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The #1 Podcast For Plus Size Women!






Leah Vernon - Episode #250

Leah V is an International Hijabi social media influencer with over a million views combined and new author of Unashamed: Musings of a Fat, Black Muslim. She plays many roles as an educator, public speaker, plus-size model, recipient of the esteemed Gilda Award and the Ariane de Rothschild Fellowship (London), and as an activist who’s been featured by Buzzfeed, Yahoo, CBS, CBC, Huffington Post, Seventeen Magazine, and the New York Times. In addition to landing national and international...


Mickey Armstrong - Episode #249

Mickey Armstrong is a photographer, producer of The Plus Report, and Executive Producer of District Of Curves: The Washington DC Full Figured Fashion Showcase. The annual show has become Washington DC’s largest platform for plus size models, designers, and body positive activists. Both platforms were created to help small businesses, small business owners, body positive activists, and influencers within the curvy community, grow and expand their reach throughout and beyond the worlds of plus...


Maui Bigelow - Episode #248

Maui Bigelow is the curator of PHAT Girl Fresh, a digital platform that blends feminism with social, fashion, and beauty culture, Maui is known for bringing progressive, authentic conversations with a southern charm only she can provide. Her annual event hosted in Atlanta, PHAT Girl Fresh Presents: Life Styled, is a tribute event that honors and celebrates promising and notable female leaders in fashion, entertainment and empowerment. Maui has been featured in articles for Plus Model...


Joe Freeman - Episode #247

Joe Freeman is the CEO of MedZone, parent company to the brand-new Zone Naturals line, an all-natural offering of practical skincare products designed to prevent, soothe, and calm everyday skin irritations like chub rub and blisters. The company’s debut product, Chub Rub® Formula, is a cruelty free, anti-chafe beauty stick that delivers paraben free, long lasting, non-greasy chafing protection in every swipe.


Cassy Jones-McBryde - Episode #246

Cassy Jones- McBryde is an award-winning social entrepreneur who has a long-standing commitment to the empowerment and positive development of women and girls internationally and specifically in Detroit. In 2009, Cassy founded The International Fuller Woman Network, a body-positive, initiative based organization that connects women around the world to resources that help create a body-positive lifestyle. She has produced initiatives like The International Fuller Woman Expo in Africa, Asia,...


Nicci Gilbert-Daniels - Episode #245

Nicci Gilbert-Daniels is a founding member of the Grammy nominated group Brownstone and one of television’s most sought after executive producers. As the CEO of NoEgo Entertainment, an entertainment production company, she created TV One’s most popular docu-franchise, “R&B Divas”, and the popular BET networks series, “From the Bottom Up” and her upcoming Documentary Film “Broken Things”. Nicci’s intense passion for all that she does, effortlessly manifests itself in her many accomplishments,...


Corissa Enneking - Episode #244

Corissa Enneking is the creator of Fat Girl Flow, a body-positive blog launched in 2015. Fatgirlflow has been featured on several major media outlets including Huffington Post, Cosmopolitan, Life and Style, and The Daily Mail. Corissa will be a featured blogger at 2019 TCFStyle Expo Blogger Mastermind in Atlanta!


Marie Denee - Episode #243

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...


Karla Tobie - Episode #242

Karla Tobie is a beauty influencer, entrepreneur and body positivity advocate whose impact has caused brands to name her "one of the most influential beauty brands in the world". Hailing from St.Lucia and now, deeply rooted in New York City. Karla's impact on the beauty industry - through videos, viral campaigns and appearances, has catapulted her from small videos in her bedroom mirror to the main stage with a following that now spans millions. With a brand built on creativity, Karla...


Staci Pratt - Episode #241

Staci Pratt is a plus-size model, actress, and entrepreneur based in Southern California. Born into an entertainment family, she has been acting professionally since she was 5. Staci made a successful transition to the plus-size modeling industry, signed by IPM Model Management. Her clients include Kohls, JCPenney, Nordstrom’s, Lee Jeans, Ashley Stewart, Standards & Practices, Avenue, and many more. She recently did her ?rst international magazine spread and is in talks to expand her...


Liris Crosse - Episode #240

Liris Crosse, dubbed “The “Body” and “The Naomi Campbell of Plus” is a model/actress and pioneer in the fashion industry for full-figured and African American women pushing curvy women into mainstream fashion! She has graced magazines from American Vogue, Essence, British Cosmopolitan to Vibe as well as been featured in store campaigns for Lane Bryant and Ashley Stewart. Liris was named one of the “Top Ten Plus Models” in the industry by Vibe Vixen Magazine, the Huffington Post’s “Top Ten...


