plus size

Jul 7, 2016

The First Magazine Dedicated to Plus Size Woman Is Here (And It’s Incredible)

"To know nobody wanted to diminish me or minimize me just or just make me smaller in any way felt kind of vindicating."

Mar 17, 2016

Plus-Size Model Candice Huffine Is Running A Half-Marathon To Show That Your Size Doesn’t Always Reflect Your Fitness

"Changing my size or changing the number on a scale is so far from anything to do with it."

Feb 25, 2016

Former Model Criticizes Decision To Put Size 16 Ashley Graham On The Cover Of Sports Illustrated

Well, I guess she and Nicole Arbour can start their own (very small) club.

Feb 3, 2016

WATCH: YouTube Blogger Was Told By Walmart Employee That She Couldn’t Try On Clothes Because She Might “Stretch” Them

She caught the woman on film telling her that the clothes were "obviously not going to fit."

Sep 17, 2015

Ashley Graham Stuns While Walking The Runway During NYFW

Not only was she stunning walking the catwalk, but she was also modeling her own lingerie line!

Sep 12, 2015

‘Project Runway’ Debuts Plus-Size Collection

Because beautiful comes in all sizes. With New York Fashion Week in full force, all of our favorite designers are...

Jul 27, 2015

10 Summer Must-Haves for Plus Size Women

As a woman, we all love and want the latest fashion.

Aug 10, 2013

Stylish Plus Sized Outfits To Keep Cool In This Summer

Picking out an outfit to wear in this heat is no easy feat.

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.

Aug 5, 2010

The Know: Luxury Designers Go Plus Size!

If you love fashion, you know what it's like to count down to Fashion Week, excited to watch the trends for next year come parading down the runway and trying to envision how you're going to interpret the style and make it your own. And then you look forward to said new trends hitting the shelves, combing through the racks and trying them on.

Jul 21, 2010

Fashion Designers Embrace the Curvy Girl

Lane Bryant has turned away from the days when they “called all chubbies” into the store. While they still make fashionable clothes for full-figured women, they are also introducing a hip new line for plus-size teens.

Jun 16, 2010

Trying to Understand the Curvy Girl Backlash

We recently ran a series that everyone here at the CollegeCandy offices thought would be an awesome way to give our usually pro-body-acceptance readers a self-esteem boost. But instead Celebrating Celebrity "Flaws" turned into a body-bashing he-man-woman-hater's club. We didn't see that coming.

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.