Plus-size-blog

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    Slay At The Gym
    Slay At The Gym With The Right Workout Gear For Your CurvesWhat you choose...
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    Over 50 and All About that Bass? Tips for Choosing the Best Swim Suit
    Meghan Trainor made the world realize that it’s “all about that bass” and with...
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    Sexy Swimsuits Season Has Arrivied
    SEXY SWIMSUITThe dreaded swimsuit season is upon us! it's that time of the year...
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    How To Pick The Perfect Dress
    HOW TO PICK THE PERFECT DRESSA dress is just a  plain simple dress until...
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    Cozy Up In Our Sweater Cardigan
    The Winter Magic SweaterDo you ever want to be fashionable, trendy, warm & cute...
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    Hello 2017!
    On behalf of the Management team and Voluptuous models, we would like to bid...
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    We Have Grown Closer To You In Mississauga!
    Were So Excited To Be Opening Saturday Nov 12 2016 Heartland Town Center  Shop Our Ajax Location...
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    27 Things You Need To Do Before Summer Is Over
    1. Eat something fried, delicious, and awful for you at a local fair. 2. Get...
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    10 Reasons Women Need Their Girlfriends
    Every woman has done it, and every woman has had it done to her—the...
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    10 Things To Stop Doing If You Want To Love Your Body
    I run my hands against the different fabrics in my closet. This is my...
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    13 Pro Secrets to Sweat-Proofing Your Summer Makeup
    Summer is full of wonderful things — but melting makeup, smeared eyeliner, and super-sticky...
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    Plus Size Confidence: 4 Things That Men Find Attractive In Women
    Many people would assume that fresh faced eighteen and nineteen year olds are viewed ...
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    10 Places In Toronto You Should Take A First Date To During Summer
    Going on first dates during the winter pretty much sucks. There are a lack...
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    Spring/ Summer 2016 Eyewear Trends
    The Fashion Week shows from New York to London, Milan to Paris featured a...
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    Chub Rub Be Gone: How To Prevent Inner-Thigh Chafing
    Just in time for summer: 3 must-know tips (and my top product picks) to...
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    10 Things Confident People Do Differently In Dating & Relationships
    Healthy self-esteem is a prerequisite for healthy relationships. From my personal experiences, and my...
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    6 Fun Summer Activities to Stay Fit
    The gym is great, but I’ve personally always loved experience-based exercise more. I just...
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    Why Dating in Your 30’s is Way Better Than Dating in Your 20’s
    I recently got out of a serious relationship and was “not excited,” (strong understatement)...
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    Summer Beauty: My 15 Best Tips in One Spot
    What to do with your hair, makeup and skincare in hot weather Summer, like winter,...
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    Plus-Size Models on What They're Tired of Hearing and Where the Conversation Should Go
    Are we talking about plus-size fashion in a productive way or are we stuck...
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    8 plus-size fashion rules you should break this summer
    Women often feel their bodies aren't truly their own, constantly scrutinized with everyone from...
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    13 Plus-Size Women On Loving Themselves, No Matter What Haters Say
    BuzzFeed Life asked 13 top plus-size models and bloggers to share their experience with...
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    2016 Spring / Summer Makeup Trends
    While winter is typically a great time to go bolder when it comes to...
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    Body-Confidence Secrets From Plus-Size Model Crystal Renn
    First, what inspired you to write Hungry? I want women and the fashion industry to...
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    10 Lessons in Self-Confidence From Plus-Size Models
    Being heavier doesn’t mean you’re unhealthy and loving your body doesn’t mean you’re encouraging...
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    Loving Your Body Matters
    Lets talk about   National Eating Disorder Association Awareness Week, and how it's great to...
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    HOW PLUS-SIZE FASHION IS TRANSFORMING THE INDUSTRY
     After countless years of the media showing curvier women like myself that we’ll never...
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    Brittany Howard, Adele, Jazmine Sullivan and More Plus Size Red Carpet Magic at The Grammy Awards
    I do dig awards season! My life is nowhere as glam as the ladies...
