Tag Archives: Real Women

H&M say no to real women…

Ever thought there was something not quite right about H&M models? Or just assumed that over-enthusiastic retouchers had edited out the certain je ne se human from its models along with the normal skin texture and traces of arm hair? … Continue reading

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Australia Star in a Bra Top 20 announced.

The top 20 girls in Curvy Kate’s first Australian Star in a Bra competition have been revealed, and voting is now open on their Facebook page. As always, the girls are gorgeous, curvy, healthy and (importantly) smiling; and whoever wins will go … Continue reading

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Star in a Bra launches in Australia

Curvy Kate are heralding their establishment as a brand down under with the launch of the first Star in a Bra competition for Australia this week. The competition, won in the UK this year by the gorgeous Lizzie Haines, champions … Continue reading

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My guilty secret: confessions of a secret self-doubter

I have a confession to make. Whilst doing my best to write about body image and celebrate women for who they are, not what they look like; I have secretly been fighting an old demon. My hourglass, for the past … Continue reading

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Star in a Bra winner announced… IT’S LIZZIE!

 Massive Z-cup sized congratulations to the gorgeous, lovely and multi-talented Lizzie Haines (aka @DoItMomma), for facing down the competition and winning this year’s Star in a Bra competition. Lizzie will go on to be the face and body of Curvy … Continue reading

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The myth of the ‘real woman’

Ultimo have announced that a further seven women have joined their ‘real women’ campaign to model Ultimo, Miss Ultimo, and Ultimo Couture on ultimo.co.uk and in Debenhams stores. It’s got us thinking. While there’s no doubt this and other ‘real … Continue reading

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Vote for your winner: Star in a Bra

Finally, after a week of behind-the-scenes teasers, Curvy Kate reveal the results of the 2011 Star in a Bra finalists’ photo shoot. You can vote for your winner by visiting their Facebook page here.  All of the girls look gorgeous, … Continue reading

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