Lena Dunham is starting a fresh venture and taking on a new role as fashion designer with the launch of her new plus-size clothing line this week.
Dunham discussed the move with The New York Times during a virtual interview with the outlet. She also commented on the current body positivity movement that has grown in popularity in recent years.
The line — 11 Honoré x Lena Dunham — debuts this week. It is a joint effort between Dunham and 11 Honoré , a women’s clothing company that specializes in designer plus-size clothing. The clothing company is based around the idea that women of any size (the line specifically targets women sizes 12 and up) can wear designer brands.
The New York Times reported that Dunham’s work with the brand “will be 11 Honoré’s first celebrity foray, and it is a tightly edited collection of only five items. Dunham said this is because “I’ve totally given up on the idea of being any type