Whatever anyone tells you, there is still a lot of discrimination towards women in the workplace. Whether it's on the production line or the CEO's office. That discrimination covers a whole variety of attitudes and situations, from equal pay through to basic respect.
When the woman is seen to be "plus-size" then another lot of barriers are placed before her. "She never fits the criteria of being a top flight professional" is one explanation I've heard countless times. Because? Most often it's based on nothing more than she doesn't have a great choice of professional clothing because of her curves. (The majority of designers don't realise that curves MAKE the woman!)
But Monif C has done it again. She's not only brought out a new collection, but it's definitely not dull and ordinary. It's bright, vivid, vibrant and sassy. (Makes me wish I was back in the top office again - I'd show those who used to scoff at me a thing or two!)
Here's two examples.