Fashion student petitions for more plus size models

Parsons fashion and design student Nayyara Chue petioned for more fuller-size mannequens after finding that her school only had one, Runway Riot reports.

Chue is demanding size 18-24 mannequins for all the students.

“The average woman in the United States is a size 14. As a visionary generation, upcoming designers at such a prestigious institution like Parsons or any other fashion design-oriented school should have open doors to any explorable possibilities in the spectrum, that’s how legendary ideas are born,” the petition reads, according to the report.

Photo taken by Nayyarachue, Instagram

You go girl.

 

Featured image by Sebastian Dooris under Flickr Creative Commons license.

 

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