Plus Size

This Canadian Model Is Set To Hit The New York Runway

The Huffington Post Canada | Amanda Montgomery | Posted 06.21.2016 | Canada Style

Sarah De Melo is the only Canadian to be walking in Full Figured Fashion Week.

Jennifer Lawrence Reacts To Being Called A 'Plus-Size Actress'

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 05.03.2016 | Canada Style

"Our idea of what is curvy is, like, so bizarre."

What I Hate The Most About My Fat Body

Jodie Layne | Posted 04.29.2016 | Canada Living
Jodie Layne

I am learning to love myself, but sometimes it's not enough. All the love I can give myself can't cancel out the hate that people have for fat bodies. If we want to be real about changing the way that beauty is portrayed and what bodies are considered good, then everyone has to do the heavy lifting to normalize marginalized bodies together.

These Inspiring Women Rock Their Visible Belly Outlines With Pride

The Huffington Post Canada | Amanda Montgomery | Posted 04.19.2016 | Canada Style

"Embracing all of our bumps and curves is a beautiful thing."

Tess Holliday: Dismissing Plus-Size Label Is A 'Slap In The Face'

The Huffington Post Canada | Madelyn Chung | Posted 04.08.2016 | Canada Style

"When there's young girls that are searching the term plus-size, that's the identifier to find someone that looks like them, to feel like they belong, to feel like they fit in and that they're not alone."

Edmonton Woman Fired From Plus-Size Store After Using The 'F-Word'

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 04.06.2016 | Canada Alberta

No, no, the other F-word.

IMG Models Launches 'Brawn' Division For Plus-Size Males

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 03.16.2016 | Canada Style

"Brawn has a body positive message. Brawn is physical strength."

How A Day Of Dress Shopping Helped Me Embrace My Curves

Lisa Brookman | Posted 03.14.2016 | Canada Style
Lisa Brookman

I soon realized that when I started my search for the perfect dress, there was no inspiration, no larger models modeling gorgeous dresses and, even more disappointing, most stores don't even carry larges sizes. Everyone wants to feel beautiful -- regardless of their size or shape. And today, unfortunately I didn't.

Beth Ditto Launches Her Debut Clothing Line

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 02.17.2016 | Canada Style

Made with "love and consideration" from a woman who knows.

Fashion's 'In-Betweeners' Deserve Some Recognition, Too

The Huffington Post Canada | Amanda Montgomery | Posted 02.12.2016 | Canada Style

They are the women who wear around sizes 10 through 16 who feel pressured to fit into either end of the spectrum, but are trying to find their own place in the industry.

Curvy Women From Around The World To Follow On Instagram

The Huffington Post Canada | Amanda Montgomery | Posted 02.01.2016 | Canada Style

These women are redefining each of their country's beauty standards.

The Words That Made Me Embrace My Body Image

Sunday Omony | Posted 01.18.2016 | Canada Style
Sunday Omony

I remember the day my agent told me to lose 2 inches off my hips and that my thighs were getting too big. She suggested that I try yoga to tone down. I was devastated. She didn't see how hard I was trying to be thin. I was dieting and hardly eating just to keep my stick-thin frame. It was then that I decided to give up on modeling because I was ruining my body.

Adele May Possibly Be Blessing Us With A Clothing Line

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 01.18.2016 | Canada Style

Rumour has it.

Canadian Campaign Calls For Acceptance Of All Body Types In Fashion

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 01.13.2016 | Canada Style

"All bodies deserve the same respect."

Blogger Nicolette Mason Collaborates With Addition Elle

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 01.07.2016 | Canada Style

Get ready to shop, fashionistas!

Meet The Stunning, Curvy Model In The Newest David's Bridal Ads

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 12.18.2015 | Canada Style

"It's something we should have been doing all along."

Clementine Desseaux Dazzles in Louboutin's First Plus-Size Ad

Huffington Post Canada | Al Donato | Posted 12.15.2015 | Canada Style

From red-soled shoes to red lipstick.

Models Hit The Street In Lingerie To Address Body Diversity

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 12.11.2015 | Canada Style

"Nobody's perfect and that's what makes us special."

Here's Why Size 16 Model And Blogger Nadia Aboulhosn 'Hates' The Term 'Plus-Size'

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 11.19.2015 | Canada Style

“I feel plus-size is a way to divide people. I don’t want anyone to feel like an outcast."

Tess Holliday Slams Models Who Don't Want To Call Themselves 'Plus-Size'

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 10.30.2015 | Canada Style

"No shame with being plus."

Why Aren't There More Male Plus-Size Models?

The Huffington Post Canada | Philip Mak | Posted 10.22.2015 | Canada Style

“Men have the exact same insecurities that women have about appearance, body image — they just grow up thinking they can’t talk about it."

Meet Target's First-Ever Plus Size Male Model

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 10.15.2015 | Canada Style

It's one huge step for the men's department.

ModCloth Is The Latest Retailer To 'Drop The Plus'

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 10.08.2015 | Canada Style

"Can't we all just shop together?"

Why Plus Size Running is a Global Media Sensation

Louise Green | Posted 08.01.2015 | Canada Living
Louise Green

We keep women of size behind a curtain like she doesn't exist or matter when the reality is she is athletic, fashion-conscious, and pop-culture savvy with incredible buying power.

After Years of Constant Dieting, I've Had Enough

Jessie Lorraine | Posted 06.08.2016 | Canada Living
Jessie Lorraine

Whenever I dropped weight it was stunning how people suddenly started speaking with me again at family functions and started acknowledging my existence. Of course, whilst they pressured me to devour the high fat food they had prepared. Instead of boosting my confidence, it reminded me that people can be fickle jerks.