Plus Size Brides: Unveiling Your Dream Dress

Plus Size Brides: Unveiling Your Dream Dress

Calling All Curvy Brides!
Now is Your Chance to Be Featured in PMM’s next Real Woman / Real Model Series.

We’re searching for five fabulous plus size brides to be photographed in New York City for the April 2015 edition of PLUS Model Magazine.

The five lucky ladies will be treated to a personal bridal consultation with designer Phyllis Brasch Librach from Sydney’s Closet, a leading manufacturer dedicated exclusively to plus size bridal.

Each participant will receive a $100 gift certificate from Sydney’s Closet.

We want to hear about your love story. To enter, answer the below questions in 300 words or less, sharing your love story and your shopping experience as a bride-to-be:

  • How did you meet your mate?
  • How long did you search to find your gown? Or are you still looking?
  • Where did you go shopping?
  • What challenges did you encounter while shopping for your dream dress?
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Here’s all the important details you need to know to get started:

Remember, if you do not fit this criteria, please do not apply. There will be more opportunities for you in the near future.

WHO: Any bride-to-be who wears a size 14 or larger. No professional modeling experience needed. This is a ‘Real Woman’ model search! Sorry, professionally signed models are ineligible.

WHEN: The photo shoot is Sunday, February 22, 2015 in New York City. You must be in the Manhattan studio at 9 A.M. sharp and be available to stay until at least 5 P.M.

WHAT: Details Required…

  • Height
  • Dress Size
  • Shoe Size
  • Images – you’ll need three (3) clear, sharp ones:
  1. A full body photo of you in a white tank/leggings or jeans that lets us see your shape.
  2. A close-up image of your upper body and face.
  3. An image of you and your mate.

HOW: Email your story, measurements and photos to


Winners will be announced on the PLUS Model Magazine blog ( on February 9, 2015.

Please note: Travel and accommodations expenses are not covered by PMM or Sydney’s Closet. Those expenses are the full and sole responsibility of the participant. By sending a submission, you agree to let PLUS Model Magazine, and Sydney’s Closet, use your information and images on social media.