Five Compliments That Yours Clothing’s New Interactive Dressing Rooms Should Give Plus Size Shoppers

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Yours Clothing Store To Feature Dressing Rooms That Give Compliments To Plus Size Shoppers Earlier this month plus size retailer Yours Clothing opened a new location in Uxbridge, London. Unlike other stores, this particular location has a twist. The Uxbridge location will feature an interactive dressing room that offers compliments to customers as they try on garments, as well … [Read more...]

How to Create Fearless Confidence: Going Beyond Skin Deep

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By: Andrea Amador, The Juicy Woman When you look in the mirror, do you love what you see? Most women don’t and they feel pressured to change their appearance to feel better about their bodies. The fashion and beauty industry suggests that we just need to buy the right dress, cream or get some surgery and we’ll be fine. But we’re not. Many women admit that a bad hair day or a … [Read more...]

Nominate Your Favorite Website For Our ’50 Top Websites For Plus Size Women’ List

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Nominate Your Favorite Website For Our 'Best Of' List In the past, we’ve compiled our own lists of top plus size bloggers and models but for the first annual DailyVenusDiva.com 50 Top Websites For Plus Size Women, we want your input. We’re asking you to help us put together this list of websites that inspire, educate and celebrate plus size women. Our goal is to feature … [Read more...]

Inbox Chronicles: The Editor’s Of DailyVenusDiva.com Discuss The Term ‘Plus Size’ In Fashion

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Plus Size Or Not. Find Out What Our Editor's Think About The Term Eliminating the term “plus size” has been a hot topic lately. It seems like every other month, it’s up for discussion. Over the year’s we’ve shared our thoughts through various articles, but never have the Editor’s had a conversation about the topic. Although the focus in the media is on the term being used in … [Read more...]

What A Success! The Health & Empowerment Mother’s Day Symposium Was Inspirational

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Live-2-Empower was created by two women with one goal- EMPOWERMENT! Me and my partner, plus model & Health & Wellness Editor of Plus Model Magazine, Yve Edmond came together to create Live-2-Empower because “Curvy Confidence & Health & Wellness go Hand in Hand”. The name is a combination of our names LI + VE (Live) and also embodies our purpose driven desire … [Read more...]

A Special Day For Women: Military Spouse Makeover Mission

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As told by Jewels Hay, Air Force Spouse Being a Military Spouse can be a bit challenging. We deal with the politics and we have to be strong, and set a good example in front of our children.  We all come from different parts of the world, and we have different views. But the one thing we all have in common is we are supporting our spouse. We are all part of a Military … [Read more...]

Venus Diva Of The Day: Auriel Jackson

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Meet our Venus Diva of the day, Auriel Jackson. Auriel is a cosmetologist and an account manager. What makes you a Diva: My I Don't care attitude! I am fully confident in who I am as a woman and as a plus size girl. I am the life of everyone's party! I give Em life without parole when I step out. I believe in looking good so I feel good. I love to make others feel good about … [Read more...]

8 Quotes to Uplift in Celebration of International Women’s Day

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I actually didn’t give much thought to International Women’s Day until I received a beautiful and uplifting card from a friend in Vietnam. As a woman, everyday is women’s day it seems but what makes this day so important? International Women’s Day was first established in 1911, and is now an official holiday celebrated on March 8th that is recognized by the UN and in 27 … [Read more...]

Venus Diva Of The Week: Brittany Furr

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Meet our Venus Diva of the week, Brittany Furr. She’s a freelance makeup artist and the creator of +SHOP, an online store and blog. What makes you a Diva: I consider myself to be a bossy diva. Handling my business, overcoming the negativity associated with be a young plus size women while being lady like. Who are your plus size style inspirations: My plus size … [Read more...]

Plus Size & Confident: Tips For Being Flawless Like Mary Lambert

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Plus Size & Confident:  Tips For Being Flawless Like Mary Lambert We love Mary Lambert.  Can’t you tell? After her performance at this years Grammy awards and the release of her Welcome to the Age of My Body EP, we can’t get enough of Mary. The “Body Love” singer spoke with Buzzfeed recently and shared 17 tips for staying positive even if you’re having a really … [Read more...]

Celebrating African American Woman in the Plus Community

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February is Black History Month, chocked full of 28 days of opportunity to recognize those in the African American Community who have helped advance our people. Along with the brilliant women of color whose contributions have advanced the plus agenda through fashion such as FFFWeek Creator Gwen DeVoe and the late great Plus Model Mia Amber Davis, I would like to acknowledge a … [Read more...]

Venus Diva Of The Week: Christina Marie

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Meet our Venus Diva of the week , Christina Marie. She's a Special Events Coordinator and an aspiring plus model. What makes you a Diva:  I'm a diva because I am confident. I walk with my head held high and I keep a smile on my face (even when I don't feel like it). When approached with negativity I never give a reaction, instead I smile. Growing up I was picked on for … [Read more...]

Curvy Collegiate: Why I Decided To Bring A Plus Size Organization To My College Campus

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Curvy Collegiate: Why I Decided To Bring A Plus Size Organization To My College Campus My name is Reyanna Milsap. I am originally from Los Angeles, CA. I am the Vice President of an organization on Johnson C. Smith University located in Charlotte, NC. The organization is called Luv Ur Curves (LUC). Every year we put on a pageant called Miss Size Sexy. This organization … [Read more...]

Venus Diva Of The Week: Shellneka Fuller

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Meet our Venus Diva of the week Shellneka Fuller. She’s a beautiful 35 year old pre-k teacher. What makes you a Diva: I am confident, I am a woman, I am Curvy, I am healthy and happy.I am a go getter! I don't give up easy,and I am chasing my dreams to be a plus size model/motivational speaker. Who are your plus size style inspirations: Actress/mother/talk show host Monique, … [Read more...]

Plus Size Blogger Nicolette Mason Launches ‘Step Up’ Campaign To Raise $10,000

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Plus Size Blogger Nicolette Mason Launches 'Step Up' Campaign To Raise $10,000 Jezebel really upset a bunch of people after publicly offering $10,000 in exchange for unaltered photos from Lena Dunham's cover photo shoot with Vogue magazine. Instead of lashing out at them, plus size blogger Nicolette Mason has decided to turn a negative situation into something … [Read more...]

Music Monday: 5 Songs Inspired By Dr. Martin Luther King’s Dream

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Music Monday: 5 Songs Inspired By Dr. Martin Luther King's Dream To some, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was known as a pastor, humanitarian and activist but it's his role as a leader in the Civil Rights Movement that deems him worthy of being celebrated. Since 1986, we've celebrated his legacy by honoring him on the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. On this day we are … [Read more...]

Inspirational & Philanthropic Calendar Features ‘Beautiful’ Plus Size Women

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Inspirational & Philanthropic Calendar Features 'Beautiful' Plus Size Women Despite my ongoing time management struggles, I love a great calendar. Whether it's an inspirational calendar, a calendar filled with shoes or in this case, curvy divas, nothing gets you through the year better than a beautiful calendar. I first heard about The Beautiful Ones: Full-Figured … [Read more...]