Puerto Rico will be having its first Curvy Fashion Week, a fashion week dedicated to the plus size and curvy woman.
Making the announcement was the organizer of the event Suzanne Ujaque with the support of Plus Model Magazine editor in chief Madeline Figueroa –Jones and Curvy Blogger Marcy Guevara of The Marcy Minute.
The three women were on a media tour and they spoke to the local media about plus size fashion and how it is an untapped market in Puerto Rico. Curvy model Ana Garcia and photographer Vanessa Velez were also invited to the press event and photoshoot.
Suzanne is an advocate for plus size fashion in the island. She is a jewelry designer and she is also the owner of Su-Style, a blog/Vlog about fashion.
Plus Model magazine is the official media sponsor for the event and according to their website the week event will include: Networking events, fashion shows, a fabulous shopping experience and more. Curvy Fashion Week also has the support of Rianne Ward, the woman behind British Plus Size Fashion Weekend that was recently held in the U.K.
Mark your calendars fashionistas, the event is schedule to be held in the beautiful island of Puerto Rico from March 31st – April 6, 2014.