Middle East Plus Size Fashion Bloggers is an online fashion community founded by Dubai-based Lebanese plus size fashion blogger Hanane Fathallah from Nounzilicious. It is an initiative to bring together plus size bloggers from the Middle East and Arab region, and address untapped topics like plus size fashion and body positivity. There are so many misconceptions that roam around being a plus size woman and our mission to correct these false ideologies and replace them with more positive messages, such as body confidence, body diversity, promoting style for all sizes and illustrate with outfits and fashion tips, all to reflect an image of a healthy confident curvy plus size Arab and Middle Eastern woman.

Egypt-based plus size blogger Nermeen Nasef from the blog Kalbooza Fashion is the bubbly personality: her good humor is beyond contagious! She was the first one I actually contacted and was blown away by the concept.

Bahrain-based Mai Al-Saudi from the blog Plus by Mai is an established plus size blogger who keeps her social media blooming with outfits and fashion tips.
She is also currently pursuing Masters Studies in Blogging and Consumer Behavior.

from the blog Sabura's Fashion Blog is originally Palestinian and based in Germany.
I actually noticed her after she had published a Palestinian-inspired Folklore Dress outfit post on her blog.

Dubai-based Aseya Nasib from the blog Pretty in the Desert is half-Japanese, half-Emirati with a pinch of American flair. She is currently building her makeup artist portfolio and she also wants to venture into plus size fashion through her blog.

Egypt comes knocking on our door again with the lovely Naira Ghanem from Touch of Sparkle, who is based in London and is currently a beauty editor at Gaya Magazine and an answers-seeker to the plus size and body positive movement.

Architect and Beauty/Fashion lover Mona Hassounah from the blog A Colorful Eye is also part of the team: I spotted her after plus size brand YOURS Clothing tagged her outfit on social media. A sweet soul with a great interest in guiding women and promoting body confidence.

And coming from the Mediterranean shores, Beirut-based Aline Chirinian from the blog Nouchaline is a well-known blogger in Lebanon, a promoter of plus size fashion, body confidence and healthy lifestyles; She is also an online editor and blogger for lifestyle and social magazine Mondanité.

There is also Racha Hajlaoui, a young Tunisian plus size blogger from the blog Curvaceous Racha decided to join our team! A strong believer that “fat” and “beautiful” are not opposites, she started a blog to convey a body positive message, as she blends her love for fashion with photography.

Joining us from the Netherlands is Dilara Özcan, a plus size blogger who is originally from Turkey. She recently started a blog called Dilspiration and has welcomed our initiative with so much enthusiasm!

The family keeps getting bigger, as we welcome Narimene Miloudi, who is originally from Tunisia, living in Hamburg. A dreamer, a traveler, a beauty lover and a plus size blogger.
Her blogging debut looks rich in potential, so let's do this!

From outfit collaborations, inspirational articles and fun girly posts, our team of plus size bloggers will try to bring readers and followers 100% confidence. At the moment, we are 10 bloggers: the first keyword that comes to mind when they see us is DIVERSITY. We showcase the different faces of Arab and Middle Eastern women within our team. There is always room for more, but for now we are embracing the opportunity to get to know each other, to brainstorm together, to share ideas, contribute and create content to keep our online community active and up-to-date!