My favourite thing about this campaign is that these swimsuits are actually sexy. I’m talking beach bombshell, envy-inducing sexy. Each of these women are rocking the hell out of those suits, because they’re made to flatter and highlight full-bodied figures. Like the four women featured in the campaign, I hope that this calendar will serve to remind women that the only thing you need to rock a bikini body is a body.
Move over, Marc Jacobs. There’s a new fashion visionary taking New York by storm. And like any great artist, her work draws inspiration from a deeply personal journey.
Chantelle Brown-Young (aka Winnie), a 19-year-old contestant from Toronto, has vitiligo. In her plea video for ANTM’s 21st cycle, she says, “I am the underdog and I want to prove that one can follow one’s dreams despite all the flaws and setbacks.” (For the record, we think she’s flawless.)
How cool is this: Vancouver-based swimwear company called Nettle’s Take has launched a line with the themes of honesty and individuality. And the results are some of the prettiest, sexiest swimsuits I’ve ever laid my size-16 eyes on. From Kelowna Now: “When you go swimsuit shopping you feel like, ‘Great now I have to take my body that’s different from every other woman’s body that’s out there on the...