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Scott Spolverino Talks Spirits
Sep 29, 2014
Scott Spolverino Talks Spirits, Style and Blogging
Few people love spirits as much as Scott Spolverino. After earning his Masters Degree in Brewing and Distilling, he picked up a job at a top New York distillery, began writing for industry magazines, and started the blog In With Bacchus. We talk to Scott about his favorite drinks, starting a blog, and what exactly one does...
Markus Persson, Man of the Week!
Sep 15, 2014
Man of the Week: Markus ‘Notch’ Persson
This morning Microsoft confirmed plans to acquire Mojang, the studio that created the sandbox indie game Minecraft for a cool $2.5 billion. By the end of the year, the deal will be done, and the founding members of the game studio will step down – including game creator Markus ‘Notch’ Persson. Persson originally released an alpha version...
Curves and Chaos
Sep 12, 2014
Curves and Chaos Chooses Chubstr as a Favorite Resource
Thanks to Monique from Curves & Chaos for naming Chubstr one of her 7 Favorite Resources for Plus Size Fashion! There aren’t a lot of options out there for bigger gents who want to cultivate their style, so it’s always awesome to see someone spreading the word. If you’re unfamiliar with Curves and Chaos, it’s time...
Surfer Jimbo Pelegrine
Aug 30, 2014
Saying Goodbye to Summer with Surfer Jimbo Pellegrine
The end of summer is fast approaching, and we’re trying to make the most of these last few weeks of warm days and comfortable nights. We’re inspired by these photos of surfer Jimbo Pellegrine to get out there and do the things we enjoy, whatever they might be. Considering taking up surfing? Here’s what Jimbo has...
Help fund the Pudge PDX pinup calendar
Aug 28, 2014
Help Pudge PDX Fund a Plus Size Pinup Calendar
Pudge PDX, a Portland, Oregon based body positive, fat positive and queer positive nonprofit is trying to raise funds for a plus size pinup calendar. According to their IndieGoGo campaign, this is the first of many projects they have in mind with a goal of helping to promote body acceptance: Body acceptance is a radical concept. Accepting your body,...
Send Corbin Chamberlin your questions!
Aug 27, 2014
Let Corbin Chamberlin Answer Your Style Questions
You’ve got questions about style in your size, so we’re bringing in a pro to answer them. Starting next week, we’re kicking off a new feature with journalist (and stylish man of size) Corbin Chamberlin. He’ll be answering reader questions about fashion, style, and just about anything else you’re looking for an answer to.  If you’re...
Man of the Week: Shane Koyczan
Aug 25, 2014
Man of the Week: Shane Koyczan
Our latest Man of the Week went from a childhood of being tormented by bullies to life as an award winning poet, author and performer. You might know Shane Koyczan his performance of We Are More at the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics, or from his powerful anti-bullying video, To This Day, which to date has over 14 million views on YouTube....
Duluth Trading Co Boxer Briefs
Aug 05, 2014
Getting comfortable in the Buck Naked Boxer Brief
As you can imagine designing underwear is no easy task. Unlike the majority of the clothing we wear, underpants serve more than just one function. Even the dead simple classic boxer short is a multi-tasker. It not only acts as a layer of restraint for the manhood it surrounds, it also absorbs moisture, prevents chafing,...
Gabriel Iglesias in The Fluffy Movie
Jul 28, 2014
Man of the Week: Gabriel Iglesias
With the release of his new film, The Fluffy Movie, and a comedy tour that’s crossing the country, 2014 has shaped up to be a great year for comedian Gabriel Iglesias. Though you might know him as Tobias in 2012′s Magic Mike, or recognize his voice from animated films The Nut Job and Planes, you most...
Prince Fielder in ESPN's Body Issue
Jul 09, 2014
ESPN Gets it Right With Prince Fielder
For the unfamiliar, ESPN The Magazine’s Body Issue is their way of celebrating body diversity (or titillation) in sport. This issue has been one of the magazine’s most anticipated each year, for the last five years. One of this year’s featured athletes is none other than Texas Rangers first baseman, Prince Fielder. At 5’11, he’s...
Chubstr,  I find that Sizes vs fitment to be wide open when it comes to clothes for my body type.  I am 6'3" 320lbs  Which for my style ends up being a 40"x32" waist slim fit,low rise jean and anything from a 2XLT to a 4X depending on the cut of the shirt.  See the problem a guy like me has is what I call the "in-betweener"  I can't shop at most normal stores because everything is "FAT man in a little shirt" and then stepping into a Big and tall store (read: Conservative and Frumpy) and I'm the guy that is now tall enough, but not wide enough. Destination XL has done a good job re-branding themselves with more fashionable clothes, but they still are not fashion forward enough for me.
anthonymg
anthonymg Thanks for the comment Anthony! If you can tell us what your sizes are, we can point you in the right direction. We definitely try to feature clothing in sizes as large as we can find them available, but sometimes they are difficult to find. You'll see a lot of options on the site that go to 5X or 6X. This particular post is a reader photo submission, so this guy has shared specifically what he's wearing and where he got it, which isn't always available in every size. Since it's a reader photo submission, the clothing is based on the size of the gent in the photo. Hope this helps! Check out our resources section and feel free to tell us your sizes and what specifically you're looking for and we'll help you out. Thanks for checking out Chubstr!
Chubstr
Werd!  6'3" 320lbs seems to be to big for most of the fashion that I am finding here.  To big, yet to small for "Big and Tall"
anthonymg
You are an absolute hottie!
MelanieStragandReynolds
I like him, need that in my life.
Moses Mccurdy

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