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Sized Up: Five Four Clothing, Los Angeles, CA

We were first introduced to Five Four Clothing by PLUS Model Magazine’s Executive Fashion Director (and recent Chubstr Crush) Reah Norman, when she submitted a photo of her man, Los Angeles Radio Personality Chuey Martinez. There aren’t a ton of options in L.A. for stylish clothing in extended sizes if you don’t want something tailor […]

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Sized Up: Johnny Cupcakes, Boston, MA

It may look like a bakery, but its not, and that’s the point. It’s Johnny Cupcakes, a Boston-based retailer and t-shirt design company that aims to redefine the shopping experience along with the basic t-shirt. Walking into one of their five stores is at once utterly confusing and amazing. Glass refrigerators and display cases you […]

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GQ's Best Men's Stores in America (The Chubstr Big & Tall Edition)

Sized Up: GQ’s Best Men’s Stores Offering Extended Size Clothing

A few months ago, GQ picked their 25 Best Men’s Stores in America and shared them with their readers. In many cases, the types of high end shops you find on lists like these don’t offer clothing in extended sizes, so if you’re like many of us, you probably don’t pay any attention to them. […]

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Big Fat Flea 2012

Sized Up: Big Fat Flea in NYC

If you’re in the NYC area this weekend and you’re looking for clothing, consider attending Big Fat Flea 2012 – an “all-genders fatshion rummage sale for fat folks who like a bargain.” Previously known as Fat Girl Flea, the name has been changed this year to promote (and get) more masculine-spectrum clothing. At the Flea, you’ll […]

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Sized Up: Den.m Bar, Los Angeles, CA

Sized Up: Den.m Bar – Los Angeles, California

Sized Up is a weekly feature that helps you find clothing in your size in cities around the world. You won’t see the same old mall stores here – we focus on independent, custom shops and boutiques that are off the beaten path. If you know of a unique place to shop for men’s clothing in […]

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