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Full Figured Fashion Week Kicks Off!

And the Journey Begins!!!

Yesterday, I flew into JFK, on Virgin Airways, prepared to embark upon the amazing weekend for Full Figured Fashion Week!

So, today I woke up in Brooklyn, and ooh! It is warm, but I am enjoying my first day in NY! Today, I woke up to many emails, excited, hyped, and nervous hoping this event makes its proper mark in the fashion world.

So have you RSVP’d for the Re/Dress meet and greet?

FFFWeek Welcome Event
12:00 – 4:00PM
Thursday, June 25, 2009

Re/Dress New York
109 Boerum Place (bet. Pacific and Dean Streets)
F or G train to Bergen Street stop
Brooklyn, NY

Description: Kick-off event to welcome our out of town guests. Meet FFFWeek;s organizers and supporters while enjoying premium shopping at the Re/Dress boutique. ***Re/Dress boutique will donate 10% of sales made from the event to our non profit partner, PPWAP (see below).

Sponsors: FFFWeek, Re/Dress Boutique

Designers Showcase & Networking Event

6:00 – 10:00PM
Thursday, June 25, 2009
Showcase starts at 7:30PM

Club Blvd
199 Bowery (at Spring Street)
New York, NY

What it is: Fashion showcase featuring designs by Ashley Stewart and en.v. new york. Networking reception hosted by XChange Modeling.

Charitable Gift Giving for Purses And Pockets With A Purpose:
Meet Tracey V. Bell (Chairman and President, PPWAP) and Kim Coles (Global Spokesperson, PPWAP) and donate a modestly used Purse (or Pocket Wallet), which will be bundled with personal care products and counseling services for women/children in Domestic Violence Shelters. For all monetary donations of $25 or more, PPWAP will be gifting the donor with a free 100% organic candle made with pure essential oils. We need your support. All major credit cards and debit cards with MC/Visa logo accepted. COME AND DONATE YOUR PURSE. WE NEED YOU!!

Sponsors: FFFWeek, X’Change Modeling , Purses And Pockets With A Purpose , Ashley Stewart , Structure Wardrobe & Styling , Corinthia Peoples Designs , Hyperion Entertainment Inc.

Admission:$10.00 if you are not on the guest list which closed at 8:00 AM on June 16th. If you are on the guest list, you must arrive by 7:00 PM or pay the $10.00 admission fee. If you RSVP’d before June 16th, we have your name on the list, but you and your party must arrive by 7:00 PM.

So, which events are you going to? Will I see you there? I am so geeked and excited and I cannot wait to meet you all! West meets East!

Are you here? Tweet me and let me know!! Follow me @MarieDenee

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Written by Marie Denee

I am the Editor in Chic of The Curvy Fashionista. Often goofy. Forever emo. Always a Virgo. You can find me somewhere grooving to 90s R&B.

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