Plus-Sized

Plus Size Clothing takes-off in Canada

by Saadia Are you looking for something trendy, stylish and at the same time, something comfy when it comes to your online shopping for plus size clothing in Canada. We think, we have the right choice for you. www.justplus.ca is the one stop shopping destination for all the plus size women in Canada. Who says you are a large size woman? You are curvilious!! Sometimes, it gets hard to find ....

Fashion BBW: How to Select a Plus-Sized Wardrobe

by Saadia Are you planning a perfect plus sized wardrobe? Here we have all the tips and guidelines that would help you craft a wonderful plus size wardrobe without spending too much money on clothes. So here is how and what to do: 1 - Over-Size Clothes -- A Strict No-No: Stop getting satisfied with all the shapeless oversize outfits. Trying wearing what fits you perfectly. Remem ....

Plus Size Fashion: Top Five Tips

by Saadia It can be quite challenging and at times, frustrating for plus size women to shop for their size. Thanks to different designers, now your challenging days are over. Now there are a number of plus size designers who are always ready to dress you in a chic classy way to make you feel more confident, stylish and sexy. At the same time, it is important for you to remember some of the v ....

Plus-Sized women dress-up with summer style guide

by Saadia Sunny days are back and summer is just around the corner and most probably, our lovely ladies must be looking for something appealing, comfy and colourful. Hope this summer news is just as great for our plus size readers too, as it is for the rest of our ladies. Why worry, this summer we are bringing a complete style guide for our plus size readers. So what if you are a plus size, yo ....

This woman loves her 100-inch hips, but they don't make life easy

Think you have trouble cutting a clean silhouette in your jeans? Check out Mikel Ruffinelli and her nearly-100-inch hips. Good thing she loves those "feminine" curves, because they're seriously ample and probably the world's widest. Wondering if they're implants? Rufinelli swears they're not, and watching her struggle into the shower or squeeze down the hallway makes it pretty clear this isn't a s ....

Size Discrimination: Taking Action

If you believe you've been or will be denied a job, passed over for promotion, or fired, or if you've been harassed on the job because of your weight, here are some ways to fight back. General: 1. Document Everything: Every time an incident occurs, whether it's a formal interview or an office conversation, write down the date and time of the event, as well as direct quotes from the parties i ....

Creating a Size Friendly Workplace

As a plus-size woman, you deserve to work in an environment free of overt and covert prejudice. Attorney Sondra Solovay says that there are many good reasons for an employer to hire plus-size employees and develop a size-friendly workplace. "You're going to get the best employees you can imagine," she says. "You are reaching out to a community and saying that you care. That's how you get a loyal e ....

Reprint:Why the world needs fat acceptance

The following was originally printed in the Summer 2010 Body Issue of Geez Magazine, a Canadian publication dealing with progressive spirituality. I just learned last week that it actually won something: 1st place opinion piece in the Canadian Church Press awards. Wild, huh? Anyway, that reminded me that the full text of the piece never did make it online, so Im reproducing it here. When I ....

Can You Be Healthy at Any Size?

Tyra Banks has a new mission: Cast an unlikely group of aspiring models--namely, those whose curves can fill out a size 14--for a plus-size competition. "Plus-size is really the average American woman," Banks has said. "And that woman is healthy." That woman is also, says the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 20 pounds overweight. In fact, a growing collective of doctors an ....

How do I get my girlfriend to gain?

I have been asked this question many a time so I figured it was time to write a detailed, general response about it! I would however, like to preface this blog with a little bit of an opinion. If youre a man and youre considering telling your girlfriend that you would like her bigger and/or that you would like her to explore certain aspects of your attraction/fetish with you, keep in mind ....

Kim K. weight gain: Kim Kardashian addresses rumors of reaching 200 pounds

Kim K. weight gain has become a hot topic on the internet. In a recent interview with Us Weekly, Kim Kardashian opened up about the weight gain she has experienced during her pregnancy with Kanye West's child. According to the report from Monday (March 25), she even addressed the rumors that she had reached 200 pounds on the scales recently. Speaking about the incessant rumors, Kardashian talke ....