Five Truths about Plus Size Fashion

five truths about plus size fashion

Plus size fashion: No longer a fleeting dream or empty rack or shelf. The plus size community we knew ten, heck five years ago has grown by leaps and bounds! I mean, you cannot go a day reading the news, scouring through your news feed, or emails that plus size fashion is not there! We have industry … [Read more...]

Up Close and Personal with Fern Mallis- An Interview

Up Close and Personal with Fern Mallis- An Interview

Fern Mallis. One of the most influential women in the business of fashion. A woman whose name is synonymous with New York Fashion Week. A woman who has recently launched her own range with HSN. A woman with quite an amount of power and panache, I admire her so. A woman who served as the Executive … [Read more...]

Alight.com Compiles a Series of Surveys to Reveal the NEW Plus Size Shopper

Alight.com Compiles a Series of Surveys to Reveal the NEW Plus Size Shopper on The Curvy Fashionista

I read this this morning and knew immediately that I had to share with you! Over the past year, there have been quite an impressive amount of surveys taken by both the plus size community and retailers, gauging, proving, and defining today’s plus size woman- The NEW Plus Size Shopper. On the search … [Read more...]

FOUR Designers I Wish Would Get Into Plus Sizes and Why

Designers I Wish Would Get Into Plus Sizes

I have made this list before. Interestingly enough, a few still remain on this list for varied reasons and a new one for practicality. With the emergence of more contemporary plus size designers, coupled with the strides and barriers broken or challenged in plus size fashion, I feel that these … [Read more...]

Guest Post: Why Mainstream Fashion Should Serve the Plus-Size Customer

Why Mainstream Fashion Should Serve the Plus-Size Customer

Despite their $16B in retail spending, mainstream fashion has long ignored the plus-size customer.  As one yourself, which I assume you are since you are reading this blog, you understand that this is incredibly frustrating.  With thousands of different brands on the market that cater to women size … [Read more...]

Fixing the Plus Size Industry and the Shift in Plus Size Fashion- Can You Feel It?

Plus SIze Fashoin Industry changes and shifts

I have been watching. Sitting back and observing an interesting shift. the Shift in Plus Size Fashion From the time that I started blogging until now, there has been an interesting shift and evolution that has me both excited and curious. But before I delve in, let me first preface this article … [Read more...]

Word on the Street: Plus Size News Roundup 5.16.12

Natural Model Movement

Welcome to this week’s Plus Size News Roundup!  We recap last week’s plus size news, thanks to Diana from Fat Chic!  You can get caught up on what is happening in fashion, the business of plus size fashion, and what is trending outside the US! Know something that went down that you would like added? … [Read more...]