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Meet The Woman Who Wants Old Navy To Stop Charging Plus-Size Women More Than Men

HuffingtonPost.com | Kim Bhasin | Posted 11.21.2014 | Business

All Renee Posey wanted was to buy some pants at OldNavy.com. Now, she’s talking with Old Navy executives to try and change the way the store sells a...

Abby-Z Talks Networking and Keys to Being a Successful Woman in Business

Bryhana Moore | Posted 10.07.2014 | Business
Bryhana Moore

A word to describe Abby-Z, would be: assertive! Twenty-five years ago, Abby made a bold move to New York City, to pursue her dreams of becoming a fashion designer. Upon arriving from Los Angeles, California, Abby knew no one and had to pave her way (from scratch) in the Big Apple.

Plus-Size Runway Show Proves 'High Fashion Is For All'

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 09.18.2014 | Style

Evans, the United Kingdom's biggest plus-size retailer, closed out London Fashion Week with a milestone runway show. On Tuesday, the company debute...

Trendy Plus-Size Retailer Eloquii Debuts The 'Curvy Girl' Photo Shoot Of Our Dreams

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 07.17.2014 | Style

Allison Teng of Curvy Girl Chic is one of our favorite fashion bloggers. Trendy plus-size retailer Eloquii is one of our favorite online shopping site...

The Broke Girl's Guide To Shopping Plus-Size

Refinery29 | Liz Black | Posted 06.11.2014 | Style

With plus-size clothing getting better and better, it's hard not to want to fill up your online shopping cart every single day. But, considering most ...

Who Says Plus-Size Women Can't Wear Prints?

Jay Miranda | Posted 07.29.2014 | Women
Jay Miranda

It's time to stop the obsession with dressing to look thinner. It's too limiting. I know that women of all sizes feel the pressure to dress and look smaller than we actually are. It sounds awful when you put it that way, don't you think?

Plus-Size Retailer Eloquii Takes Another Step Towards Industry Inclusion With Shapewear Shop

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 05.21.2014 | Style

Good news, Eloquii shoppers. The site is slowly becoming a one-stop shop for all your sartorial needs. The trendy plus-size retailer announced Wedn...

Denim For Every Plus-Size Woman's Budget

Refinery29 | Liz Black | Posted 05.22.2014 | Style

Sometimes, the denim world can feel like it's all about jeans. And, while skinnies, boyfriends, and even mom cuts have been leading the pack, we're jo...

Spring Must-Haves For Cool, Curvy Girls

Refinery29 | Marissa Rosenblum | Posted 04.27.2014 | Style

With these finds in your shopping bag (and, then, your closet), you'll be turning heads the next time you decide to soak up the sun on that grassy-kno...

The Only Things Better Than These 13 Fashion Bloggers Are Their Amazing Instagrams

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 04.04.2014 | Style

If you're anything like us, you've spent many an hour (as much as you can without it having a negative effect on your productivity) scrolling through ...

'Brands Think That Once You're Over A Size 8, You're Not Active'

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 03.25.2014 | Style

When Allison Dorst found shopping for activewear more challenging than buying maternity jeans, she knew she had to do something about it. Her solution...

How One Online Retailer Is Changing The World Of Plus-Size Fashion

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 03.19.2014 | Style

Plus-size shopping hasn't always been the easiest thing to do. Between a lack of truly fashionable options and retailers incorrectly labeling their ow...

Isaac Mizrahi On The 'Right Way' For Fashion To Incorporate Plus-Size

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 03.17.2014 | Style

On a recent segment of HuffPost Live, fashion designer and "Project Runway: All Stars" judge Isaac Mizrahi had some insightful things to say about the...

The Rise of Contemporary Plus Size Fashion

The Curvy Fashionista | Posted 05.10.2014 | Style
The Curvy Fashionista

Contemporary plus size fashion -- a segment within the plus size fashion industry that is quickly on the rise and I am here for it. And I am not alone...

Do Not Settle, Curvy Girls

Chrystal Bougon | Posted 04.05.2014 | Style
Chrystal Bougon

We are not pretty for a fat girl. We are just pretty. We are not smart for a fat girl. We are smart.

FINALLY: Plus-Size Models Get The Industry Attention They Deserve

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 01.30.2014 | Style

Well, this is certainly a step in the right direction. IMG Models has signed on five new models to its label. Not stunning news for a modeling agen...

Curvy Girls Love Sexy Lingerie, Too - These Brands Are Making It Possible

Chrystal Bougon | Posted 03.16.2014 | Style
Chrystal Bougon

I spent hours and hours in December browsing the new Valentine's Day and 2014 lingerie catalogs from most of our major lingerie suppliers and definitely saw some exciting trends for 2014. Some I am very enthused about, some not so much.

5 Tips for Plus-Size Shopping Online

The Curvy Fashionista | Posted 03.15.2014 | Style
The Curvy Fashionista

Most of the really good plus size shopping is only to be had online. But online shopping can be like target practice, if you haven't practiced and done it enough it can be a real hit or miss. Even if you have perfected this craft, you can still be caught off guard.

Awesome Plus-Size Finds, On Sale For Less Than $100

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 11.24.2013 | Style

Slowly but surely, plus-size clothing is getting more fashionable. Though there are still some pretty atrocious items out there, designers and retaile...

PICS: This Plus-Size Fashion Week Is Pretty Much The Coolest Thing Ever

Posted 11.01.2013 | Style

At last, plus-size fashion isn't relegated to one mere show. This week in Paris, Pulp Fashion Week celebrated runway models with the closest bodies we...

Everyone Feels Like Crap in the Dressing Room (So Let's Stop Hating Ourselves)

Literally, Darling | Posted 01.23.2014 | Women
Literally, Darling

There is this myth that we tell ourselves that clothes magically fit everyone else, and it's just our own terribly misshapen bodies that are the anomaly.

FINALLY: Plus-Size Shoppers Can Rent The Runway

The Huffington Post | Lauren Leibowitz | Posted 09.17.2013 | Style

Rent The Runway founder and CEO Jenn Hyman started her groundbreaking e-tail site in order to provide every woman with her own "Cinderella moment." No...

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...

Plus Size Lingerie Store Owner Chrystal Bougon: 'Life Is Too Short For Ugly Underwear!'

Posted 08.22.2013 | Style

Robyn Lawley may have landed a Ralph Lauren campaign and Vogue put Adele on the cover, but plus-size women (or what is considered "plus-size" by fashi...

Plus Size Fabric Guide

Chastity Garner Valentine | Posted 09.08.2013 | Style
Chastity Garner Valentine

One of my personal tips for successful online shopping is to know your fabrics. Knowledge of fabrics will allow you to gauge the fit of a garment, allow you to pick the best size, and give you a good idea on what you will be getting in the mail.