Posts Tagged ‘features’

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...
DXL Blog!
Jul 31, 2014
Have You Seen the Destination XL Blog Lately?
Did you know there’s another blog out there covering style for big guys? It’s hosted by none other than Destination XL, the big and tall clothing retailer. DXL launched their blog last year, with a focus on fashion, lifestyle, tips and shopping for men of size. The company offers articles that run the spectrum from the...
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...
Who won the East Dane Giveaway?
Jul 26, 2014
Guess Who Won Our East Dane Giveaway?
Remember our East Dane giveaway from last week? It’s over and we’ve chosen the winners! Congrats to Raymond, Erin, Mandy, and Zeus on winning $50 gift cards. Send us photos of whatever you end up buying with your credit! Want to Win Big From Chubstr? Keep an eye out in the next few weeks for our...
Win a gift card from Chubstr and East Dane
Jul 17, 2014
Win a Gift Card From Chubstr and East Dane!
We’re partnering with men’s style site East Dane to give 4 lucky readers $50 gift cards. How Do You Win? Simple: share a link to your favorite shoe or accessory from with us in a comment on this page. Why choose a favorite shoe or accessory? East Dane offers clothing in sizes to XXL...
Aaron Munoz talks One Man, Two Guvnors
Jul 11, 2014
Aaron Muñoz Talks Working in TV, Acting in One Man, Two Guvnors
You might recognize Aaron Muñoz from his role on The Walking Dead, or from films like Cadillac Records and CBGB. We talk about growing up in the Midwest, working on TV, film, and stage, and we discuss playing the role of Francis Henshall in One Man, Two Guvnors, which you can catch at Georgia Shakespeare in Atlanta July 11th – 29th. ...
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...
Check out PlusInc
Jun 06, 2014
PlusInc Wants to Advance Size Acceptance
There’s a new nonprofit on the scene with the goal of promoting equal and fair treatment of people of all sizes. Washington D.C. based PlusInc, has a pretty specific goal: …to Promote the Equal and Fair Treatment of People of All Sizes; National nonprofit size acceptance organization strives to better engage advocates, businesses, educational institutions...