Beth Ditto backstage at Jean Paul Gaultier – Spring/Summer 2011

jean paul gaultier SS11 backstage/steve wood Jean Paul Gaultier is no stranger to runway diversity, having sent arguably the world’s most high profile plus size model, American Crystal Renn, down his Spring/Summer 2006 runway in October 2005. The following year, plus-sized Paris-based American actor Velvet d’Amour made her Gaultier appearance (here is the interview I […]

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Chanel, Yves Saint Laurent and others reportedly to offer plus size clothing at Saks Fifth Avenue, while France launches a plus size manifesto

karl lagerfeld for V via models.com It’s been interesting tracking the story of plus sized designer clothing over the past two years. In March 2008, at Fully Chic, we incurred the wrath of some plus-sized consumers after reporting that although Target Australia made up to a size 16 in its Stella McCartney collection in 2007, […]

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