Have you ever seen art that made you feel beautiful and special? That is what happened to me the first time I saw Jonquel Norwood's work. Born and raised in a small city outside of New Orleans, Jonquel studied illustration at the...
Misty Belvidere is an independent plus-size fashion label based in Melbourne, Australia. The passionate Miss Kate founded Misty Belvidere in Adelaide, SA and in March 2014 launched her first official plus-size collection "Mermadia" - after years of designing custom,...
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...
In 2011, at only 16 Terr Cacilia began her journey in the fashion industry when she started blogging and creating YouTube content as a sophomore in high school. She has continued establishing herself as one of the most recognizable...
LaTonia Robinson began her modeling career at the invitation of Head Designer/Owner, Nina Verklas for the House of “Bambina by NV” during Fashion Week Tampa Bay in 2010. It was from that experience that she found a new way...
It's always nice to have some diversity in your closet. Regardless of what your main aesthetic is, there's always room for some rock & roll in your wardrobe! Luckily, you don't have to look far to add that bit of...
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...
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...
Kierra Sheard is probably most known as the Grammy-nominated Gospel Singer with a voice like non-other. But this woman's talents are not restricted to music by any means. As an entrepreneur with an eye for fashion, Kierra already has...
When it comes to fashion designers who are making a positive change and pushing the envelope on all fronts, Sue Rock comes to mind.  So how is Sue Rock making her mark on the fashion industry? Well, for one, she's helping...