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7 Things You Should Know About Plus-Size Women

1. We don’t <i>really</i> want to shop with you, pal.<p>Don’t take this the wrong way – we love shopping, just not at places where we have to mull about in the …

Glee Star Amber Riley Launches Plus-Size Boutique That Sells Out Fast

And we love it!<p>With all of this mess concerning body shaming and bounty unretouched photographs, it is refreshing to see how some people don't take notice and continue on with their fashionable selves. Take <i>Glee</i> star Amber Riley — the actress and her sister launched an online plus-size boutique of …

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IMG Adds Plus-Size Models To A-List Roster

Well, this is certainly a step in the right direction.<p>IMG Models has signed on five new models to its label. Not stunning news for a modeling agency, except -- all five of the girls are plus-size.<p>The modeling industry has seen a surge of body diversity in recent years, with top plus-size models …

Plus-Size Model Georgina Burke Named The First Face Of Torrid

It's another wonderful day in the world of plus-size modeling.<p>Women's Wear Daily reported Monday that plus-size retailer Torrid has named Australian model Georgina Burke as the first-ever face of their brand, featuring her on the cover of their swimsuit catalogue as well as on their website and in …

Plus-Size Model Hates the Term "Plus-Size"

Marquita Pring talks about being the curvy girl in the room.<p>After eight years in the modeling industry, "plus-size" model Marquita Pring was recently dropped by her long-time agency, Ford Models, when they decided to close their plus-size division in order to focus solely on straight-size models …

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Hayley Hasselhoff: 'Plus-Size' Doesn't Mean What People Think It Means

Calling out a model for being "plus-size" has the ability to instantly polarize people: Some think the label is offensive ("<i>She's</i> not plus-size"), while others are proud of the distinction. Hayley Hasselhoff falls into the latter category.<p>We caught up with the 21-year-old model (and, yes, daughter …

Diet Company Uses Plus-Size Blogger's Bikini Shot Without Permission

Rachele Cateyes of Milwaukie, Oregon, whose popular blog Nearsighted Owl tackles issues of body acceptance and plus-size pride, was stunned to discover that an image of her in a bikini was used without permission as the "before" image on the website of a diet company called Venus Factor, according …

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The great British fashion invasion: how UK designers are taking on the world

The big French luxury fashion conglomerates have been making unprecedented investment in young UK designers lately, and no wonder – the current crop of British talent is some of the most forward-looking anywhere in the world<p>Starting at the stately headquarters of Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessy, it is …

Los Angeles Fashion Week is ready for its close-up

With the olive now firmly in the martini that is<p>Paris Fashion Week, it's L.A.'s turn to showcase style for the upcoming fall season. Notable additions to the calendar for this season's Los Angeles Fashion Week include a 10-designer showcase organized by the Council of Fashion Designers of America …

Chocolate-Laced Sour Cream Soufflés

I'm not sure when I first had a twinge of nerves at the thought of making sweet soufflés. I can't think of any other examples of a cooking technique …

Double Chocolate Fudge Cake

March 3, 2014<p>Where does the time go???<p>When I first started this blog, my sweet little niece was this small.<p>And now she’s totally THIS tall.<p>I can …

Lick the Bowl Good: Classic Home-Style Desserts with a Twist

Home style desserts are, arguably, the best kind of desserts. Whether you’re eating a slice of a classic layer cake at a bakery or indulging in some …

Irresistible Nutella Buttercream

There are many different frosting recipes out there and many of them are called buttercream, but not all buttercreams are created equal, though many …

6 Sweet Treats to Make for St Patrick’s Day

St Patrick’s Day is a holiday that many of us celebrate by wearing green and eating Irish – or at least Irish-inspired – food. Any holiday …

I Can Call You Boobie...

It's Celebrate Your Name Week, my friends, so I have an <i>extra special gift</i> for a bunch of you with common American names: the gift... <b>of new …

Sunday Sweets: Art Nouveau

After our Art Deco feature, we figured it was high time for some Art Nouveau goodness!<p>Or more like <i>art nou-WOAH</i>, am I right?<p>I'm a huge fan of this …