Edinburgh students are first to design for plus size

Help

Fashion students in Edinburgh have become the first in the UK to start designing clothes for larger ladies.

The move is part of a campaign to encourage the fashion industry to think again about its notions of body shape and beauty.

Usually students would only work with size 10 models.

Now they have been told it is time to embrace the fuller figure.

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.