I know it's not their most dashing cover ever but behind it all is an important message that compelled me to blog about it. Vogue Italia's Fashion Editor Franca Sozzani goes outside the norm and puts three plus-size models on their June 2011 cover in an attempt to fight against anorexia...

Vogue Italia seems to be ushering a new era in women's fashion magazines by putting three plus size models on its June 2011 cover. Franca Sozzani is making good on her pledge to incorporate more plus size content not only in her magazine but also on the website. "Why should these women slim...

As evidenced by last year's Vogue Italia spread, naked plus size models tend to get people talking. Katya Zharkova is the latest girl to shed her clothes, and she's making quite a statement. Of course, these stats can't totally be taken for face value. There's no mention of the weight of the...

It's not very often that those who exceed a size 8 are given a look in where fashion is concerned, and even less so when it comes to gracing the cover of our favourite glossy magazine. The three voluptious models chosen for the cover So for not one, but three, plus-size models to adorn...

Vogue Italia has cast three plus-sized models to grace the cover of the June issue. Editor Franca Sozzani recently dedicated a section of the Vogue Italia website to "curvy" women, and now she has selected models Tara Lynn, Candice Huffine, and Robyn Lawley for the cover shot which was...

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...

After devotinga special section to "curvy" women on the magazine's website (of those highlighted she recently said: "Why should these women slim down? Many of the women who have a few extra kilos are especially beautiful and also more feminine"), Sozzani has cast a trio of plus-size models for...

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...

Elle Quebec is joining the very short list of glossy magazines that have taken a risk and featured a plus size model on their cover. American model Justine LeGault sits on the cover of the May 2013 issue looking beautiful and confident. Is this sending a message to the fashion community? You...

able to easily rattle off the names of straight-size models because of sheer critical mass, straight-size women may not be able to put the names to the faces of plus-size models. And why would they? They never sell them anything. This is why I feel that the real bridge to plus-size model...

 

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