These past two weeks, plus size fashion, its existence, and its beauty has been a hotly debated topic! Whether international, like Australia banning plus size models for Fashion Week or declaring your right to rock skinny jeans, plus size fashion is definitely on an amazing roll- With a heightened awareness! Do not believe me? Take a peek at some of this week’s latest stories!
Feministing tackles plus size models and her issues with what she sees in the media- especially after the Lane Bryant ad debuted and the Ashely Graham interview on Jay Leno.
@definatalie defended her right to wear skinny jeans as someone used her picture in jest, while models in Australia picketed Fashion Week, as plus size models were banned from the show. Meanwhile, the question was asked: Why don’t more Designers Make Plus-size Bras?
On a different note, if you ever want to go shopping in the UK, London more specifically, Valerie from Blog to be Alive, fancied one of the most comprehensive shopping guides for plus size shopping!
Most recently, Glamour unveiled the June Size issue, and defended its cover, while Glamour France showcased fashionable plus size women, inciting me to think will we ever see Curves in the USA, thanks to Feminista09 giving the #USfail tag to the cover and Jezebel gives the nod to French Glamour
Whew! All in a week’s work- yes?
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