Posts tagged "plus size"

For Anyone Who’s Ever Thought, “WTF, Plus-Size Clothing?”

Plus-size clothing has made some major strides in the past few years, but overall, its bad reputation is still well deserved: most brands for larger women seem to specialize in…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 21, 2013 - 10:20 am

Must Haves: 7 Plus-Size T-Shirts For Spring

Spring is coming, and you know what that means: T-shirt weather! Style your t-shirts with cutoffs, pencil skirts, or your favorite tailored blazer for a look that’s super comfy and super cute. I…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 18, 2013 - 10:00 am

Must Haves: 7 Plus-Size Peplum Dresses

Peplums may have seemed like a passing trend at first, but their massive popularity indicates they’re here to stay. This fun, flirty, flared-waist silhouette is a great way to accentuate…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | February 22, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Must Haves: 10 Cute & Casual Plus-Size Dresses

I have no idea why, but I’ve noticed that “casual” plus-size dresses are often, well, not that casual. And while I’m really glad designers are making gorgeous silk sheaths in…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 27, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Flirty Plus-Size Skirts For $50 Or Less

Even in the worst “I have nothing to wear!” moments, you can always reach for a flirty skirt. Pair with a simple top, black tights, and sexy heels or ankle…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 11, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Cuba’s Plus-Size Dance Troupe Is Breaking Stereotypes, Opening Minds

Cuban dancer and choreographer Juan Miguel Mas used to belong to a traditional dance troupe, but he rarely made it on stage because of his weight. “I created a character…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 27, 2012 - 9:20 am

Girl Talk: Fat Girls Are A Man’s Best Friend

Years ago, I had a conversation with a group of my close male friends and the age old question came up: Can men and women really be just friends? My…

Erica Watson | November 15, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Pretty Plus-Size Pieces From Evans

I stumbled across the Evans website while gathering items for another shopping guide, and I was immediately impressed. They’ve got a great variety of beautiful tops, dresses, skirts, and denim…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | October 15, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Rumor Has It That Adele Will Collaborate With Burberry On A Plus-Size Line

I’m not plus-size, but as a fashion-loving girl who’s small-framed and somewhat oddly proportioned, I completely sympathize with the plight that is finding quality clothing that not only just kind…

Rachel Krause | September 18, 2012 - 12:40 pm

Must Haves: 10 Super Sexy Plus-Size Lingerie Looks

Lace, satin and ribbons, oh my! We scoured the internet to come up with the sexiest, sultriest, sweetest pieces of plus-size lingerie, and boy, have we got some hot numbers.

Julie Gerstein | September 10, 2012 - 11:00 am

The Soapbox: In Comedy Is “Fat & White” The New “Sassy & Black”?

I was recently contacted through my website by a pregnant black woman who inquired about hiring me to perform standup at her baby shower. She and her husband were diehard…

Erica Watson | August 31, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Pretty Plus Size Dresses

I generally think shopping is pretty fun, but sometimes you just want everything in one place, and not have to schlep all over town trying to find the perfect outfit.

Julie Gerstein | August 21, 2012 - 11:00 am

Must Haves: 10 Stylish Plus Size Shorts

How do you stay stylish in the sweltering heat? Chic shorts, of course! Whether you’re into classic denim, sophisticated tweed, fun prints, or sexy cutoffs, we’ve rounded up 10 fabulous…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 23, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Meet The Winner Of Israel’s Plus-Size Beauty Pageant

This beautiful woman is 22-year-old Vered Fisher, a member of the intelligence unit of the Israeli army who was crowned “Miss Large” after beating out 15 other contestants in a…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 20, 2012 - 5:20 pm

Shopping Guide: 8 Pretty Plus-Size Dresses For Spring

Spring is in the air, and you know what that means … spring dresses! Time to put away the drab, dark clothing and embrace bright colors, pretty prints and flirty…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 14, 2012 - 5:00 pm

Evening Quickies: Adele Offered $1.6 Million To Promote Plus-Size Dating Web Site

I actually think this would be awesome: Adele has been offered $1.6 million by The Big and the Beautiful, a dating website for plus-size women and the men who…

Jessica Wakeman | February 22, 2012 - 6:00 pm

Mirror, Mirror: A Lament From A Size Zero On The Ever-Changing Body “Ideal”

I spent my teens and early 20s wishing for a bigger, rounder, fuller body. In fact, I did more than wish. I padded my bra with two rolled-up washcloths, I…

Kiri Blakeley | February 20, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Shopping Guide: 7 Stylish Plus-Size Blazers

A blazer is one of the few pieces of clothing that can transition effortlessly from workday to date night to casual weekend. It’s also a super flattering choice for curvy…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | February 2, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Shopping Guide: 7 Sexy Plus-Size Sequined Dresses

The season of holiday parties is upon us. What better time to ditch the predictable LBD and highlight your curves with a fabulous sequin dress? We found seven sparkling show-stoppers…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 12, 2011 - 2:00 pm

“ANTM” Winner Whitney Launches Plus-Size Dating Site

In 2008, Whitney Thompson made waves when she became the first-ever plus-size winner of “America’s Next Top Model.” These days, she’s parlayed her win into a successful modeling career –…

Julie Gerstein | December 6, 2011 - 10:50 am