A nice story with gorgeous inbetweenie Bree Warren (size 42, Models1+, photography by Catherine Harbour). Bree says: “I think a womanly figure is sexy and I love what I do but I dont think it should be one vs the other. There is such diversity in our population why not show that in fashion”. And I totally agree! Time for more size diversity in fashion!
YESSSSSS!!!! I am nominated for RED’s HOT women! For women who show they do something special. I am nominated in the category ‘Mode’. Just push the black button on the following link: ‘Stem op Edith Dohmen’.
May I have your votes, please? And for the ones who already voted, a big THANX!
Seeing this gorgeous inbetweenie model Naomi Shimada more and more these days! Asos, Simply Be and, of course, many many other things! And I just discovered her own blog: naomishimada. She’s a beautiful mix: her father is Japanese and her mother Dutch/Canadian/English/Irish. So proud, she’s having some Dutch blood as well! Naomi says: “Being a ‘plus size’ model I do see a gap in the market of what’s missing for women of a bigger size. Would maybe love to design a small concept line one day! The average size in the UK is a 16! The high street is screaming out for a cooler, youthful brand to supply the gap.” And I totally agree: that gap is the forgotten group: the inbetweenies!
Proud of inbetweenie, blogger and designer Mandy Fierens. She wants to start her own label Zaftig with your help! “Zaftig is a clothing company for women sizes 10 (40 EU) and above. Help me bring on additional designers to create two other dress options!” Essentially, Zaftig will have something for every women that is a size 10 and above. Mandy: “I read complaints from women who want to dress fashion forward but are forced into plus size clothing brands that their mothers wear.”
With this last thing, I just can confirm… time for fashion clothes for women above size 10 (40 EU).
Design of the dress by Mandy and illustration of Aurora Lady.
Size diversity news! The most popular magazine of Belgium, Flair is going to show more larger sizes in their magazine! Our neighbours are showing some guts to start this size revolution! And it’s about time.
Editor Tine Trappers: ‘Our readers know that overweight and obese are not good, but healthy is the new sexy’.
No, normal women in magazines doesn’t work, Brigitte Magazine showed that. But models in size diversity will work. I really believe in this! Fashion is about dreams & illusion and yes, it CAN be in different sizes. They use the slogan: f*ck the ideal sizes! But what is ideal? I would have said: time for size diversity! So Dutch Flair, are you going to follow?
Dutch inbetweenie Carola Bremmer (size 40-42) from Ego’s Models on the cover.
A few weeks ago I showed you the great pictures of Models1, showing their inbetweenies. Now there’s an article in LOOK magazine: ‘It looks like the fashion-industry is finally acknowledging that beauty can come in any dress size’. Beauty has no size! Style has no size!
Seeing some summer pictures in Cosmopolitan Australia, while autumn has arrived over here! Again an inbetweenie shoot with gorgeous Robyn Lawley. Big applause for you over there!
And here it is!!!! The James Bond song Skyfall of Adele. I love it already! I had only hoped to see a real video clip.