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Tuffy Luv Helps You Dress For the Body You Have

Yes, it's nice to be skinny, but whenever my best friend and I are shopping, I can't help but be jealous, because shirts always fit her nicer because she's a size 34C AND she's as skinny as I am.

Oct 23, 2012

One of These Women Is Not Like the Others

The woman in the middle and the one on the right are both very slim. They are ideal according to the “thin is in” mentality glorified in the media, but in all likelihood quite a bit smaller than the average American woman. The woman on the left is the only who looks “different,” as her silhouette is significantly more curvy than the others featured in the ad.

Aug 27, 2011

Jun 28, 2011

FINALLY! A Designer Outlet for us Curvy Girls!

While the fashion industry has come to accept and embrace the plus-size community, it can still be tough to find designer plus-size clothing offered at discount retail outlet, but thanks to the newest online fashion sales site, Clique To Know, women sizes 10 and up will be able to find beautiful clothes from designers.

Jun 15, 2011

Ask the Dude: Real Men Like Curves

I just bought my first bikini ever about two days ago for this summer and I'm 20 years old but, the problem is that I'm a curvy girl. My friends say I shouldn't care what people think and I should be comfortable in my own skin especially in clothes. I've let body images in society get the best of me to the point where I won't even let myself have fun at the pool or beach because I'm too scared of what people think

Mar 21, 2011

The Best Plus-Size Stores

Once upon a time full-figured women were forced to wear muumuus, oversized t-shirts and mom jeans. No one even considered the idea that plus-sized women wanted to be hip, fashionable, and trendy. But today, retailers are beginning to welcome bigger women with arms wide open.

Feb 13, 2011

We Love You, Lauren Zizes

As I sat down to revel in their renditions of Michael Jackson and Katy Perry’s greatest hits I was glad to see that the writers had kept Lauren Zizes around even after sectionals. And even more so, I was glad to see that she had a pretty large part in this past Tuesday’s episode.

Sep 21, 2010

The Jessica Simpson Epidemic

After years of slipping through the media cracks, Jessica Simpson is more famous now than ever. And why? The girl <gasp!> gained weight. I mean, think about it: what has J. Simps really been doing with herself, career-wise? Not a whole lot. Instead, the poor girl has been a victim of heartbreak, failed endeavors, and more media scrutiny than any person deserves.

Sep 6, 2010

Labor Day Link-A-Palooza

We know. It's a three-day weekend and you have yet to get out of your pajamas. Heck, you have yet to even get out of bed. That's cool with us. That's why sweats were invented. And actually, if we had our way, you wouldn't get out of bed all day. Because we have an insanely awesome round-up of links from our very favorite people on the web. Yeah that's right. We're giving you another excuse to stay in elastic-waistband pants all day.

Jun 11, 2010

Weekly Wrap Up: Summer Is Happening So Fast!

Can anyone believe we're nearing the end of the second week of June? It seems like just yesterday we were packing up, hugging our BFFs goodbye and settling back into our childhood bedrooms. And now summer has come upon us so quickly I haven't even had time to go swimsuit shopping! We've even already had the MTV Movie Awards, which means the 4th of July is just around the corner.

Jun 3, 2010

Celebrating Celebrity “Flaws”: Curvy Girls

It's no secret that Hollywood likes their actresses to look anorexic-chic. But that doesn't mean that all the women in Hollywood are conforming to that reasonable ridiculous standard. This week we're putting on a spotlight on the curvy and voluptuous celebrities who haven't let their bigger bodies stop them from having even bigger careers.