Plus Size Blogger Liz Black and Fame & Partners Create ‘The X Collection’ For Plus Size Women

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Super Fabulous Dresses For The Size 16-26 Woman Lately, many fashion brands have been collaborating with bloggers and/or celebrities on plus size fashion collections and if you ask me, I think it's really exciting.  The result of the latest brand/blogger collaboration is The X Collection from Fame & Partners and plus size fashion journalist Liz Black.  The goal of The X … [Read more...]

Red Carpet Curves: 2014 Primetime Emmy Awards

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Last night the stars gathered in Los Angeles, CA for the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards.  From Danielle Brooks to Melissa McCarthy, everyone looked lovely in beautiful gowns and glamorous looks.  Here some of the standout looks of the evening. Follow on Facebook & Twitter For Plus Size Celebrity News & Entertainment! … [Read more...]

Niecy Nash Joins Season 3 of The Mindy Project


Niecy Nash is the newest addition to The Mindy Project where she will assume the role of Mindy Lahiri’s antagonist. Starting in season 3, Nash will play the recurring character Dr. Jean Fishman, the new chief of Shulman & Associates’ admitting hospital. Dr. Fishman is the complete opposite of Mindy Lahiri. She’s a lesbian who is described as a tough physician from Boston … [Read more...]

Plus Size Brand Igigi’s ‘Urban Jungle’ Collection Features Geometric & Animal Prints

Plus Size Brand Igigi's 'Urban Jungle' Collection Features Geometric & Animal Prints

Igigi's Urban Jungle Is Filled With Great Fall Trends Plus size brand Igigi by Yuliya Raquel recently released images of their newest collection Urban Jungle and we’re all in. There’s nothing more fashionable and sexy than safari and jungle inspired prints and this collection is a beautifully meshed concoction of fabulousness! According to Igigi the Urban Jungle collection … [Read more...]

For The Love Of Fashion: 10 Fall Accessories Under $75

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I love accessories, but they can get a little expensive. Fashion shouldn't make you go broke, nor should it cause you to get a utility turned off. Accessories are essential and necessary for dressing an outfit up or down. They can make or break your look. In getting our looks ready for fall, I've found a few pieces to help set your wardrobe on fire for less than $75. The … [Read more...]

Cover Model Quotes: Inspiration From Past Cover Models


Since 2009, has featured plus size models, celebrities and other very important people on our covers.  After each cove model interview we walk away with a better understanding of those featured and we're always inspired by the brilliant advice that cover models share.  To celebrate the wisdom bestowed upon us during those interviews, we're featuring memorable … [Read more...]

Modcloth Is The First Fashion Retailer To Sign The Anti-Photoshop Pledge


Modcloth For The "Real" People! Modcloth seems to get “IT” right. Instead of specializing in single or double digit sizes, they carry sizes 0-30 and they do a pretty good job at making sure all of their customers feels loved and appreciated.  No one suffers because of their broad inventory; in fact, it’s quite the opposite. Women of all sizes are fans of … [Read more...]

Plus Size Fashion: Kelly Brook Is The Latest Celebrity To Launch A Simply Be Collection

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The New Inclusive Collection Is Available On September 9th Actress and model Kelly Brook first gained popularity as a model and later appeared on MTV and Britain's Got Talent as a judge.  Now she can add the title of designer to her resume. Kelly Brook is the latest celebrity to be enlisted by Simply Be to design a plus size collection. The 14 piece collection starts at a … [Read more...]

Fall Head Over Heels For These Plus Size Fashion Finds From Your Favorite Retailers

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It’s August and that means fall is right around the corner. The kids are going back to school, the weather is slowly changing and you too may be going to school as a student or teacher. With the new season coming that means a new opportunity to do the most important thing of all… A Wardrobe Change! Ladies, I’ve searched high and low and trust me not everyone is revealing what … [Read more...]

Jill Scott Covers Essence Magazine’s September 2014 Issue

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Ms. Scott Has A Brand New Look On This Month's Cover Of Essence Jill Scott looks AMAZING on the September 2014 cover of Essence Magazine. The Get On Up actress is sporting a new look, showing off her shapely curves in an Ekineyo bodycon dress. The dress is stunning but what’s really standing out is her new blonde coif. Talk about BOLD! Once inside, Jill Scott shares … [Read more...]

The Fat Activism Conference Is Bringing You The Revolution, Virtually!


The Fat Activism Conference Is All About Diversity and Inclusion Earlier this year I introduced you to Jeanette Depatie, also known as “The Fat Chick." I caught her being interviewed on The Katie Show and was able to score an interview with this entertaining certified fitness instructor and public speaker. I'm happy to let you all know that Jeannette has joined forces … [Read more...]

2014 August Cover Model: Latasha Haskins

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If there is one pageant system that everyone raving about, it’s the Miss Plus USA Competition. Between forming relationships with reputable corporations and finding time to join in on the social media fun with her 2014 contestants, Latasha Haskins is an energetic visionary on several missions. One of those missions involves transforming the perception and format of plus size … [Read more...]

Five Compliments That Yours Clothing’s New Interactive Dressing Rooms Should Give Plus Size Shoppers

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Yours Clothing Store To Feature Dressing Rooms That Give Compliments To Plus Size Shoppers Earlier this month plus size retailer Yours Clothing opened a new location in Uxbridge, London. Unlike other stores, this particular location has a twist. The Uxbridge location will feature an interactive dressing room that offers compliments to customers as they try on garments, as well … [Read more...]

Online Reading: 50 Websites For Plus Size Women

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We Asked, You Answered. Last month we asked you to share your favorite plus size websites with us and you definitely answered.  When we said favorite, we wanted you to share those websites that you visit on a daily basis; the one's you MUST start your day reading.  Among our Editor's top picks and the reader submissions, we received a very impressive list of blogs, … [Read more...]

Amber Riley Shows Off Her Happy & Natural Hair On Social Media


Amber Riley loves her natural hair and so do we! The Glee actress posted a photo herself on Facebook and in the picture she’s showing off her healthy head of hair. Amber Riley’s best and most beautiful accessory in the photo is her vibrant smile. Also Read: Watch Amber Riley Perform New Single “Colorblind” On The Queen Latifah Show She captioned the picture with the … [Read more...]

8 Of Our Favorite Plus Size Fashion Campaigns From Spring/Summer 2014

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Some of our favorite plus size models are featured....... Although summer is in full swing, it’s never too late to reminisce on the past or check out what’s to come in the future. The summer has produced some beautiful collections from plus size fashion retailers and/or designers. Since we enjoy viewing the fierceness displayed in every photo, we’ve decided to look at some of … [Read more...]

Active Wear Brand Lorna Jane To Expand Its XL Range

Active Wear Brand Lorna Jane To Expand Its XL Range

Who's Really Benefitting From This Expansion? Worldwide leading active wear brand for women Lorna Jane announced that it would expand its women’s XL range to include larger sizes for women who want to work out. News of the expansion comes after an online petition was started pushing the Brisbane based company to think about the thousands of women who are deprived of the … [Read more...]

Maryland Bridal Salon Owners Help “Curvy Brides” Find Their Dream Gown On TLC Reality Show


  Curvy Brides Showcases the Plus-Size Bridal Salon Curvaceous Couture Getting married and everything that goes into it will forever be a hot topic. Whether we're watching women picking their wedding gowns or witnessing them act like Bride-zilla's, viewing the wedding process will never go out of style. Also Read:  Here Comes The Bride…… 5 Plus Size Bridal Boutiques To … [Read more...]