Introducing Our Real Woman / Real Model Series: PMM Readers Featured in August 2014 Issue

Introducing Our Real Woman / Real Model Series: PMM Readers Featured in August 2014 Issue

Here at PMM, we believe beauty knows no size and we are excited to announce our Real Woman/Real Model Series. We are kicking off this series in our August 2014 issue, which is all about DENIM.

We held a real model casting search in early July, seeking women who didn’t have to be professional models and wore sizes 18 – 24 in denim jeans and 5’3 to 5’11 in height.

After viewing several submissions, we chose 5 beautiful women, who range in size from a 14 to a 24, to be featured in an exclusive fashion editorial that will be in the August 2014 issue, launching online on Friday, August 1.

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Our beautiful models – from left to right: Kelly, Michele, Shaina, Veronica and Stephanie

Plus size fashion retailers featured in the editorial are Fashion to Figure, Lane Bryant, Avenue and Forever 21. The real woman models were styled by our Shopping & Style Editor Alissa Wilson and photographed by Luke Jones of Lucas Pictures.

Our real woman models Stephanie, Michele, Veronica, Kellie and Shaina had a blast during the shoot and we can’t wait to share with our readers. So we wanted to give you a behind-the-scenes peek at the shoot:







IMG_4136So be sure to check out our August 2014 issue, dropping TOMORROW, Friday, August 1 to see this exclusive feature and more. We’ll be posting more images on our social media pages with the hashtag #PMMDENIM.

And stay tuned for the next installment of our Real Woman/Real Model Series in our Love Your Body issue in our October 2014 issue!


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  1. Christine Owen says

    I have always wanted to be a model. I have started with some pinup modeling and I want to continue to do more!! It has always been a dream of mine.

  2. Amy says

    To be a model a dream! Won 1st place as a model, 2nd for beauty- Gems en’ Pearls beauty Pageant and also, for Sunburst! Mom always stated – you have looks of a model-Be a model! Much of the same from many others! Here we are! Dark Blonde and 5’4, Pants/Dress- 18/20 Curvy and Muscular!


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