Size 12 Models Being Padded to Look Larger: Why Not Use 18+ Models?

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Size 12 Models Being Padded to Look Larger: Why Not Use 18+ Models? On the heels of us having a conversation on our Facebook page and blog about brands and retailers using more size 18+ models in their campaigns, Daily Mail UK has published an article talking to how smaller plus models are padded to […]

#Curvy is Back on Instagram… But Don’t Jump For Joy Just Yet

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#Curvy is Back on Instagram… But Don’t Jump For Joy Just Yet Last week, we reported that it was discovered that the hashtag #curvy was banned on Instagram. And many were not happy about it. Instagram has now brought #curvy back. However, not without its limitations. Read more: #Curvy is Banned on Instagram? YES IT IS! When you […]

Is The Plus Size Customer Ready to See Size 18+ Models in Campaigns? Yes, They Are!

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Is The Plus Size Customer Ready to See Size 18+ Models in Campaigns? Yes, They Are! Body diversity is a topic that is often talked about, especially when it comes to the models used in campaigns. Some brands use size 8 models and some will use models over a size 18. However, the majority of brands […]

Singer/Songwriter Meghan Tonjes Makes a Powerful Statement With Her “Hate the Donut, Not the Fatty” Video & Goes Viral

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Singer/Songwriter Meghan Tonjes Makes a Powerful Statement With Her “Hate the Donut, Not the Fatty” Video & Goes Viral “Ariana Grande + Donuts + Fat Girl Realness.” With a tagline like that, you just can’t help but press play on Meghan Tonjes‘ video titled “Hate the Donut, Not the Fatty“. You may think it’s a comedy […]

Women Fight Back Against the Instagram #Curvy Ban With New Hashtag #Curvee

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Women Fight Back Against the Instagram #Curvy Ban With New Hashtag #Curvee Last week, we reported that the hashtag #curvy is banned on Instagram, which caused an uproar from many women who couldn’t understand why that hashtag would be banned when others like #fat, #thin, #skinny, #obese… even #fatpig is searchable and not banned. Read […]

Plus Model Erica Schenk Featured on Women’s Running Magazine Cover: “Running is for every body anytime”

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Plus Model Erica Schenk Featured on Women’s Running Magazine Cover: “Running is for every body anytime” This week, Women’s Running Magazine unveiled its August 2015 cover and made a powerful and empowering statement with who they chose to be their cover model. Plus model Erica Jean Schenk is seen on the cover, running with a […]

5 Women of All Sizes Who Are Inspiring The World With Their Fearlessness

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5 Women of All Sizes Who Are Inspiring The World With Their Fearlessness Last week seemed like the week of body acceptance with quite a few stories making headlines where women of all sizes were speaking out against body shaming comments or posting images of them showing their bodies, flaws and all. Sometimes it just takes […]