Trending This Week At DailyVenusDiva.com: November 16th – 23rd

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Trending This Week At DailyVenusDiva.com:  November 16th - 23rd What a week! This week we were reminded of how much body shaming is a hot topic, we explored the benefits of being a busty girl, eating healthy on a budget, fashion tips gone horribly wrong and much more! Take a look at this week’s trending articles. ABC’s Good Morning America Covers Plus Size Models & … [Read more...]

‘Rare Birds of Fashion’ Web Series Follows An NYC Fashionista As She Launches A Plus Size Fashion Brand

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'Rare Birds of Fashion' Web Series Follows An NYC Fashionista As She Launches A Plus Size Fashion Brand Rare Birds Of Fashion is a new comedy written and directed by Lily Hayes Kaufman with Jackie Schwartz about Brenda (Jackie Zebrowski) an ambitious, stylish, confident and plus sized woman living in NYC who launches a plus size fashion line with her best friend Alix (Haley … [Read more...]

The BARE Campaign Encourages You To Be Vulnerable By Getting Naked

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The BARE Campaign Encourages You To Be Vulnerable By Getting Naked The topic of body image and nudity as a form of self expression is a taboo subject that has been known to make people uncomfortable. Sure, we're in the midst of a shift as it relates to the way the world views plus size bodies, but realistically, we still have a long way to go before the conversation shifts … [Read more...]

Full Figured Fashion Week Announces Return To The Runway With New Additions And Changes

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Full Figured Fashion Week Announces Return To The Runway With New Additions And Changes Since 2009, Full Figured Fashion Week® (FFFWeek) has celebrated and empowered plus size women by hosting a series of events that cater to the varying interests, needs and desires of plus size women. When the FFFWeek® team announced the end of an era with “The Finale” in 2014, plus size … [Read more...]

Ms. Full Figured HBCU™ Seeks Plus Models & College Students For Upcoming Showcase

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Ms. Full Figured HBCU™ Seeks Plus Models & College Students For Upcoming Showcase In preparation of their upcoming event, Ms. Full Figured HBCU™ Pageant is looking for Plus models and college students sizes 14-24 for their inaugural fashion showcase debuting March 2015. The Ms. Full Figured HBCU™ Pageant will launch March 2016, and the upcoming fashion showcase is a … [Read more...]

Fitness Expert Louise Green Is Producing A Plus Size, Fearless Fitness DVD

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Fitness Expert Louise Green Is Producing A Plus Size, Fearless Fitness DVD Fitness expert Louise Green has made it her life’s mission to empower all women to live healthy, active lives. The certified personal trainer has lent her expertise to DailyVenusDiva.com a number of times by sharing physical fitness tips and lessons learned as a plus size athlete. As the owner of the … [Read more...]

Life Without Fear: Singer Theresa Payne Launches A Kickstarter Campaign To Fund New Album

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Life Without Fear:  Singer Theresa Payne Launches A Kickstarter Campaign To Fund New Album Last year we interviewed this super talented vocalist named Theresa Payne.  We discovered Ms. Payne while surfing the net one day and after hearing her EP The Moment and her single "Keep Dreaming," we were inspired and impressed by this songstress. Theresa Payne is back with new music … [Read more...]

‘ANTM’ Cycle Ten Winner Whitney Thompson Weds Artist Ian Forrester

'ANTM' Cycle Ten Winner Whitney Thompson Weds Artist Ian Forrester

ANTM Cycle Ten Winner Whitney Thompson Weds Artist Ian Forrester Whitney Thompson, model and the cycle 10 winner of America’s Next Top Model married artist Ian Forrester in Scotland on November 14, 2014. The pair got engaged a little over a year ago while sightseeing in Dublin, Ireland and since announcing their engagement, the curvy model has been excitedly looking for … [Read more...]

Actress Chandra Wilson Has A Little #ThrowbackThursday Fun With Steve Harvey

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Actress Chandra Wilson Has A Little #ThrowbackThursday Fun With Steve Harvey Actress Chandra Wilson recently stopped by The Steve Harvey Show to share early moments from her career and to take a walk down memory lane. In honor of #ThrowbackThursday Harvey shared a number of the Grey’s Anatomy star photos while she explained what was going on in the photos. Steve even shared an … [Read more...]

