Making a Sexy Splash – Plus Size Swimwear by BECCA ETC

Interview with BECCA ETC. owner and creator, Rebecca Virtue by Shannon Hiett

After finding success designing for straight size women, Rebecca Virtue is certainly making a splash with plus size swimwear designs for her new line, BECCA ETC. With plus size model Tara Lynn modeling the beautiful plus size swimsuits, BECCA ETC.’s lookbook sizzles with sexy designs that will leave your curves salivating for more! Be prepared to gain plenty of admirers while donning Rebecca’s delicious designs. Make sure to read Rebecca’s interview with PLUS Model Magazine below for the scoop on the rise of this sexy plus size line!

Shannon: Rebecca, I have to say that the designs of your swimsuits in the 2012 Lookbook for BECCA ETC are stunning! I understand that this line is not your first foray into fashion. Please share with us your background in fashion and a little bit about your fashion line before BECCA ETC.

Plus Size Model Tara Lynn Graces Vanity Fair, Italy, May 2012

ENTER TO WIN a Swimsuit and Cover up by BECCA ETC in June 2012


Rebecca: After graduating from Otis College of Art and Design, I was immediately drawn to designing swimwear. Could it be that I was raised in Southern California? Prior to designing for BECCA (my contemporary collection) twelve years ago. I designed for Mossimo and OP, I’ve received such positive feedback from the BECCA by Rebecca Virtue line that i knew this brand needed to be offered in larger sizes; it seemed only natureal to extend my styling into plus with BECCA ETC.

Shannon: Why did you decide to enter the plus size fashion front? {Continue reading interview here…}

Blossoms Floral Reverse Tankini
with Floral Reverse Hipster

Wound up Tankini with Skirted Bottom

Blossoms Chiffon Scarf Dress


Read the Bridal and May Swimsuit Issues on PLUS Model Magazine