Category Archives: Tips & Secrets

Plus Size Clothing: Where to Shop for the Best Value

GrandStyle has been the go-to source of shopping advice for plus size clothing since 1995, helping our readers find the best values in plus size clothes for men and women – good quality and good customer service, at great prices.

We are not into “trendy.” Our goal is to help men and women find affordable, high quality plus size clothes to make their busy lives a little easier. Read More

Ashley Graham

Plus Size in Sports Illustrated: A Victory for Size Acceptance?

As a plus size woman fighting for size acceptance I had real mixed feelings in 2015 about the excitement generated by Ashley Graham, the first plus-sized model ever seen in the annual swimsuit edition of the Sports Illustrated magazine. On one hand, it was great that a size 16 woman was being featured in this bastion of sexy, size 0 swimwear models. However, it was hard for me to get excited if the only reason she was in the magazine was because she was in an ad that shows off her provocative curves and skimpy (albeit beautiful) swimwear.

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