Nike’s Plus Size Mannequin Makes a Bold Statement, But Why Is It Bold?

Nike’s Plus Size Mannequin Makes a Bold Statement, But Why Is It Bold?

If you haven't seen it flooded in your social media feeds, this week news broke of Nike adding "plus size" mannequins to its flagship London store display.  Mostly, I've seen positive reactions on social media, with people commending them for putting these (very common) body types on display. I'm happy about it too. But I'm also [...]

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The Curve Confessionals: Jenna

The Curve Confessionals: Jenna

About the interview: Jenna and I first met as youngsters in middle school, and have grown closer and closer over the years. She's about as cute as a button, and in our interview honestly shares her own triumphs with being petite and finding confidence. She's a superb role model to her younger siblings, and shares [...]

This Bestie Instagram Account Promoting Body Positivity is Everything 

This Bestie Instagram Account Promoting Body Positivity is Everything 

A few months ago, an Australian-based model named Georgia Gibbs posted what she thought was a normal photo of her and her best friend, Kate Wasley, on Instagram. What she soon realized is that commenters would take to Instagram to accuse her of photoshopping the image to make her friend look bigger (okay, people are [...]

The Media’s Photoshop Problem – and this Lane Bryant Model’s Perfect Photo Clap Back

The Media’s Photoshop Problem – and this Lane Bryant Model’s Perfect Photo Clap Back

Scrolling through my social media feeds and flipping through magazines, I’ve questioned my fair share of photos for their authenticity. Airbrushing, tightening, whitening, and everything in between HAPPENS, and probably a lot more than we think. We all look at these perfect people depicted in magazines or on Instagram gawking at them, but do we [...]