Jessica Kane is a mother, wife, spokeswoman, entrepreneur and a blogging pioneer who has been recognized by USA Today, CNN.com and CocoPerez.com. Almost everyone in the plus size fashion industry will know her as the Executive Vice President & Creative Director...
I've had the distinct pleasure of meeting Yolanda Williams recently through a mutual friend in the fashion space.  I've personally benefited tremendously from speaking with various people that I've met since the start of Dressing Room 8 and am constantly...
Plus fashion pioneer, Alexandra Boos, has propelled the industry forward by working as a model, on-air spokesperson, fashion, fit, and brand consultant, fashion PR and marketer, fashion show and photo shoot producer, as well as Marketing and Creative Director of...
Ashley Stewart means many things to many people and communities. To Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer James Rhee,  Ashley Stewart represented an opportunity to save an important brand which stood for more than just fashion. I recently sat down with James at...
It seems like we are currently living in an interesting period of time when traditional labels and categories are being challenged when it comes to body related issues. While there are ways to go, models have traditionally been easy...
One of the things I love the most about speaking with the people behind the plus fashion world is learning about the reasons why they started their business. One common theme you'd most-likely notice (if you've been keeping up...
  If you take a look at all the movers and shakers who are disrupting our industries these days, you'll realize that many of them are not even old enough to purchase alcohol. Well, I met quite an impressive 19 year-old from...
E We always love highlighting fashion designers and plus size brands that are not only providing great styles for curvy women but also have a positive mission. SmartGlamour is an embodiment of those characteristics. Not only do they provide affordable, fashionable clothing...
Shafonne Myers is a wedding and event planner who longed for bridal inspiration geared towards curvy women like herself. Not finding what she was looking for, she went ahead and created Pretty Pear Bride – the world’s only website and magazine that brings...
I just love successful women who are killing it - whether in fashion, business or beyond. I had the distinct pleasure of interview Ashley North, who is an award winning singer/songwriter, actress, and print model from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.  You might have seen...