Plus-Size Lingerie Models Who Would Make Perfect Victoria’s Secret Models

Victoria's Secret is a brand that has become synonymous with the word lingerie. Over the years, audiences have been treated to the must-see fashion event of the year: The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show. Each show features long and lean models including Adriana Lima, Behati Prinsloo, and Candice Swanepoel. Women of all colors have been given the chance to sashay down the signature runway, but…

‘Project Runway’ Gains Worldwide Praise for Including Models Up to Size 22 This Season

Project Runway is one of the most popular reality show competitions on television. It has catapulted the careers of several designers including Christian Siriano and Ashley Nell Tipton, both of whom have released designer clothing lines for women of all shapes and sizes. Following the footsteps of their successful alumni, Project Runway Season 16 announced a major change to its casting this season: their…

Plus-Size Trendsetters You Should Start Following on Instagram

Plus-size fashion has been ever-changing over the years, especially after body-positive movements have helped women become more accepting of their bodies. Now there's a plus-size model on the cover of Sports Illustrated, curvy girls dominating New York Fashion Week, and plus-size guys being accepted into modeling agencies.But even with all these changes, there is always room for improvement. It is about…

Why Plus-Size Model Dexter Mayfield Is Taking the Fashion Industry by Storm

Bodies of all shapes and sizes are slowly beginning to get recognition in the fashion industry. The likes of Ashley Graham and Iskra Lawrence have found themselves on the cover of magazines and sashaying down the runway. Although this is a good sign for plus-size women everywhere, the industry hasn't shown much love for their male counterparts. Enter Dexter Mayfield, a California dancer and…

Lifestyle Brand Athleta Issues Apology After Labeling Straight-Size Models ‘Plus-Size’

The fashion industry is building a slow but consistent road toward body acceptance. In 2016, lingerie brand Lane Bryant dropped their This Body campaign commercial which starred Ashley Graham, Precious Lee, and Tara Lynn. The ad managed to crush stereotypes and establish the idea that plus-size bodies are sexy too. Other efforts to encourage fitness and self-love among curvier women include Iskra Lawrence's cover story on SELF magazine's…

Ashley Graham Launches SECOND Collection with Swimsuits for All

If you need another reason to get excited about summer, then you should know that supermodel Ashley Graham is launching her second collection with popular online retailer Swimsuits for All. The New York–based company is known for creating stylish suits that fit sizes 4 and above.Graham first collaborated with them during her historic Sports Illustrated cover last February 2015. In the same year, Swimsuits for…

5 of Your Favorite Plus-Size Bloggers Are Featured in the 2017 Eloquii Swimwear Campaign

Summer is officially here. That means the temperature gets hotter, skin gets darker, and clothes get shorter. It also means that your favorite retail brands would start rolling out their swimsuit campaigns. One big name that has already laid out its 2017 collection is Eloquii. The 2017 Eloquii Swimwear Campaign combats the "perfect bikini body" stereotype, and they've enlisted the…

Scientific Case Confirms That Plus-Size Representation Has a Positive Effect on Women

According to a recently conducted study by the Florida State University researchers, women are more likely to be drawn to images that feature plus-size models rather than those with slimmer ones. Other than increasing the likelihood of them purchasing the items they are modeling, there was also a significant improvement in their mental health.  Science Confirms That Plus-Size Representation Ensures Positive…