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    Plus-size model Philomena Kwao laments the lack of black women in fashion, as she reveals she used whitening soap because she thought 'beauty meant lighter skin'
     The 26-year-old appears with Ashley Graham in the new Swimsuits For All campaign in...
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    Meet Ashley Graham, the ‘Sports Illustrated’ Swimsuit Issue’s First ‘Plus-Size’ Cover Girl
    Meet Ashley Graham, the ‘Sports Illustrated’ Swimsuit Issue’s First ‘Plus-Size’ Cover Girlow a gal...
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    How Body Positivity In 2016 Will Be Different Than The Year Before
    Body positivity is far from a new concept, but 2015 was arguably the year...
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    WooPlus Is A Dating Site For Plus Size People That I'm Not Mad About
    A couple of years ago, I decided I'd never date anyone else who was...
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    9 Plus Size Fashion Rules Our Favorite Celebrities Taught Us To Break
    With any body shape comes an unnecessary set of so-called fashion rules full of...
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    Does Oprah's Weight Watchers Ad Sends the Wrong Message
    Here's what the beauty experts at Allure Magazine reported;It's hard to imagine a better...
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    Holiday Party Dresses That Will Turn Heads
    he best thing about the holidays is that it represents party season. From office...
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    Holiday and New Year Party Makeup Tips
    Looking for a last minute means to spice up your Holidays and New Year?...
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    Glam to Go: Tips from celebrity Stylist Rachel Zoe on Holiday Dressing
    "Prepping for a holiday party doesn't have to mean dress distress. Instead, it should...
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    Meet Faith, the Plus-Size Superhero We Can All Admire
    Faith is an awesome, crime-stopping superhero. Under her secret identity, Zephyr, she can fly...
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    The “Project Runway” Star Who’s Making Plus-Size History
    In a society that tells fat women not to draw attention to themselves, Ashley...
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    How one plus-size model lost 200 pounds
    Tears streamed down Rosie Mercado’s cheeks after the flight attendant delivered his stinging words:...
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    “Hello” Adele. Goodbye Taylor!
    “Hello” Adele. Goodbye Taylor.HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 24: Singer Adele performs onstage during...
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    How To Get The Kim K Lips!
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    David Haaselhoff's Model daughter Won't Use the Term Plus-Size
    David Hasselhoff's Model Daughter Hayley Won't Use the Term Plus-SizeAdd Hayley Hasselhoff to the...
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    Meet Our Curvy Model/Blogger Stephanie
    Stephanie Johnston is the creator, face and voice of Hips, Lips & Hairflips and...
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    Fringe Is One Of The Biggest Trends For Fall 2015
    Every fashion week we spot trends on the runway that are sure to be...
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    Here's What You Need to Know About Fall Makeup Trends
    Fall is my favourite season! So many gorgeous colours to choose from and the...
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    Women’s Running magazine praised for featuring plus-size model Erica Schenk on cover
    RUNNING is for every body anytime.” That’s the message plus-size model Erica Schenk wants to...
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    Bringing #curvy back: Instagram lifts ban on search term after backlash from plus-size women outraged over ruling... because 'skinny' and 'anorexia' were still allowed
    The ban on #curvy has been lifted by the photo sharing app Instagram...
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    Meet Blogger "HOURGLASSCATH"
    Catherine is the face of Voluptuous Clothing Inc, international plus size model and business...
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    Women Protest Instagram's Ban On #Curvy With #Curvee
    Women and body positive activists are taking a stand against Instagram's ban on the...
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    Oprah Winfrey's magazine under fire over feature insisting women can only wear crop tops 'IF you have a flat stomach
    The writers at Oprah's magazine O made quite the fashion faux pas in their...
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    Are You A Curvy Girl And Ready To Mingle?
    Here are our Tips for curvy women ready to mingle!!My first rule is that...
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    How to Dress Well when You're a Curvy Girl
    Being a curvy girl doesn't mean you can't look fabulous! All it takes is...
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    Lauren Conrad Bans Body-Shaming Terms From Her Website
    Lauren Conrad is making it official: Toned is the new skinny.The lifestyle guru,...
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    Plus-Size Model Ashley Graham Poses in a Semi-Sheer Bikini: "I Have No Reason to Hide"
    Baring her body—and her soul! Plus-size supermodel Ashley Graham worked her bikini body for the...
