16.07.2011 [PR Web (press release)] - The UK's leading plus size ladies clothing retailer evans has compiled a list of benefits of shopping at evans.co.uk for new visitors to its website. Online shopping can be daunting at first but there are plenty of advantages of shopping at evans.co.uk
21.06.2011 [PR Newswire (press release)] - COLUMBUS, Ohio, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lane Bryant™, the nation's leading plus-size women's specialty apparel retailer, was honored on Saturday at the annual Full Figured Fashion Week™ (FFFWeek) award ceremony as the 2011 "Plus Retailer of the
14.07.2011 [BusinessWeek] - Curvaceous Couture sees 15 to 20 plus-size brides a day. It has a 92 percent closing rate on first-time visitors Martha Camarillo for Bloomberg Businessweek By Amy Odell Crystal Parsons doesn't try on clothes when she shops. She hasn't worn a dress in
08.11.2012 British women's obsession for thin bodies could potentially be changed if advertising showed more plus size models, suggests a new preliminary study. The Durham University researchers, who studied over 100 women, ...
17.07.2011 [Herald Sun] - Keen to show off her trim figure after losing 25kg, the former plus-size star has done a lucrative deal with OK! magazine. Just for flashing herself in a bikini on a Thai island, the beautiful brunette is rumoured to have netted herself a whopping
16.07.2011 [New York Times] - And it's impossible to overlook the obvious fact that the girl's frumpy mother, Edna, is meant to be portrayed by a male actor in plus-size hausfrau drag. Of course, Tracy's actions result in the racial integration of 1962 Baltimore as well as in her
16.07.2011 [becomegorgeous.com] - Size: Size 0, 2, or 4 for standard fashion modeling, plus size models need to wear a size 10 and up, but you MUST be proportional. You can't just be a size 10, you have to be a fit, attractive size 10. Age: Many agencies require that their girls and
15.07.2011 [Styleite] - ... if they weren't so obviously Richardson's trademark, would make a great case for the argument that fashion photographers have a serious problem shooting plus size models in anything other than varying states of undress. But what all of this comes
11.07.2011 [Benzinga] - Online plus size lingerie retailer AboutCurves.com announces the launch of the first annual size-acceptance and self-esteem blogging charity campaign, Lingerie Loves Your Curves. All procedes will be donated to National Association to Advance Fat
15.07.2011 [Daily Venus Diva] - * Premiere Plus Fashion Show with top brands/designers/boutiques/retailers set to live Self-Acceptance Monologues. * Shop, Meet, Mix, Drink Dance & Enjoy the show!!! The Oakland Metro is a 6000 sq ft black box theater and opera house, located in Jack
12.07.2011 [The Root] - The death certificate for plus-size model Mia Amber Davis has been updated to reveal that Davis officially died from a blood clot in her lungs, according to a new ruling from the Los Angeles County Coroner's Office. The Coroner's office issued an
14.07.2011 [Daily Venus Diva] - Being a plus size women in Spain is difficult. Besides the fact that at 5'5, I am taller than most Spanish women I know (including my mother-in-law), at an American size 16, I am also much larger. While at home in the states I've always felt fortunate
11.07.2011 [Daily Venus Diva] - So I did a google search for plus-size online stores and Google (being the awesome search engine that it is) guided me to online stores in the UK! For some reason, I never thought to order clothing internationally, but why not?
13.07.2011 [Daily Venus Diva] - Be daring and allow stripes to take control of your outfit. No longer reserved for nautical looks, try stripes in color, neutral tones or opt for a contrasting look by layering stripes with an animal print or a floral pattern. Stick to neutral colored
06.07.2011 [Daily Venus Diva] - Womensuits Plus Size Special Occasion First Lady Dress by DVC Exclusive, Today's Daily Venus Diva Fab Find! Black and White is always in fashion, but it absolutely RULED the Catwalks for Spring/Summer 2011. This fabulous dress and jacket set from DVC
15.07.2011 [ColorLines magazine] - Last month Ford+, the agency's plus-size model division, put out a “blonde story” to showcase their blonde plus size models. This past weekend Ford Models had another shoot featuring only models of color from the agencies different divisions
02.07.2011 [Daily Venus Diva] - K-mart LYS Plus Size Tie Waist Tunic Dress, Today's Daily Venus Diva Fab Find! Love Your Style tunic dress ties you into a chic design that feels silky soft to the touch. Today's DVD Fab Find Is Available at K-mart! K-mart LYS Plus Size Tie Waist Tunic
12.07.2011 [Daily Venus Diva] - La Grande Dame Plus Size Cotton Frill Tunic By Anna Scholz, Today's Daily Venus Fab … [Read More...] Yandy Plus Size Bonjour Cami and Boyshort Set, Today's Daily Venus Diva Fab Find Melt hearts and … [Read More...] Igigi Roberta Scarf Print Dress
01.07.2011 [Daily Venus Diva] - When you attend events like Full Figured Fashion Week™ (FFF Week) you expect to see plus size divas represent for all of us. Unique this year at the event were 2 women that fell outside of the industry standard for plus modeling.
07.07.2011 [Daily Venus Diva] - The program, which will run on Mondays and Thursdays, will also include steeply discounted bargains for retail shops, beauty services, as well as a wide array of products that will deliver great savings and shopping opportunities to the plus size
30.06.2011 [Daily Venus Diva] - Chenese Lewis and PLUS Model Radio will be there for a second year in a row to cover the event from a plus size point of view. Here are some great tips from Chenese Lewis for plus size women heading to this year's Essence Music Festival.
24.06.2011 [Daily Venus Diva] - Macy's American Rag Plus Size Top, Sleeveless Tiered Ruffled Tank, Today's Daily Venus Diva Fab Find! Get style on so many levels with American Rag's plus size tank top, featuring asymmetrical tiers throughout. [...] Macy's American Rag Plus Size Top
27.06.2011 [Daily Venus Diva] - As a plus size woman, we often shy away from colorful swimwear, halters and bikinis but thanks to designers like Monif C. and Swimsuits For All, shopping for swimwear is fun! Today it's all about COLORS! As you head to the pool to keep cool
12.07.2011 [Daily Venus Diva] - Right before hosting The Pulse of the Plus Size Community during Full Figured Fashion Week™, plus size comedienne Erica Watson has been on the move….literally. Starting June 15th she embarked on a 30 day dancing journey. Not only is dancing fun but
28.06.2011 [Daily Venus Diva] - Cherished Woman Plus Size Suzi Chin Maggy Boutique Silk Maxi Dress, Today's Daily Venus Diva Fab Find! Upscale elegance in this plus size maxi dress. Gorgeous printed silk fabric in shades of espresso, chocolate brown and cream flatter all skin tones.
13.07.2011 [Boston magazine's Boston Daily (blog)] - The parents of that plus-size baby in Texas have another thing to worry about beyond how they're going to hold that kid (we're going to need a bigger Bjorn!). Two Boston-based medical experts have just published a