Category Archive: Books, Literature and Magazines

Australian Plus-Size Brand, LaLa Belle, Featured In May 2011 (Australian) Cosmopolitan Magazine

It’s great when you open a magazine nowadays and see a spread featuring plus-size fashions as part of the editorial. Well that’s exactly what you’ll find in next month’s issue of the Australian… Continue reading

Crystal Renn In the New Paper Planes Magazine

Even though famous “plus-size” supermodel, Crystal Renn, is noticeably thinner these days, I feel that I must “still” support her career for she has opened many doors for other “curvy” models along the way. Here… Continue reading

“Curvy Girl of the Day”: Plus-Size Blogger & MTV TJ, Gabi Gregg, Lands the Cover of “Black Enterprise” Magazine

Back in August MTV hired their first ever twitter jockey and it happened to be none other than famed plus-size blogger Gabi Gregg of the “Young, Fat and Fabulous” blog. Well in a… Continue reading

Crystal Renn’s New Vogue Paris Spread Shot by Tom Ford

It’s hard to still call Crystal Renn a plus-size model but you gotta admit she’s doing her thang in the modeling industry this year.  Here’s her new spread for the Vogue Paris December/January… Continue reading

Tyler Perry’s “For Colored Girls” Movie (My Review)

Hey readers, I’m gonna try to get thru writing this post but my hands are still trembling from what I just viewed in this movie. I got up early today to catch the… Continue reading

Carl Weber Books Represent for the Ladies With Curves!

Someone just emailed me and asked was this me on the cover of the new Carl Weber book, “Torn Between Two Lovers”. After I googled the book and saw the cover I was… Continue reading

Drew Barrymore In This Month’s Harper’s Bazaar Magazine

This month actress Drew Barrymore graces the cover of Harper’s Bazaar magazine. I have nothing major to say about her actual interview but the pictures of her in the “haute couture” really caught… Continue reading

The New Book “Plus” by Veronica Chambers

I was fumbling thru last month’s Glamour mag and read a write up on the new book by Glamour magazine editor Veronica Chambers. The write up got me interested because it is the… Continue reading

Halle Berry Cover’s the New September Issue of Vogue Magazine

Back on-screen—and soon to be on Broadway—the newly single Halle Berry gives Jonathan Van Meter a glimpse of her surprisingly grounded L.A. life. Photographed by Mario Testino. On newstands now!!!

“The Curvy Girl’s Guide to Style” by Chastity Garner

Ok, I think I have found my new pocket guide to being a curvy gal. I recently had the wonderful opportunity of meeting one of my longtime “curvy idols”  Chastity Garner. She is… Continue reading