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June 9th, 2008     by Stacey May Fowles     Comments

Join The Fat Femme Mafia at The Gladstone Hotel in Toronto on Sunday June 15th 2008 for a massive plus sized clothing sale!

Toronto fat activist and performance duo, The Fat Femme Mafia are holding another Fat Flea Market Sunday June 15th in The Gladstone Hotel’s Art bar from 10am-5pm.

All clothes are size 14 and above and between $5-$10! Accessories being sold as well!

To donate your size 14 and up clothes, please email to arrange either drop off or pick up before the date. In exchange for donations the Mafia will be giving out Fat Flea Bucks to be used at the sale! Give them your old wardrobe and they’ll give you a new one!

Fat Femme Mafia co-founder and member Chelsey Lichtman (right) chats with Rosie O’Donnell about fat politics.

About The Fat Femme Mafia:

The Fat Femme Mafia consists of Chelsey Lichtman and Liz Brockest, a Toronto based performance and activist duo on a mission to spread the message that every BODY is a GOOD body. Whether they are scratching out weight loss ads with a sharpie, parading their chunky selves across a stage, or expanding public awareness on issues pertaining to bodies and health, the FFM are large and in charge and not afraid to make it known. Chelsey and Liz have toured their Love your Chub campaign all across North America dressed sometimes in their finest muumuu’s and other times in their best dresses. They are probably the diet industry’s worst nightmare and can be reached at

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