In a historic moment, Chella Man has just become the first deaf, trans model to be signed to IMG.
Through the #TeeUpChange campaign, plus-size e-commerce retailer, Dia & Co, and the CFDA hope to champion size inclusivity.
At the end of the day, says curvy influencer CeCe Olisa, "I’m the person that really matters. So even if [all my followers] all think I’m great, if I don’t, then that’s a problem."
Plus-size model Tess Holiday appears on the latest issue of Cosmopolitan U.K. and has a lot to say.
Instead of relying on the industry to readily embrace the 67% of women who are over a size 14, people like Katie Sturino, who runs the website The 12ish Style, is leading the charge when it comes to asking brands to expand their size range. Last week, Sturino shared with her Instagram followers that she was tired of the limited options available in her size. You guys, I can’t stop!!! I’ve hit my limit with designers who don’t consider my body type! Please post your frustrated fitting room selfies and the styles you wish were available to you with the #MakeMySize hashtag...they are listening...let them know❤️ (these are @frame jeans size 32/XL/14) PS: thought I’d give you a break from my bra being exposed PS if you want jeans that DO fit check out my @jcrew post! They go up to a 37!
theCurvyCon 2018, to be live-streamed on Yahoo Lifestyle, will offer new features at its three-day celebration of plus-size diversity and fashion.
Every December, we review the hundreds of magazine covers that are released by leading U.S. fashion publications each year to quantify how diverse our domestic newsstands are, and how representative they are of the U.S. as a nation. In 2017, we were disappointed to report that diversity on the ...
Full Figured Fashion Week has been empowering women through plus-size fashion for the past 10 years, long before plus-size fashion broke through at New York Fashion Week.
Jess Miller is used to not quite fitting in other people's boxes. As the first plus-size model signed to New York-based agency The Lions, as a queer person who spent the last three years working for a Christian church and as an outspokenly religious person in the often secular world of fashion, ...
Rihanna is continuing to send a message of acceptance and body positivity with her latest project. "The line dares you to try something new while completely remaining authentic to yourself,” she said.
And Comfort, a new plus-size clothing brand launching today, wants to be your go-to for size-inclusive minimalist design.
As fashion brands and retailers grapple with how to be more inclusive, they are looking within their own ranks, casting employees in their fashion ads.
"The industry is finally hearing the voices of women of color and acknowledging our buying power," says Tiara Willis, the genius behind Twitter account @MakeupforWOC.
There seems to be a pattern of optimal greatness here, and it's crystal clear why Fenty Beauty was also awarded "Invention of the Year" by Time in 2017.
South Sudanese model Thon Peter Athian was one of the few black models on the runway during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia. He shares what it's like to work as a model of color in the Russian fashion industry.
Beauty Bakerie founder Cashmere Nicole launched her cosmetics company after being inspired by her daughter Jasmyn.
CoverGirl is continuing to add to its beautifully diverse roster of brand ambassadors with the most recent introduction of athletes Shelina Moreda and Massy Arias. According to the brand, the motorcycle road racer and fitness trainer represent the CoverGirl persona through their boundary-breaking, dedication, confidence, passion, and, of course, beauty.