Plus Size News Roundup 3.1.14

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Did you miss some of the plus size headlines this week? Check out a recap of this week's best plus size news stories. A popular "plus size" model starts talking about how much she hates the plus size term... We all give her the strong side eye. The only plus size model to win America's Next … [Read more...]

Plus Size News Weekly Round-up: 2.8.14

Plus Size News

In case you missed it! Check out a recap of the this week's best plus size news stories. Yes, big girls CAN dance. The internet was shocked this week by the prospect of a big girl being able to dance and dance well. Newsflash...we can do anything we want to. BOOM! Watch Whitney Thore kill it … [Read more...]

Priscilla Katerena Shines Light on Polynesian Plus Size Models

Priscilla Katerena Shines Light on Polynesian Plus Size Models

If you do not know, I have a strong Asian influence on my life. Growing up in Oahu, Hawaii and then in Okinawa, Japan, I have had the pleasure of being exposed to the beauty and the cultures of both the Asian and Polynesian cultures. I can say hello in a few languages, and I still speak … [Read more...]

Plus Model Tara Lynn on the Cover of Elle Spain for November

Tara Lynn on the Cover of Elle Spain

Dude. I have been slipping. Over the weekend, news broke that Tara Lynn is one of three covers for the November cover of Elle Spain. No stranger to Elle the Magazine family, Tara Lynn has been on the cover and featured in ELLE France in 2010 and last year as well! For this issue, as shared by … [Read more...]

Two Steps Forward or Back? JAG Agency and the Plus Size Model

Modcloth Goes Into Plus Sizes

I was reading Full Figure Plus’s article about 10 Problems Jag Agency will bring to the forefront of plus size fashion industry and I had to share with you the article and my thoughts around an agency made for all sizes. While I love the inclusion of it all, I have serious questions and it seems I … [Read more...]

The Modeling Agency for All Sizes- JAG Agency

JAG Models

  The modeling world has long been discriminative of plus-size women, but in recent years plus-size models have been more in demand than ever. Granted, there is still a loooong way to go as far as acceptance and steady, diverse work, but the modeling industry has made significant strides … [Read more...]

Plus Model Magazine Drops its 2013 Hottest Bodies in Plus Size Modeling List

Tinder PMM Hot Bodies List

A few weeks ago I shared with you that the plus size industry is changing, growing, and evolving. Not only are there more designers, there are more plus size models who are serving it on the runway, in campaigns, and in fancy shoots. Last year, Plus Model Magazine fashioned a list like this one … [Read more...]

Get The Look: Liris Crosse

Liris Crosse

Image Credit: Plus Model Mag In honor of Full Figured Fashion Week we are spotlighting gorgeous plus size model Liris Crosse. I have been a fan of Liris for a long time. She is thoroughly representing plus size and curvy girls. Here she is rocking a hot bodycon outfit with eye popping red blazer. … [Read more...]

Plus Model Magazine Drop a 3 Cover Issue and more!

Plus Model Magazine Three Cover September Issue

  In  the latest and fashion filled September issue, they deliver a stellar three-cover special featuring plus size models Chasity, Katya, and Fluvia!   Which Cover is Your Fave? The issue introduces us to the newest plus size brand on the scene, Mynt 1792, 25 Glam … [Read more...]

Stepping on my Soapbox: Plus Size Models are Women Too…

Denise Bidot shot by Stanley Debas

Okay.  So something has been bothering me for a while and I hadn’t yet figured out how to address this within our community. Sizism with the Plus Size Community Yes, I said it.  Sizism and it is starting to get even nastier the more people have access to social media platforms as they voice their … [Read more...]