Two students to create Body Positive Fashion Festival

The Daily Pennsylvanian
March 18, 2013

Calling all body types: strut your stuff.

Creative Ventures project at the Kelly Writers House recently awarded College seniors Josh Herren and Henry Steinberg $1,000 to put toward a body positive fashion festival.

The festival is meant to shed light on issues of body image that are often overlooked by fashion journalism. The culture of the “do’s and don’ts” of fashion is deeply entrenched in how we view fashion and body image, according to Herren and Steinberg. As a result, they believe it is important to start a conversation about positive body image, taking into consideration the topics of physical, emotional and mental health.

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