Plus Size Fashion

Linda Idegwu's Plus-Size Brand 'Dear Curves' Brings African Fashion Into the Western Sphere

Marie Southard Ospina | Posted 05.11.2014 | UK Style
Marie Southard Ospina

Oftentimes, it can seem like the majority of the world is striving to achieve some kind of Western version of normality - and, more specifically, some kind of American version of normality. From fashion designers to film producers, it can start to feel like the entirety of the earth becomes permeated by America.

The Best Retailers for Curvy Ladies This Winter

Elle-Rose Williams | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Elle-Rose Williams

Even as a big-busted size 12 or 14 - shopping for elegant winter clothes can be near impossible, and I imagine it gets harder and harder as the size chart goes up. I'm a size 16 and I find most chunky knits make me look like a cotton wool ball with legs.

Spending the Round Pound - A Plus Size Girls Guide to Shrewd Shopping

Becky Barnes | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Becky Barnes

There has been much talk in the past month about the plus size woman, how and where she should be spending her hard earned cash and which brands deserve it. Plus size blogger Chastity Garner of Garner style, this month called to arms fellow chubs to boycott American store Target on account of them revealing yet another designer collaboration with no plus sizes in sight.

Five Plus Size Bloggers You Might Not Know About But Should

Debz Aiken | Posted 19.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Debz Aiken

There is no shortage of lists online that can give you recommendations of blogs to read and bloggers to pay attention to. These lists always contain my favourite bloggers and it's great to see other people enjoying them too!

New York, Paris and Milan. Sorry Guys - Brits Do It Better.

Ruth Harrison Roberts | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Ruth Harrison Roberts

There is no excuse - London Fashion Week has designers all over the Capital producing, exhibiting, showing. There is no excuse whatever your shape, size or style. The only way LFW will be more inclusive is if we continue to support the ones who are trying to do exactly that.

Get the 2013 Look - Jessica Rabbit is Back!

Ruth Harrison Roberts | Posted 04.03.2013 | UK Style
Ruth Harrison Roberts

Over 2012 we saw a backlash to the skinny model with more 'real' models being used in campaigns (for example the latest M&S and Dove adverts) but still the catwalks are full of size 0 waifs. Has the fashion world really changed?

Full Figured Fashion Week

Sarah Potter | Posted 28.12.2011 | UK Style
Sarah Potter

Vice Magazine recently launched a new series entitled Fashion Internationale, documenting the fashion shows and catwalks away from the limelights of t...