Plus-Size Women Find Real Meaning of ‘Sexy’ After Daring Budoir Photo Shoot

Baring your body and stripping down to your underwear is not easy to do. Many women have self-esteem issues, whether they are regular folks, straight-size, or plus-size models.  Exposing yourself as you are is hard because there is constant unrealistic high standards of beauty placed by society.It is not surprising that many women have body issues because all over social media,…

Plus-Size Model Ashley Graham Walks the Runway to Show Another Perspective of Sexiness

Size 16 model Ashley Graham wowed audiences when she walked the runway during Fashion Week. As a very vocal advocate for the plus-size world, she is known for being the first plus-size model to appear in the prestigious publication Sports Illustrated. She is also one of the brand ambassadors for Lane Bryant's #ImNoAngel and #PlusIsEqual campaigns. At the New York…

The Best Places to Buy Plus-Size Clothing

  A curvier woman might have trouble when it comes to clothes shopping. This is because most brick and mortar shops aren't well stocked with plus-size clothing. Plus, almost all clothing available in these shops are shapeless and not fashionable. Because of this, plus-size women are left with no other choice, but to search online for the best buys. When they go on the…

Plus-Size Wedding Dresses: These Brides Prove That Love Sets No Standard Size

  Weddings are mainly about the bride. She should be glamorous, beautiful, sexy, and delicate. In other words, she should be the epitome of the perfect woman. For that one day, she is the star and everything revolves around her. Women of all shapes and sizes get married, and one of the biggest decisions a bride-to-be will have to make…

Learning About Plus-Size Bras and How to Get the Proper Fit

  Finding well-fitting bras is a dilemma for fuller figured women. Ideally, bras should be stylish and supportive even if your cup size is DD or bigger. For plus-size women, bras can be uncomfortable. That's probably because a lot of them are not wearing the correct plus-size bra. If you are on the curvier side yourself, the fit is the first…

Plus-Size Models Speak Out Against Project Harpoon’s Body Shaming

  Vancouver plus-size model Ruby Roxx found herself embroiled in a social media body shaming campaign. The editor-in-chief of Beauty Mark Magazine was alerted by a Facebook follower that her photograph was circulating online. The photo had been digitally altered to make her appear thinner. [caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Ruby Roxx[/caption] The image was featured on the Facebook page of…

A Look Into the Male Plus-Size Models of Today

  Comedian and American social media personality Josh Ostrovsky, AKA The Fat Jew, has ventured into the world of fashion. With 5.8 million followers on Instagram, where he posts a mix of funny animals and celebrity pictures with ironic captions, he's a powerful presence on the photo-sharing site. [caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="641"] Josh Ostrovsky[/caption] Fashion didn't seem like a likely move for…

TV Actress Lea DeLaria Talks About Body Positivy and Being a Butch Lesbian

  Orange is the New Black's Lea DeLaria was featured on What's Underneath. Her piece titled "What's Not To Love?" shows her answering many questions about the struggle she went through as a lesbian. What's Underneath talks to people while they undress and show literally what's underneath. In this episode, you hear from DeLaria. In the video, she talks about…

Melissa McCarthy Plans to Ban “Plus-Size” Label with Own Clothing Line

  Melissa McCarthy is a movie star, mother, comedian and fashion designer. She’s launching her clothing line Melissa McCarthy Seven7 at multiple major retailers. Melissa wants to do away with the plus size label. As a body positivity advocate, she does not like that women’s clothing is separated in stores. There’s no need to have larger women feel unworthy and…

Straight/Curve: New Documentary on the Rise of Plus-Size Industry

Willowy and waif like bodies were all the rage back in the day. However, a new movement is taking the fashion world by storm that is redefining society’s definition of beauty. A new documentary that explores the rise of the plus size in the fashion industry will be hitting airwaves in the fall of 2016. Fittingly titled as Straight/Curve, the…

5 Plus-Size Lingerie from Taurus Rainbow You Must Have

Lingerie is one of the most essential pieces every women should have in their closet. Despite the fact that lingerie pieces are normally worn underneath your clothes as a basic cover up, these intimates are important as these can either make or break your whole ensemble. Lingerie comes in a variety of forms. From the basic panties and bras to the…

Kentucky Derby-Inspired Plus-Size Dresses You’d Love

The Kentucky Derby is an annual horse race held at Louisville, Kentucky, USA. This race is known around the US as “the most exciting two minutes in sports” and features thoroughbreds racing against each other on a two-kilometer length racetrack. One of this derby's main highlights aside from the race and the beautiful thoroughbreds is the styles worn by the men…

You Gotta Love Charlotte Russe’s New Plus-Size Collection

The plus-size revolution that is sweeping the fashion industry has influenced another popular retail clothing brand into expanding their own clothing line. Charlotte Russe, another clothing retail chain store took center stage recently when they finally branched out to cater to the plus-size community. This known clothing store specializes in the creation of clothing and accessories for teens and women in…

Former Plus-Size Model Grisel Launches Smoking Hot Swimwear

It is not an uncommon scenario for former plus-size models to eventually venture out into a business of their own, whether it is related to modeling or not. In fact, the plus-size industry boasts of a number of these models who established a name for themselves not just by modeling, but also by becoming accomplished entrepreneurs. One of the plus-size models…

Curvy Girl Lingerie Comes Out with Plus-Size Swimwear Line

Plus-size women today have a variety of brands to choose from when it comes to choosing bathing suits. Aside from Swimsuitsforall and other top brands that came out with their own swimsuit lines, there is also another brand that has released their own swimwear collection just in time for summer. Curvy Girl Lingerie recently made headlines after they released their…

Plus-Size Dresses that Are Perfect for This Wedding Season

A wedding is just one of the many occasions that a woman celebrates in her life. It is also one of the most highly anticipated celebrations in the world. Aside from the unforgettable walk down the aisle to the last dance of the evening, weddings have also developed the reputation of being one of the melting pot of all things fashionable…