I was curious and looked at her measurements on her web page, and by some sizing standards (yes, in the US!) she is a 12, with 42″ hips and 32″ waist. At Calvin Klein, she’d be snug in size 12 pants and might have to go up to 14.. and of course the pants probably wouldn’t be long enough for her.
One of my friends recently scoffed at me when I…[Read more]
Yeah, this is kind of a problem. It’s true that this model is still very skinny and still not someone the average woman probably relates to and that’s well worth pointing out. The whole argument that this shouldn’t be called “plus sized” is entirely reasonable. But that also doesn’t remotely mean she’s lying when she says she’s a size ten.