Style & Curve magazine and iTopModel, an organization that promotes diversity in fashion, have launched a new campaign to encourage Victoria’s Secret to cast models of more diverse sizes.
Plus-size model and Instagram influencer Denise Mercedes, who has endured body shaming on social media, shares one simple notion to remind people why it's none of their business: because it's my body.
While homecoming shopping, Sofia was sorely disappointed when she saw only a handful of plus-size gowns in the formalwear department at Nordstrom.
Khloé Kardashian and Emma Grede — co-founders of the size-inclusive denim brand Good American, talk about why they think it's important to be more than just another Los Angeles-based jeans maker.
“Modeling is an expensive career when you first start — you have to pay for photo shoots and maintain your appearance."
Designer Christian Siriano has a new book out called "Dresses to Dream About," which gives an intimate look into his design process and how he begins each dress with a simple sketch.
"What if we wear the same outfit? We can show that fat women and thin women can wear the same styles and both look great.”
From statement pants and long-line bombers to colorful furs, see some of Instagram's coolest plus-size blogger babes sporting killer fall trends to try out.
Plus-size retail Torrid is heading into the final leg of its third annual model search. The competition's four finalists tell Yahoo Lifestyle what it's like to be a plus-size woman breaking into modeling.
With so many Instagrammers out there gaining loads of followers for posting silly tweets and funny memes, it’s nice to see an account with hundreds of thousands of followers that actually sends a positive and constructive message. Just keepin it 100 I can't believe we created a community of 400 thousand flippin people im so thankful to each and everyone of you, you are supporting diversity! The more demand for it the more change we will see! I can't even explain to you all how happy it makes me when I see other women empowered and not conforming to societies expectations. ...
The Other Festival is a two-day, women's only festival in Brooklyn, featuring a lineup of impressive speakers with careers in journalism, film, fashion, and more.
To celebrate the agency's 50th anniversary, Wilhelmina Models is releasing a new book that "defines beauty." Here's what the company's CEO, Bill Wackermann, says is the key to being beautiful and becoming a successful model.
Ashley Graham is one of the best known plus-size models in the industry, and she’s telling women the secret to her success: confidence. “The runway isn’t just about showing fashion, it’s about gaining confidence,” she says. Wearing denim-on-denim, Graham is the first to give her walk a go before the three women rock the catwalk themselves.
Messalina Morley, 20, has been identified as plus-size through the modeling and pageant industries in which she's worked. However, she is using that status and experience to shed light on what she calls being in "the in-between."
The Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue isn’t stopping with Ashley Graham. While the magazine took a major step in the right direction by crowning their first ever curvy cover girl and rookie of the year in 2016, it’s still making moves towards including more size diverse women. Case in point: the magazine has just added another plus size beauty to its roster.
“Sofia says she wants to be model so she can inspire others, like Anna, help them express themselves and love themselves,” says mom Erica.
The transition from summer to fall can be tricky in terms of what to wear, but these lightweight jackets make it easy to slide into fall — in style.
She was given a gym membership at age 9 and forced to wear maternity clothes by 13. Now, plus-size model and activist Natalie Hage takes us on her journey of becoming a role model for curvy women nationwide, with the introduction of her original Yahoo series, "Curves Ahead."