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Body Image

NYU Art Exhibition ‘Beyond Measure’ Explores The Changing Role Of Plus Size Women In Fashion

NYU Art Exhibition ‘Beyond Measure’ Explores The Changing Role Of Plus Size Women In Fashion

The conversation around plus size women in the fashion industry has increased a lot over the past few years with the infiltration of social media, plus size bloggers and plus […]

Fashion & Beauty

UK Clothing Brand JD Williams Defies Ageism With Its “Fashion Begins At Fifty” Campaign

UK Clothing Brand JD Williams Defies Ageism With Its “Fashion Begins At Fifty” Campaign

Four fashion experts. All female. All over 50. That’s basically all you need to know about this badass, ageism-defying campaign from UK brand JD Williams. The “Fashion begins at 50” […]

Fashion & Beauty, Interviews

SmartGlamour’s #ImFlattered Campaign Popularity Shows The Need For More Body Positive Fashion

SmartGlamour’s #ImFlattered Campaign Popularity Shows The Need For More Body Positive Fashion

If you have been a long-time reader of GTHQ, you would already know we are huge fans of a body positive brand based out of New York called SmartGlamour. Started […]

Body Image

UK Body Image Series ‘Size Matters’ Aims To Revolutionize Fashion’s Unhealthy Standards

UK Body Image Series ‘Size Matters’ Aims To Revolutionize Fashion’s Unhealthy Standards

Back in October we shared the story of UK politician Caroline Nokes who prompted an inquiry into the alleged harmful practices of the fashion and modeling industries, after a handful […]

Fashion & Beauty

ICYMI Ashley Nell Tipton Is Officially The First Plus Size Designer To Win Project Runway

ICYMI Ashley Nell Tipton Is Officially The First Plus Size Designer To Win Project Runway

You may remember back in 2013 when Project Runway judge Tim Gunn talked about the need for better plus size fashion, understanding that it is a huge market. Just how […]

Body Image

UK Model Puts Unhealthy Fashion Industry Standards On Blast After Being Told To Lose Weight

UK Model Puts Unhealthy Fashion Industry Standards On Blast After Being Told To Lose Weight

It’s a familiar tale, one where a young woman is shamed for her body type by an industry that has successfully thrived off telling generations of men and women that […]

Fashion & Beauty

Alexa Chung Discovers Why Diversity & Body Positivity Is Good For The Future Of Fashion

Alexa Chung Discovers Why Diversity & Body Positivity Is Good For The Future Of Fashion

It’s no secret that the plus size fashion industry has infiltrated the mainstream fashion and advertising world in a big way. While some may think of it as some sort […]

Fashion & Beauty

Burberry’s 1st Indian Model Neelam Gill Talks Racism, Fashion & Being Paid More Than Men

Burberry’s 1st Indian Model Neelam Gill Talks Racism, Fashion & Being Paid More Than Men

Back in early 2014 we shared the news that luxury fashion brand Burberry, established in 1856, finally hired an Indian woman for their Spring/Summer 2014 campaign. Yep, it took 158 […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

Can This Politician Change UK Law To Protect Models From Dangerous Weight Standards?

Can This Politician Change UK Law To Protect Models From Dangerous Weight Standards?

This is not the first time we have seen a politician in a certain country petition for laws that will revolutionize the fashion industry in a good way. In light […]

Body Image, Boys We Like

We Love Model Shaun Ross’ “In My Skin I Win” Body Positive Movement!

We Love Model Shaun Ross’ “In My Skin I Win” Body Positive Movement!

You may be familiar with American model Shaun Ross, or at the very least seen him in magazines, on runways, in a music video, on a TV show and more. […]

Fashion & Beauty

Clothing Brand The Limited Feat. 60 Girl Bosses In ‘The New Look Of Leadership’ Campaign

Clothing Brand The Limited Feat. 60 Girl Bosses In ‘The New Look Of Leadership’ Campaign

Although diversity and inclusivity is not yet the norm in fashion, there are some key movers and shakers looking to make this happen. One of our favorite people in the […]

Fashion & Beauty

How Designer Carrie Hammer Has Powerfully Changed The Beauty Status Quo At NYFW

How Designer Carrie Hammer Has Powerfully Changed The Beauty Status Quo At NYFW

We’re not really a fashion site, we don’t dedicate any articles to the hottest fall trends, and we certainly aren’t about to start selling merchandise on our homepage at all. […]

Causes, Fashion & Beauty

Clothing Brand Le Dessein Turns Fashion Into An Education Opportunity For Girls In The Developing World

Clothing Brand Le Dessein Turns Fashion Into An Education Opportunity For Girls In The Developing World

If you have been a long-time reader of GTHQ, you will know that whenever we post articles about fashion, it usually has an extra element of female empowerment of social […]

Entertainment

Sick Of Publications That Make Women Feel Inadequate? Then Get Familiar With Riposte Magazine

Sick Of Publications That Make Women Feel Inadequate? Then Get Familiar With Riposte Magazine

It’s no secret that the majority of women’s magazines in the world today exist to create and perpetuate a culture based on superficiality, bitchiness, and negativity. Sure not every bit […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

Body Image Docu ‘Straight/Curve’ Shows The Biggest Problem With Sample Sizes In Fashion

Body Image Docu ‘Straight/Curve’ Shows The Biggest Problem With Sample Sizes In Fashion

Is diversity happening in the fashion and modeling industries? Yes indeed! We have seen a huge body image revolution over the past few years which has allowed women of all […]