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    This is the reality of what you'd earn working as a plus-size model
    Tess Holliday became the world's first US size 22/ UK size 26 to be...
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    Stefania Ferrario's call for the modelling industry to #droptheplus label is picking up real...
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    Plus Size Student Alexus Miller-Wigfall Suspended For Her Prom Dress — Would It Have Happened To A Straight Size Girl?
    Prom is supposed to be one of the most memorable nights of a teenager’s...
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    Laura Wells and Jesse McNeely: Why plus size is empowering
    PLUS SIZE: It’s a term you either love or hate. On one side, you...
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    The Belly Is The Last Taboo For Women's Bodies
    Last May, Marie Claire ran the following headline: "Butts are in." Meanwhile, according to...
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    5 Ways to Start Your Morning With Confidence and Style
    1. Confidence and Style Starts With This...First thing's first, lay out your outfit the...
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    Why are we still using the term ‘plus-size’?
    MODEL Laura Wells is a size 14, the same size as the average Australian...
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    Are you the Invisible In-Betweenie?
    I'm stoked that more retailers are realizing that every chick is not a size...
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    SPRING 2015 COLOR TREND
    Spring 2015 Color Trend ReportI do love a great palette to work with at...
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    WHY PEOPLE HATE TESS MUNSTER (AND OTHER HAPPY FAT PEOPLE)
    Unless you're someone who refuses to use social media, I'm sure you're aware that...
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    Health Controversy: Can You Be Fat and Healthy?
    “I’m plus-size and at my healthiest!” Model Anansa Sims joins the debate, below. “I’m...
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    IS THE REPRESENTATION OF PLUS SIZE WOMEN ON REALITY TV FINALLY CHANGING?
    2014 was such an exciting year for plus-size fashion and it looks like reality...
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    Dry Winter Skin? Here's Help
    By Dr. MercolaCold, dry winter weather is a common cause of dry skin. It...
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    10 Models React to Being Called "Not Plus-Size Enough"
    "It's frustrating that society is so set on categorizing everyone."With Myla Dalbesio as a...
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    Plus-size woman asks 21 photo editors worldwide to 'fix' her image
    Plus-size woman asks 21 photo editors worldwide to 'fix' her image Photoshop experiment Marie Southard Ospina...
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    How To Find The Right Holiday Dress
    One of the best parts about going to holiday parties is deciding what to...
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    Christmas Gift Giving for the Difficult People on Your List
    The holiday season is well under way, and before we know it, it’ll be the morning...
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    Are "empowering" racy covers really all that empowering?
    Are "empowering" racy covers really all that empowering?Kit SteinkellnerSo you may have seen Kim...
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    At What Point is a model really considered plus - size
    At what point is a model really considered plus-size?by Amirah MercerMyla Dalbesio in Calvin Klein's...
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    Voluptuous in Dare Magazine!
    We were honoured that our clothes were used in Dare Magazine's fall magazine edition!...
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    Waist Training - Yay or Nay?
    Is the new Hollywood fad waist-training slowly hurting our bodies?Lately you’ve probably noticed many...
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    Top 10 Fall Fashions
    Fall is almost here! Stay on top of the hottest trends for one of...
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    Summer Trends 2014
     
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    Ways To Get Rid Of Scars
    Nobody wants to have ugly scars even they want to find ways to...
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    Top 10 Lipsticks for Summer
    In celebration of National Lipstick Day, Inspirations & Celebrations  has rounded up the...
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    5 Ways to Wear our Two-Piece Dress
    After seeing countless celebrities and friends wearing two piece body con dress I decided or a...
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    Meet Annika our in house blogger!
    Voluptuous Inc proudly presents our in house plus size blogger, Annika!candiapplecouture.comAnnika Reid is the...
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    New Season of Project Runway Calls for Plus Models
    We couldn't of asked for a better next step forward with integrating plus size...
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    Plus Size Swim Calendar Makes Waves!
    Swimsuits For All - the plus-size swimsuit e-tailer recently launched a positive body image...
