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Plus-Size Fashion - Page 2
Blogger Margie Plus Proves Curvy Women Can (& Should) Wear
One look at plus-size blogger Margie Ashcroft's website, Margie Plus, and you'll know the New York-based writer, stylist, and singer isn't one to shy away ...
May 12, 2016
12 Plus-Size Lingerie Looks That Will Leave You Hot & Bothered
Let’s get intimate for a moment: What’s the state of your lingerie wardrobe? Is it sad and drab, with saggy granny panties and moth-eaten bras? Is it an ...
May 9, 2016
They Don’t Want Me To Wear Miniskirts — But I Do Anyway
I'm a size 12, and I also love fashion. Those two things shouldn't feel contradictory, but it seems that the fashion industry has always told me that the ...
Take Back The Beach
May 9, 2016
Christian Siriano On His Lane Bryant Line, Out Now — & Plus-Size Fashion Today
Get ready: The Christian Siriano x Lane Bryant collection is finally here, and we’ve got some exclusive details from the man himself. The 18-piece ...
Apr 27, 2016
: A Style Bible For Women Sizes 14+
When I went off to college in 2002, an “adult” in my own mind, my parents gifted me with a style book that affected me more than I’d like to admit. It ...
Apr 12, 2016
Beth Ditto Has
Ideas About Plus-Size Fashion, So She Made Her Own Line
There’s a new player on the plus-size fashion scene, and she knows her demographic very intimately: The Gossip singer Beth Ditto just dropped her ...
Celebs & Influencers
Feb 16, 2016
Ashley Graham's Newest Gig Is Kind Of A Big Deal — Here's Why
Before Sports Illustrated’s annual Swimsuit Issue came out last year, there was tons of buzz surrounding the first “plus-size” model to appear in the ...
Feb 10, 2016
Lane Bryant Partners With Fashion College For New Line
With over 100 years of experience crafting full-figured designs, Lane Bryant not surprisingly leads the plus-size pack in terms of designer collections. ...
Feb 5, 2016
After Getting Instagram-Shamed By Boss, Store Employee Quits
There have been vast improvements regarding body acceptance lately, but the world has a way of reminding us that there’s still a lot of work to be done. ...
Feb 3, 2016
A Look At How Plus-Size Women Have Been Marginalized By Fashion Throughout History
There’s no denying that plus-size women and plus-size fashion have experienced a surge of popularity recently, so it’s not completely surprising that one ...
Jan 28, 2016
The Best Plus-Size Activewear To Up Your Workout Game
It’s January and gyms are packed. And even if you’re drenched in sweat or concentrating on finally sticking your crow pose, wearing clothing that works for...
Jan 22, 2016
Gabi Fresh’s Latest Swimwear Collection Will Have You Planning A Vacation ASAP
Ah, January. Time for fresh starts, clean slates, and one of my new favorite traditions: the release of a fresh collection of GabiFresh for Swim Sexy looks...
Jan 11, 2016
Rachel Roy Gives Plus-Size Women What We Want: The Exact Same Thing As Straight-Size...
In 2015, plus-sized fashion had a banner year. And just two weeks in, 2016 is off to a progressive start: First, Forever 21 launched its first plus ...
Jan 8, 2016
Nicolette Mason Designed A Dress Collection (& We're Obsessed)
One of my favorite things about the fashion world is design partnerships. Naturally, I love the affordability a collaboration offers, but what really pulls...
Jan 6, 2016
How I'm Beating My Fashion Fears
Whenever I'm asked about personal style, my first response has been to say, "I've never been interested in fashion, because the fashion industry has never ...
Anti Diet Project
Jan 4, 2016
The Best Plus Fashion Moments Of 2015
I’ve been working in the fashion industry for more than eight years, and the changes I’ve seen over that course of time have been remarkable; I’ve gone ...
Dec 29, 2015
21 Plus-Size Dresses PERFECT For The Holidays
Regardless of what you celebrate, chances are that your calendar has quickly filled with parties, get-togethers, shindigs, and fêtes, (with maybe a fancy ...
Dec 17, 2015
#AskLaneBryant Anything During Our Live Twitter Chat
With a storied history of over 100 years (and more than one million likes on Facebook), it’s not surprising that, out of all the brands built for women ...
Dec 2, 2015
Meet The First Plus-Size Designer To Win
Last night was the Project Runway finale. I'm woman enough to admit it — I cried. When Ashley Nell Tipton’s gorgeous collection came down the runway — on...
Nov 6, 2015
Rebel Wilson's Plus-Size Collection Is Not What "Your Older Aunt Would Wear To A...
Back in May, we announced that plus-specialty clothing store Torrid was venturing into the ever-popular celeb-collab territory with Aussie actress Rebel ...
Nov 2, 2015
The Body-Inclusive Fashion Site That Doesn't Want To Be Labeled "Plus-Size"
With existing brands expanding their size offerings, and new plus-specific and size-inclusive clothing lines popping up faster than comments on a ...
Oct 30, 2015
Dorothy Perkins Launched A Plus-Size Range (& It's Awesome)
As much as we love fringe, plaid, and leather, there's one trend we just can’t get enough of: the move toward inclusivity at some of our favorite fashion ...
Oct 19, 2015
10 Fall Trends That Are Hitting Plus-Size Retailers
Fashion Month is finally over; subway platforms no longer feel like saunas, and pumpkin spice has taken over the world — it must be fall. It's also the ...
Oct 14, 2015
There's A Plus-Size Flea Market Happening This Weekend That You Cannot Miss
We've detailed, at length, the sartorial discrimination that those who wear above a size 14 face nearly every time they step foot in a store. Whether ...
Oct 3, 2015
Let's Talk About Lane Bryant's Complicated #PlusIsEqual Campaign
A couple weeks ago, plus-size clothing brand Lane Bryant revealed its latest social media campaign, #PlusIsEqual. With a stunning advertorial spread that...
Sep 28, 2015
This Plus-Size Model And Designer Walked Her Own Lingerie At NYFW
There are very few models out there who can both walk the walk and talk the talk — but Ashley Graham proved that she can do both with her body-positive ...
Sep 17, 2015
Plus-Size Brand Eloquii Will Now Sell Wide-Sized Footwear
Scroll through the commentary on Eloquii's Facebook page and a clear trend begins to emerge. Between the gushing comments about its stellar customer ...
Sep 9, 2015
The Faces Behind The Secret #PlusIsEqual Campaign Revealed
By now, you've most likely seen the much buzzed about #PlusIsEqual ad, with its lineup of beautiful plus-sized bodies silhouetted against a studio backdrop...
Sep 8, 2015
Say Goodbye To These Plus-Size Rules
There's been this thing that's somehow still embedded in most of our consciousnesses where we still believe that clothing should be seen as camouflage, to ...
Fuck The Fashion Rules
Sep 1, 2015
Why Plus-Size Brands Are The Only Ones Using The "Real Women" Hook
Although the fashion industry frequently gets a lot of hate from those who claim that it's exclusionary and fake, it feels like many brands have taken ...
Aug 18, 2015