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TCFStyle Expo: Two-Day Conference Celebrates Leading Trends in Plus Size Fashion

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TCFStyle Expo announces its third annual, ground-breaking and celebratory shopping event and experience, celebrating the plus size community and fashion industry. For two days, July 28-29, 750+ plus size fashion lovers, designers, boutique owners, brand representatives, influencers and media will come to shop, explore trends, enjoy speakers and experience The Curvy Fashionista in person and get exclusive access to  the plus size brands, designers, and influencers who have been featured on the site, in southern style capital Atlanta.

TCFStyle Expo is the brainchild of nationally-celebrated style and plus size fashion voice, Marie Denee, creator of The Curvy Fashionista, whose international success in bringing style inspiration to fellow curvy fashionistas and connecting them with the top names in fashion online is now available as an event for attendees to experience IRL.

Ashley Stewart returns as the Title Sponsor for the two-day fashion event, and TCFStyle Expo is ecstatic to feature programming and experiences from the iconic brand dedicated to providing fashion-forward clothing to women who love their curves. Additional exciting sponsors include Dia & Co, Chevrolet, Lane Bryant, MVP Collections, Bandelettes, Big Fig Mattress and Eloquii. In partnership with Chubstr, The TCFStyle Expo will open its doors to the Big & Tall market, hosting vendors and designers who cater to the plus size male. The TCFStyle Expo will be emceed by national personality and the first woman to be crowned Miss Plus America, Chenese Lewis, as well as Atlanta’s hottest host, V103’s Big Ray. There will be performances by dance sensation Pretty Big Movement, slam poet Ashlee Haze and more surprise appearances.

Top speakers from the fashion and influencer worlds will share their insights and trade secrets with attendees in workshops and panel discussions. Featured panelists include The YBF herself, Natasha Eubanks, and Afrobella’s Patrice Grell Yursik.

Tickets to TCFStyle Expo are on sale now, and provide attendees with three ways to get their style fix. There is a very limited-quantity of VIP Two Day tickets still available, which provide guests with an invitation to the VIP Luncheon, VIP Lounge access, special VIP gift bag and tee, priority seating at all fashion shows and performances, priority seating at all conference panels and workshops and entry to all activities, vendors and activations on July 28 and 29. Two-day and one-day passes are available as well, giving guest access to one – or two-day entry to all activities, fashion shows, panels, workshops, vendors, performances and activations on both days, as well as complimentary refreshments and a TCFStyle Expo tote bag. Priced at just $27, $47 or $127, the value for this level of fashion industry access — as well as connection with the leaders in the curvy style world — is incredible. Get tickets.

For constantly-updated information and to learn more, please visit TCFStyle!


TCFStyle Expo has for the past three years brought hundreds of attendees to leading fashion brands and vendors. In its third year, TCFStyle Expo 2017 has grown to a full weekend of fashion shows, panels, workshops, performances, shopping and. of course, socializing with the best plus size fashion, beauty and lifestyle brands. Join us July 28 and 29, 2017 and learn more at

ABOUT The Curvy Fashionista®

Marie Denee is the creator and founder of TCFStyle Expo and the blogger behind fashion lifestyle blog In 2008 she created The Curvy Fashionista® as a virtual home for the curvy, confident, chic plus size woman who loves to keep it curvy while exploring the latest in fashion, beauty and tech. The website shares the latest news from plus size retailers, independent designers and events.  Featured in InStyle, Glamour, EBONY, Shape, Bustle and a leading YouTube style vlogger, Denee is one of the strongest style influencer voices in social media and editorial.

ABOUT Ashley Stewart

Ashley Stewart has captured the hearts and minds of curvy women since its founding in 1991 in Brooklyn, New York. Today, Ashley Stewart offers the hottest looks with stores across the United States, a rapidly growing ecommerce presence at, and an industry leading social media presence. Ashley Stewart stands for uncompromising style, fashion, fit and empowerment for the trend-savvy woman who flaunts her curves. From the perfect pair of jeans to churchflow dresses, smoking hot outfits to #DaretoBare intimates, Ashley Stewart has you covered.