Male Plus-Size Models Needed Too

Male Plus-Size Models Needed Too

Body image and unrepresentative runway sirens have gotten a lot of attention of late and led to a growing demand for, and use of, plus-size female models. But, what about male model images of David Beckham-type bodies with rock hard abs or metrosexuals in tighty-whities? Most models with non-perfect (i.e., more realistic) bodies are female […]

#ImNoAngel Lane Bryant Campaign Takes Aim at Victoria’s Secret

#ImNoAngel Lane Bryant Campaign Takes Aim at Victoria’s Secret

The backlash against super-skinny models and “Angels” is escalating. With public reaction to body shaming showing more acceptance for every body type, more countries banning too skinny models from catwalks and catalogs, and success by more celebs with less than perfect physiques, it is clear that times are changing. So, the timing was perfect for […]

Fashion Runways Finally Plus Size Place

Fashion Runways Finally Plus Size Place

There was an unusual site at London Fashion Week this past week as well as in the New York runway extravaganza the previous one: Models shaped like and wearing the size worn by the average women. Both Spring 2015 fashion fests had plus size lines and models in place on their runways. Maybe eventually the […]