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We Are The Fat Bitch

*this post contains mention of fatphobia and fat hate When I was in 6th grade a beautiful boy kissed me in my neighbor’s backyard. He had a Bulls Starter Jacket and wore so much gel in his hair that it was crisp to the touch. When he tried to put his hand up my shirt I told him “no”. He pushed me and exclaimed “you’re a fat bitch” as he walked away. In Junior High when I got in an…

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Body Positive, Fatshion

PLUS SIZE JACKETS FOR FALL

Raise your hand if you have gone countless seasons without a good plus size jacket because you could never find one in your size!!! Yep. Me too. I have spent literal years being colder than I needed to be…

Fashion Is Political: About The Curvy Con

I would not call myself a fashionista, and clothing definitely isn’t something that makes me wildly excited. But I am excited about the fat community, our determination, and the noise we are currently making, that is slowly but surely…

Fancy Plus Size Pants

I wear lots of dresses. Do you know what I hate? Dresses. Ok, I’m exaggerating. I don’t hate dresses. I just don’t prefer them over my other options. With a body that looks like mine it can be so…

The Best Plus Size Bras

This plus size bra post has been several months in the making. As a card carrying “I’m not wearing that thing” no-bra-club member, this post was a little intimidating. I wanted to find the most comfortable, supportive, versatile plus…

My Summer Uniform And… Cats.

This is what my life looks like most weekends. The cats, and the nursery, and the cute country atmosphere, those are all pretty standard. The makeup and the posing next to the cute succulents is a little bit less…

To My Non-Fat Friends – This Is My Cry For Help

  This week Project Runway winner and unapologetic fatty Ashley Nell Tipton went public with her choice to undergo weight loss surgery. In the past I have talked about fat people’s participation in diet culture and the negative impacts…

Where To Shop For Plus Size Swimwear

UPDATED: 4/7/17 Even though we’re in the middle of the “100 Places To Shop For Plus Size Clothing” series ( part 1| part 2 | part 3), we’re going to do a special post for plus size swimwear. A lot of…

Plus Size Mini Skirts – Maximum Style

Big thanks to JDWilliams for sponsoring this post! This post contains affiliate links.   There’s a long list of clothing items that people would like us plus size babes to consider “off limits”. Fashions that most people readily have access…

Ugh! I’m Dressed Like My Mom!

Last week on facebook, I asked some friends how they would like me to refer to more conservative plus size clothing looks. I some times get requests to show more “mature” plus size clothing styles and this always confuses…

Plus Size On The Prarie

I’m becoming ok with being a Kansas girl. For years, I thought “well, it’s ok if I’m here for now, it’s not my last stop”. It made me feel less naive, less of the person that people judged me…

MY FAVORITE PLUS SIZE DRESSES

It’s that time of year again! This post needs an update! And I am happy to say that there are SO MANY NEW PLUS SIZE DRESSES!!!! I could just fall apart over how amazing the selection is this year!…