Rebel Wilson Joins Ben Stiller And Robin Williams In Upcoming ‘Night At The Museum’ Film

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Rebel Wilson Joins Ben Stiller And Robin Williams In Upcoming 'Night At The Museum' Film This holiday season Century Fox will release the third and final installment of the Night At The Museum trilogy. In this film Ben Stiller is back as Larry Daley, a security guard who spans the globe, uniting favorite and new characters while embarking on an epic quest to save the magic … [Read more...]

Vogue Taps Plus Size Models For Lingerie Editorial And The Result Is Gorgeous

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Vogue Taps Plus Size Models For Lingerie Editorial And The Result Is Gorgeous While the rest of the world was busy discussing Calvin Klein and their use of a size 10 model to represent size diversity, the good people over at Vogue were working on a diversified project of their own. In the feature, “Give me a D! Give me an F!” Because Gorgeous Bras Come in All Shapes and … [Read more...]

Jill Scott To Offer One-Night-Only Concert In Johannesburg

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Jill Scott To Offer One-Night-Only Concert In Johannesburg Jill Scott is preparing to bring her signature sound and style to Johannesburg for a one night only concert. The concert takes place on December 13, 2014 at the Coca-Cola Dome. Before becoming a Grammy award singer, bona fide actress and selling over 4 million records, Scott performed alongside Aretha Franklin, The … [Read more...]

Gemma Collins Opens New Plus Size Boutique With A New Logo & Attitude To Match

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Gemma Collins Opens New Plus Size Boutique With A New Logo & Attitude To Match Once you start selling clothing online, the next thing to do is to open up your very own brick and mortar. That’s exactly what television personality turned fashion designer Gemma Collins did this Saturday. Continuing her quest toward fashion domination, Collins opened her second boutique in … [Read more...]

The Perfect 5: Plus Size Holiday Dresses That Sparkle And Shine

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The Perfect 5:  Plus Size Holiday Dresses That Sparkle And Shine Just the other day I called my favorite restaurant to order some carry out and while on hold, I started to pay close attention to the music that was playing. The music wasn’t your typical hold music, it was holiday music. Yes!! it’s that time of the year. With the holiday season comes office parties, holiday … [Read more...]

Plus Size Fashion Pick Of The Day: Lace Dress from Igigi

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Plus Size Fashion Pick Of The Day: Lace Dress from Igigi There’s something lust worthy about lace and this plus size lace dress in red is exactly what you need if you want to stand out at your next cocktail party. Keep it classic with a pair of nude strappy heels and a pair of chandelier earrings or go all out glam by pairing with a statement necklace and you’re ready to … [Read more...]

Plus Size Pick Of The Day: Fleecy Rain Boot Liners From Jileon Rain Boots

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Plus Size Pick Of The Day:  Fleecy Rain Boot Liners From Jileon Rain Boots If you plan on running around while it’s snowing or raining this season, why not keep your feet warm by wearing boot liners. These fully washable must haves come in multiple colors and are so comfortable that you’ll forget that they’re on your feet. Put them on with your new Jileon rain boots and you … [Read more...]

JIBRI is the Most Feminine Line That Plus Size Fashion Has To Offer

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JIBRI Is The Most Feminine Line That Plus Size Fashion Has To Offer The skirt has always been a symbol of femininity and whether you’re wearing a skirt above your knees or below your knees, there’s something very alluring about a woman confident to show off a little leg. Each season, plus size designer Jasmine Elder manages to recreate something as simple as a skirt by … [Read more...]

Rue+ Offers Plus Size Clothing For Teens Wanting To Celebrate Their Curves In Style

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Rue21 Offers Plus Size Clothing For Teens Wanting To Celebrate Their Curves In Style Long before Torrid, Forever21+ or Modcloth, I was forced to shop at Lane Bryant, Ashley Stewart and Avenue. Although I frequent each of those stores as a 30+ year old woman, as a teen, it would have been nice to have stores that carried clothing with me in mind. After all, I never understood … [Read more...]