Archives for : August2014

PMT – Picture of the Week – 8/25/2014

Grisel Paula – Beautiful Plus Model

Beautiful plus size model Grisel Paula for Igigi

 

Grisel Paula is a seasoned plus size model and designer who has worked her way to become one of the top plus models today and has recently launched her own line of plus size clothing, Grisel.  Her line features affordable crop tops and bodycon dress.

Paula’s line can found at www.custom-plus.com where she is the CEO of that business.

Grisel Paula is originally from the Dominican Republic and now calls NYC her home. She has worked for many top brands and retailers which include Macy’s, Nordstrom, Gwinnie Bee, Rocawear and Eloquii, to name just a few.

Grisel is seen here in the Ever After Wedding Gown for Igigi.

 

Paula’s representation includes: dorothycombsmodels.com

 

 

PMT – Picture of the Week – 8/18/2014

Denise Bidot – Top International Plus Model

Curvy plus model Denise Bidot

 

Denise Bidot is once again expanding her modeling career as she works for more and more top brands and is becoming a very polished top model in the process. She has always had the killer curves but now she is combining her experience in other areas such as acting to deliver even more amazing posing and intensity to her photographs.  It’s exciting to see her career unfold!

Denise is seen here for Elomi Lingerie

Denise Bidot is represented by Muse Model Management.

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PMT – Picture of the Week – 8/11/2014

 

Laura Wells, plus size Aussie model covers Yo Dona magazine.

 

Plus size model Laura Wells for "Yo Dona"

The beautiful stunner Laura Wells has landed the cover of the Spanish fashion magazine Yo Dona.  Long an advocate of positive body image, Wells defines what she thinks is right for her image and does what she needs to make it happen. Judging by her body of modeling work, she’s doing a terrific job. Not only is Laura concerned about her personal image and lifestyle, this model is an environmental scientist who is deeply concerned about the environmental health of the planet as well.

Laura Wells’ representation includes BGM Models.

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PMT – Picture of the Week – 8/4/2014

Jennifer Barreto-Leyva  ~ Plus Size Curvy Model

Jennifer Barreto-Leyva curvy model and more!

 

Jennifer Barreto-Leyva is a beautiful top plus size model who helped pioneer the plus size movement in Latin America and has expanded her sphere of influence globally.  She works professionally as a lawyer, journalist, and TV show host in addition to her various modeling initiatives.  Ms. Barreto-Leyva also specializes in aspectism which helps her assist others deal with self-esteem, size, weight, discrimination, and other similar issues in both practical and legal ways.

Born in Caracas, Venezuela, Jennifer grew up always being criticized for her size as the general consensus of opinion in Latin America, for larger people, especially females during that time was fairly low. A Message from Jennifer, written by Barreto-Leyva, is an eye opener for anyone who has not had to deal with the negativity directed at people of a certain size. It’s an excellent read for everyone.

Jennifer’s modeling career has included being the first Latina participant in the Miss Universe Plus Size competition and the only Latina winner to date. She also has worked for top brands in the Americas and was the first Latina to cover Vogue Curvy. She was also the first Latina nominee for the Plus Size Awards where she won third place.

As a journalist Jennifer has many roles.  She is the Director and Editor-in-Chief of Revista Belleza XL, the first and only Spanish language magazine in media history dedicated to plus size people.  She blogs for the Huffington Post at HuffPost Voces and was recently named as the Latin American correspondent for Vogue Italia’s  Vogue Curvy. Barreto-Leyva also hosts of the plus size segment of the TV show “Ellas y sus noches” in Puerto Rico.

Jennjfer Barreto-Leyva online presence includes:

Website:  www.jenniferbarretoleyva.com          Facebook       Twitter       Instagram      Pinterest

 

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