Post Tagged with: "plus size"

Retailer Meijer Committed To Integrating Plus Sizes Into All 230 Of Its Stores By Early 2017

Retailer Meijer Committed To Integrating Plus Sizes Into All 230 Of Its Stores By Early 2017

The movement to integrate plus size fashion into the regular fashion departments at major stores has just gone up a notch with Midwest retailed Meijer beating out all other brands […]

December 22, 2016 ×
Model, Musician & Multiple Sclerosis Advocate Carmina Suzanne Turns Illness Into Inspiration

Model, Musician & Multiple Sclerosis Advocate Carmina Suzanne Turns Illness Into Inspiration

If there is one word that has become more popular and widely used than “selfie” right now, it is “diversity”. Especially considering the uptick in violence and hatred toward minorities […]

December 7, 2016 ×
We Love Tim Gunn Calling Out The Fashion Industry For Ignoring Plus Size Bodies

We Love Tim Gunn Calling Out The Fashion Industry For Ignoring Plus Size Bodies

In a time where there are increased conversations about the need for more diversity in fashion, and how the current body rebel-ution is playing out, it’s awesome to know there […]

October 13, 2016 ×
Refinery29, Aerie & Lane Bryant Join Forces For A Powerful Mov’t To Dismantle Unconscious Body Bias In Media

Refinery29, Aerie & Lane Bryant Join Forces For A Powerful Mov’t To Dismantle Unconscious Body Bias In Media

Game-changer alert! This is a campaign and a movement that could take the current body positive and plus size movement in the fashion industry to the next level. Easily one […]

October 10, 2016 ×
Ashley Graham’s New H&M Campaign Is An Important Turning Point In Mainstream Fashion

Ashley Graham’s New H&M Campaign Is An Important Turning Point In Mainstream Fashion

Ashley Graham is a woman whose reputation these days precedes her. She is a pioneer model in an industry whose narrow standards of beauty are slowly being dismantled by badass […]

September 5, 2016 ×
This Queen Started A Viral Hashtag #WeWearWhatWeWant To Put Body Police On Notice

This Queen Started A Viral Hashtag #WeWearWhatWeWant To Put Body Police On Notice

If there is one person, in retrospect, who Beyonce might’ve written the lyrics “Coz I slay, all day, I slay” about, it is Los Angeles-based model and blogger Simone Mariposa. […]

August 19, 2016 ×
Plus Size Pioneers Denise Bidot & Clementine Desseaux On The Inclusive Fashion Revolution

Plus Size Pioneers Denise Bidot & Clementine Desseaux On The Inclusive Fashion Revolution

In case you haven’t been keeping up (which, if you’re an avid GTHQ reader there’s no way you would have missed it!) there is a fashion revolution afoot and it’s […]

August 15, 2016 ×
JCPenney’s ‘Here I Am’ Campaign Is Taking A Stand Against Negativity Toward Plus Size Women

JCPenney’s ‘Here I Am’ Campaign Is Taking A Stand Against Negativity Toward Plus Size Women

You know things are changing in the consumer fashion world when brands like JCPenney are hiring popular new media influencers to feature in their campaigns, rather than the typical anonymous […]

July 13, 2016 ×
These Women Will Completely Change The Way You Think Of Stereotypical Yoga Bodies

These Women Will Completely Change The Way You Think Of Stereotypical Yoga Bodies

It seems we are finally getting to a point where society accepts that health and fitness definitions are not a one-size-fits-all set of specifications. It’s not uncommon to see debates […]

July 7, 2016 ×
How Plus Size Clothing Has Finally Evolved From Frumpy To Fashionable

How Plus Size Clothing Has Finally Evolved From Frumpy To Fashionable

For too long, plus-size fashion has had much less support than the styles of “couture” and “high fashion” designers as seen on runways. The fight for equal plus-size fashion has […]

April 5, 2016 ×
IMG’s First Male Plus Size Model Zach Miko Is Changing Narrow Masculine Body Ideals

IMG’s First Male Plus Size Model Zach Miko Is Changing Narrow Masculine Body Ideals

Move over Derek Zoolander, there’s a new male model in town! His name is Zach Miko, and he has officially been signed to the world’s largest modeling agency, IMG Models […]

April 4, 2016 ×
Melissa McCarthy On The Message About Body Image She Is Teaching Her Daughters

Melissa McCarthy On The Message About Body Image She Is Teaching Her Daughters

One of the most important videos Dove released was their “Legacy” feature where they focused on how the self-esteem of a mother greatly impacts her daughter. In the video we […]

March 22, 2016 ×