Posts Tagged ‘chubstr’

Why are brands ignoring plus size men?
Aug 20, 2015
Why Are Retailers Ignoring Plus Size Men?
Where are the plus size men’s clothing brands? It’s a problem that most people reading this have been aware of for a good portion of their lives, and now the rest of the world is discovering it: retailers are ignoring plus size men. I spoke with Toronto’s Globe and Mail about this very issue in an article that...
Bruce talks men's plus size style in the Fattitude Documentary
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 11, 2015
Get a Fattitude Film Update & Watch Bruce Dance
Fattitude Update – May 2015 from Fattitude the Movie on Vimeo. Have you heard about Fattitude, the upcoming documentary that explores the relationship between popular culture and body size? The film will feature interviews with a bunch of amazing experts, like Marilyn Wann, Virgie Tovar, Isabel Foxen Duke, Substantia Jones, Jes Baker, and more. I even...
Josh Lamon - an actor featured on Chubstr
Jun 04, 2015
UPDATE: All of our current open contributor roles have been filled. Thanks to everyone contacted us with interest. Follow Chubstr on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Tumblr to learn about our next open call.    Chubstr is growing, and we’re looking for contributors. You’ll be able to cover plus size style, big and tall clothing brands, entertainment, issues that are relevant to...
Tyler, Spencer, and Bruce
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...
Bruce Sturgell from Chubstr
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!),...
Introducing Indochino's Essential Blue Suit
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!
Mar 11, 2015
Watch Matt Talk Men’s Spring Style on TV
Our own Matthew Simko made an appearance on Connecticut news station WTNH’s CT Style segment Friday morning to talk about the latest in Men’s spring style trends. It’s pretty awesome to see one of our own out there repping Chubstr and Big men’s style! Have you picked up any clothes for warmer weather? Watch the video...
Bruce Sturgell from Chubstr
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...
Join Chubstr for Diversity NOW 2014
Oct 04, 2014
Join Chubstr in Toronto for Diversity Now 2014
I’m very excited to be part of the panel at this year’s installment of Diversity NOW, an event put on by the Ryerson University School of Fashion in Toronto. Diversity NOW is a yearly event that discusses the need for diversity in fashion, and the many issues surrounding that. Diversity NOW 2014 takes place on Tuesday, October...