Singer Bebe Rexha expressed her frustrations with the fashion world and how she can’t find a designer to dress her for the Grammys. THe Grammy-nominated singer is struggling to find a designer who will dress her size 8 body.
She posted a video of herself complaining how no designers will dress her because she isn’t a sample size.
Demi Lovato is fully supporting Rexha calling out designers. “F**king preach!!! Love this and you for speaking your mind and using your voice!!!,” Lovato commented on Rexha’s Instagram video.
Rexha posted a lengthy Instagram video explaining the situation.
“I’m sorry, I had to get this off my chest. If you don’t like my fashion style or my music that’s one thing. But don’t say you can’t dress someone that isn’t a runway size,” Rexha wrote on Instagram. “Empower women to love their bodies instead of making girls and women feel less then [sic] by their size. We are beautiful any size! Small or large! Anddddd My size 8 a** is still going to the Grammys.”
In the video, she explained how her team to reached out to designers to dress her but they all declined because she is a size 8 and is too big. “If a size 6 to 8 is too big then I don’t know what to tell you. I don’t want to wear your f**king dresses because that’s crazy.”
Lovato recently sounded off on her Instagram story for a game that was body shaming women. The sponsored post depicts a fat woman as ugly and a skinny woman as pretty. Lovato calls out the game for promoting the idea that you need to be skinny to be pretty.
“This is absolutely harmful to anyone who is easily influenced by societal pressures put on us from the diet culture to constantly be losing weight in a world that teaches us to equate out value and worth with the way we look and especially anyone in recovery from an eating disorder,” Lovato wrote.
Rexha is nominated for Best New Artist and her song “Meant To Be” with Florida Georgia Line is nominated for Best Country Duo/Group Performance. Lovato is nominated for Best Pop Duo/Group Performance for her song “Fall in Line” with Christina Aguilera.