Beviyan Wilson - Episode #239

Beviyan Wilson is the Founder and Director of Operations for the Curvy Alliance (formally known as Project Curve Appeal Movement), an organization dedicated to promoting, empowering and educating full-figured women to celebrate their beauty and embrace their curves while living a healthy lifestyle. She is also the creator of Curvy Girls Slay Magazine, the official magazine for the Curvy Alliance. Known as Design Queen, she is a professional web and graphic designer, with over 10 years of...


Francie Maupin - Episode #238

Francie Maupin, known professionally as MissDivaKurves, is a plus-size model, designer and digital influencer based in Atlanta. Francie is the Founder and CEO of the plus size fashion brand, The Diva Kurves Collection, launched in 2014, which includes the popular #swimthick swimwear. That same year she launched The Kurves Calendar, which features curvaceous plus-size models. Francie continues to set trends and inspire plus size women all over the world to love the skin that they are in....


Natasha Williams - Episode #237

Natasha Williams is the Executive Director of Curvy Express, a social hub that empowers curvy women to be confident in their lifestyle. She works to manifest the dreams of women through the curation of social events that focus on confidence and self-love. In 2017, Natasha founded DREAM BIG Midwest, Chicago’s first and largest plus-size fashion and beauty conference in an effort to build a community of curvy women while also promoting inclusion in the Midwest’s fashion industry. Natasha has...


Jaclyn McCabe - Episode #236

Jaclyn McCabe is a radical self-love and body positive advocate who believes beauty is a mindset, not a waistline.™ After spending too many years dreading the dressing room, she decided to create a space where plus-size women don’t need to choose between clothes that fit and clothes that are fabulous. Jaci Blue, a plus-size boutique in New Orleans, offers women like her exclusive access to bold prints, luxe fabrics and Jaclyn's signature style in sizes 12 and up. In addition to her boutique,...


Jill Angie - Episode #235

Jill Angie is an author, certified running coach, and personal trainer who wants to live in a world where everyone is free to feel fit and fabulous at any size. She started the Not Your Average Runner movement to show that runners come in all shapes, sizes, and speeds. Jill is featured in plus size fashion retailer Avenue’s latest “Confidence Series” Spring campaign. The campaign is currently being featured nationwide at Avenue stores and on the June 2019 cover of Queen Size Magazine.


Angela Rene - Episode #234

Angela Rene' is CEO and designer of Rene' Tyler Plus Sizes 12 & Above. A trailblazer in the plus industry, she has helped pave the way for plus size brands that are now being recognized in the fashion industry. She made history as the producer of Haute Curves LA Fashion Week, the first plus size fashion show during LA Fashion Week in 2012. She made history again as the first plus size brand to show at the prestigious Art Heart's Fashion, at LA Fashion Week, in the Fall of 2016 and Spring...


Donna Perry - Episode #233

Donna Perry is the CEO of the Courageously Curvy Girls Foundation, a nonprofit organization that promotes a healthy lifestyle for under served girls of color by building resources and leading change initiatives in the New York area and beyond. She served as Miss New York Plus America 2015 and continues to uplift and empower plus size women with her brand, Courageously Curvy. Through workshops, motivational speaking, and empowerment apparel, Donna encourages women to embrace their curves...


Renee Cafaro - Episode #232

Renee Cafaro is the U.S. editor of SLiNK Magazine, a international plus-size fashion and lifestyle magazine. Renee has spoken on many expert panels and has been featured in various outlets including InStyle, Glamour, and Elite Daily as an expert. Her goal is to inspire all women to truly love themselves no matter if they're a size 0 or a size 40. Renee believes every woman should have the opportunity to reach their full potential no matter what goal they're trying to reach. As an editor,...


Joy Tribble - Episode #231

Joy Tribble, aka “Justyn Joy”, is the founder of The Plus Strut™, the 1st 5K for plus size women in North America. Hailing from Cincinnati, Ohio, Joy is proud to call Atlanta home, for close to 17 years. Having a robust radio career, she's worked in several markets around the country, including V103 and Mix 877, in Atlanta. She's also performed on some of the comedy world's most prestigious stages, from the World Famous Improv, to The Punchline Comedy Club. Full of charm and quick wit, she...