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Body Image, Causes

‘Drop The Plus’ Social Media Campaign Gunning To End Body Divisions In Fashion

‘Drop The Plus’ Social Media Campaign Gunning To End Body Divisions In Fashion

“Sexy is a state of mind, not a dress size.” These are the words tweeted by Australian-Italian model Stefania Ferrario. A recent movement has started online, petitioning the fashion and […]

Body Image

Activewear Brand The Upside On A Mission To Promote Diversity In ‘Be You’ Campaign

Activewear Brand The Upside On A Mission To Promote Diversity In ‘Be You’ Campaign

Three cheers for another activewear brand recognizing the importance of catering to all body types! Australian label The Upside, created by designed Jodhi Meares who is most well-known for her […]

Fashion & Beauty

It is Time For Victoria’s Secret To Make Larger Sizes? Thousands Of Women Say Yes!

It is Time For Victoria’s Secret To Make Larger Sizes? Thousands Of Women Say Yes!

The Victoria’s Secret curse strikes again. There has been growing unrest against the brand for quite some time, heightened in 2014 with the release of their “Perfect Body” campaign featuring […]

Fashion & Beauty

Robyn Lawley Makes History As The 1st Plus Size Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition Model

Robyn Lawley Makes History As The 1st Plus Size Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition Model

Hooray for history-making women! We LOVE Robyn Lawley and everything she stands for because in almost every interview she does, she talk about body image, being a plus size model, […]

Fashion & Beauty

Plus Size Model Ashley Graham Writes Essay On Being Healthy At Every Size

Plus Size Model Ashley Graham Writes Essay On Being Healthy At Every Size

Over the past few years we have been in the middle of a body revolution. We’ve seen the insane rise of plus size fashion thanks in large part to plus […]

Body Image

Calvin Klein’s 1st “Plus Size” Model Myla Dalbesio On Body Image Fame

Calvin Klein’s 1st “Plus Size” Model Myla Dalbesio On Body Image Fame

Early November 2014, this woman made a huge stir online and on many other discussion forums. She is Myla Dalbesio, a model who was the first ever “plus size” model […]

Body Image

The Body-Shaming Debate: Do Size Categories Perpetuate The Issue?

The Body-Shaming Debate: Do Size Categories Perpetuate The Issue?

Those three little words. Easier said than done, right? If we lived in a world where the media or outside influences didn’t exist perhaps it would be a hell of […]

Fashion & Beauty

Plus Size Latina Model Denise Bidot Says Curvy Women Are Changing Fashion

Plus Size Latina Model Denise Bidot Says Curvy Women Are Changing Fashion

If there’s one thing we loathe about fashion, it’s trends. Trends are usually so dictatorial and make many of us feel inferior if we don’t have THAT item, only for […]

Body Image

Vogue And Elle Have Decidedly Different Views About Plus Size Women

Vogue And Elle Have Decidedly Different Views About Plus Size Women

The great body image debate has gained quit a bit of steam lately thanks to Victoria’s Secret’s “perfect body” campaign which outraged every woman on the internet (and then some!). […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

Brands Promoting Body Diversity In Response To Victoria’s Secret “Perfect Body” Campaign

Brands Promoting Body Diversity In Response To Victoria’s Secret “Perfect Body” Campaign

You’ve all seen it, read about it, and probably rage-tweeted about it. The Victoria’s Secret ‘perfect body’ campaign and accompanying imagery has angered a lot of women online. Just when […]

Fashion & Beauty

Robyn Lawley Sums Up The Biggest Problem With The Modelling World

Robyn Lawley Sums Up The Biggest Problem With The Modelling World

The fashion and modeling world has a major problem: it is size-ist. As in, it prefers one size only (zero) and it also prefers a certain skin color (let’s not […]

Fashion & Beauty

Vogue Hailing Plus Size Model Ashley Graham A Model For The Next Gen

Vogue Hailing Plus Size Model Ashley Graham A Model For The Next Gen

Plus size fashion, according the majority of the industry is a “niche” market. But in reality, it is a huge burgeoning area that anyone in the fashion world would be […]

Body Image, Fashion & Beauty

Plus-Size Model Crystal Renn Wants Us To Question All Beauty Standards

Plus-Size Model Crystal Renn Wants Us To Question All Beauty Standards

28 year-old Crystal Renn is a pioneer plus size model. She has been in the game since she was 14, and was one of the three plus size models (along […]

Body Image

Two Body Image Hashtags You NEED To Know About

Two Body Image Hashtags You NEED To Know About

If you are a woman who has struggled with body image issues, which is now compounded by the excessive use of selfies on social media, then you know what a […]

Fashion & Beauty

Hayley Hasselhoff Says Plus Size Models Are Changing Fashion

Hayley Hasselhoff Says Plus Size Models Are Changing Fashion

We all know the name Hasselhoff. For those of us who grew up in the 80s and early 90s, watching David Hasselhoff in ‘Baywatch’ was a must. But more recently, […]