Introducing the Curvy Collective
Full Figured Fashion Week(end)â„¢ arrives in Los Angeles, October 28th– 30th and to lead the way through the internet is Full Figured Fashion Week(end)â„¢â€™s Curvy Collective. As plus-size fashion continues to be hotly debated, leading this charge is a dynamic group of the plus size communityâ€™s leading fashion bloggers- The Curvy Collective.Â Created to capture, expose, and share up-to-the-minute news for Full Figured Fashion Week(end) â„¢ Los Angeles, The Curvy Collective fashions a network of bloggers to leverage their blogs and social media platforms to facilitate the latest news, exclusively for Full Figured Fashion Weekâ„¢.
Curvy Collective co-founders, Marie Denee ofÂ The Curvy Fashionista and Johara Tucker, ofÂ Luvinâ€™ My Curves, launched the collective in Spring of 2009 with the inception of Full Figured Fashion Week â„¢.
With over 50 submissions to the collective, selection was tight! Each blogger who is part of the collective will fashion a badge on their site, linking to all the newest developments for Full figured Fashion Week(end)â„¢. Chosen to join the Los Angeles event along with the co-founders for Full Figured Fashion Week(end)â„¢ Los Angeles are:
- Cidâ€™s Style File
- Curves and Chaos
- Curvy Girl Chic
- Full Figure Plus
- Les Pitreries De Vanoue
- Lips, Hips, and Fashion Tips
- Musings of a Fatshionista
- Return to Sender
- The Aspiring Model
- The Marcy Minute
- Xoxo Nikstar
In addition to up to the minute news and information, The Curvy Collective will also co-host a variety of events during Full Figure Fashion Week(end)â„¢. These events include:
Join the Curvy Collective for an informal meet and greet BEFORE Full Figured Fashion Week(end)â„¢ kicks off. If you are in town Wednesday, October 27th join the Curvy Collective and the L.A. Fatshion bloggers for drinks at the X Bar inside the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza!
Please visit the event on Facebook for more information about Curvy Cocktails
â€œThe State of the Curvy Communityâ€ Panel Discussion
The Curvy Collective will host the panel discussion: â€œThe State of the Curvy Communityâ€ Friday, October 29th from 4-6pm at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza. Moderated by Chenese Lewis, panelists will address the climate of plus size in the media, the progress, challenges, and successes of the curvy community.
Confirmed panelists include:
- R&B Singer- Kelly Price
- Stylist and PLUS Model Magazine Fashion Director- Reah Norman
- The Original Runway Diva- Sharon Quinn
- Judgment of Paris founder and owner- Heinrich St. Germain
- Actress and Comedienne- Kim Coles
- Judge Karenâ€™s Court- Judge Karen
Tickets to attend this panel can be purchased through www.fffweek.com.
For more information about the panel discussion and the schedule of events, please visit the Full Figured Fashion Week(end)â„¢ Schedule