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    Lucky Brand Jeans are now at Voluptuous Inc!
    We are proud to say that we now carry plus size Lucky Brand jeans...
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    A.B.S by Allen Schwartz
    ABS is an affordable luxury clothing line that caters to the contemporary woman’s never-ending...
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    Face Care Tips
    A woman's face care regime is key to maintaining a fresh face with healthy,...
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    Spring Trend Report: The Maxi Dress
    The maxi dress and maxi skirt are in fashion full swing for Spring and...
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    Embracing Your Summer Body!
    Voluptuous women, you are who you are! And it's time to accept your body...
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    How to do a #SELFIE
    It's the latest craze but nothing we haven't done before -- Selfies! It seems...
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    Plus Size Shopping Has Arrived at Queen Street West!
    We are so excited to announce that our Queen Street West location is now...
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    Girlfriend Rules
    Their are rules to being girlfriends, that should never be broken if you value...
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    AIDS Awareness and the Dare to Wear Love for AIDS Event
    Today's society has forgotten about a dangerous killer, so much that we as a...
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    Plus Size Prom Dresses
    We were very sad to read in the news about how many young women...
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    Feeling Blue!
    This Spring 2014 on the fashion runways we were invaded by electric blue! Blue...
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    Kiyonna Fashions at Voluptuous!
    We are so excited to be carrying the amazing plus size fashion designs of...
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    Breaking Your Habits of Finding Mr.Wrong
    I have been hearing from a lot of women about always finding Mr.Wrong. Here...
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    Jump into Jumpsuits at Voluptuous
    Jumpsuits have been around since the late 80's and have stayed a stable fashion...
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    Plus Size Mannequins: Good or Bad for Women's Health?
    I read an article today which disappointed me. The title was, "Plus Size Mannequins...
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    The New Shirt Dress
     This Spring get inspired by the new shirt dress! It's versatile and chic, cinch...
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    MAKE A LOVE PLAN
      Enhance the love in your life whether you are with someone or not! Follow...
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    BIRTH CONTROL OF THE FUTURE
    We've come a long way since the day of withdrawals and praying during sex,...
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    Toronto World Master Card Fashion Week
    For our 2014 Fall Collection at Voluptuous, I attended the  World Master Card Fashion...
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    Developing Voluptuous New store Concept
    Developing Voluptuous' newest store on Queen Street West has been my  the biggest challenge...
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    Rockin' Your Plus Size Body in an "Average" Body World
    I don't know many women -let alone plus size women -who can say that...
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    Sexual Health & Reality Checks
    Ladies and Gentlemen, there is great misunderstanding in today's society about HPV (human papillomavirus)...
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    The Case of the "Thigh Gap"
    You may have recently heard about the alleged photoshopping by Old Navy to their...
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    The New Plus Size CEO
     I get asked often on how did i find the inner strength to develop...
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    Introducing Sealed with a Kiss to Voluptuous Inc!
    Voluptuous Inc is excited to introduce designs by SWAK (Sealed with a Kiss) to...
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    Lets Hear It For The Rihanna Trend
     Most of us have seen this trend on all the hottest celebs, the Jogger...
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    The Magic ¾ Dress
    This dress is magical! There are literally dozens of ways to tie it.... it’s...
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    Keeping up with Embellishments for Spring Fashion 2014
    Keeping up with embellishments for Spring 2014, we saw them make a big return!...
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    Breathe New Life into Your Spring Wardrobe with Mint!
    There's something to be said for an piece of clothing (dress, blazer, pants, blouse...
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    It's an All-White Party for Spring/Summer 2014!
    I'm so glad that white is back in fashion for Spring and Summer! It...
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    Breaking Fashion's Colour Rules in Spring 2014
    Today's blog post is to tell you, my valued Voluptuous shoppers, about the hottest...
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    Wichita native finds ‘plus-size’ spot on NYC Fashion Week runway
    In the real world, native Wichitan Emma Craig isn’t really “plus-size.”She’s 5 feet 6...
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    Plus-size models speak out at New York Fashion Week 2014
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    Why Plus-Size weekend is a big step forward for fashion week
    British Plus-Size Fashion Weekend is second annual show focusing on fashion for size 14...
