Full Figured Fashion Week (FFFW) is this month, and there is a serious buzz and hype surrounding this monumental event! To help cover the event, FFFW has collaborated with The Curvy Collective to help bring the social media aspect to the forefront!
Read on to see how The Curvy Collective will be a part of history!
The Curvy Collective: Giving You an Inside View of Full Figured Fashion Week
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Full Figured Fashion Week Debuts Their Own Plus Media Division, The Curvy Collective
New York, NY, 06/01/2009: What do you get when you mix Full Figured Fashion Week (FFF Week) produced by DeVoe Signature Events, with a group of elite fashion savvy plus size bloggers whose sole purpose is to capture up to the minute news related to a week of style, creativity and the recognition of talented designers who cater to the 40 million women that represent the plus size consumer? It’s called The Curvy Collective; a group created by bloggers, Johara Tucker, of Luvin’My Curves and Marie Leggette of The Curvy Fashionista.
Comprised of some of the top plus size bloggers and media outlets, The Curvy Collective will have exclusive access to Full Figured Fashion Week events and the public. Through social networking sites like Twitter and micro blogging, The Curvy Collective will give new meaning to “event coverage.”
In addition, The Curvy Collective will co-host some of the hottest events of Full Figured Fashion Week: “The State of the Curvy Community” at Ripley Grier Studios on Friday, June 26th, from 3 -5:00PM and Curves in the City Shopping Soiree, at Ripley Grier Studios on Saturday June 27th, from 11AM-3PM.
The prestigious members of The Curvy Collective include: Belle-Noir Communications, Fatshionista, Full Figure Plus, Luvinâ€™ My Curves, Manik Magazine, StylishMaven, The Curvy Fashionista, Venus Divas, and GabiFresh.
For all press inquiries please regarding The Curvy Collective, please contact Marie Denee at [email protected] For more information on Full Figured Fashion Week, please visit their official website at http://www.fffweek.com/.
Founded in May 2009 by Johara Tucker and Marie Leggette, The Curvy Collective hopes to grow their blogger members and be the main point of media interest for all plus friendly events in the United States and beyond. The Curvy Collective is more than just fashionably astute plus size bloggers; it’s a movement!
Executive produced by Ms. Gwen DeVoe, Full Figured Fashion Week (FFFWeek) was created to increase economic development in the area of plus size fashion design, clothing merchandising and plus modeling. Our goal is to highlight the very best in plus size fashions both retail and independent designers, while providing an inaugural showcase of talented designers, models, stylists and plus industry businesses that serve the plus size consumer.
It is estimated that this long overdue and highly anticipated three-day fashion extravaganza (June 25-27, 2009) will debut before an audience of over 1500+ plus size fashion enthusiasts, style mavens, models, boutiques, vendors and the media.
The FFFWeek finale showcase, which will take place on Saturday, June 27th, 2009 at The Prince George Ballroom, will feature the runway collections of high-end plus size fashion boutiques, retail stores and local and out of state independent designers.
So, are you going to attend our events? Stay tuned as we will have information posted about both events! What do you think?
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