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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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Deborah Enyonam Ama Dabbor Benjamin, popularly known in Showbiz as Miz Debbie, a Public figure, an activist and Founder of World of Our Own Foundation has launched a project, Plus and Proud 101 in Accra to educate and motivate all those she terms as 'plus size' to ignore what society throws at them and stay positive.
"To celebrate the diversity and inclusivity of sport, the space will not just celebrate local elite and grassroot athletes through visual content, but also show Nike plus size and para-sport mannequins for the first time on a retail space," (https://edition.cnn.com/style/article/london-nike-mannequins-scli-intl/index.html) Nike said in a press release.
It was criticised onFacebookafter posting photos of a model - who has posed for Cosmopolitan - alongside the caption: "Our plus size model ...
Hanane Fathallah, the founder of the Middle East Plus Size Fashion Bloggers social media group, says the term 'body neutrality' is redundant since acceptance is the first step towards self-love.
Fabrics/outfits that has vertical prints/pattern are just good for your type of plus size. This helps to avoid side to side looks/ view on your appearances.
Summary: Meet to discuss lack of plus size representation in the creative industry
The 35.5 inch kids waistband is seven inches wider than the standard boy's fit for the 13 to 14 age group, while the girls' plus size for the same age is 33.75 inches.
Stores all over the country will kick off the show at 2PM, with over 3,000 plus size models walking simultaneously.
The Curve for M&S collection is more than 100 pieces designed to fit and flatter plus size women.
A Filipina showed that Pinay beauty has indeed international class and quality, even in the plus size category of a beauty pageant.