Plus Size News Round-Up 5.10.14

PLUS Size News

Did you miss some of the plus size headlines this week? Check out a recap of this week's best plus size news stories. Ashley Graham is killing the hell out of the cover of Elle Quebec. I am overjoyed with all the love the fashion industry is finally starting to give plus size models. Not only … [Read more...]

Plus Size News: Plus Size Model Grisel Paula Launches Clothing Line

Plus Size Model Grisel Paula Launches Clothing Line

Just when you thought you could not be more impressed by the plus-size-model-turned-business-woman, Grisel Paula, who is the owner of Custom Plus, goes and adds one more impressive notch to her belt- designer with the launch of her own line, Grisel! Grisel will debut with 13 unique pieces ranging … [Read more...]

Plus Size Bloggers Remake Flawless with #EVERYBODYISFLAWLESS

Plus Size Bloggers Remake Flawless with #EVERYBODYISFLAWLESS

You have to give it up to Gabi over there thinking up new and inventive ways to make statements! I was away for my comp for a few hours and then BOOM…. GABIFRESH, along with plus size bloggers and personalities, Nadia Aboulhosn and Tess Munster did something AMAZING!!! They remade FLAWLESS, giving … [Read more...]

Up Close and Personal with Fern Mallis- An Interview

Up Close and Personal with Fern Mallis- An Interview

Fern Mallis. One of the most influential women in the business of fashion. A woman whose name is synonymous with New York Fashion Week. A woman who has recently launched her own range with HSN. A woman with quite an amount of power and panache, I admire her so. A woman who served as the Executive … [Read more...]

Plus Size News Round-Up 5.2.14

Plus Size News

Did you miss some of the plus size headlines this week? Check out a recap of this week's best plus size news stories. Penthouse Forum magazine debuted its new cover and it features BBW performer of the year Shibari. I have never heard of a mainstream adult magazine featuring a plus size woman … [Read more...]

PLUS SIZE NEWS: Wet Seal to Open Plus Size Stores

Wet Seal to Open Plus Size Stores

Recognizing the power of the newly emerging plus size shopper and her sizable piece of the retail pie, Wet Seal announced last week that as it exits its Arden B business, they will replace 31 of those doors with standalone Wet Seal and Wet Seal Plus Size Stores! Let me share this once again:  Wet … [Read more...]

Alight.com Compiles a Series of Surveys to Reveal the NEW Plus Size Shopper

Alight.com Compiles a Series of Surveys to Reveal the NEW Plus Size Shopper on The Curvy Fashionista

I read this this morning and knew immediately that I had to share with you! Over the past year, there have been quite an impressive amount of surveys taken by both the plus size community and retailers, gauging, proving, and defining today’s plus size woman- The NEW Plus Size Shopper. On the search … [Read more...]

Plus Size News Round-Up 4.19.14

Plus Size news roundup

Did you miss some of the plus size headlines this week? Check out a recap of this week's best plus size news stories. Celebrity radio host, Chrissie Swan, debuted her new plus size collection with retailer Big W this week. Her goal with this collection was to break all those rules about what … [Read more...]

Jenny Packham 2015 Bridal Collection Features Plus Size Models

Jenny Packham 2015 Bridal Collection - Marquita Pring

Over the weekend while I was recouping from my vacation, I kept seeing photos of Marquita Pring and Ashley Graham pop up in reference to plus size bridal and immediately I had to get on it and share with you. You see, last week was New York Bridal Fashion Week (I obviously need to be checking these … [Read more...]

Plus Size News Round-Up 3.22.14

Plus size news

Did you miss some of the plus size headlines this week? Check out a recap of this week's best plus size news stories. Isaac Mizrahi, who I looove, breaks down the right way to include plus size into the fashion scene.Fashion should be INCLUSIVE not EXCLUSIVE. BOOM! Plus size model, Hayley … [Read more...]