Getting in Touch with Plus-Size Modeling Agencies: A Step-by-Step Guide

Kickstarting a career for the plus-size modeling industry is a tough battle, and it takes good marketing skills to find your way up. There are many ways to do that: develop an employer-friendly social media presence, build a strong modeling portfolio, and consistently getting in touch with plus-size modeling agencies, among others. With all the already-established plus-size models in your…

First Time on the Runway? Learn to Walk the Runway and Make It Memorable with These Tips

Whomever you ask, the catwalk takes a lifetime to master. It may look like plain walking, but just so you know, models and pageant contestants are actually continuously trained to walk the runway. The catwalk requires good posture, balance, and technique—all of which take time to develop. So when it comes to making an impression on the catwalk, practice makes perfect! Read on for a guide…

Alex Boos, Plus-Size Model Agent, Shares Tips to Aspiring Plus-Size Models

Plus fashion pioneer Alex Boos has propelled the industry forward by working as a model; on-air spokesperson; fashion, fit, and brand consultant; fashion PR and marketer; fashion show and photo shoot producer; as well as marketing and creative director of the top plus fashion magazine. After almost 25 years of modeling full time with the Ford agency in NYC and working for clients…

Creating the Perfect Lookbook: A Plus-Size Model’s Guide to Becoming More Visible

The plus-size fashion industry is making a progress by the minute. Tons of curvy gents and ladies are vying to play a part in. Don't worry, though! There are secrets to getting noticed by casting directors amid the tough competition, and one way to stand out is to present a killer lookbook. But how do you create one? Tips for Creating the Perfect Lookbook…