321 Marie Denee Leggette Marie Denee is an established and fit a larger segment of people, what works with the plus size body respected voice in plus size millions of fashion-starved women and how to market to women with fashion. The creative force now have a bevy of options to both curves and discerning taste. behind, The Curvy Fashionista, choose from. But where should In addition to being a popular Marie shares her expertise, wit, they begin? fashion blogger, Marie Denee is a and keen sense of style with a freelance fashion stylist and is the Enter Marie. Marie brings a fresh, vibrant and growing audience. friendly, and sensible voice Fashion and Style Editor of Plus The fashion industry is slowly showing women how to rock their Model Magazine, a trusted source for recognizing a growing curves while educating big brands media, and regular speaker on demographic—plus size women on what plus size women really fashion, blogging, and business. To who want stylish clothes. With want. Marie works closely with learn more visit her website retailers designing garments that brands, helping them understand www.thecurvyfashionista.com.
21 Press Kit The Voice for plus size fashion While cutting her teeth in retail Marie realized that closely with established brands, serving as both a when it came to great stylish clothing for plus size market expert and champion once their lines launch. women, their options were limited. Armed with a Marie’s established fan base and network of plus size marketing degree, fashion experience, and a passion for bloggers and writers make it easy for her to help empowering women of every shape and size, Marie brands gain traction with new lines. launched the Curvy Fashionista. With her “Very few people can bring “Marie offers support, advice and keen insight fashion sense and both insight and a highly into knowing how to dress for your body type and knowledge of the engaged audience to the look and feel sexy and gorgeous.” curvy body, Marie table. In the end it’s not quickly rose as a trusted Designer Rachel Pally about me. It’s about giving expert and voice for plus plus size women choices so size fashion. “I want to they can show off what their bridge the gap between the designers we love and the mama gave them!” women who want to wear them,” says Marie. “Every When asked what’s next for the Curvy Fashionista as woman can rock high end fashion. I show them how.” she celebrates her third year, Marie says “I want to Marie quickly expanded beyond blogging to become a guide more brands into the plus size market, but most consultant on designing and marketing for the curvy of all I want an army of sexy, stylish, curvy women body. According to Marie, “Many brands see the walking the streets like its their own personal opportunity but don’t know how to connect with the catwalk.” plus size market. That’s where I come in.” Marie works
3Marie has been featured in: “Denee breaks down not only the best places to get plus size fashions, but also tells folks like me (the fashion deficient) the tips and tools EVERY Girl should know before trying to shop and dress like a grown up.” And More!!! -Monika Brooks, Fashion BloggerCurvy Topics The top 3 (or whatever number you think) mistakes brands make when selling to the plus size market How to sell plus size fashion online One Size Does Not Fit All: Making the case for a plus-size line at your brand Curvy Couture: Designing for the plus size market (dos and donts) Curvy, confident, and chic: The new rules of dressing as a plus size woman Curves for every season: How to dress up and dress down year round for the curvy gal Designers who get it: The top designers catering to the plus size market
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