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Day 2 of the Curve Nation Expo

by Cher Tushiah The attendees of the expo were treated to a lovely breakfast and then a day jam packed with lectures by some of the most brilliant and powerful in the plus size industry. 9 am was a lecture by plus sized model,actress and event hostess Rosie Mercado, who shared with us her back story on all the trials and tribulations …

Tiffany JonesDay 2 of the Curve Nation Expo

The Very Last FFFweek #latergram

Full Figured Fashion Week: Mission Accomplished by Trojah Irby-Morgan “How many times have you attended an event, shopped at a store, saw an ad on television or in magazines but simply could not partake in whatever they were selling because it did not cater to you? “ Now that you have met the Mogul behind the magic in our last …

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Curve Nation Plus Size Expo: Fashion Show Recap feat. Miss Pinky

The Curve Nation Plus Size Expo fashion show showcased cohesive collections by MVC by Misty Chanel, amazing gowns like the “Rosie Dress” by Tyrell Holmes, Spice Rack Designs, Voluptuous You by Desiree Fleming, E.G.O. Boutique, Bella Brown Plus, and eclectic designs by LaMaica Couture. Video: Michell Turner for www.meiguogirl.com

Tiffany JonesCurve Nation Plus Size Expo: Fashion Show Recap feat. Miss Pinky

FashionlinkVI Fashion Weekend presented by Kisura’s Fashion and Anastasia Rivers

In June, I flew out to St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands for a fashion event, “FashionlinkVI Fashion Weekend.” Beyond the obviously gorgeous surroundings, (you know, the ocean views, hills, and delicious fare) was a remarkably planned and executed 3-day fashion extravaganza. Anastasia Rivers, the visionary behind the FashionlinkVI brand invited POSE Magazine in August 2013 to cover her first event, FashionlinkVI’s …

Tiffany JonesFashionlinkVI Fashion Weekend presented by Kisura’s Fashion and Anastasia Rivers
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Curve Nation Plus Size Expo: “Rosie Mercado, Pool Parties & Bra Fittings”

by Cher Tushiah Orlando, Florida. The scene of the Curve Nation Plus Size Expo at the International Palms Hotel and Conference Center on the infamous International Drive. The weather is hot, but the event? Even hotter! Hosted by the beautiful Rosie Mercado, plus size beauties gathered together from all over the country for a weekend of camaraderie, fun in the …

Tiffany JonesCurve Nation Plus Size Expo: “Rosie Mercado, Pool Parties & Bra Fittings”
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Dr. Maya Angelou: A Life Well-Lived

June 2012. My colleague calls me and says, “how about featuring Dr. Maya Angelou?” I immediately felt discouraged because POSE was just a small, new media outlet and she was talking about featuring an ICON on the cover. “What do you think?” she continued. I could only think, “where do we begin to find contact info?!” Soon after this call, she …

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Curve Nation Brings Plus Size Powerhouses to Orlando Area 

For Immediate Release:  Orlando, Florida – The average American woman is now a size 14. Plus size is no longer a term used to describe clothing typically not available in standard boutiques or in smaller separate sections in major retailers. It is a movement that celebrates loving the skin you’re in and how to be healthy at any size. Curve …

Tiffany JonesCurve Nation Brings Plus Size Powerhouses to Orlando Area 
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How to Overcome Being Laid Off

by Mary Nicole Douglas No one wants to have to go home and say “Honey, I got laid off!” However, that is what a lot of couples have dealt with, especially within the last few years due to the condition of the economy. The economic “downturn” has caused people to become unemployed and underemployed resulting in families struggling to fight …

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The Magic of Spanx®

by: Juana Maria Imagine a first date to which you decide to wear a pair of deliciously fitted white pants. Cue the awkwardness of spotting the dreaded “grid butt” on your pants in the washroom after dinner. Even with skirts, you could get lines across your bottom when the lines of your underwear end—and your skirt ends—don’t match. Ever wonder …

Tiffany JonesThe Magic of Spanx®