Oprah Winfrey Is Joined By Celebrity Friends At OWN’s 2015 Upfront Presentation

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Oprah Winfrey Is Joined By Celebrity Friends At OWN’s 2015 Upfront Presentation At the start of important advertising sales periods, television executives host what they call, “Upfronts.” The event is attended by press and major media outlets and the purpose is to allow marketers to buy television commercial airtime before the television seasons begin. Media […]

Plus Size Retailer, Ashley Stewart Launches New Prom Dress Collection

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Plus Size Retailer, Ashley Stewart Launches New Prom Dress Collection With prom and wedding season approaching, plus size retailer Ashley Stewart has created a collection of plus size dresses with you and your special occasions in mind. The 2015 special occasion dresses from Ashley Stewart features sophisticated designs, striking looks and delicate craftsmanship. Styles include […]

National Retailer ‘Sports Authority’ Launches New Plus Size Activewear Line

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National Retailer ‘Sports Authority’ Launches New Plus Size Activewear Line National sporting goods retailer Sports Authority has decided to launch their very own plus size active brand. The plus size apparel line is being launched under their in-house Aspire and Alpine Design brands and appeals to lovers of yoga and the outdoors. With more retailers […]

Amber Riley Sings an Emotional Diana Ross Classic on ‘Glee’s’ Series Finale

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Amber Riley Sings an Emotional Diana Ross Classic on ‘Glee’s’ Series Finale Amber Riley can be heard singing her rendition of the Diana Ross classic, “Someday We’ll Be Together” on the next episode of Glee. As Glee’s resident powerhouse vocalist, Riley (who plays Mercedes Jones) has covered songs originally performed by Whitney Houston, Christina Aguilera, […]

DailyVenusDiva.com Wants You To “Show Your Selfie!”

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We love our readers! Earlier this week we encouraged you to “Show Your Selfie” and share that selfie with us on Instagram using the hashtags #ThriveInYourCurves or #DVDSelfie. Because we love celebrating our readers, every Saturday, we’ll be sharing some of those selfie’s with you here at DailyVenusDiva.com! If you want your picture shared, follow […]

Who Won at WWIN: Best Plus Size Apparel Line, X-TWO

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Who Won at WWIN: Best Plus Size Apparel Line, X-TWO Apparel lines are very “item” driven these days. A lot of folks specialize (and rightly so) in specific pieces or individual garments that are trend or wardrobe updaters. A line is known for its tops, or bottoms, or great jackets, etc. You get the idea…sort […]

Who Won at WWIN: The Trade Show with a Plus

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Who Won at WWIN: The Trade Show with a Plus Every August and February the trade expos happen in Las Vegas and New York. My favorite is the WWIN show (Women’s Wear in Nevada) at the Rio Hotel which happened right after NYFW – February 16-19, 2015 — and has grown in magnitude to over […]

March 2015 Cover Model: Christina Mendez

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For our March cover feature we spoke with plus size model Christina Mendez for an hour-long talk about building relationships in the modeling industry, upcoming projects (Caribbean Curves and the Pretty Young Lady Confidence Classes) and why she considers herself a member of #TeamUnderdogs. ———————————————-Q&A——————————————- DailyVenusDiva.com: How are you doing? Christina Mendez: I am fab […]

Plus Size Fashion Find: Gothic Black Skull Lace Overlay Dress from Mystic Crypt

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Plus Size Fashion Find:  Gothic Black Skull Lace Overlay Dress from Mystic Crypt Mystic Crypt is your one stop shop for all things gothic, rockabilly clothing, gothic jewelry or mystical inspired items.  Their Goth plus size clothing selection is amazing. Every woman should have a lace black dress and if you haven’t found that perfect LBD […]

Surviving Valentine’s Day: Pauline Parril’s Advice for Married Women

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Surviving Valentine’s Day: Pauline Parril’s Advice for Married Women By: Pauline Daley-Parril Valentine’s Day hashtags are proliferating on Twitter. That means one thing: #valentinesdayiscoming. For single women, the 14th of February is tough enough when it’s #nodate and #aloneagain. But for married women, Valentine’s Day is a #minefield #forgetaboutit #norosesforyousister #fml. For women in general, Valentine’s […]