Plus Size News Round-Up 4.5.14

Plus size news 4.5

Did you miss some of the plus size headlines this week? Check out a recap of this week's best plus size news stories. Plus size fashion blogger, Gabi Gregg, has collaborated again with Swimsuits for All for a hot 90s inspired print bikini. Last year, Gabi's collection with them sold out! Get … [Read more...]

Plus Size Fine Art: Sculptures by ROSE-AIMEE BELANGER

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In my search to bring back the plus size art, I wanted to share something fun… bringing back the plus size art sculptures that you can collect and buy and own! But even better? Plus size fine art. Today’s featured artist who brings us this is ROSE-AIMEE BELANGER. It is an amazing thing, being … [Read more...]

Happy Valentine’s Week! Talking Self Love with a New Video

Talking Self Love with a New Video

So yeah, Valentine’s Day. A day of love and light and all the romantical movie themes you can think of… for some. For others, they see it as a reminder of their singledom- a reminder of being alone and without someone to call their own. HOWEVER, today, we are going to take a different approach to … [Read more...]

Monday Musings: How Has Blogging Changed Your Life?

How Has Blogging Changed Your Life

This question right here… While perusing Twitter, I stumbled across a blog post that has resonated with me on various levels. I checked out Craig McBreen’s Post, How Has Blogging Changed Your Life and it sparked more questions and thoughts than I initially was ready for, so I let this marinate. … [Read more...]

Monday Musings: My Personal Style and Confidence Growth with Age

My Personal Style and Confidence growth with age

I must admit, as I set my feet firmly in my 30s, life has kind of rocked. A sense of awareness and freedom- the ability to not care and LIVE life to whatever fullest I can… All something I have realized and thought about, in regards to my age. Especially as it relates to my personal style. When I … [Read more...]

Curvation Redefines the #ShapeofBeauty

Curvation #ShapeofBeauty

This post brought to you by Curvation. All opinions are 100% mine. As a plus size woman, we are told by media, family, and sometimes friends the ideal of beauty. The definition of beauty. The parameters of beauty.  As plus size women, these definitions have excluded us with the exception of… wait … [Read more...]

Mark Your Calendars: The #UareEnough Twitter Chat

UareEnough Twitter Chat

  Society has an interesting way of pushing their ideals of beauty, ideals, and if we aren’t careful, we can fall prey to never feeling enough. When you are constantly told you aren’t thin enough, fat enough, young enough, light enough, it can affect you and society in more ways than … [Read more...]

Just My Size Survey Reveals Confidence of Plus Size Women

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Plus size brand Just My Size released the results of their survey of plus size women last week. Overall, it seems plus size women are much more comfortable with themselves than in years past with 61 percent of the people surveyed saying they are more comfortable with themselves than they were five … [Read more...]

Weight Shaming and Mean Girls… When Will it End?

Kelsey Williams

An article on Yahoo! about NBA cheerleader, Kelsey Williams, who was ridiculed by a CBS Sports female blogger for having a “thick middle” got my blood boiling. First of all, this chick can’t be more than a size 4 MAYBE a 6. Since WHEN is that considered fat? Second, she looks fine to me. Third, … [Read more...]