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The #1 Podcast For Plus Size Women!






Alexis Henry - Episode #214

Alexis Henry is a model of African and Irish descent represented by IPM Model Management. As a full-time model, Alexis can be recognized from working with brands such as Dia & Co, Rebdolls, Ashley Stewart, Old Navy, Nike, Urban Decay Cosmetics, SavageXFenty, Universal Standard, and Fashion Nova. In addition to modeling, Alexis has also produced workshops on body confidence and recently began speaking out to children in New York City charter schools, concentrating on finding self-love and...


Alexis Henry - Episode #214

Alexis Henry is a model of African and Irish descent represented by IPM Model Management. As a full-time model, Alexis can be recognized from working with brands such as Dia & Co, Rebdolls, Ashley Stewart, Old Navy, Nike, Urban Decay Cosmetics, SavageXFenty, Universal Standard, and Fashion Nova. In addition to modeling, Alexis has also produced workshops on body confidence and recently began speaking out to children in New York City charter schools, concentrating on finding self-love and...


Farrah Estrella - Episode #213

Farrah Estrella is an award-winning Latina, plus size fashion, beauty and lifestyle blogger. A native of the Dominican Republic, she previously wrote for and made her blogging debut on the Estrella Fashion Report in 2012. She has been featured in fashion segments for CNN Latino Tampa, Telemundo Tampa, and Mira TV. Farrah modeled for Ashley Stewart's Fall 2016 campaign for extended sizes showcasing top plus size bloggers; and has worked with major brands such as Lane Bryant,...


Tricia Campbell - Episode #212

Tricia Campbell is an accomplished plus-size supermodel, motivator, entrepreneur, and trailblazer who is gaining recognition as a symbol of confidence and a voice of encouragement to women everywhere. Hailing from Montego Bay, Jamicia, Tricia took bold steps towards realizing her dreams by attending The Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) in New York City. After earning a degree in fashion design, Tricia began working for a noted fashion designer. While working for the designer she was...


Marcy Cruz - Episode #211

Marcy Cruz is a New York City-based freelance writer, public speaker, extended sizes fit model and educator. Named one of the "11 Bloggers Inspiring The Body Positive Movement" by and one of the "14 Latinx Plus-Size Fashionistas You Need To Follow" by, she offers a unique voice in the industry. She is one of the few size 24+ fit models signed to a modeling agency, having done fit for brands such as Universal Standard, Eloquii and Mexican indie brand Generose....


Aqila "Mimi" Benjamin - Episode #210

Aqila "Mimi" Benjamin of The Fuller Side of Things serves as an Emcee/Host, Body Positive Advocate, Motivational Speaker, Plus Model and her most popular role: Social Media Correspondent. With an infectious spirit and a keen sense of what it means to mobilize others, Mimi takes her roles seriously all while empowering everyone to be the best version of themselves. She gives her backing to any cause with the objective of the empowerment of people; and puts her money where her mouth is...


Malia Indigo - Episode #209

Josiane Laure Modjom, also known as Malia Indigo, is an accountant, business analyst, social media specialist, plus-sized model, and body advocate. She is the founder and CEO of Malia Indigo Corporation (International Fashion Network) and listed on "Top 100 Black Women to Watch in Canada". Combining her multiple skills to help grow the plus size fashion industry, she is the producer of Toronto Plus Size Fashion Show and Paris Plus Size Fashion Show. Malia was recently awarded by CBC as one...


Naimah Terry - Episode #208

Naimah Terry is an in-demand plus-size model represented by Dorothy Combs Models and State Management. She is the plus muse for contemporary brands like Adore Me, Fashion to Figure, David's Bridal, Christian Siriano, RBX and many more. She also models for major brands including Levis, Avenue, Ashley Stewart, Macys, and JCPenny to name a few. Naimah will be making her acting debut in the Curvy Girl Rock digital series, which aims to show authentic representations of plus size women,...


Zak Dunbar-Bell | National Curves Day - Episode #207

Zak Dunbar-Bell, also known as “K. Secret” is the creative director and CEO of the Jon Marc Collection and founder of National Curves Day. In 2015, National Curves Day launched as a movement for the empowerment of the curvy and plus size community with an inaugural event on the second Wednesday of October. The purpose was to encourage women to embrace and love who they are, stop body shaming and walk in confidence. As the movement grew so did the urge and desire to empower men who faced...


Jen Ponton - Episode #206

Actress Jen Ponton is a comedic force, consistently serving up big laughs on screen. A Muppet enthusiast, horror fanatic, and body love activist, Jen’s seasoned resume continues to grow. Jen appeared on the groundbreaking drama Dietland on AMC, as the recurring character, Rubi. Jen has also guest appeared on The Black List, 30 Rock, The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Deadbeat, Orange is the New Black, Blue Bloods, Boardwalk Empire, Law & Order: SVU, The Slap, and The Good Wife. Jen’s film...


