fbpx
+ CLICK TO SUBSCRIBE +

PMM Around Town: Isabel Toledo’s NYC Appearance at The Lane Bryant NYC Flagstore Store

PMM Around Town: Isabel Toledo’s NYC Appearance at Lane Bryant’s NYC Flagstore Store

Fashion designer Isabel Toledo made a series of rare appearances recently at three flagship Lane Bryant stores in Chicago, Miami and New York City to celebrate the launch of her third collection with the plus size retailer.

Read more: Designer Isabel Toledo Adds NYC to Her List of Lane Bryant In-Store Appearances

She and her husband Ruben Toledo met and greeted customers, fans, bloggers, media and others at the store locations where Isabel was available for interviews and photos.

PLUS Model Magazine was there at the New York City event on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 with Editor-in-Chief Madeline Jones, Blog Editor Marcy Cruz and Executive Fashion Director Reah Norman in attendance.

_MG_2441
The PLUS Model Magazine team
lane bryant
Editor-in-Chief Madeline Jones with Designers Ruben and Isabel Toledo

Isabel spoke candidly with the PMM staff about how excited she is to be designing for plus size women because she believes that fashion should be available to all women. Stay tuned for our October 2014 issue, launching on October 1, which will feature more on this awesome event and our conversation with Isabel Toledo.

The event, which was captured on social media by using the hashtag #LBtoledo, was attended by many of the plus size fashion industry from bloggers and media to stylists and makeup artists. We spied bloggers Kellie Brown of And I Got Dressed, Sheri of Shapely Chic Sheri, Sandra Negron of La Pecosa Preciosa, Kelly Augustine of KellyAugustine.com, Jessica Torres of Tiny Red Shoes, Shainna Tucker of A Thick Girl’s Closet, Darlene Lebron Lopez of Suits, Heels & Curves, Sarah of CurvilyFashion.com and others having a great time and enjoying the fun atmosphere.

AnitaMaddy LB event2
Editor-in-Chief Madeline Jones with our September 2014 cover model Anita Marshall
IMG_6751
Blog Editor Marcy Cruz with Isabel Toledo

 

KellyAugustineMaddy LB event
Blogger and Model Kelly Augustine with Editor-in-Chief Madeline Jones

Chante of the blog Everything Curvy and Chic hosted the event along with independent fashion and style website Refinery 29. All in all, what a successful event! Kudos to Lane Bryant, Isabel and Ruben Toledo and Refinery29 for making this event possible where customers and others were able to get face time with Isabel and Ruben and see the collection up close.

Lane Bryant also gave attendees 20% coupons, which could be used immediately to score their own pieces from the beautiful collection. Here’s some images from the event…check out our Facebook page and stay tuned for even more images: https://www.facebook.com/plusmodelmag.

MaddyChanteReah LB Event1
Madeline Jones and Executive Fashion Director Reah Norman with Chante From Everything Curvy and Chic
MaddyReah LB event1
Madeline Jones and Executive Fashion Director Reah Norman with Isabel Toledo
MarcyMaddyRuben LB event1
Marcy Cruz and Madeline Jones with designer Ruben Toledo
20140923_185444
Marcy Cruz with blogger Beck Delude of Manfattan Project
MaxeyGreeneKatherineRollMaddy LB event
Models Maxey Greene and Katherine Roll with Madeline Jones
Bloggers LB event
Bloggers Darlene from Suits, Heels & Curves, Jessica from Tiny Red Shoes, Chante from Everything Curvy & Chic and Sarah from Curvily
Chante LB event
Chante from Everything Curvy and Chic, who also was the host of the event
Isabelmediawall LB event
Designer Isabel Toledo
JessicaSandraSheri LB event
Bloggers Jesssica from Tiny Red Shoes, Sandra from La Pecosa Preciosa and Sheri from Shapely Chic Sheri
MarcyKellyAugustine LB event
Marcy Cruz with blogger and model Kelly Augustine
ShainnaLindaHeasley LB event
Blogger Shainna Tucker of A Thick Girl’s Closet with Lane Bryant CEO Linda Heasley

_MG_2428

_MG_2429

_MG_2437

_MG_2492

_MG_2493

_MG_2494

_MG_2570

_MG_2611

_MG_2635-2

Toledo collection LB Event1

Toledo collection LB Event2

Toledo collection LB Event3

To check out the latest collection from Isabel Toledo for Lane Bryant, click here.

Photo credit: Darlene Lebron Lopez (Suits, Curves and Heels), Sandra Negron (La Pecosa Preciosa)

More Stories
Include These Pants In Your New Fall Wardrobe
Have You Seen This Weeks Plus Model News Roundup?