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|C. Price • 10/05/15|
What’s a plus-size romantic to do in a world obsessed with skinniness?
Heavier people can certainly face a different set of challenges on the dating scene, and our 10 Best Blogs for Plus-Size Dating were selected for the contentious, creative and fun ways they explore this field.
Bragging Rights: tales of a plus-size princess in NYC
Plus-Size Princess CeCe left her West Coast kingdom for the magical island of Manhattan, where she blogs about learning the ups and downs of New York like from a curvy girl’s perspective. Her weekly blog entries offer cautionary tales and inspiring stories of success, as well as tips for interacting online.
Social Clout: 9,987+ followers, 9,052+ likes
Bragging Rights: body positive, plus size and curves
Kelly is the saucy, sexy and single Aussie behind Big Curvy Love. Now based in L.A., the radio DJ settled in trendy West Hollywood. In that decadent playground, she blogs about fashion and fitness and, of course, finding love. The blog recently added a male perspective by way of Chubstr’s Bruce.
Social Clout: 3,876+ likes, 1,548+ followers
Bragging Rights: latest news on curvy celebs
Connecting with more than 400,000 visitors each month, Daily Venus Diva has a huge interactive community that looks at fashion, news and beauty trends for women with curves. A great team of contributors seek out inspiring content on dating and wellness, with an eye for both the informative and exciting.
Social Clout: 98,628+ likes, 6,773+ followers
Bragging Rights: content for all types of curvy
BBW Cupid really tackles issues facing plus-size daters from both a male and female perspective. Posts like “Topics to Steer Clear of on a First Date” and “5 Categories of Women to Avoid” are fearless in examining the realities of the modern dating scene and include funny and thoughtful input.
Social Clout: 3,633+ likes, 922+ followers
Bragging Rights: fun video clips and art
Confessions of a Fat Girl comes from a Los Angeles native who launched online before the term “blogging” even existed. Now leading a double-life as blogger and publicist, she covers the trials and tribulations of being a plus-sized single girl (among other topics) in one of the world’s most image-obsessed markets.
Social Clout: 706+ likes
Bragging Rights: a healthy life all around
Black Girl’s Guide to Weight Loss takes an honest and funny look at sex for the heavier girl, both in ways to improve and ways to celebrate it. The sex section covers real concerns like “Are We Comfortable in Our Own Skin?” and funny viewpoints like “How Losing Weight Made Me a Feminist.”
Social Clout: 131,000+ likes, 12,200+ followers
Bragging Rights: tribulations of dating a skinny guy
With wit, sarcasm and joy, this blogger looks at what it means to be a curvy woman while dating a beanpole of a man. Her site embraces our differences and explores how love conquers any such barriers. With celebrity viewpoints on carrying a few extra pounds to funny artwork on the topic, she shows why sometimes opposites attract for a reason.
Bragging Rights: fast-growing site for plus-sizes
Finding a plus-size partner doesn’t have to be rocket science, and The Big and the Beautiful excels at cutting through the nonsense for content you can really use. From fashion and fine dining, to ways to spark the romance, they cover it all with a saucy and sassy style. Dating and sex tips are also on-deck.
Social Clout: 104+ likes
Bragging Rights: find the relationship you want to have
Plus-Size Dating Site is aimed at plus-sized men and women interested in getting out of the house more. It’s about bringing change to your life from people who learned how to make it happen for themselves. The site also takes a look at different approaches, online options and tips to enhance your online profile.
Bragging Rights: where plus-size singles and admirers meet
Since 1997, Large and Lovely has been connecting larger lovers through laughter and community. Beyond a dating site, they look for ways to help protect their visitors with information on online scams and what to look out for on a first date. Testimonials offer success stories of plus-size love and real-world fairy tales.
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