survival of the thickest

survival of the thickest

What TV presentations are you observing this present day? I’m very into this new romantic comedy…

Survival of the Thickest. Have you ever observed it? Right here’s the trailer, above.

In line with comic Michelle Buteau’s guide of essays, the Netflix collection follows Mavis Beaumont, a plus-sized Black girl, as she breaks up along with her boyfriend and tries to construct her logo as a suffering stylist. “I’m gonna stay it transferring and stay my vegetation watered,” she tells her buddies.

There’s a steamy love affair (“I believe like an Amish youngster all the way through Rumspringa,” says Mavis)…

survival of the thickest

The needful Brooklyn bodega scene…

survival of the thickest

…and GREAT taste inspiration. Mavis places in combination very adorable outfits, together with this two-toned blouse, which I stalked the web for however I feel is offered out? (This brown one and striped one are cool, too.)

survival of the thickest

Mavis is captivating and humorous, and I really like that her frame is discussed nearly solely in certain techniques. “Plus-size ladies are all the time being advised to shrink,” says Mavis. “So, I simply in point of fact sought after to take gorgeous kings and queens and nonbinary royalty and exhibit them in gorgeous vibrant, daring colours within the gentle.”

Ideas? Have you ever observed it? What else are you observing (or studying or paying attention to) this present day?

P.S. Michelle Buteau’s attractiveness uniform, and Ashley Ford on weighing greater than her boyfriend.