Leetle bit quiet around the Interwebs this week …
Medicinal Marzipan shares her thoughts on being a “pretty fat girl” and discusses the idea of a hierarchy of fatness.
Very, very quietly, several high-end designer lines have started creating and selling plus-sized clothing. Wonder when they’ll start actually ADVERTISING to this new-to-them demographic …
More scarf-tying resources!
I sent WendyB a very special image of me wearing my swear rings. Click to see and read HM’s associated commentary.
According to a recent study published in the Journal of Social Psychology, attractive women are discriminated against when applying for jobs considered “masculine” – like director of finance, mechanical engineer, or construction supervisor.
Several denim companies are working to create jeans that fit your booty better. While Old Navy’s technology has gotten mixed reviews, hopes are high for Levi’s Curve ID line. (Via Nubbytwiglet.)
Husband Mike has a new project: A blog in which he interviews local MN artists. First up? A reprint of an interview with local fashion luminary Emma Berg.
I’ll be speaking on a panel about giveaways and integrity at the MN Blogger Conference in September. Hope to see you there!
Department of Random PART II: Are you familiar with the Sneaky Hate Spiral? I sure am. (Cheers, KT. I love you, lady.)