Friday Links, 2/1/2013

More pictures from Watkins Glen

Happy February! I’m thinking about doing Fatshion February, even though it’s mainly a Tumblr thing and I don’t have Tumblr. We’ll see.

In other news, check out my guest post at Anytime Yoga! I’m also going to be writing at Glorify once the site launches.

Fat Activism
– Another excellent Fatsronauts 101 from Melissa at Shakesville.
-I feel cold just reading this, but it’s a great story: How joining the Coney Island Polar Bear Club taught me to love my body.
IDEA’s massive yoga no-no.
-Today in fat hatred: a shame-tastic article about “mixed-weight” relationships.
-A great thin privilege checklist.
-I love this fat art.
At the intersection of survivor and fat.
Letting go of the thin fantasy.
“What’s your excuse?” Another meme that I hate.
Stop congratulating me.
Myths of weight loss.

Fatshion
On crossing the line between straight and plus sizes.
-Marianne is looking forward to 40 thanks to these fashion bloggers. Make sure to read the comments for more recommendations!
-This fabric featuring fabulous fatties is adorable.
-This wedding fair photoshoot is pure eye candy.
More eye candy, with flowers and petticoats galore.

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Fa(t)shion Inspirations, Petticoat edition

It’s time for another special edition of Fa(t)shion Inspirations! This time, it’s all about petticoats, in all their sheer chiffon glory. Whether worn under a dress or alone, they give any outfit that extra oomph.

Petticoat buddies! 🙂

I love Luna Del Ray’s Marie Antoinette costume, featuring a Domino Dollhouse petticoat.

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Wednesday Fa(t)shion Inspirations, 11/14/12

Please excuse the slightly-different-than-usual formatting–Wordpress was being wonky, and I didn’t want to have to rewrite the whole post.

I love a lot of things about this outfit, but the metaphorical cherry on top is that Yum-Yum plush head. I had that exact same stuffed animal as a kid, as well as the peppermint kitty and the cherry poodle, and I loved them so much. Major, major nostalgia.

Japanese Streets

So sparkly! And hell yeah pink hair.

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Friday links

Brought to you by a winged llamacorn (source)

Rainbow shoes! via Offbeat Bride.

Gorgeous upcycled textiles from around the world.

21 Reasons Olympic Gymnastics Is Cooler Than You Think

An incredibly fabulous photoshoot, full of rhinestones, giant bows, feathers, an awesome pink- and purple-streaked braid, and some very poofy petticoats.

Pac Man eye makeup! Yes, you read that correctly.

Happy weekend!