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Hot button issues and news in the plus size fashion world

Ad-Ons

Ad-Ons

The other day while making my usual Facebook rounds, I stumbled upon a great little story from UpWorthy. They featured photos of H&M ads with minor adjustments made by artist Daniel Soares. Soares takes jumbo Photoshop toolbar stickers, and places…

Cover Story

Cover Story

Extra! Extra! Read all about it! Chances are pretty great that you’ve heard of Lena Dunham by now, and most likely even seen an episode or two of Girls. Well she is now the subject of a conversation having to do…

Motivational Monday- No Rules

Motivational Monday- No Rules

Good morning, beauties! Here’s hoping you have an amazing start to your week. Here’s a little something that has put some pep in my step, and I hope it does the same for you. ♥ Zizzi of Denmark has launched a…

Radiant Orchid

Radiant Orchid

As you may or may not know, Radiant Orchid is Pantone’s Color of The Year for 2014. I hope you like this color because I think you’ll be seeing it everywhere! It’s already starting. Everywhere you look… you can find…

And The Award Goes To…

And The Award Goes To…

Gabby Sidibe! I’m sure you’ve all heard about this by now, but after Sunday’s Golden Globes, haters took to social media to bash the beautiful Gabby Sidibe and her the way she looked for the event. I mean… people were…

Off Target

Off Target

I’ve been considering writing an open letter of sorts to Target. I’ve been a long-time fan of Target. I’ve always enjoyed shopping there. They offer clothing, shoes, and accessories for reasonable prices, and typically offer a fairly wide range of…

Santa, Take Note

Santa, Take Note

Bullying was certainly something I had to deal with when I was growing up. It made going to school a chore, and teachers questioned my social intelligence as I didn’t much care for most kids my age… with good reason….

Learning to Love Your Fat Naked Body

Learning to Love Your Fat Naked Body

Photo by Revecka Natalia Photography for Volup. 2 Magazine   Tess Munster is a well-known plus size model. She recently wrote about how she grew and learned to love her fat naked body. The Huffington Post published the article online…

Body Love

Body Love

Hey all! I just discovered The Body Love Conference! Check out the website to see what it’s all about. It looks like a grand affair. I’m adding it to my wish list for things to check out and blog about….

Thanks, But No Thanks

Thanks, But No Thanks

I think it’s fairly safe to assume that most people heard of the controversy some months back when Abercrombie & Fitch’s CEO Mike Jeffries (pictured below) noted that the company hires attractive people because they only want to draw attractive…