There was a time when the choices were limited on plus-size women's wear. Before, it was difficult to find a dress that was beautiful and comfortable. Your only choice was simply to wear stretch or sweat pants with an elastic belt. Other options were simple plus-size shirts. However, the...

May 23, 2011 I have some great news for curvy beauties to kick start Beauty and the Budget's first ever Swim Guide series! Plus size model Tara Lynn is featured in H&M's Summer 2011 campaign! H&M has already featured some of the top models this year, from Gisele Bundchen to Karlie Kloss,...

of incorporating models who aren't 0s and 2s–not just Crystal Renn–into the high fashion world, beyond catalogues. Gary Dakin, the head of Ford's plus board, has been with the modeling agency for the last 13 years. In that time span, he says the market has changed dramatically for plus size...

There's much I could remark on and sensationalise around the weight debate when a photo shoot is entitled Belle Vere (Real Beauties) and features three plus sized models, but I shan't go there. In one way that would only serve to further cement the chasm; and isn't the point of a magazine's...

.00 proof of purchase from SM Department Stores Plus Size brands like Jus' Ur Size, Ladies Circle, Full Bloom, Jus Jeans, Baleno Plus, and Me 2 to join the model search. The search started yesterday July 15, 2011 and ends on September 15, 2011. Deadline of submission of entries is on...

Who says fashion and beauty are only for tall and skinny girls? Leading fashion magazine Vogue Italia broke the mold by featuring three plus-sized models across the pages of their latest issue. Models Tara Lynn, Candice Huffine, and Robyn Lawley grace the pages of the magazine in their...

Australian plus size model Jessica Vander Leahy has launched an awesome new YouTube series called #ProjectWomanKIND. The series aims to challenge society's beauty standards, and features five unconventional Aussie beach babes — including Sophie Sheppard, Olivia Langdon, Margaret Macpherson and...

or average-size models (their statement didn't define what they deemed "average"); with familiar brands, women were cool with models of any size, and with fictitious "new" brands, women preferred the average-size models. You'd think, if brands took this into consideration, it would be a...

that if he were in charge, he'd do a whole season of Project Runway that exclusively featured plus size models. This is an even better idea than it sounds on the surface. Such an angle would not just increase visibility and allow for some potentially awesome collaborations with famous plus...

The 29-year-old has signed a contract with FORD modeling agency and is now the new plus-size model. The stunning brunette, who is a U.S. size 16-18, is said to be different from other models in this particular department. This is what the agency said about the beauty: The division that...

 

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