Transition into a Healthier You

There is a Difference Between Transition and Change. Subtle but there nonetheless and the more we understand the difference the more we can approach accepting not only who we are but what we are.

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The Power of I AM

The tape that played over and over in my head growing up and up until a couple years ago sounded like this… I am fat, I am ugly, I am not good enough, I don’t matter, I can’t do anything right, I am unworthy of love, I am useless….

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ibbi at the Hey Gorgeous Trunk Show

At the Hey Gorgeous Trunk Show we had the opportunity to do and see what we love best. Curvy women experiencing our dresses for the first time. They all do the same thing: stroke their thighs and grin.

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Body Shaming is Sizeless

One thing we have in common with our straight sized sisters is we are both targets for body shamers. If you read the gossip magazines (which I personally devour every week) you frequently see snarky comments disguised as concern over how thin Angelina has gotten, or how worried everyone is over the health of Kate Boseworth, or why we should

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The Curvy Con 2016

We were at Curvy Con in New York and experienced the blessing of being in a community that shares a single focus, that of personal and group acceptance.

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Plus Size Fashion Week in Montreal : The Triumph of Curves – Huffington Post

Weigh more than 200 lbs and be a star of fashion, it is no longer a dream, it is reality. And the first week plus size fashion in Quebec has put the spotlight on beautiful models with rich curves, here and elsewhere.

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If We’re Plus Size 12 and Above, What is Size 10 and Below Called?

Minus size? The time has come for us to be really focused on what these labels mean and imply. At one point what we now categorize as Plus was called ‘Mama’. I don’t know about your Mama but mine was a perfectly normal, albeit short, woman. And she was stylish and very fashion oriented.

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i.b.b.i. Showcase – Montreal + Fashion Week

Montréal, Quebec – i.b.b.i. Collection is pleased to announce it will be showcasing its Capsule I and II collections at Montreal + Fashion Week from May 20-22, 2016. Plus-size icon Rosie Mercado will walk the runway.

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Bravo and Congratulations to Susan Moses on her book ‘The Art of Dressing Curves’

Susan worked with us on our first ever photo shoot, styling the hair and make-up for our three beautiful models, Rosie, Rebecca and Liris. She brings the same sense of enthusiasm to our product launch as she brings to her advice on how to put it all together in her book.

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At Last.

You are becoming more aware of how slim and curvy ladies are speaking up about body shaming. Acknowledging it’s not only not politically correct; it’s offensive, insulting and plain ridiculous.

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