Cenia New York launches Jean Line and chooses her Brand Ambassador in Puerto Rico!


I have never met a woman who does not own a pair of jeans, any age, any size. I myself can not live without them. One of my favorite Designers Cenia Paredes (Cenia New York), a Designer that has dressed celebrities with her beautiful designs will launch her Jean Line this coming July and I was over the moon about that.  Paredes told me “If you are like me and always had to take your jeans in at back waist because your hips and butt are significantly bigger than your waist, the solution is finally here! The Cenia Convi Jean solves that problem with two … [Read more...]

When Depression knocks at our door!


It’s been a while since I have written here…things have been hectic but in a good way, I have been up and down the last few months in shoots, traveling, and writing my Newspaper Column among other things. So glad to be here at Curvy Girl on a Budget again. This is a very special blog, the topic is a very serious one. It is not about Fashion Shows, Models, Makeup etc, it is about Depression… Depression can happen to anyone, even people who seem to have it all. It takes over your mind, body and soul. I myself have many people in my life who I love that have … [Read more...]

Cenia New York headed for HSN with Curvy Collection!


Cenia New York is one of my favorite designers not only is she talented but she makes me proud to be Dominican. She is Dominican like I am and to see someone from my country make big moves like this,  inspires me so much.  Cenia has been all around the world and now she is expanding her line to a size 24W. Im so happy about that because now I can wear her designs, her dresses flatter every woman no matter what size. Cenia is a Designer that has heard the voices of consumers expanding her line to size 24W, and her mission is to make every woman feel and … [Read more...]

San Juan Moda goes Curvy!


 Once upon a time Puerto Rico was an Island where thin models were always featured in Top Magazines and Fashion Shows...not anymore. The Curvy Boom has reached the Island. Mainstream magazines are using Plus Size Models, some being Esposa Moderna and Imagen Magazine, two of the leading magazines here. San Juan Moda Fashion Show included its first Plus Fashion Show this year and I was so happy, I saw familiar faces of models I have worked with in the past and new faces at the show. Model and Public Figure Maria Maria modeled a beautiful design that I … [Read more...]

How to get a Bikini Ready Body!


 Disclosure: “This post was sponsored by Target but all opinions are 100% my own”     I don’t know about you but I am so over this cold weather. I’m from New york and LOVE the cold but enough is enough; give me some sun already. I want to hit the beach now – what’s up,mother nature?! The title of my post is how to get a bikini body and I know you’re like okay tell me how and it is easy?! YES it is!   Step One: Have a Body Step Two: Put a swimsuit on! Step Three: Rock the hell out of that swimsuit! I know … [Read more...]