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    Hasselhoff's daughter: Plus-sized models should get same respect as skinny ones
    LONDON - Fashion weeks are not the friendliest events for larger women — or...
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    Saskatoon bridal store caters to plus-size brides
    For plus size women, shopping for a wedding gown can be right up there...
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    Plus-Size Models Look To Change The Game At New York’s Fashion Week
    NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — The world-famous Fashion Week is in full swing in New York and...
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    Plus Size Event Spotlight: British Plus Size Fashion Weekend Taking Place February 14-15, 2014
    Something exciting is happening in London during the weekend of February 14-15, 2014. The...
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    IMG Adds 5 Plus-Size Models To A-List Roster
    Well, this is certainly a step in the right direction.IMG Models has signed on...
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    Plus-Size Mistakes by H&M, Mango, and Target Spark Fierce Fashion Debates
    According to the Associated Press, today, the average American woman is 25 pounds heavier...
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    This Plus-Size Model Is Kicking Cancer's Butt One Lingerie Campaign At A Time
    25-year-old women typically feel like they have lots of problems to worry about, most...
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    What is "Plus-Size"?
    What is "plus-size"?PLUS Model Magazine and SWAK, a plus-size designs boutique, decided to conduct an...
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    Big is Beautiful
    Women everywhere worry about how they look — you don’t have to be plus-sized...
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    Plus-size Barbie: Should dolls reflect real-world body types?
    An online poll is reigniting the debate over whether toymakers are out of touch...
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    Karl Lagerfeld Faces A Defamation Lawsuit For His Comments Towards Plus Size Women
    http://http://dailyvenusdiva.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/karl-lagerfeld.jpgKarl Lagerfeld Faces A Defamation Suit For His Comments Towards Plus Size WomenFor years, Karl...
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    The Huffington Post  |  By Ellie KrupnickPosted: 12/04/2013 9:00 am EST  |  Updated: 12/04/2013 9:07 am EST: :plus-Size, Plus-Size Models Runway, Robyn Lawley, Plus...
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    Ashli Being A Voluptuous Model
    My experience as a model for the Voluptuous Christmas Campaign was nothing short of...
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    It's always a fun time when modelling for Voluptuous!  Who wouldn't love getting their...
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    Robyn Lawley: Why The Dangerous “Thigh Gap” Trend Makes Me Mad
    I think that we can all say at one point or another, that we've...
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    Going retro
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    Plus Size Bodies, What Is Wrong With Them Anyway?
    In the January 2012 issue of PLUS Model Magazine, plus-size model Katya Zharkova was...
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    Everyone Feels like Crap in the Dressing Room (So Let's Stop Hating Ourselves)
    I recently stumbled across this article which really spoke to me and the...
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    A Testament to Why I Started My Business
    We receive e-mails on a day-to-day basis from thankful customers, however this note that...
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    Big Girl in a Skinny World: The Best Boots for Large Calves
    We love Marie Claire Magazine's plus size fashion diva, Ashley Falcon's article on the...
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    Photo Shoot 2013
    We finally shot our Fall & Winter campaign for 2013! We had a blast,...
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    BACK TO SCHOOL AMERICAN STYLE
    This Fall back to school saw a lot of American influences! From distressed jeans...
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    Leather It Up Fall 2013
    Leather accents are the way to go this fall. Faux or real leather has impacted...
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    Voluptuous Model Exposé
    Before (left) and after (right) At Voluptuous Clothing, we have a firm belief that plus...
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    'Just My Size' Survey Reveals That Plus-Size Women Are Confident!
     As a young girl, if you had told me that I would grow up...
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    Plus Size Modeling: Words from Voluptuous Clothing Models
    If you've seen photos of our latest clothes and trends in store, then you've...
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    A Message to Abercrombie's CEO from a Former Fat Girl
    We wanted to share this article by Sara Taney Humphreys with you who gave...
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    A Size 10 Is not a Plus size
    Fatshion Police: How Plus-Size Blogging Left Its Radical Roots BehindThe rag trade has never been...
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    IF!
     IF you can keep your head when all about you Are losing theirs and blaming...