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  • ‘Curviest model ever’ walks fashion's most inclusive runway

    Sports Illustrated star Hunter McGrady and other curvy women hit the catwalk for theCURVYcon 2018. Watch live!

  • The 8 plus-size fashion brands every curvy woman needs to know

    The plus-size industry is booming like never before. Curvy supermodels like Ashley Graham and Oscar-nominated actresses like Gabby Sidibe can be seen gracing the pages of Vogue and fighting for representation in media and entertainment. Though some may claim we still have a long way to go, I am happy to report that there are now more plus-size shopping options than ever. Not only are big-box retailers like Target and Loft expanding their extended-size options, but there is a handful of new brands that are looking out for us curvy girls. This inclusive focus has sparked major events like theCURVYcon, which gathers hundreds of like-minded curvy women and men from around the world to provide insightful panels and offer a one-of-a-kind in-person shopping experience. The event will be live-streamed on Yahoo Lifestyle on Sept. 7 and Sept. 8.From plus-size luxury sites to fashion-forward looks that won’t break the bank, I’ve rounded up eight awesome brands to shop this season. For more style inspiration, follow me on Instagram: @margieplus or my style blog www.margieplus.com. Yahoo Lifestyle will live-stream theCURVYcon 2018 on Friday, Sept. 7, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., and on Saturday, Sept. 8, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Bookmark this link to tune in!Read More from Yahoo Lifestyle: • It’s not your fault that you don’t love your body’: Model Alexa LaRosa on fashion’s dirty little secret  • ‘Dietland’ actress Jen Ponton shares why fat women are more than just ‘the funny sidekick’ • WWE star Nia Jax on how sports gave her confidence: ‘My body had its purpose’ Follow us on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter for nonstop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day.

  • Venus Williams expands fashion label into plus-size: 'Representation matters'

    For the exclusive launch of her new plus-size collection for her fashion label, EleVen, Williams is partnering with digital plus-size marketplace Dia&Co, which currently houses the largest plus-size activewear selection in the world.

  • 'Be quiet' says iconic plus-size model to haters, recalling days when ‘we were not allowed to be on the runway’

    Emme, a former news reporter and the first mainstream plus-size supermodel in the 1990s, referred to herself as “the windshield of the full-figured industry, where you’re going 100 mph and all the bugs get stuck to it.”

  • Curvy models stun in groundbreaking fashion show

    Plus-size beauties ruled the runway at theCURVYCon’s first-ever fashion show, a stylish celebration of body diversity.