History will be made on Feb 9, 2014 as Full Blossom Magazine is following the footsteps of Eden Miller, creator of Cabiria, who was noted as the 1st Plus Size designer to grace the stage of the prestigious New York Fashion Week. Full Blossom Magazine will produce the 1st exclusively Plus Size fashion show during New York Fashion Week. The relevance of a Plus Size Fashion event during New York Fashion Week will be vastly increased by expanding the segment of women all over the world who will feel inclusion having an event with fashions representing the average body type. This is a multi-platform, multi-faceted opportunity in which Full Blossom Magazine will showcase new trends in plus size fashion while also promoting awareness and education about diabetes. Our goal will be to encourage people worldwide to face this chronic disease and learn ways to beat it by living healthier with fashion as our medium!
We are pleased to announce that Hip Hop Legend Roxanne Shante has signed on to be apart of this amazing event. Some people may know that Roxanne is also dealing with Diabetes and has been very vocal about changing her lifestyle. She states "I went to the Doctors not for that, but was actually wondering why my legs were going to sleep so fast, why I was thirsty all the time, but I found out my number was 112. In 2013 Roxanne Shante created team #Type2sweet and joined the American Diabetes Association to be the face of the 5 borough campaign. Promoting STEP OUT Walk to stop Diabetes, which was sponsored in part by Former NYC Mayor Mr. Bloomberg.
Full Blossom Magazine (FBM) is a worldwide beauty, lifestyle and fashion publication whose aim is to “Change the way the plus size industry is viewed”. Women worldwide have raved about the confidence building, spirit lifting, editorials and fashion, beauty, and lifestyle tips that they have learned from reading FBM. Celebrities, new and well known models, renowned bloggers, photographers, clothing designers and many more have all have graces the pages of FBM. Full Blossom Magazine has also hosted a slew of upscale events at many of New York City’s Top Clubs. In April 2013 FBM hosted its first fashion show to a roaring crowd of over 1000 people. Our “Face the Sweet” event is set to be the biggest production that FBM has hosted exclusively to date.
Our expected assortment of attendees include an array of socialites, journalists, celebrities, editors, bloggers, and the entertainment industries most elite who will grace the red carpet to bring awareness to those living with Diabetes.
Special Guest Include- CEO of Full Blossom Magazine "Mello Andrews", Sherri Shepherd co-hosts on the ABC daytime talk show "The View", Bravo TV star of Millionaire Match Maker “Robin Kassner”, Celebrity Fitness Instructor “Charity Lynette”, Actor "Marc John Jefferies" (Monsters, Inc., Spider-Man 2, Notorious), VH1's Love & Hip Hop NY season 3 star "Rashidah Ali ", Monet Merchand (Love & Hip Hop NY 4| BasketBall Wives Season 5), Celebrity Plus Size Super Model Christina Mendez" (BET Rip The Runway), Celebrity Stylist "Delvon Johnson and the Cast of Fashion In The Fast Lane”, Delaina Dixon (Co-host, VH1's "The Gossip Table"), Mikey Jay- (Grammy Nominee, 8x indie Music Award Winner, 3x Bet 106 & Park Freestyle Judge & Bet Rap City Producer), Actress/Model “Summer Wayans” (2nd Generation Wayans), Celebrity Therapist Vladimire Calixte. (TLC Channel Starter Wives), Exclusive Celebrity Designer “Patricia Freeman” of Denim Blu Designs, Celebrity designer “Marco Hall”, and many more.
What: “Face the Sweet”-New York Fashion Week Benefit Show Recognizing people living with Diabetes
When: Sunday February 9th, 2014
Showtime: 6pm-7:30pm Shopping Expo 7:30-10pm
Red Carpet Arrival: 5:30pm Media Check in- 5:00pm
Event Location: ZANGER HALL (The Synagogue) 347 34TH ST, Manhattan, NY 10001
Note: All Media is invited to all three events Please mention which events you will cover when RSVP'ing. Thank you
Check out the new issue of Full Blossom Magazine with VH1's Basketball Wives Star "Jackie Christie on the cover:
“Face the Sweet”-Commercial
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