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


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...]

Interview With Comedian & ‘The Real’ Co-Host Loni Love

Interview With Comedian & 'The Real' Co-Host Loni Love

Outspoken, driven and funny are just a few of the words that I would use to describe comedian/actress Loni Love. Known for America’s Sister, her one hour long Comedy Central special, Loni discovered stand up comedy after winning $50 in a comedy competition during her college years. After working at Xerox for eight years, the Detroit, MI native did what was necessary to take her … [Read more...]

Cover Model Quotes: Inspiration From Past Cover Models


Since 2009, has featured plus size models, celebrities and other very important people on our covers.  After each cove model interview we walk away with a better understanding of those featured and we're always inspired by the brilliant advice that cover models share.  To celebrate the wisdom bestowed upon us during those interviews, we're featuring memorable … [Read more...]

Melissa McCarthy Shares Her Fantasies & Girl Crush With The Advocate


Melissa McCarthy Isn't Shy.  Keep Reading & You'll See What We Mean. Melissa McCarthy took some time out to speak with The Advocate magazine to discuss her upcoming film Tammy, her sexual identity and her female crush. I’ve interviewed plenty of celebrities, but Melissa is definitely on my list of celebrities that I would like to chat with. In the press she comes across … [Read more...]

Christina Hendricks Shares What Started The “Game of Thrones” Rumors


Typically, celebrity rumors come from unknown sources, but Christina Hendricks recently started her own rumor and put the same rumor to rest. Rumors that the "Mad Men" actress was heading to the HBO hit series “Game of Thrones” surfaced after she was asked if she wanted to star in any other shows. Although she had never seen the show, she replied, ‘Game of Thrones’ because she … [Read more...]

Mary Lambert Shares Her Love Stories & Her Time As Long As It Helps Her Fans

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Heart wrenching tales of love, separations and disappointments are typically the foundation for the most honest bodies of work, including music. While performing at ‘Live in the Vineyard’ recently, Mary Lambert was interviewed by SheKnows. During the interview, Mary shared her journey towards love as a gay woman. When asked how heartbreak can inspire great music, Mary revealed … [Read more...]

For Gabourey Sidibe, Being A Witch On American Horror Story Is A Fantasy Come True


For Gabourey Sidibe, Being A Witch On American Horror Story Is A Fantasy Come True Since 2009, plus size actress Gabourey Sidibe has been on our radar. The virtually unknown actress catapulted to superstar status after starring in Precious, a role that brought her an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress. From 2010 to 2013 she starred in the Showtime series, The Big … [Read more...]

Rebel Wilson Tells Women To Be Happy With How They Look & Not To Conform To Stereotypes

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Rebel Wilson Tells Women To Be Happy With How They Look & Not To Conform To Stereotypes Plus size celebrity Rebel Wilson (Comedian and star of Super Fun Night) is one cool woman. Recently, Rebel spoke with Extra about her new show, potential love interests and being comfortable in her skin. “I don't think I'm very vain. Even though I'm on a TV show, I don't … [Read more...]

Sara Ramirez and Chandra Wilson Talks About Season 10 Of ‘Grey’s Anatomy’

Sara Ramirez and Chandra Wilson Talks About Season 10 Of 'Grey's Anatomy'

Sara Ramirez and Chandra Wilson Talks About Season 10 Of 'Grey's Anatomy' Grey’s Anatomy stars Sara Ramirez and Chandra Wilson recently sat down with Yahoo! to discuss their characters on the show, the direction they’d like to see their characters and the new additions to the show. “We have new cast members that have been added as season regulars. So there’s all … [Read more...]

Plus Size Beauty Influencer: Niehla O., Fashion Designer & Celebrity Makeup Artist

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If you were fortunate enough to attend Plus Night Out in New York City this weekend you got to witness the fabulousness of Chocolate Sushi Couture first hand. Niehla O. is the designer behind the collection that has grown to be one of Chicago’s most sought after designer lines for plus size women. In addition to designing pieces of confident plus size women and celebrities … [Read more...]

Plus Size Style Influencer: Marie Denee, The Curvy Fashionista

Plus Size Style Influencer:  Marie Denee Of The Curvy Fashionista

Marie Denee is what many may consider a veteran plus size blogger. Thanks to  informative and honest journalism she’s established herself as the go-to girl for all things related to plus size fashion. When she’s not teaching her readers about textiles, she's introducing us to emerging designers or showing us how to rock the latest trends. Recently, Marie took time out from … [Read more...]

Plus Size Style Influencer: Corrinn Liche’t, Founder Of ‘The Beauty Box’

Corrinn Liche't is the founder of The Beauty Box

Corrinn Liche't is the founder of The Beauty Box, a brand that includes a blog, online vintage boutique, styling services, shopping/thrifting excursions, and event and brand management. She is a contributor to (Q&A with Corrinn Liche`t & Wedding Wednesdays) as well as provided creative direction for the Big Girl Rock Fashion Showcase as well as Curvy Closets … [Read more...]

Interview with Kemi Farquharson, Owner of Kemi Boutique

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Featured Blogger: Cupcakes & Pearls As announced earlier (check HERE if you missed it) I became the official European blogger of Loving Your Curves Wedding Fair and Fuller Figured Expo taking place in London, 21-22 September, 2013. I was thrilled to accept such an honourable duty to do in order to spread the words of positive body image and acceptance. My mission … [Read more...]

Erica Watson Interviews Robin Lester of Dyva D’Lights


Every now and then you meet an amazing person who just makes life sweeter, and Robin Lester, founder of Dyva D'Lights is one of those people. I've had the pleasure of tasting her delicious treats on more than one occasion, and I must say they would brighten even the darkest of days. She's an rising entrepreneur who is using her baking talents to empower women and give us … [Read more...]

“I Love My Job”, says Sarah Sapora, Director of Marketing for Swak Designs

Sarah Sapora, Director of Marketing for Swak Designs

Every Tuesday Erica Watson interviews plus industry leaders and/or supporters in a column that she calls the Quick 5 with Erica Watson. There are clothes...and then there's FASHION. Well, what's the difference you ask? Clothes are just something you put on to cover up, but you WEAR fashion. Fashion makes a statement. In the plus size world, it's easy to find clothes, but … [Read more...]