"Some of us want to be noticed and do not want to hide, so make designs that any other woman wants because we have the same needs, desires, and eye for design that a straight-size woman has," says Alex Michael May.
My own style journey really started when I threw all the plus size fashion ‘rules’ I had been told my whole life out the window and stoped being afraid to wear certain trends because of my body type. Through forcing myself to step out of my comfort zone and be bold, I found the confidence to rock any garment and when you feel good in your own skin you can rock anything! This NYFW thanks to size inclusive shows like Chromat and events like theCURVYcon, plus size influencers have taken over the streets and sharing their top style tips to keep you looking your best this season! For more style inspiration follow me on instagram @margieplus and my style blog www.margiepus.com.
Model Hunter McGrady calls out the retailer for its major fashion faux pas.
Plus-size women are seeing themselves represented in fashion by designers and retailers in ways unseen before.
Stylist Shainna Harrison says she "learned a lot about myself and the things that I liked because I was made to make them.”
Katie Willcox has been studying the symbolism of the beauty ideal — and what she found is utterly fascinating.
From lighting to confidence, here are the five tips they recommend to help you take your Instagram to the next level, and beyond.
Plus-size shoppers want clothing that fits their diverse figures, athletic wear that actually performs, and better styles for men.
Joy Nash may be a beacon of body confidence now, but it wasn’t always this way. “I kind of had a contentious relationship with some family members when I was growing up,” the Dietland star reveals to Yahoo Lifestyle at theCURVYcon in New York City on Friday.
The founders of theCURVYcon get candid about how to feel good naked and why buying one little item could be the first step to a better sex life.
For Nikki Bella, Jennifer Lopez has been a source of inspiration from a young age just as much as sports has been.
"Project Runway" winner Ashley Nell Tipton reveals that the secret of a successful outfit is what you put on your body first.
Here's what it takes to feel good in your clothes and — perhaps more important — about what's underneath them.
Nicolette Mason, a co-founder of the fashion line Premme, says most modeling agencies don't sign models above a size 14.
On Friday at the Chromat fashion show, a curvy model walked the runway wearing a statement T-shirt that read "Sample Size."
Three models made their runway debut at theCURVYcon and the crowd reaction was priceless.
Plus-size women have one major shopping gripe: It’s really hard to find clothing in their size. Designer Tracy Reese laid out some key reasons why.
Following LOFT‘s inclusive runway show at theCURVYcon was a panel discussion on size diversity in the fashion industry featuring singer-songwriter Lizzo. Lizzo attends #TeeUpChange Campaign Launch Hosted By Dia&Co. and the CFDA at theCURVYcon on September 7, 2018 in New York City. Later in the panel, Dia & Co shared the news of its T-shirt campaign with the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) to fund size-inclusive fashion education programs, and Lizzo felt emotional about seeing her ‘Worship me’-emblazoned’ T-shirt modeled on the runway.
Williams, 38, stepped away from the U.S. Open to talk about growth in plus-size fashion. The athlete and designer of the brand EleVen likened size discrimination in fashion to gender inequality in tennis.
Through the #TeeUpChange campaign, plus-size e-commerce retailer, Dia & Co, and the CFDA hope to champion size inclusivity.
In fashion, representation isn't given — it's earned. Last season's Fashion Spot diversity report — a biannual digest that logs runway diversity in all forms — showed the fall 2018 runways experienced the first regression in plus-size model castings in two years.