I’ve written before about how important the term “plus size” is, and why dropping it isn’t actually helpful. In fact I last wrote about it March 2015, it was one of the first posts I wrote on a plus size activism theme, and it was specifically about the #DropThePlus campaign by Ajay Rochester and plus… Read More “Curvy sexylicious” vs Plus Size
I told you I’d be drawing more plus size bloggers, and so here is the new series. Every month I will be illustrating six of my favourite plus size outfits as worn by plus size bloggers, models and others. Originally that was all, but as this month has proved, there are so many excellent outfits… Read More Favourite Plus Size Outfits: Jan 2016
The wonderful Sophie had a fantastic idea to come up with 16 goals for 2016, in her own words. The concept of 16 in ’16 is simple; an opportunity to sit down, reflect on the past year and think about what things we did well, what things we’d like to do better in the future… Read More 16 in ’16
I was going to tweet about this, but realised it would be far too long to fit into even a series of tweets. In a massive misrepresentation of what the body positive movement is about I got sent this tweet.
Are you ready to meet the winners? Well here they are, and what an incredibly talented bunch they are Best Plus Size Blogger What Laura Loves Best New Plus Size Blogger Secret Plus Size Goddess Best Plus Size Instagram @lollylikesfatshion Best Plus Size Twitter @lottie_lamour Best Plus Size YouTube It’s Em Channel Best Plus Size… Read More The Curvee Awards – The Winners
The nominations are now closed for The Curvee Awards, and voting is now open. So who are you going to be voting for? Come meet the nominees!
So there’ve been some excellent articles on the issues with the #plusisequal campaign by Lane Bryant, here are just a few of them.. #Plusisequal? by Radfatfeminist Lane Bryant’s #PlusIsEqual Campaign & Times Square Takeover Lead To Mixed Reactions by Alysse Dalessandro #PlusIsEqual But I’m Not Sure I Understand The Equation by Virgie Tovar Apparently though… Read More #Ifpluswasequal
Another day, another body positive campaign. They all start to blend in to one, lots of raving about how all women are beautiful, that they want to promote body confidence, and that they are here to break the harmful definition of beauty that the rest of the fashion industry inflicts on us. They are here… Read More Tired of body positivity being just a marketing gimmick
As any viewers of my blog will know by now, I started doing my Plus Size Blogger illustrations as a way to say thank you to all the incredible bloggers who have inspired me and taught me that I deserve to be happy no matter my size. I wanted to take this a step further… Read More The Curvee Awards
I’d like to say I was surprised when this image appeared on my timeline this morning, I wasn’t though, I was disappointed, but not surprised.