Online Styling Service Stitch Fix Introduces Plus-Size Options

Exciting news for all plus-size fashionistas!Online personal styling service Stitch Fix announced that they will be expanding their selection to include options for plus-size women. Over 90 brands with sizes 14W–24W and 1X–3X will be made available to customers starting February 27.Stitch Fix Announces Brand New Plus-Size Options Stitch Fix was launched back in 2011 by CEO and creative director Katrina Lake. It…

Plus-Size Model Ashley Graham Appears in Vogue Diversity Cover

The Vogue diversity cover is trending worldwide. The magazine's March issue features the most beautiful women around the country and celebrates their diverse looks. Popular plus-size model Ashley Graham joins Gigi Hadid, Liu Wen, Imaan Hammam, and more high fashion beauties on the cover.'Vogue' Diversity Cover Celebrates All Types of BeautyAmidst the political turmoil going around the country, it almost feels refreshing to…

‘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.…

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…

Plus-Size Model Simone Mariposa Promotes Body Positivity with #WeWearWhatWeWant

Plus-size model and designer Simone Mariposa is using the hashtag #WeWearWhatWeWant to change the way women see themselves. The movement is inspiring women to post pictures of themselves wearing outfits that society would deem unacceptable for their body types. Just a few days after Mariposa first posted this, the hashtag went viral.Simone Mariposa: #WeWearWhatWeWant a direct hit to body shamers[media-credit id=230 align="aligncenter"…

Plus-Size Women Share Photos with Hashtag #WeWearWhatWeWant to Get Back at Critics

Oftentimes, plus-size women are criticized for their taste in fashion, making them feel uncomfortable with their choices. People are quick to offer unsolicited advice on what they should or should not wear. But thanks to Simone Mariposa, the plus-size model and blogger who started a campaign on body-shaming against women. The hashtag that the twenty-three-year-old Mariposa posted on Twitter called #WeWearWhatWeW motivated plus-size…

Torrid Teams Up with Sanrio to Launch Plus-Size Hello Kitty Collection

The plus-size fans of Sanrio character Hello Kitty are going to be very excited.On July 14, 2016, plus-size retailer Torrid launched the first plus-size Hello Kitty collection. The retailer collaborated with Sanrio, which is the company that owns the Hello Kitty brand. They have created a capsule collection of clothing that will be exclusively available on Torrid.com.Torrid said of the collection…