Month: November 2014

Interview: Feliciana Cacciapuoti


‘It’s scary to share things that are really close to your heart

Meet Feliciana Cacciapuoti. A 22 year old singer/songwriter and performing artist from The Netherlands who lives in Rotterdam. I bumped into her online and her vibe made me so curious I decided to interview her. Read More

Slink Magazine goes worldwide

Slink magazine

Pretty cool news from the UK: Slink Magazine is now available on news stands world wide.  Read More

Thursday Thunder: Olivia Campbell

Olivia Campbell

“Confidence is infectious”

Every Thursday a woman I find inspiring –or just damn hot- shares her ‘Thunder’ on The Publisized. And by thunder I mean her view on self-love, body positivity and confidence –or anything related. There are a lot of Queens out there and this is my way of applauding them. Women should uplift other women, that’s all I’m saying. I came across this gorgeous lady on Instagram: Olivia Campbell. A model and stylist from London. Check her out and read her powerful message. Be warned: you might fall in love.

Read More

Women Who Rock: Model Stephanie Afrifa

Stephanie Afrifa

It’s here! The fifth and last episode of the NSBML ‘Women Who Rock’ series. I collaborated with Anna Nooshin from NSMBL on this project and I’m thankful for this chance and super happy with the results. In this episode the gorgeous Stephanie Afrifa shares her view on plus size modeling and being a dark-skinned model. Read More

Why ‘plus size’ needs to go

plus size

“You are really pretty for a plus size model”. That’s what he said. Yeah that would be an insult. But I just rolled with my eyes and thought: Okay thanks bye. I don’t know what his definition of a plus size model is but it made me think about the current discussion on the term ‘plus size’. People ask me all the time if I’m tired of talking about it yet. No, I’m not. Why? Because it matters. Read More

Vogue’s bra editorial

vogue bra

Vogue just made my day! They’ve put a beautiful bra editorial online with models in a lot of different sizes. Read More

Women Who Rock: Model Mayra de Wilde

Women Who Rock

Oh hi! Yeah… that would be me. The last couple of weeks I have been updating you about the project ‘Women Who Rock’. An NSMBL series about plus size models and their view on the term ‘plus size’, modeling, curves and everything related. I collaborated with Anna Nooshin from NSMBL for this project and I’m thankful to be part of it. Read More