Blog – Take a Peek at our Inspiration

Hello Curvy Barbie!

Mattel, maker of Barbie Dolls since 1959, has announced the introduction (available now on the internet, in stores in March) three new ‘Barbie dolls’: Curvy Barbie, Petite Barbie and Tall Barbie.

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Look Around And Look At Us Now

Yikes! Who would have thought 5 years, 2 years ago that the curvy woman would have stepped into the front row to hold a commanding presence in entertainment, politics, in virtually every facet of our lives.

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It’s Not Much, But It’s a Start

The February issue of IN STYLE magazine boldly headlines LOVE YOUR BODY but when you finally locate the companion story for the headline, it focuses primarily on an ample chest, a tiny bosom, crankles, big bootie, pancake butt, little me, a baby bump and finally (last but we hope not least) curves.

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A Reuben Is More Than A Sandwich

Peter Paul Rubens painted portraits of voluptuous women; reflections of what was considered the ideal woman. Visit any art museum in the world and stroll among the classical paintings and sculpture. You’re surrounded by curvaceous, big, and beautiful women.

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Don’t Be Afraid You’re Not Alone

France recently passed a law which purportedly will try to change the reality of the runway model from a size 00 to a 2, or maybe a 4. I guess any attention to a serious problem is better than no attention.

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The Cost of Uncompromising Quality

The cost of uncompromising quality separates us from the herd. Here at ibbi we listened very carefully to what our woman was asking for and made the decision to deliver to her Triple A quality in both design and materials.

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Diversity

We’ve put our money where our mouth is. Take a look at the three exquisite women we picked as our launch faces (and bodies). They represent who we are on many levels. And they were picked not because we were consciously looking for a politically or socially correct diversity but because they are all beautiful and represent the variety of

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Breaking Every Record Standing With Her New CD

Adele has roared back to the front of Pop with the release of her new CD, 25, and she is breaking every record previously established with sales that have exploded beyond expectation.   How sweet it is for Adele who has the voice of an angel and the body of a real woman with every […]

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I THINK I WAS BORN A SIZE 16.

My mother, God bless her soul, isn’t around to confirm or deny this so I feel free to claim it as fact. I am definitely in very good company.  67% of us in America are 14 or larger and we are increasingly less of a ‘silent majority’ than we have ever been. I’ve been blessed […]

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