#PlusIsEqual, the First All-Male Plus-Size Fashion Show, Just Had a Casting Call

While women were constantly at the butt end of jokes on weight in the past decades, male privilege itself and the social stigmas surrounding masculinity are causing the significant delay in the body positivity movement for male bodies. Thankfully, as the fashion industry slowly diversifies over the years, more and more plus-size male models have made waves all over the…

Blogger Brianna McDonnell Creates #BeInYourSkin 2018 Calendar to Celebrate Plus-Size Women Everywhere

Pirelli has taken huge strides in revamping their iconic calendars after a public outcry for more diversity. Now the Italian company has included diverse models of all cultural backgrounds, colors, and body size. The move has earned them praise from several people. However, for one woman, this single effort was not enough to inspire the everyday woman. Meet Brianna McDonnell, the body-positive fashion blogger…

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…

Japan’s Fashion Industry Hits a Milestone with La Farfa

Japan's first plus-size fashion magazine, La Farfa, recently celebrated its second anniversary. Considered as one of the country's fashion milestones, the magazine's name is derived from an abbreviation of the Italian word for butterfly, "farfalla", La Farfa. Only 50,000 copies of the magazine's first issue were printed. However, because of its warm reception, the number of prints was doubled for the…