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Would You Like To See More Plus-Size Models? (POLL)

Posted 09.10.2013 | MarloThomas

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One More Thing This Plus-Size Model Gets Absolutely Right

The Huffington Post | Margaret Wheeler Johnson | Posted 07.31.2013 | Women

It's not often that you hear a woman admit that she is perfectly happy with her body, and it's increasingly rare among young girls. But surely there w...

WATCH: Supermodel Reveals Simple Secret To Modeling

Posted 07.22.2013 | Style

Marisa Miller knows how to perform under pressure. The actress and lingerie model who got her start modeling a $3 million bra for Victoria's Secret is...

One Size Fits All For This New Modeling Agency

Posted 07.19.2013 | Style

Sometimes, it can feel counter-productive to have size labels in the modeling industry. While so-called plus-size models do indeed wear larger dresses...

'My Size Never Came Into Mind'

Posted 07.15.2013 | Women

Meet Felicity Hayward. She's one of Britain's latest "It Girls" -- and a plus-size model who happens to be outspoken and eloquent about issues of body...

Plus-Size Modeling Contest Winner Simone Charles Is One To Watch

Posted 07.12.2013 | Style

Scoot over, Robyn Lawley -- there is another plus-size stunner joining the ranks! Meet Simone Charles, winner of the Models 1+ Instagram Competitio...

PHOTOS: The Most Inspiring And Game-Changing Plus Size Models!

The Huffington Post | Renee Jacques | Posted 06.12.2013 | Style

Sometimes, it seems like everything is about being skinny -- juice cleanses will cut calories, yoga will keep you in tip-top shape and there's always ...

The Skinny of Fashion's Body-Image Issue

Summer Rayne Oakes | Posted 07.21.2013 | Style
Summer Rayne Oakes

Model Kate Dillon and Summer Rayne Oakes talk about body image and fashion.

Why The Fashion Industry Needs Plus-Size Models

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 05.15.2013 | Style

These days, the term "plus-size" seems to be assigned to models with the slightest of curves (ahem, Robyn Lawley), but it turns out there's a reason f...

PHOTO: Meet Justine LeGault, Elle Quebec's Plus-Size Cover Model

Posted 05.03.2013 | Style

Three cheers for Elle Quebec, who decided to give their readers a gift this month with an awesome new cover model. Justine LeGault, who poses for the ...

Plus Size Model Launches Masterclass For Beginners In The Industry

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 04.17.2013 | Style

After years of silence on the matter, the fashion industry finally seems poised to embrace fuller, less svelte figures. Plus-size models like Robyn La...

PHOTOS: U.K. Retailer Debuts A Look Book Full of Diversity

The Huffington Post | Renee Jacques | Posted 04.12.2013 | Style

Debenhams just released its Spring 2013 look book, and it's quite different from the usual ones we see. Instead of sticking with the norm of super-ski...

Body Image in the Fashion World

Nadia Aboulhosn | Posted 03.11.2013 | Style
Nadia Aboulhosn

Fashion doesn't mean you have to be skinny. Fashion, to me, is feeling comfortable and confident in clothes that display your personality. Acceptance is the true key to happiness.

PHOTOS: This Plus-Size Lingerie Photo Shoot Is Simply Stunning

The Huffington Post | Jessica Misener | Posted 12.12.2012 | Style


Viewing These Pictures Might Change Body Obsession

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 11.16.2012 | Women

Why are we obsessed with female bodies that are thin? A new study from England's Durham University offers two theories -- and one possible solution. ...

Plus-Size Models: Why Are They Always Naked?

Chastity Garner Valentine | Posted 01.14.2013 | Style
Chastity Garner Valentine

Magazines don't care about plus-size fashion and they just want to gain attention from the naked fat girls in their magazines. Clothes just get in the way of that agenda.

Plus-Size Magazines Face Unique Challenges

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 08.27.2012 | Style

The concept of plus-size has made inroads in the fashion industry, from the increasing presence of plus-size models in magazines spreads and ads to th...

Plus-Size Magazines Face Unique Challenges

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 10.27.2012 | Style

The concept of plus-size has made inroads in the fashion industry, from the increasing presence of plus-size models in magazines spreads and ads to th...

Will Kardashian Kurves Give a Real Plus-Size Girl a Big Chance?

Erica Watson | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Erica Watson

As a plus-size woman, I'm ecstatic that someone as stylish as the Kardashians have decided to make jeans with girls like me in mind. Yes, "big girls" need love (and jeans) too.

Latinas Emerge in the Plus Size Modeling Industry

Monique Frausto | Posted 08.30.2012 | Latino Voices
Monique Frausto

For me these women are more than plus size models; they're a representation of today's hard working, accomplished, proud Latina. They're proud of the curves they were born with and they want nothing more than to see more women like them in this industry.

PHOTO: Yet Another Plus-Size Model Strips Down

Posted 05.21.2012 | Style

For all the talk about including "real women" in fashion spreads, it seems like plus-size models only pop up on special occasions, like Vogue Italia's...

Is There A Place For Average-Sized Models?

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 01.31.2012 | Style

Plus-size model Marquita Pring made headlines when she revealed she uses padding to please clients. Marquita is a size 12-14. But when companies hire ...

'Unrealistic Beauty Standards Hurt Guys, Too'

| Annabel Weiner | Posted 01.31.2012 | Home

This is a teen-written article from The Communicator, the student-run print and online newspaper of Community High School in Ann Arbor, Michigan. ...

Plus Size Magazine 'Reveals' Low Weight Among Models

Margaret Wheeler Johnson | Posted 03.14.2012 | Women
Margaret Wheeler Johnson

We don't need to see the research to believe the claims. Can anyone look at runway models and think that they weigh anything near what the non-models do?

Naughty But Nice Rob

Model Emme: Skinny Girls Get Paid More | Naughty But Nice Rob | Posted 12.01.2011 | Celebrity

The world's highest-earning plus-size model, Emme, doesn't consider herself overweight but insists it's difficult for ladies of her size to make the k...