Posts Tagged ‘bruce sturgell’

Aug 08, 2016
Guess Who’s in This New Body Love Coloring Book
Adult coloring books, if you aren’t familiar with them, are a good way to disconnect from the world and get a little creative. There are a ton of them out there – you can color flowers, skylines, characters from Star Wars, and now: rad fat people. That’s right, Body Love: A Fat Activism Colouring Book...
Jul 05, 2016
Taking On the World Naked Bike Ride for Body Positivity
I’ve lived in Portland, Oregon for almost two years now, and I’m proud to call this place home. The city is welcoming, friendly, and accepting of people who don’t exactly fit into the mainstream. When I heard that the latest installment of the World Naked Bike Ride was coming up at the end of June, I had...
Apr 26, 2016
In #PDX? Join Me Friday for the Curvy Chic Closet Spring Fashion Show
Portland, Oregon’s Curvy Chic Closet is holding their Spring Fashion Show this Friday, and I’ll be co-hosting! This week also kicks off their consignment event, the largest of it’s kind in the U.S., with over 20,000 items available for purchase. Details on the Curvy Chic Closet Fashion Show The fashion show takes place this Friday (4/29),...
Jun 24, 2015
Bruce Gets Featured in This New Fattitude Clip
Here’s a clip from my chat with Fattitude! If you’re unfamiliar with Fattitude, it’s a documentary exposing how popular culture fosters fat prejudice and offering an alternative way of thinking. The film will feature a bunch of amazing conversations with people in the body acceptance community – I think you’ll be pleasantly surprised. You can help...
Jun 02, 2015
Dining with Spencer Pablo
One of the best things about being part of something like Chubstr is the community that has grown around it. Getting the opportunity to learn about our reader’s stories is so fulfilling – it’s the reason that the site is still here after almost 5 years. Last week, Mr. Tyler Jacobs and I had the opportunity...
May 26, 2015
Bruce Talks Chubstr on the Big Curvy Love Podcast
Kelly from Big Curvy Love just released the first episode of her new podcast, and I was lucky enough to the the inaugural guest! We talked about the pains of trying to find clothes that fit, what big guys prefer to be called (chubby, big and tall, plump, fat, plus size – so many names!),...
May 14, 2015
Catch Chubstr on HuffPost Live TODAY!
If you’re around a computer at 1:40 Eastern (10:40 Pacific), head over to HuffPost Live to watch yours truly talk about #dadbod, and the lack of plus size male models in the mainstream. We might even talk a bit about Chubstr! Help support your favorite plus size men’s style blog by tuning in!
Jan 12, 2015
Bruce Sturgell Kicks Off #MCM on Big Curvy Love
I’m honored to be the first gent to get the spotlight in the new Man Crush Monday feature over at Big Curvy Love. L.A. based Kelly Glover interviewed me for the article, in which we talk about the state of big men’s fashion, shopping tips for men of size, and of course, Chubstr. If you’re unfamiliar with Big...
Oct 17, 2014
If you missed the original announcement, I’m very excited to be on the panel for Ryerson University School of Fashion’s Diversity NOW 2014 event. We’ll be discussing the state of diversity in fashion with some amazing people like Marie Denee and Dr. Ben Barry (who will be serving as moderator). I’m really excited to meet everyone and have the...
Chubstr on the Catwalk
Apr 04, 2012
Photo: Plus Size Male Model
Earlier in the year I was chosen as one of 417 Magazine’s best dressed of 2012. There was a photo shoot for the magazine, and a month full of excitement culminating with a fashion show that featured a bunch of real models and the best dressed folks. Here’s a photo they snapped of me on...