Posts tagged "plus size"

Rent The Runway Will Now Offer Dresses Up To Size 22

Rent the Runway has been the go-to for special occasions since its inception in 2009. Need a catwalk-worthy dress or purse for an event, but don’t have the funds to…

Rachel Krause | September 18, 2013 - 5:00 pm

The 10 Most Heinous Plus-Sized Pieces From “WTF Plus”

Why for the love of all that’s holy do designers continue to make only the most heinous of options for plus sized women? What would be the harm in, oh…

The Gloss | August 30, 2013 - 4:45 pm

Tim Gunn Thinks Fashion’s Size Standards Are “Repugnant”

“I’ve had my own moments in front of designers when I’ve actually said, ‘You know, there’s a market here for expanding your work, and here it is,’” Gunn told us.

Julie Gerstein | August 27, 2013 - 10:40 am

Style For Every Size: Ashley Madekwe’s Perfect Summer Uniform

Confession: I didn’t know who Ashley Madekwe was until I Googled her (Aha! She’s in “Revenge”!), but I do know a perfect summer outfit when I see one, and this…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 14, 2013 - 11:00 am

Style Stealer (Plus!): Jessie J’s Fabulous Fuchsia Pants

I was instantly entranced by Jessie J’s hot pink pants and the way she styled ‘em with a sheer black blouse, gold accessories, and a funky zebra print tote bag.

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 6, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Lululemon Says Larger Sizes Aren’t Part Of Their “Formula”

…. whatever that means? I guess people who want to wear cute workout clothes but need to wear larger sizes are going to shop elsewhere.  [Huffington Post]

Jessica Wakeman | August 2, 2013 - 7:30 pm

Does Lululemon Favor Its Skinny Customers?

Although Abercrombie & Fitch has been hit hard with criticism for not carrying larger sizes in stores, they’re far from the only company ignoring the plus-size customer base. We already…

Mary Odell | July 31, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Style Stealer (Plus!): Gabrielle Union’s Sexy Sheath Dress

I’m pretty sure I literally gasped when I saw this photo of Gabrielle Union in a retro orangey-red dress and bold gold accessories. She looks so gorgeous, doesn’t she?. The…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 31, 2013 - 2:00 pm

5 Dating Tips For Plus Size Women

Six years ago, I couldn’t get a real date to save my life. I blamed nearly all of that on my size and used weight as a shield to deflect… | July 13, 2013 - 1:30 pm

Style Stealer (Plus!): Julianne Hough’s A Babe In Black And White

As much as I love neons and colorful floral prints in the summer, sometimes a black and white sundress can be just as lovely. Case in point: Julianne Hough strolling…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 11, 2013 - 11:00 am

Style Stealer (Plus): Melissa McCarthy’s Rockin’ Outfit

I usually have to use non-plus-size actresses as inspiration for Style Stealer (Plus!) posts because there are so few plus-size celebrity women, and even fewer ever pop up in our…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 28, 2013 - 6:00 pm

Style Stealer (Plus!): Sandra Bullock’s Sexy Leather Skirt

Sandra Bullock has reappeared on the red carpet recently to promote her new movie “The Heat,” and is it just me or does she look more beautiful than ever? Seriously,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 20, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Must Haves: 9 Pretty Plus-Size Bikinis

Earlier this year, blogger Gabi Fresh made waves when she collaborated with Swimsuits for All to launch the Fatkini. Inspired by the Harmony Korine movie “Spring Breakers,” Fresh’s collection is…

Julie Gerstein | June 18, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Check Out “There She Is,” A Documentary About Plus-Size Beauty Queens

What better way to celebrate the beginning of Full Figured Fashion Week (and cleanse your palette after Sunday night’s Miss USA pageant ridiculousness) than with a documentary about plus-size beauty…

Jessica Wakeman | June 18, 2013 - 9:20 am

Awesomely Affordable: 9 Not-So-Typical Plus-Size Swimsuits Under $100

Feeling like being a little bold on the beach? Then we’ve got the perfect swimsuit for you. These patterned prints will pop poolside and offer a fun alternative to the…

Julie Gerstein | June 9, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Style Stealer (Plus!): Khloe Kardashian’s Curve-Hugging Stripes

I’m pretty obsessed with this curve-hugging striped dress Khloe Kardashian donned recently. Those black side panels are so flattering, and when paired with lace-up stiletto sandals, the whole effect is…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 23, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Style Stealer (Plus!): Mindy Kaling’s A Beauty In Blue And Green

The fabulous Mindy Kaling wore this beautiful blue and green combo to the Fox Upfront Presentation yesterday. I wasn’t able to find exact matches for her dress and belt, but…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 15, 2013 - 9:20 am

Style Stealer (Plus!): Jordana Brewster’s Fab Floral Print

Jordana Brewster was spotted strolling around London in a lovely floral dress and cardigan combo. This pretty, put-together look would be perfect for a day at the office or even–gulp–Meeting…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 7, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Style 911: Help Me Find The Perfect Plus-Size Maxi Dress!

“I would love some fashion advice. I’m on the smaller end of plus sized (14-16) and I want to get my first maxi dress. Although I am of average height…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 4, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Style Stealer (Plus!): Lauren Conrad’s Lovely Leather Look

I’m really excited to debut a new feature today called Style Stealer (Plus!). As much as I love putting together affordable versions of celeb outfits in our regular Style Stealer

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 1, 2013 - 4:00 pm