PLAFW, taking place October 20, 2013 in Los Angeles, California, is LA’s premier plus experience, taking place twice a year (March & October). The event provides top plus size designers an international platform to showcase their collections to industry insiders including buyers, editors, retailers, celebrities, VIPs and more. This year, the event includes a ‘Fall/Holiday 2013 Trend Report’, styled by PMM Executive Fashion Editor, Reah Norman.
“PMM is passionate about supporting events that celebrate curvy women and raise the bar when it comes to offering stylish, on-trend, plus size fashion,” shares Madeline Jones, PMM Editor-in-chief. “POSH LA Fashion Week is a class-act, offering just that.”
Plus fashion vendors involved this year include retailer giant Sonsi® as the Official Sponsor for PLAFW. Australian retailer City Chic will also participate as partial sponsor for the event. Designers include RIOT Boutique, SimplyBe, SWAK Designs and Wild Siren.
Jones comments, “I am ready to hit LA and see all of the amazing plus fashions, models and industry-insiders who support and drive our industry.“
Editor-in-Chief, Madeline Jones / Considered the VOGUE of plus size magazines, PMM is the #1 plus size fashion & beauty magazine, blog and media outreach serving the full-figured market. PMM inspires readers to thrive in her curves, crave contemporary fashion and design her life, on her own terms, sans apologies. PLUS hit viral status in January 2012 for their explosive and controversial editorial, “Plus Bodies, What’s Wrong with Them Anyway?” and has appeared on/in ABC World News with Diane Sawyer, CNN, FoxNews.com, HuffingtonPost.com, Entertainment Tonight and 200+ other media outlets across the globe.