BEING PLUS SIZE IN A SLENDER WORLD: SHOPPING ISSUES

As a plus size woman I have had problems when shopping  and for ages, even still now, it has been a big challenge to find decent clothes for plus size girls. We have fewer options, designers offer ultra baggy designs or ultra tight silhouettes at high prices.  At  some stores the plus size section is…

EARLY SPRING PLUS SIZE STYLISH OUTERWEAR

Spring fashion 2018 is diverse. So, let´s see what is the trendiest plus size  outerwear. The light coat will warm us up in the coolest spring days but also will add a glamorous image. The new ones are in pastel colors, lavender as well as bright colors. Plus size fashion 2018 has different options like…

THE CHALLENGE OF BEING PLUS SIZE…

Sometimes people conclude that being a plus size person and living in a “standard” word is a challenge. Well It could be considered in one sense. There was a lack of plus size actors and models in the fashion and cinema industries when I was young. I always was the fatty of my class but…

FITTED OR TIGHT?

Personal style depends among others on personal tastes, culture and self -esteem. Then when approaching to this topic we must consider that different options are OK even though we do not like them. Nowadays, in the plus size community there are many exaggerations as some plus size women wear whatever they feel like without considering…

WHAT IS BODY POSITIVITY?

  The Body Positivity movement has expanded recently as social media platforms such as Instagram did. This movement is all about how to reconsider personal image in a world which promotes a standardized beauty and healthy and slim bodies. Respect for all types of bodies and different body images are welcomed and encouraged by this…