INTERVIEW WITH PLUS SIZE MODEL KERI ATKINS

This week, we introduce you to the vivacious plus size model Keri Atkins. With just over three years experience as a plus model, Keri has worked with many talented individuals and amazing brands, expanding horizon’s and fine-tuning skills.

Some of the designers she has worked with are NOSkinny, Item’s by Tina Fisher, Size Queen and Betty Jean Couture. She has also worked with Tami Jean and Mike Payne of Artistic Cliques Photography, Eric Wainwright of WainWright Images, Leslie Carpenter of May Faith Photography, Lydene Robertson Photography and Kelleigh Strange of Strange Reflections Photography. Several websites such as Model Fashion, Curves and Chaos, Plus Model 411 have featured her. Curves and Chaos named her the ‘Favorite Face of 2011’. In addition to all this, Keri has also done numerous fashion shows for top brands such as Lane Bryant, Fashion Bug, Dress Barn and Liz Claiborne. Way to go, Keri! MORE IMAGES →

INTERVIEW WITH PLUS MODEL MARCIA SAAD

Meet plus size model Marcia Saad based in Sao Paolo, Brazil. A size 46/48, her measurements are 100-91-120, with a height of 171 cms. She has worked with renowned photographers  like Alex Pasqualle, Marcelo Ringo, Amaury Simões, Carlo Locatelli and Hilton Costa Loony. She has also been the face for brands like Marguerite, Realist Plus Size, Lanesi, Dress Codes, Sea Rio and many others. We feature here excerpts from an interview she gave StylishDressing recently, where she talked about her work, her dressing style and  also gave some beauty tips for plus size women. MORE IMAGES →

VELVET D’AMOUR: PLUS SIZE FASHION ICON

Plus model Velvet d’Amour is widely known as the first supersize-plus model to infiltrate the elite world of Parisian couture. She first received worldwide media coverage after her appearance as a plus-size model in Jean-Paul Gaultier’s 2007 Spring/Summer prêt-à-porter collection shown in Paris in October 2006. She also made a catwalk appearance in John Galliano’s prêt-à-porter showing entitled “Everybody is Beautiful” in 2006, and in the associated French Vogue article featuring photography by Nick Knight.

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