Girls Night Out(DC) by Shawn Yancy

Girls Night Out by Shawn Yancey is a party with a “purpose”!  G.N.O. was held this year at the American University’s Katzen Arts Center and featured Indie designers, vendors and many D.C. celebrities.  The always enigmatic and fashionable Paul Wharton, hosted alongside Sarah Fraser of Fox 5 DC.  Celebrity sightings of Traci Braxton, Allison Seymour…

FashionEASTa, Harbor East’s 6th annual style event and fashion show

The iconic waterfront neighborhood, Harbor East, was the fashion destination in Baltimore. FashionEASTa, the annual fashion event held in the center of the shopping district, showcased Spring/Summer collections of participating Harbor East retailers. Catherine Pugh, the Mayor of the City of Baltimore introduced Free People, Amaryllis, lululemon athletica, Blanca Flor Silver Jewelry, Anthropologie, Allen Edmonds,…

#ModelSpotlight Actress and Model, Anaya Toppin

Anaya Toppin, of Palmdale, California(a desert suburb in the outskirts of L.A.) is an actress and model featured in several short films and plays.   She’s played Maggie in The Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Lois from A Dance on Widows Row, Linda from The Death of a Salesman.  She also is a lifestyle…

BLONDE IN THE DISTRICT, Dani Sauter in Gatsbylady London/UK

THIS PAST WEEKEND, WE HAD THE PLEASURE OF PHOTOGRAPHING THE ONE AND ONLY, “BLONDE IN THE DISTRICT” OF THE DMV AREA.  WE MET DANI SAUTER AT THE ELOQUII GRAND OPENING EARLIER THIS YEAR.  AS SOON AS WE SAW HER WE KNEW SHE HAD TO GRACE THE PAGES OF CURVYSTA.  HER SIGNATURE PLATINUM BLONDE HAIR AND…

Eloquii Shop is open for business!

Eloquii, the brand known for its great selection of Plus clothing for women sizes 14-28, opened its first Brick and Mortar/Test Shop(they don’t want to call it just another pop-up) at the Fashion Centre in Pentagon City in Arlington, Virginia.The location is on the second level next to Macy’s.  Why DC?  Mariah Chase, CEO of…

#WomanCrushWednesday with April Shari

Curvysta’s #WomanCrushWednesday is April Shari from the Tristate area.  April Shari is a Plus model, photographer, mother, wife and social worker.  A Bicoastal Management model, April can be seen on the runways of PNO, Ashley Stewart and more.  Presently pursuing her Masters degree, she never stops learning to enrich her mind, body and soul.  As…

Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Fashion Collections and Where To Buy Them

  Alice Tully Hall in Lincoln Center Beauty and the Beast premiere decor, made every woman feel like she was Belle.  There were floral flourishes strewn throughout the Hall, from the backdrop to the presentations and in most of the garments and accessories. Christopher Kane, the UK fashion designer, presented Disney Style’s first eco-friendly collection.  Three…