Plus is Positive! Fashion, Media, and Positive Body Image
Tuesday, October 9, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (CDT)
Plus Fashion Week Chicago is proud to host Plus is Positive! A panel discussion focused on fashion's and media influence of positive body image in young girls and women. Our panelist will discuss various topics including the misuse of Photoshop in fashion advertising campaigns, to the promotion of healthy body image representation in the fashion industry. We are thrilled to host this event as an official Chicago Ideas Week Affiliate Event. Pro ceeds of the event will benefit the Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana.
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Plus Fashion Week™ Chicago
Introducing Plus Fashion Week™ Chicago! Our Mission is to serve as the national resource providing the most recognized event for the plus industry and unite designers and retailers with consumers. We plan to make plus fashion more accessible for everyone.
Inspired by mainstream fashion weeks in cities such as New York, Milan, and London, Plus Fashion Week™ Chicago is the first fashion week for women sizes 10 – 28. Plus Fashion Week™ Chicago has planned a series of city-wide events that will enhance public awareness, of plus size fashion within the local and international community.