‘Project Runway’ Mentor Tim Gunn Campaigns for an All-Plus-Size Season

For fifteen seasons and five all-star specials, reality television show Project Runway has been entertaining audiences from all walks of life. The show focuses on aspiring fashion designers who will have to undergo weekly challenges just to get the coveted price.Finalists get to show their collection at New York Fashion Week, making Project Runway one of the most influential TV programs in the modern era.…

Ashley Graham’s Body-Positive Message for 2017

Countless plus-sized personalities have been looking to end 2016 right by giving a body-positive message. Danielle Brooks, Tess Holliday, and Iskra Lawrence are just some of the newsmakers who turned to social media to encourage women to greet 2017 with self-confidence and pride. One significant body-positive message was from Ashley Graham. The model has been experiencing success from her hard work and endeavors over the year 2016,…

Middle East Plus-Size Women Confess About Their Struggles

Plus-size women in America already experience marginalization in society. But for Middle East plus-size women, their personal experiences are far worse. In an interview with Volup2.com, blogger and founder of the online community Middle East Plus Size Fashion Bloggers Hanane Fathalah has been more than candid about the disaster plus-size women in the Middle East experience on a daily basis. May it be…

Plus-Size Model Shelly King Launches ‘Respeck My Curves’ Campaign

Wilmington-based plus-size model Shelly King kick-started the body positive campaign called Respeck My Curves, which aims to promote self-love toward women all over the country. The 10-year modeling veteran came up with the idea after attending the Full Figured Fashion Week in New York and later decided to launch the campaign in her hometown of Northside Wilmington.Shelly King Launches 'Respeck My…