Tia Duffy
Tia Duffy holds a Bachelor of Philosophy/Psychology and Theology from Dublin City Univeristy with a post graduate diploma in Education. She continues her Post graduate studies in Social Sciences in Queens University. A spokesperson on body image she provides advice on mental health, self care, body image, education, fashion and media.

Entries by Tia Duffy

6 Stunning Red Carpet Looks From Canadian Designers

(0) Comments | Posted May 16, 2017 | 1:28 PM

Last week I had the pleasure of attending the prestigious Escape the Runway Event which celebrated Canadian Fashion in all its glory show casting collections from award winning and notable designers from across the country.

I didn't really know what to expect at this event but the amount of...

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Meet 7 Models Who Are Using Their Platforms For Inspiring Causes

(0) Comments | Posted March 28, 2017 | 2:50 PM

I have met hundreds of models throughout my time working in the fashion industry but there are specific people that stood out to me over the years. Some I have had the pleasure to meet and work with and others I have admired from a distance. It is hard to...

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6 Curvy Canadians You Need To Know

(0) Comments | Posted February 1, 2017 | 4:33 PM

I've been modelling a little over a decade now and working in Education. I've constantly felt the need to investigate Body Image because I know how much it affects young men and women and I also know from personal experiences I know that the fashion industry plays an important role...

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5 Canadian Designers Breaking The Mould And Embracing Diversity

(0) Comments | Posted December 15, 2016 | 12:09 PM

Growing up through my teens and watching designers on international stages were all positive experiences for me until I reached the age of 17. My body developed entirely and I became curvier. Instead of embracing my body transformation I was tormented by the thought that I should look skinny to...

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4 Steps To Falling In Love With Your Body

(0) Comments | Posted October 24, 2016 | 1:29 PM


1.Question what the mind is telling the body
Have you ever stopped to wonder what the relationship is between your mind and body? We read so much about it but actually taking the time to sit in silence with a pen and...

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Body Positive Fashion Can Only Work If We All Come Together

(1) Comments | Posted September 20, 2016 | 2:21 PM

Starving, weak and exhausted, these three words perfectly sum up my first experience of modelling, or what I thought was a gateway into the fashion industry, my first beauty pageant. It was 11 years ago I was 17 naive and curvier than every other contestant.

I aspired to model...

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