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The major culprit here, according to Cristina Escobar, the Director of Communications at The Representation Project, is actually the media.
"There's a very limited representation of bodies when it comes to media in general, especially when it comes to women" she says.
Ho met her first husband the "traditional" way — in person, long before dating apps were a thing.
But at 34, she found herself newly divorced and facing a dating scene that she felt focused more on her looks than the one she'd remembered.
The mother-of-two also happily showed off her sparkly silver eye make-up by fluttering her lashes for the camera.
Bold florals are also a key feature and the collection has a vintage feel courtesy of heavy brocade fabrics. Speaking about her own approach to fashion, the plus-size beauty revealed that how she feels in clothes is the most important thing for her when choosing items.
'If I feel good in it, that's all that matters,' she said.
But it isn’t just designer brands that are trying to pass off slim women as plus-sized.
High Street chain Evans, which has done an enormous amount to promote acceptance of bigger sizes, uses tall, size 14 models for its Lookbooks — the catalogues that promote new collections.
Tess Holliday may have dressed up as Ariel from The Little Mermaid for Halloween, but her latest transformation sees her taking on a much more glamorous role.