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Duluth Trading Company Makes New Boxers for Summer
May 16, 2016
Keep Cool & Look Good in Duluth Trading Co. Summer Gear
Duluth Trading Company (DTC) is pretty incredible when you think about it. A quick look at its website or actual paper catalogue shows just how extensive its current inventory really is. Bundled loosely into the realm of workwear, DTC has everything from genuine workwear, to toys and games, to that really cool Birchwood Audubon Bird...
Petition for Plus Size Mannequins
May 09, 2016
Student Petitions for More Plus Size Mannequins at Parsons
We all know there are a bunch of reasons that finding quality, stylish plus size clothing is difficult. A Parsons School of Design student is trying to address one of the big issues for designers: lack of access to plus size mannequins. When design students have access to plus size mannequins, it’s easier for them to...
Justin in textures, layers, and colors
Mar 18, 2016
Answerland: Pants for the Buttless, Sweat-Free Layering
We’re taking on another round of reader questions in this edition of Answerland. Need advice? Have a style question of your own? Ask it here or hit us up @chubstr on your favorite social network, and you might see an answer in a future article. Omi asks: So my hubby is a larger guy and I love...
Answer land: finding stylish plus size men's pants
Feb 19, 2016
Answerland: The Plus Size Men’s Pants Edition
We’re talking plus size men’s pants in this edition of Answerland. Bruce takes on reader questions about the best fit for big legs, pants that fit when you’ve got junk in the trunk, and the best place to find a good pair of denim joggers. Send us your questions @chubstr on your favorite social network,...
Best Kept Secrets: Keeping Your Shirt Tucked
Dec 17, 2015
Best Kept Secrets: Keeping Your Stomach Covered
Being a man of size carries all kinds of fashion challenges, and we’ve seen them all. Our new Best Kept Secrets feature gives you everything you need to beat these challenges. This is our series of quick tips and resources to help you make the most of your clothing and accessories, especially when they’re not...
What to do with your Movember Beard?
Dec 02, 2015
You Made It Through No Shave November: Now What?
Depending on your preference, the weather, or maybe even your relationship status, Movember was either a blessing or a curse. You braved the itchy early stages. You probably have the start of a solid beard. Now the question is, will you push forward with your fuzzy face, or is it time to shave the winter coat?  The...
Answerland: The suspenders make the man
Nov 06, 2015
Answerland: 3 Tips to Help Fight Pants Droop
It’s Answerland, the Chubstr feature where YOU ask the questions, and we get you answers. Send us yours via social media @chubstr. Bruce is answering this round of questions. So i seem to be running into an issue. I weigh 350 lbs, i don’t really have a big waist but i have a big belly and thighs...
Movember 2015 is upon us!
Nov 03, 2015
Make it Through Movember with These 3 Tips
It’s that time of year again – Movember is upon us. If you’re unfamiliar, the Movember movement is all about creating positive change for men’s health by raising awareness and educating men about the dangers of prostate cancer, testicular cancer, poor mental health and physical inactivity. They do this by encouraging you to get beardy. Or mustache-y. You...
Keeping your Stomach Covered
Oct 13, 2015
Switch Up Your Wardrobe With These Fall Colors
The air is getting crisp and smells of everything pumpkin and cinnamon. The leaves crunch satisfyingly underfoot. As they turn to colors of gold and red, our wardrobes begin to incorporate the rich hues around us. Best of all, your favorite shows are back on TV. While I am sure you’re dying to thoroughly study the...
Big Fat Flea 2015
Oct 01, 2015
Big Fat Flea NYC Adds Masculine Meetup for 2015
Big Fat Flea, the all genders fatshion rummage sale and fat community event, is happening in NYC this Sunday! This year, in addition to offering their usual masculine clothing section, the Flea is holding a masculine meetup at 3pm during the event.  The meetup is meant to create a space for masculine identifying folks to mingle and shop....