Erica Watson - Episode #205

Erica Watson is an award-winning actress and comedian. Her acting talent has led to principal roles in films such as Christine Swanson’s “BlacKorea”, Spike Lee’s “ChiRaq”, Chris Rock’s Top Five, Steven Soderberg’s “Side Effects”, Lee Daniel’s “Precious” as well as top rated tv shows such as Showtime’s “The Chi”, NBC’s “Chicago Fire”, Fox’s “Empire” and TV One’s “Love That Girl”. Erica’s fearlessness makes her a fan favorite on ABC7’s Windy City Live, WCIU’s The Jam, Freeform’s “Happily Ever...


Theresa Royals - Episode #204

Theresa Larsen Royals is Miss Ashley Stewart 2017. She was the first to win Ashley Stewarts's nationwide #FindingAshleyStewart tour in search of their Miss Ashley Stewart brand ambassador – a woman who effortlessly embodies the qualities that Ashley Stewart stands for kindness, resilience, confidence, community, and fashion. Finding Ashley Stewart 2017 stopped in multiple cities across the country, identifying regional winners and through an online contest. Theresa won the 2017 title, a...


Chanté Burkett - Episode #203

Chanté Burkett made her blogging debut on Everything Curvy & Chic in 2011. With a dedicated audience of close to half a million followers, Chanté uses her platform to educate, prepare, and empower readers to spark conversations around style, entrepreneurship, and being a woman in the modern digital world. Her body of work includes collaborations with major brands such as JCPenney, Rebdolls, Sephora, River Island Plus and more. She’s been featured on many media outlets such as Stylecaster,...


Marie Denee - Episode #202

Marie Denee is a plus size business expert and the Editor In Chief of The Curvy Fashionista, a fashion and style blog that is a one-stop shop for all things curvy, confident, and chic! In 2017 she was honored as The Root 100’s List of the Most Influential African Americans and was a recipient of The Network Journal's 2018 "40 Under Forty" Achievement Award. Marie has been featured in Ebony, Essence, Lucky Magazine, Glamour Magazine, Black Enterprise Magazine, Marie Claire Italia, The London...


Ashley Nell Tipton - Episode #201

Ashley?Nell Tipton won season 14 of Project Runway in 2015. She went on to sign a contract with JCPenny to design and be a brand ambassador for their Boutique+, a line designed specifically for plus-size customers. She has also designed plus sized patterns for Simplicity and her own jewelry line for K&M Accessories. Gifted in understanding the needs of the plus-size consumer?Ashley?released?her first line of apparel and eyewear?in November of 2017 and continues to work as a design consultant...


Ashley Dean Parson - Episode #200

Ashley Dean-Parson is the owner of Dean of Fashion Glamtique in Memphis. She was inspired to open a plus-size boutique after having several encounters with designers not catering to the stylish full-figured woman. After countless disappointments, Dean of Fashion was born in January 2010 as the first and only independently owned plus size boutique in Memphis. Since opening the Dean of Fashion, Ashley has produced several successful fashion shows and community events that promote self-love...


Annette Richmond - Episode #199

Annette Richmond is a California born Fashion Stylist, Writer, Digital Nomad and Creator of Fat Girls Traveling. Along with her blog, she a contributor at the PopSugar, Ravishly and The Fat Girls Guide. She's been featured in many publications including; Teen Vogue, Allure, Self, Shape, El le UK, The Mic, Refinery29, Hello Giggles, and Yahoo Style. August 2018 she is hosting Fat Camp, the first-ever body positive and adult summer camp!


Mo Vaughn - Episode #198

Maurice Mo Vaughn currently serves as the Co-Founder and Managing Partner of MVP Collections, a solution inspired Big and Tall menswear collection that caters specifically to the Big and Tall customer looking for stylish clothing options that fit both their personality and frame. MVP Collections is made in the USA and offers a wide range of styles in sizes 1XL-6XL, 2XLT-4XLT, and 38-58”. Prior to entering the fashion industry, Mo enjoyed a successful career as a Major League Baseball player...


Jes Baker - Episode #197

Jes Baker is a positive and progressive force to be reckoned with in the realm of self-love advocacy and mental health. Her blog, The Militant Baker garners nearly half a million views every month and has been covered by major media platforms including BBC, CNN, Today Show, ABC, Huffington Post, Yahoo, People, Cosmo, Time Magazine, Upworthy, Buzzfeed, and New York Magazine. Jes is currently on tour with her latest book Landwhale is a truthful and powerful account of the unforgiving ways our...


Joe Freeman - Episode #196

Joe Freeman is the CEO of Medzone, a line of products that work to prevent, treat, and manage aches, pains, discomforts, wounds and skin-chafing issues for individuals in sports, industrial settings, and recreational activities. While rooted in sports, the company has expanded the product line into other markets and communities. The company launched a brand dedicated to the plus community, PlusZone, to help with the prevention of chub rub, thigh chafing, and skin friction irritations.