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# plus-size - Monday 11 February, 2019

From The Daily Edge Instagram's shopping feature is - inadvertently - highlighting brands who add a 'fat tax' Fatphobia

# plus-size - Tuesday 25 September, 2018

From The Daily Edge Penneys stepped in to defend a plus-sized blogger after backlash on their Instagram account Thanks Hun

Penneys stepped in to defend a plus-sized blogger after backlash on their Instagram account

Emma Hill was showing off her outfit on Primark’s official Instagram account.

# plus-size - Sunday 13 August, 2017

Sitdown Sunday: Fashion’s 'inherent snobbery' about plus-size clothing

Grab a comfy chair and sit back with some of the week’s best longreads.

# plus-size - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Facebook apologises for banning "undesirable" photo of plus-size woman

It blocked an ad on the basis that the photo “depicts a body or body parts in an undesirable manner”.

# plus-size - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge Amy Schumer has slammed a magazine for including her in a special 'plus size' issue

Amy Schumer has slammed a magazine for including her in a special 'plus size' issue

” Plus size is considered size 16 in America. I go between a size 6 and an 8.”

# plus-size - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge This inspiring ad campaign features women posing in so-called 'unflattering' outfits I'm Flattered

This inspiring ad campaign features women posing in so-called 'unflattering' outfits

And unsurprisingly, they all look great.

# plus-size - Thursday 20 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge Melissa McCarthy has spoken out about the term 'plus size' -- is it offensive? Controversy

Melissa McCarthy has spoken out about the term 'plus size' -- is it offensive?

Melissa McCarthy says the term tells women they are “not really worthy”.

# plus-size - Saturday 8 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge This questionable plus-size leggings ad is all sorts of WTF One Leg

This questionable plus-size leggings ad is all sorts of WTF

Marketing at its worst.

# plus-size - Friday 29 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge This lingerie brand has done away with the term 'plus-size' Size Matters

This lingerie brand has done away with the term 'plus-size'

It’s all part of the #droptheplus social media campaign.

# plus-size - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge 8 things that are wrong with Jamelia's views on plus sized clothing

8 things that are wrong with Jamelia's views on plus sized clothing

The singer stated that shops shouldn’t stock clothes above size 20.

# plus-size - Friday 21 February, 2014

Column: Positive body image or normalising excess weight? The line for plus-size fashion

We need to find a healthy balance regarding body image – and that means not celebrating extreme sizes, writes Lorraine Courtney.