Plus Size Bathing Beauties Make Way for the First-Ever Rooftop Plus Size Pool Party

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Plus Size Bathing Beauties Make Way for the First-Ever Rooftop Plus Size Pool Party Essie Golden, fashion blogger and editor of EssieGolden.com will be hosting New York City’s first plus-size pool party this summer. The popularity of plus size swimwear has soared in recent years as women have begun to embrace their bodies in greater […]

Tess Holliday Looks Stunning in Images From Her First Agency Shoot With MiLK Model Management

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Tess Holliday Looks Stunning in Images From Her First Agency Shoot With MiLK Model Management Plus size model Tess Holliday recently shot her first agency images for MiLK Model Management and she looks amazing in her black and white shots as well as her head shots. The size-22 model was signed by the agency in January […]

Icelandic Glamour Releases Second Issue Featuring the Models of ALDA Baring It All

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Icelandic Glamour Releases Second Issue Featuring the Models of ALDA Baring It All On Friday, May 8, Icelandic Glamour released their second issue, featuring an 8-page spread featuring the models of ALDA (IMG models Ashley Graham, Marquita Pring, Julie Henderson, Inga Eiriksdottir and Danielle Redman) . ALDA, which means “wave” in Icelandic, is a collaborative of […]

Simply Be Launches Its Own Ad Response to Protein World’s “Beach Body” Ad With Their #SimplyBeKini Campaign

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Simply Be Launches Its Own Ad Response to Protein World’s “Beach Body” Ad With Their #SimplyBeKini Campaign Last week, we reported that plus size swimwear retailer Swimsuits4all responded to Protein World‘s controversial “Beach Body” ad with their own ad featuring plus model Ashley Graham. And Dove launched its own ads featuring plus size models as well. […]

Miss Gordita Paraguay Pageant: Is It Truly Promoting Beauty at Any Size & Fighting Against Weight Discrimination?

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Miss Gordita Paraguay Pageant: Is It Truly Promoting Beauty at Any Size & Fighting Against Weight Discrimination? We recently learned that in Paraguay, there is a pageant for plus size women called “Miss Gordita“, which is a term of endearment in Spanish (for most people), meaning “cute/pretty chubby girl“. And the crowned winner acts as an […]

SmartGlamour Launches #FashionForAll Campaign to Show That All Bodies Are Good Bodies

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SmartGlamour Launches #FashionForAll Campaign to Show That All Bodies Are Good Bodies Fashion brand SmartGlamour launched online with the mission to offer body positive clothing to women that was fashionable, trendy and affordable in up to a size 6X. All pieces are handmade in New York City and currently, there is even a pop-up shop […]

UPDATE: The Lane Bryant #imnoangel Campaign Continues To Spark Debate & Those “R-rated” Train Ads Are Staying Put

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UPDATE: The Lane Bryant #imnoangel Campaign Continues To Spark Debate & Those “R-rated” Train Ads Are Staying Put We reported last week that Brooklyn City Councilman David Greenfield had an issue with Lane Bryant’s new #imnoangel subway ads on the F train, stating that “the F train has gone R-rated”. Greenfield called out the MTA to remove […]