Are you sick of seeing hashtags like #thighgap and #fitspiration on your Instagram feed? It's time for a body positive takeover!
Here are some of the best ladies to follow on Instagram in order to jump-start your self-assurance and remember that no matter your size, shape or skin tone, we’ve all got the goods to rock a pair of jorts. Check them out and bask in their killer street style, on point makeup and pro-pizza memes.
Thamarr Guerrier is the gorgeous gal behind the Musings of a Curvy Lady blog. A twenty-something Parisian nurse who loves shoes, champagne and Justin Timberlake, she writes and posts photos that support her mantra, “plus sized according to fashion mainstreams but ultimately Queen sized because I choose to see myself that way.”
The mastermind behind the #honormycurves movement, this self-described “6’1 Self Love Advocate” uploads selfies, memes and hilarious quotes that encourage women to embrace their bodies and remember that sometimes pizza is the most important.
image c/o @honorcurves
Called the plus-sized world’s answer to Kim Kardashian, this stunning model has graced the pages of Italian Vogue and curates an Instagram full of silly selfies and shout outs to women in the media whom she admires.
image c/o @nadiaaboulhosn
This punk rock style blogger has got serious pastel hair game, and a collection of artistic snapshots into her life as a Vancouver art student. Sassy and talented, you've gotta check her out ASAP.
image c/o @jocelynejunker
A seriously stylish blogger from the UK, this rad lady will inspire some serious closet envy. She often posts close ups of her daily makeup and hair for inspiration, as well as the occasional meal ‘gram ranging from a colorful salad to a slice of red velvet cake.
top image and above c/o @daniellevanier
If you’ve ever wanted to live your life as a doll, full of pink fluffy bunnies and plenty of sparkle, check out Georgina’s Instagram and blog for the ultimate in fairy lights encouragement.
image c/o @cupcakesloveme
This chick is a literal walking pinup girl. A lingerie and fashion blogger from the UK, Georgina posts incredible retro outfits along with a handful of photos of her adorable pet rats.
image c/o @fullerfigurefullerbust
Kellie’s Instagram will inspire not only some killer body confidence, but also serious travel envy. Featuring London, Paris, New York and more palm trees than you can count, this girl will bring out the travel bug in everyone.
image c/o @itsmekellieb
Hailing from Kawaii, Denise Camargo has the perfect account for anyone who enjoys a creative makeup tutorial. Her beauty look constantly evolves, plus she throws in the occasional giveaway for lucky followers.
image c/o @plumpbabydoll
Fans of the horror genre will go nuts over this #alternativecurves co-founder, who has got plenty of feminist attitude, tattoos and street style to boot. You can’t help but smile while looking over her ingenious page.
image c/o @kobi_jae
We hope these fabulous ladies will inspire all of you BUSTies to embrace your bodies, whatever their shape, and welcome fashionable wardrobes with open arms! If you're a fan of another body positive Instagram account, tell us about it in the comments below.
This post was published on March 17, 2015