Plus Size Sex Symbol? Plus Size Representation on TV.

Plus Size Sex Symbol- Plus Size Representation on TV.

Whenever I watch television shows, or movies, involving plus-size women, it is always the same old school stereotype: she is sad, with low self-esteem, poorly dressed, has no style and spends her nights at home alone fantasizing about being skinny. Otherwise, she is the funny fat girl who is the … [Read more...]

Anna Scholz Fall 2013 Black Label featuring Denise Bidot and Clementine Desseaux

Anna Scholz Black Label Fall 2013

You know, Miss Anna Scholz is over in the UK doing it. I shared with you a few weeks back, her White Label and her capsule with Simply Be. Well, today, I have to share with you the latest second collection to come from Anna Scholz… I am happy about this. BUT let me tell you about her Black Label. … [Read more...]

Plus Size TV Series, Curvy Girls Returns for Season Two on NUVO!

Curvy Girls On NUVO TV

Are you familiar with Curvy Girls? Last season, on NUVOTV, we had the chance to peek into the world of plus size modeling and the industry in the only plus size television series on tv right now. Friends, familiar faces, and new ones share with us their journey, life, and experiences on their road … [Read more...]

Will You Tune In: Curvy Girls on nuvoTV Debuts 9/18!

Curvy Girls- New Plus Size TV Show on nuvoTV

  Have you heard? There is a Plus Size Show on NUVO TV!?! Yes! And NOW more than ever, I am excited for it! Especially as some of them are the homies! Let me tell you a little bit about the show’s premise! Curvy Girls is “an all-access pass inside the glamorous world of professional … [Read more...]

Stepping on my Soapbox: Plus Size Models are Women Too…

Denise Bidot shot by Stanley Debas

Okay.  So something has been bothering me for a while and I hadn’t yet figured out how to address this within our community. Sizism with the Plus Size Community Yes, I said it.  Sizism and it is starting to get even nastier the more people have access to social media platforms as they voice their … [Read more...]

First Look: Igigi’s Pre-Fall Collection- Voyage Exotique

Fall has to be one of my favorite seasons. Bold colors, rich tones, and a flair of drama.  This season from Igigi, they draw their inspiration from exotic Indian design elements and sensuous ancient Greek draping, to create a collection that “exudes opulence and lavishness.” Featuring the ever so … [Read more...]

Velvet dAmour Debuts Plus Size Magazine: Volup2

  More times than not, we are pushing the envelope to show and share how beautiful diversity is. In the plus size fashion community, oftentimes the fashion shoots that garner international attention are the features that the likes of Vogue or Elle in a high fashion spread. Ha! But then comes … [Read more...]

Escape to Barbados: Monif C Plus Sizes Resort 2012 Swimwear Collection

Monif C Plus Sizes Resort 2012 Swimwear Collection

Who loves a good motivation to vacation? I know I do! And with the help of Denise Bidot, Monif C Plus Sizes is going to deliver just.that. For her latest resort collection, Monif C takes us to Barbados to bring us her very own interpretation of Resort in her hometown! Hailing from Barbados, I … [Read more...]

NO SHADE, but can I get a Plus Size Model?

Plus Size Models

I love the place and state of plus size fashion right now. I revel and frolic in the fashionable options but one thing has been dwelling on my mind… down into the core of my plus size frame. One thing that irks the hell out of me. Non plus size models (under a size 14) showing me looks and fits … [Read more...]

The A to Z of Fall Fashion in Plus Sizes

Plus Model Magazine September Issue

One of our favorite seasons, fall is a time where the proverbial gauntlet is thrown down on fashion. Drama is turned up a few notches. New directions in color, fabric, inspiration, and silhouettes- the newness for fall has all of us feeling like kids in a fashionable candy store with eyes wide … [Read more...]