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Tim Gunn Thinks More Fashion Designers Should Make Clothes for 'Plus-Size' Women

Pointing out the unattainable goals of the elitist fashion industry, Tim Gunn says its time for fashion designers to recognize the new normal of sizing in America. The average woman, he says, is around size 16 or 18, and deserves fashion that makes her look good. He finishes the video with an imploring version of his trademark “Make it work.”

"There is no reason why larger women can't look just as fabulous as all other women," Tim Gunn says in telling designers to "make it work!" #NewsHourEssay

Posted by PBS NewsHour on Friday, October 28, 2016