Plus Model Magazine’s April Cover

Plus Model Magazine’s April 2011 Spring Issue launches tomorrow, but I’ve got a sneak peek at the cover! It features the Ashley Stewart’s Coast to Coast Curves Model Search winner Wyinnetka. Isn’t she beautiful?The issue also features a 5 page editorial spread featuring PMM favorite Mia Amber Davis, Marquita Pring, and a $100 gift card giveaway from Ashley Stewart. You definitely don’t want to miss that!Visit Plus Model Magazine now…

Meet Olga Gonzalez-Ramos

Model, editor, writer, mother, wife, actress, salsa dancer, motivational speaker, and gardening guru; meet your modern day super woman, Olga Gonzalez-Ramos.Born in Jersey City, New Jersey, this only child was an avid book reader. She even started a “Dear Diary” journal at the age of eight. This started her love affair with writing.Today she is an editor of Daily Venus Diva, the Plus Size Lifestyle Magazine, Olga writes on a variety of topics, including the “Ask Olga” column. Have a life problem? She’s here to give you advice.With her job at Daily Venus Diva she wanted to “create a haven and…

Vote for “The Face of FFFWeek”

It might be New York Fashion week and I do love fashion, but do you know what I love more? Full Figured Fashion Week! And it’s set to all go down again in New York on June 16-18, 2011!I was lucky enough to be selected as a member of The Curvy Collective in Los Angeles last year for Full Figured Fashion Week(end). It was an amazing experience! Every time I see founder Gwen DeVoe post something about FFFWeek on Facebook, I get more and more excited! As a matter of fact, they are currently searching for The (New) Face of…

Crystal Renn speaks…again…about her weight loss

image:crystalrenn.comEx-plus model Crystal Renn, in an exclusive video interview via the Ford Models Blog, speaks up again about the issue of her recent weight loss.”For some a thinner Crystal Renn has meant betrayal of the very foundations upon which she built her career as the most famous plus model in the world. On the face of it, these accusations appear founded, but do not hold up when subjected to further scrutiny. Lost in the discussion has been Crystal’s steady call for greater diversity in fashion and especially as it concerns size.” -Ford Models BlogCheck out the video…In the interview, Crystal…

Teer Wayde Stuns in Simply Be

Stunning Australian model Teer Wayde models some of her favorite pieces from the Simply Be lingerie line. She’s wearing the Naturally Close Control body and the Naturally Close Pack of two plunge bras in Navy and Coral. I might have to check these pieces out. And why haven’t I heard of her before? Hopefully we see more of her here in the U.S. (Images courtesy of Simply Be)

5 Questions: Amanda Tice

Here’s a new feature simply titled “5 Questions:” Meet Amanda Tice! I had the honor of meeting the beautiful and extremely nice Amanda in Miami. She was one of the models showcased in a Bali exhibit for their new shapewear. I went over and spoke with the curvy women…of course, and found them to be so down to earth! I knew I had to introduce you to her!

Crystal Renn in Chanel Ad

I came across this Chanel ad, of the beautiful Crystal Renn, on the über fab Madison Plus blog. This ad, according to The Cut, is being used for a store reopening on Spring Street in New York. While many question whether Renn is still considered a plus-size model, The Cut is questioning why they decided to crop out her body. It’s a valid point, being that Jean Paul Gaultier ad’s included her entire body in his fall campaign.What do you think?Is this a big deal or are some making a big deal out of nothing?

Faith 21’s Newest Model & Model Search

Are you a lover of the wonderful world of Faith 21? If you are then you must take a second to check out the latest model, Sheridan Watson. She won Tyra Bank’s plus sized model search. Isn’t she gorgeous?Annnnnnnd…if you take a look at the bottom left-hand corner…you can be the next face of Faith 21!! Do you think you have what it takes to be the next Faith 21 model? Hold on a sec…you must fit the following requirements: We are looking for a size 14 model only at this point. You must be 16 and over. You must…