Mind The Gap

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It’s Time (For Some Technical Leadership)

AllGo is seeking a Lead Developer to oversee the ongoing technical maintenance and development of our existing and future products. Our company’s mission is to make the world more accessible for plus-size people. And we’re looking for a full stack developer who is excited for the opportunity to take on a leadership and management role as the company grows.

The Single Clothing Item That Gave Me My First Real Taste of Fat Community

It was about six months after I formally launched AllGo. I was in a restaurant bar in Southeast Portland. (The place wasn’t AllGo-approved by the way, but we made it work.) I was with several “fat internet celebrities” and really nervous. I didn’t know if I was [hip/fat-positive/creative] enough to interest them. The group was […]

When Your World Shrinks

This piece was originally published on lindleyashine.com. It is republished here with the owner’s express permission. The third time it happened, I started to wonder. I pulled off my fleece hoodie and reversed it, putting my arms inside the torso of the garment as a sort of straitjacket, confining my arms to the small bubble […]

You Could Win $10,000 from Roaman’s & King Size

Would you like to support AllGo and win free clothes (in your size!) at the same time? Then look no further! This April, we’re teaming up with Roaman’s and KingSize, premier online providers of on-trend, plus-size fashion. They’ve given us 10 $1,000 gift cards and we’re passing them along to you! (That’s $10,000 in prizes!) […]

From Buying to Ride-Sharing, Tell Us Your Thoughts About Cars

Take the survey Last summer, we posted a shot of me, my car, and my super cute puppy on Instagram and it ignited a great conversation about cars in our community. We heard dozens of you about the challenges you face while car shopping and taking rides in taxis and their modern-day app-enabled equivalents. I […]