A-List celebrities are bringing the plus size community into the fashion industry more and more. Are designers taking advantage of this. Are they making out that they are incorporating plus size looks but then won’t sell them to the general public? In the past, many luxury designers have been hesitant to dress plus size celebrities. Do you now have to be famous to be worthy of plus size luxury clothing? Progress is being made, but at a slow pace. In 2020, Lizzo attended the G
Perfection is found in accepting your imperfections
Bridgett Devoue The way that we perceive our bodies is vital to our levels of self-confidence, self-worth, and the way that we interact with others. In today’s world, a mental illness known as ‘Body Dysmorphic Disorder’ is an alarming concern. According to the NHS, “Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD), is a mental health condition where a person spends a lot of time worrying about flaws in their appearance”. One of the factors th
There is not one standard definition of beauty or one perfect size.
Ashley Graham In the fashion industry, lack of diversity has always been a concerning topic. However, in the current digital age of social media, this issue is more apparent than ever. We are constantly exposed to outfit posts that all look very alike, which is often fuelled by something called ‘influencer marketing’. According to Forbes, “an influencer is someone who helps other people buy from you”. #TheCon