Plus-sized model Emme Aronson has spoken out on model health, claiming that those suffering fron anorexia do so quietly, while obesity is highly publicised. Emme, who is a size 14 and 5'10", says the fashion industry is to blame for this, and she believes they will stop at nothing to make...

Even the title of the supposed plus size modeling competition is completely out of line. When was the last time you heard a girl, large or small, like being referred to as "big". It's why the word "plus" has been used for years. "Big sized models" just sounds horrible and insulting to those...

While we were busy going gaga over the plus-sized issue of Vogue Italia a few weeks ago, a bona fide plus-size model was busy being analytical about it. Velvet D'Amour, an American model who's walked for Jean Paul Gaultier and John Galliano, spoke pretty frankly about the implications of the...

to join are 2L to 5L (US size 12-20) sized women, 16-35 years old, single or married, at least 5 feet tall. You would need at least Php800.00 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...

" Lizzie Haines received 64,000 votes and was awarded with the Plus Size Model of the Year accolade at the 100 per cent people Plus Size Awards 2011. Talking about how much it meant to her to win the competition Lizzie said: At 31, it is a real level of acceptance. I have no idea where...

• American Apparel has launched a plus-sized model contest called "The Next Big Thing." We'll assume the pun was intended. With their newly available XL options, that size 0 hipster chick they found sniffing around Bushwick ain't gonna cut it: " Calling curvy ladies everywhere! Our...

By Emili Vesilind on September 25, 2011 Nancy Upton, a Dallas actress who entered American Apparel's "Next Big Thing" plus-size modeling contest — and won by popular vote online — was shunned by American Apparel execs for mocking the concept of the contest itself. Why? She posed for...

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...

On August 30, Nancy Upton posted on Facebook: "I think I'm going to photograph myself eating a turkey leg in my underwear and pouring ranch dressing in my hair for this super offensive 'plus size model search' American Apparel is doing." So began Extra Wiggle Room...

on the curves with a new line made for plus sized women. And of course with the launch of the new line, Kardashian Kurves, comes a brand new opportunity for publicity. So the girls are conducting a plus size model search with Celebuzz and Sears. So what do you have to do to enter this...

 

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