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May 11

Style Heroine: Beth Ditto

By Miista Blogs
You wouldn't expect her to be opening Gaultier runway shows; Beth Ditto defies expectation. A country girl with a serious punk spirit, Beth Ditto has been the front woman for the indie rock group Gossip since their founding in 1999. When their 2006 album Standing in the Way of Control released the group finally broke into the big time and caught people's attention with their larger than life lead singer. Beth's weight, and her blazé attitude toward showing off her body, began a mainstream discussion surrounding body image. Her punk ideology and outspoken feminist principles kept her strong through massive scrutiny, and she wasn't doing anything to shy away from the spotlight. She readily dished out soundbites to the press -- like how she doesn't shave her armpits, according to her "punks usually smell" or how she grew up eating squirrels in Arkansas. And to push the envelope even further, in 2009 she appeared on the cover of Love magazine in the buff, proudly showing off a figure probably twice that of other covergirls. She really was somewhat of a pioneer; despite the millions in the world with her body shape, her fame caused quite the uproar. Of course it would've been no big deal if she were a man -- pop culture is full of lovable fat men -- but a fat woman? On the cover of a glossy international fashion magazine? Naked? Hold up. Ditto has taken it all in stride and parlayed the attention she got for her weight into more publicity for her band as well as a platform for women's and LGBT rights (she's also a lesbian). The coolest thing about her style is that she's not afraid to show a little skin. She sexes it up like you wouldn't believe, showing the world that sex appeal doesn't fade away past a size 4. [caption id="attachment_12199" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="GOSSIP"][/caption] [caption id="attachment_12201" align="aligncenter" width="459" caption="GOSSIP"][/caption] [caption id="attachment_12208" align="aligncenter" width="249" caption="BETH DITTO STREET ART"][/caption] [caption id="attachment_12213" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="VERSUS RUNWAY SHOW"][/caption]
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