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Style inspiration of the day: summer crochet made cool

It’s been a while ever since the fashion industry decided to openly embrace crochet and turn it into an all-chic affair just perfect for the hot season. Picking up from where it left off last summer, this year’s crochet is colourful, casual but oh-so glorious, looking insanely good as worn by a stunning Behati Prinsloo. Borrow inspiration from the blonde muse and use a light…

PASKAL A/W ’16 look book

Designer Julie Paskal came to the industry with a background in Architecture and Engineering. It shows in her work: her namesake label PASKAL is all about shapes and lines and silhouettes. Laser-cutting techniques bring a modern edge to all her collections, though her pieces retain a delicateness and a sensitivity. Fall / winter 2016’s monochrome outfits featuring sheer overlays of polkadots are winners; while her…

Plus-size lingerie ad celebrates women’s bodies. Gets rejected by T.V.

What happens when you enlist top plus-size models Ashley Graham, Precious Lee, Tara Lynn, Denise Bidot and Georgia Pratt in a lingerie commercial that celebrates the female body? It gets rejected by T.V. A video campaign by plus-size retailer Lane Bryant was reportedly rejected by NBC and ABC for not complying with advertising regulations. And yet, one could argue that the models are no more…

Gigi Hadid talks about her Versace nipple slip

Almost every model shows a nipple or two on the runway during the course of their career – whether through wardrobe malfunctions or through modelling see through clothing – but most don’t garner much attention for it. Things are different when you’re Gigi Hadid and your path to the industry was as an already-famous instagram celebrity. Hadid’s Versace dress had a “malfunction” on the runway…

Candice Huffine stars in the debut of Rachel Roy’s Curvy collection

One of the most celebrated and well-known plus size models, Candice Huffine, stars in the debut lookbook of Rachel Roy’s new collection titled RACHEL Rachel Roy Curvy. The spring 2016 collection just launched on Macy’s website, presenting the same designs as are available to sub-size 14 women in larger sizes of 14 to 24. Bold prints, billowy silhouettes and effortless denims feature in the curvy-perfect…

9 online shopping destinations every curvy girl should know

Beauty comes in all shapes and forms, size is irrelevant, all bodies are made for fashion: for cliche as all this may sound nothing rings truer in today’s world, yet few are the brands that are willing to take the leap, embrace the change and celebrate fashion’s transformative power to its full potential. Luckily, the online universe is in constant transformation, meaning the walls which…

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