Dear Retailers, Time to Stop Ignoring Plus Size Women

Of the 25 main retailers, 21 of them offer options for plus size women on their online store. Department stores such as JC Penney’s, Kohl’s, and Macy’s offer a large number of plus size clothing options. Nordstrom, however, does not offer half as many options. While the number of options shrinks dramatically when it comes to physical storefronts, there are still some options. This is as opposed to retailers like Nike, who only have 5 online options for plus size women and Under Armour who have nothing at all.
plus size retailers

image source: twitter @BridgeModels Read more

Fat Shaming Ruined Big Girl’s Beautiful Memories

For many junior and senior high schoolers, prom is the most highly anticipated event, besides graduation itself. It is something like a right of passage for students as they finish their high school journey. Girls spend months preparing for what is supposed to be one of the greatest nights of their high school career.

big girl

image source: twitter @__tayjj__ Read more

There Is Nothing Plus Size Women Cannot Do

When you think about ballet dancers, you usually think about tall, stick-thin women twirling and twisting en pointe. It is time to change that idea though, because you do not have to be skinny to dance ballet. All you need is the right amount of passion and determination. Two things which 30-year-old Frostine Shake has a lot of.

bbw women-confident woman by beach
Photo by Matthew T Rader on Unsplash

Read more

5 Tips to Help Big Women Feel More Beautiful

There comes a time when every woman seems to struggle with feeling beautiful. But, this can be an especially tough problem for curvy women. Regular day-to-day life can get a woman feeling down, which is never alright. So, here are 5 tips to help plus size women feel more beautiful!

big beautiful women

Image source: Instagram @torridfashion Read more

3 Best Plus Size Dating Blogs You Should Follow

Ladies, when it comes to blogs about dating and relationships, you usually want to find one that fits a specific set of criteria. How else are you supposed to be able to find relatable stories that remind you that you are not alone? This is a major problem when it comes to fat girl dating. To help the situation, here are three of the best plus size dating blogs that you should check out!

plus size dating blogger

image source: and Read more

Bearded Men & Curvy Women Equal a Match Made in Heaven

Not too long ago, we mentioned a survey about what kind of guy bigger girls have the most chemistry with. The findings? According to the survey, curvy women have more chemistry with bearded men than most. When asked, 77 percent of the WooPlus community agreed that there was an added level of chemistry between bearded men and bigger women. If those numbers are not enough to sway you, how about these famous celeb ladies who are happily with men who sport beards.

Read more

5 Reasons to Date a Chubby Guy

When it comes to dating, everyone has a preference. But it is possible for those preferences to change over time. Or for you to decide you want to break away from your normal type of guy. Something to consider if you have not already? Plus size man dating. There are so many reasons you should seriously you should date a chubby guy; here are the top five.

chubby guy dating Read more

Shock: A Girl Was Fat Shamed While Waiting to Try on A Bikini

Jessica Portelli fat shaming response
image source:

Imagine going to the store to try on a bikini and getting told by a fellow shopper that you should not be wearing a bikini due to your size. This is what Jessica Portelli was met with earlier in the month, when she was at Matalan’s Brighton, England location. Portelli did not allow this woman’s words stop her, however, as she went to the dressing room, and soon back out in the bikini to confront the rude woman who fat shamed her. She told the woman that “Girls like you shouldn’t tell girls like me what we can’t do” before returning to her dressing room to snap a quick picture. Read more

What’s Your Reaction to Amy Schumer’s Campaign Against the “Plus Size” Label?

On April 5, 2016, Amy Schumer took to social media to tell Glamour Magazine that she did not appreciate being include in a list of inspiring plus size women because she does not fit the “plus size” standard. For her, according to a post she made on Instagram, what bothered her the most about her inclusion on the list is the fact that it would make young girls question their own size. The incident has caused her to begin a campaign against the plus size label, insisting that people do not like being classified as plus size. When Schumer posted to Twitter asking about the public’s thoughts on the term, it was met with mixed views.

body positive-no prefer label plus size community

Read more