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Celebrities

Serena Williams Hates The Term ‘Plus Size’ — So She’s Using This Word Instead

Serena Williams Hates The Term ‘Plus Size’ — So She’s Using This Word Instead

By AnnaMarie Houlis for Fairygodboss Serena Williams recently unveiled the latest addition to her fashion line that she launched back in May 2018: sizes beyond XL. What’s especially exciting, however, […]

Body Image

TLC Star Whitney Way Thore Fighting For A World Where Beauty Isn’t The Measure Of Success

TLC Star Whitney Way Thore Fighting For A World Where Beauty Isn’t The Measure Of Success

She became a viral sensation from her ‘A Fat Girl Dancing’ Youtube video which has more than 9 million views since it was released. Almost overnight she became a national […]

Body Image

Plus Size Badass Dolly Singh Is Busting The Myth That Only Some Bodies Are Made For Yoga

Plus Size Badass Dolly Singh Is Busting The Myth That Only Some Bodies Are Made For Yoga

If you have ever read the comments under an image of a plus size or curvy person doing pretty much anything, especially when they are talking about body-positivity, you will […]

Body Image

These Plus Size Activists Are Expanding Fashion Boundaries By Including Men In The Bo-Po Movement

These Plus Size Activists Are Expanding Fashion Boundaries By Including Men In The Bo-Po Movement

We talk a lot about body positivity and the movement started by everyday fashion influencers who are making a real impact on the way the fashion industry decision-makers portray bodies […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: I Can’t Keep “Quiet” & “Pretty Big Movement” Destroying Dance Stereotypes

FEMINIST FRIDAY: I Can’t Keep “Quiet” & “Pretty Big Movement” Destroying Dance Stereotypes

Hello Friday, we’ve been waiting for you and now you are here! We love ending the week with our Feminist Friday series, where we get to share the videos we […]

Fashion & Beauty

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 […]

Body Image, Interviews

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 […]

Boys We Like, Fashion & Beauty

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 […]

Causes

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 […]

Fashion & Beauty

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 […]

Body Image

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. […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

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 […]