Category: Press

Spring Forward Your Wardrobe With These Trend Setting Looks

It’s time to clean out your wardrobe and hit refresh for spring. Your fashion needs were met on (watch here) >Pix11 Morning News Fashion Segment featuring styles from companies that offer current fashion trends which are affordable and won’t break the bank. We all love that. Scroll down for outfit details including my look by NY and Company which I paired with Eva Mendes’s shoes also available at NY and Company and earrings found in my favorite store in the Hamptons.…

Truth Serum: Women’s Bodies Are Not Fruit Shapes And Lots More on Huffington Post

My soul really needed this live chat with LifeStyle Editor, Jamie Feldman from Huffington Post (video here–> Huffington Post). We sat down to talk face to face (see pictures below) on all things body image, confidence and fashion. I got real with why women shouldn’t compare their bodies to a piece of fruit and why it’s important to practice your self love muscle daily.  …

It’s All Real Simple, Here’s Why

I recently sat down with Rebecca Daly, Senior Fashion Editor at Real Simple Magazine to talk about a few of my favorite things: being your best self, my modeling career, image consulting and my current favorite jeans. Check out the full interview here on this live Facebook chat or click here if you don’t have Facebook. Below, some photos from the day and outfit details below (not the best lighting).    …

How To Dress Like The ‘It Girl’

Everyone is always asking me how they can make their wardrobe a bit more chic. My answer: find timeless pieces that work best on your figure and fit your personality. You will then always be the IT GIRL. If you missed the Pix11 Morning News segment on (watch here)>>HOW TO DRESS LIKE THE IT GIRL, here it is. All looks are from Lane Bryant, Lord and Taylor, Forever21 and jewelry by Ragen Jewels.…

Models Rule The Runway At The United Nations

I was honored to have been asked by author and celebrity stylist, Susan Moses to moderate a panel of distinguished panelists at the United Nations to discuss how the fashion and beauty industries and media can work together to continue the evolution of inclusivity and diversity. As a model for over ten years, I’ve seen the pendulum swing in the fashion industry to include a vast array people to best reflect the diversity in our country.…

I WALKED THE RUNWAY AT NEW YORK FASHION WEEK

I’m fashionably late thanking PLY APPAREL for having me part of their beautifully orchestrated New York Fashion Week February 2016 show. I wore two pieces that I wish I could have kept but sadly had to give back to the incredibly talented and loving duo Pamela and Lamarr. The show featured me of course but also had models of all shapes wearing styles that are current and will be relevant in your wardrobe for years to come.…

Swimsuits and Body Image on Pix11 Morning News, It’s All About The Confidence

Did you see the latest ad by SwimsuitsForAll featuring the beautiful and confident Denise Bidot? If you haven’t, WATCH THE SEGMENT HERE on Pix11 Morning News as anchor Sukanya Krishnan and I discuss this latest trend in marketing and of course confidence and all things body image. Thank you Pix11 team for having me on. Always a lively morning crew.    …

How To Dress From The Beach To The Bar On Pix11 Morning News

Always fun appearing on Pix11 Morning show in New York City. Thank you Pix11 Morning News for always welcoming me to your set with open arms. Check out these plus size model beauties (models at MSA MODELS in NYC) wearing suits from the beach to the bar. When finding a suit for any body type, it’s really about the confidence and the right fit.…

Girls Night Out @ The International Auto Show

It was a great honor to speak at the Girls Night Out event at the New York International Auto Show last week. I spoke to a crowd of women about how to be your best version and stand out from the crowd by embracing unique qualities that only they posses. Thank you to the team @Shebuyscars  especially Scotty Reiss and Kim Orlando, for having me be part of this successful evening filled with bloggers and entrepreneurs.…

John Travolta and How I Got Discovered As a Plus Size Model (yup Travolta)

It was an honor to have been part of a conversation with fellow models to discuss our careers as plus size models and in my case, also an image consultant. Thank you Sharon Quinn for having me on your show, Model Behavior. The segment is about 30 minutes long but you can—-> watch me right at 6:44 and then 20:55. …