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plus size

n
(Clothing & Fashion)
a. a clothing size designed for people who are above the average size
b. (as modifier): plus-size underwear.
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Since the launch of Tamar Collection in November 2014, the brand has experienced tremendous demand from Tamar Braxton's fan base and customers for plus size offerings.
Earlier this year Paige was a finalist in the Miss Plus Size UK 2015 and has since become a part-time model.
Plus size is considered to be anything above a US size 4 (a UK 8), so if you're a perfectly normal, healthy and - to many of us - a slim-looking size 10 or 12, you're still considered 'big' in the fashion world.
Sophie |Thwaites has opened a new bridal wedding dress shop on Dean Street, Newcastle, for plus size ladies.
In the fashion world sadly this is plus size and now even a 6 is considered a plus size," another commenter wrote.
Plus size is no longer a term used to describe clothing typically not available in standard boutiques or in smaller separate sections in major retailers.
Of course, by plus size, we mean a dress size 12 or higher, which makes them "too big" for traditional ballet.
A FACEBOOK group called Plus Size Modelling has mocked up an image of a fat.
In recent weeks she has stepped up this campaign and has called for high street stores to have more plus size and petite mannequins.
com--are increasing in turnover: they allow a broader customer base since distribution is often a major problem particularly for smaller stores and brands, said Jessica Svoboda, plus size designer who runs Svoboda Style.
It analyses issues and opportunities within the maternitywear, petites and plus size segments, and profiles the key market players.