What’s wrong with the word PLUS?

Here’s a great article from Plus Model Magazine’s Editor, Madeleine Figueroa-Jones.  And while you’re at it, check out their latest issue. More and more I’ve been reading about how plus size models and industry people are asking for the word “plus” to be taken out of rotation. As someone who has been in the industry […]

Council of Fashion Designers of America’s Health Initiatives

This is really cool- the CFDA (Council of Fashion Designers of America) has recently released a Health Initiative to try to combat eating disorders among models.  Hooray!  Of course, eating disorders affect women of all sizes and not just those in the fashion industry.  In fact, many plus size women suffer from eating disorders.  With […]

Plus Size Model Spotlight: Jese

We recently held a photo shoot for all of our new items (check out This Just In for a selection of the items we’ve already added!) and one of my jobs was to interview each of the models.  Here’s our model Jese wearing our Carmen Chemise Set.  Jese’s modelled for us before, and we love working with her.  […]

Girls Scouts’ New PSA About Weight and Body Image

In light of my love for ABC Family’s Huge, I’m really glad to see that the Girl Scouts have recently started using this Public Service Announcement about weight. For one thing, they use plus size models in the commercial (including Lizzie Miller, who posed nude for Glamour last year), which really underscores the message of the […]

Plus Size Model Spotlight: Michele

We recently held a photo shoot for all of our new items (check out This Just In for a selection of the items we’ve already added!) and one of my jobs was to interview each of the models.  Here’s one of our models, Michele, wearing our Iridescent Sparkle Bustier Set.  Michele had a great attitude all day; […]

Photoshopping Plus Size Models

We all know that magazines use Photoshop to make models and celebrities look thinner.  And the backlash against that has been pretty clear; as a public, we mostly realize that we’re being shown unattainablestandards of beauty.  But the latest photoshopping trend to hit the newsstands is one where the editors actually add weight to models to make them curvier.  […]

Plus Size Model Tamieka

We recently held a photo shoot for all of our new items (we have so many fun things coming your way!) and one of my jobs was to interview each of the models.  Here’s one of our models, Tamieka, wearing our AbbyBabydoll Set.  Tamieka is really sassy and cute, and she made our photoshoot a lot of […]

Plus Size Model Jenna

We recently held a photo shoot for all of our new items (we have so many fun things coming your way!) and one of my jobs was to interview each of the models.  Here’s one of our new models, Jenna, wearing our Sleepless Nightie Chemise Set.  She has lovely red hair and a great smile, […]