You may have recognized that gorgeous gal in our body image survey as one of the year's breakout singers, Meghan Trainor (fun fact: It was her first photo shoot for a fashion magazine ever!). Her single "All About That Bass" is our new self-confidence anthem, and here she explains why writing it was so important to her.
True Sheroes are a race of super-powered women from the planet Curva. They are curvy African-American women - unheard of in the world of comic books! The story and calendar were created by Meilee & Sommer Green of True Curves.
Petal James designed this dress for New Yorker Millicent Rogers in 1949. Two year later the design appeared in Vogue magazine, when it was photographed by Horst and included in James's "black and white" collection. James described the dress as a "curving stem of black velvet above petals of black satin, above 25 yards of blowing, billowing white taffeta." He revived the design in 1958, as a ready-to-wear dress for the junior market.