Topic: plus size models

Let Plus-Size Model Robyn Lawley Talk About Something Other Than Her Body

Let Plus-Size Model Robyn Lawley Talk About Something Other Than Her Body

Australian plus-size model Robyn Lawley spoke to The Mail Online about body image, diversity in fashion and I’m a little conflicted about the message she sends. She’s awesome and I’m glad she’s getting noticed, but there’s something troubling about the sentiment of some of her statements to The Mail. Her presence as a plus-size model in the fashion industry is of course important, but the whole plus-size racket comes with its own host of problems. More »

Plus Size Model Tara Lynn Covers Elle Spain! Ugh, She’s Called “Real Woman”

Plus Size Model Tara Lynn Covers Elle Spain! Ugh, She's Called "Real Woman"

We love the gorgeous and talented plus size model Tara Lynn (who was also featured in H&M’s “Big Is Beautiful” swimwear campaign a few years ago). She’s just landed the cover of Elle Spain, looking amazing. What’s not so amazing is that the magazine decided to use the tired stereotype of branding a plus-sized woman a “real woman” as a misguided move towards celebrating body diversity. More »