Alysse Dalessandro

Alysse Dalessandro is a size inclusive designer, fashion and beauty writer, body positive advocate, plus size fashion blogger, professional speaker, and all-around loudmouth. After graduating from Loyola University Chicago with a double-major in Journalism and Gender Studies, this Cleveland-based entrepreneur is best known as the owner/designer for body positive fashion brand Ready to Stare  and its corresponding personal style blog, #StareStyle. Her writing can also be found on Bustle,The Curvy Fashionista, On The Plus Side and The Body Is Not An Apology. Alysse hopes her writing and resonates with the same people that she designs for: those who believe in following their passion, loving themselves and inspiring others to do the same.

Check out her website at http://www.readytostare.com/