I know it’s been a while since I have posted something new. I promise a new post is coming as I have been busy and up to a lot. Here’s a little information on an awesome project my friend Beth has been working on with the Today show! We will be going to NYC this weekend for the live reveal of the project (on Tuesday).
Last month we were contacted by the Today Show in regards to a story they are doing on mannequins. They were looking for a plus size model who would be interested in being one of their subjects and be willing to have a custom mannequin made of their body. After lots of cheering and urging from my friends and family, I decided to take on the project. For those who know me, taking a step like this is completely and utterly out of my comfort zone, but after seeing the video that was the inspiration behind this story, I knew I had to be a part of it http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E8umFV69fNg. This video was so beautiful and it impacted me greatly.
I used to work as a manager at Lane Bryant and even though it was a plus size clothing store, we had regular sized mannequins. I would put the smallest size…
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