$45 – $100

CurvyGirl Fashion & Beauty Conference w/Model Call

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Morgan's on Fulton

950 West Fulton Street


Chicago, IL 60607

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CurvyGirl Fashion & Beauty Conference

Tickets purchased at the door are FULL PRICE!

VIP ticket holders will receive an invitation to our private Kickoff Party sponsored by Eloquii.

www.curvygirlconference.com / info@curvygirlconference.com

Time to get prissy and pretty because it's going down in the Windy City!

Time to get cute and chill with us at Morgan of Fulton's Rooftop Penthouse. We want to see all the curvy fashionistas, fashion stylists, bloggers and beauty lovers!

DREAM BIG is your opportunity to get educated, empowered and connected to build network relationships and turn your biggest dream to reality. It is the Midwest's first conference established to build a diverse community of curvy women who are fashion and beauty enthusiasts. Many top bloggers and influencers of the Midwest have collaborated to share their stories and the keys to building their own brand empire. While connecting our curvy community, this conference allows us to unite and give back to our local communities through our talents.

Please check the website for full schedule.

  • Vendors
  • Tote bags
  • Raffles
  • Food & Drinks
  • Music

See speakers' images at the bottom.

Panel Host

Candace McCollum, Radio Personality, Power 92.3 & 106.3 Chicago - Panel Host


Jessica Milagros, Model, IPM Model Management

Emma Meyer, Model, Ford Model

Tesyln Butler, Model, Modelogic Midwest

Kim Hurley Sneed, Model, Chosen Factor Models

Fashion Bloggers

Alysse Dalessandro, Ready to Stare

Hayet Rida, Hayet Rida

Amber McCulloch, Style Plus Curves

Natalie Craig, Natalie in the City

Dasha Guyton, Windy City Wardrobe

Sierra Holmes, Eclectic Kurves


Michelle Lee, Blogger, The Glam Mom

Patrice Yursik, Blogger + Naturalista, Afrobella

Rashia Williams, Owner/Makeup & Body Artist, Fierce Faces + Naturalista

Fashion Industry Business Owners

Stephanie Penn, Co-Founder + Chief in Editor, Daily Venus Diva

Cassandra Jones-McBryde, CEO, The International Fuller Woman Network

David Sanchez, CEO, 10 MGMT Modeling Agency

Qiana Norshea, Owner, Curve Culture Boutiques

Leslie Wong, CEO, Burgundy Fox

Workshop Speakers

Marcy Cruz, CEO + Content Creator, Fearlessly Just Me

Fearlessly Just You

Are you asking yourself, "Where do I start?"

Whether you're starting out as a blogger and/or model and building your brand, or just trying to build your confidence and body love, the foundation needed to succeed in life is not being afraid to be authentically you. Self-love is a gift you give yourself repeatedly throughout your life.

When you love yourself, the world is yours. You will be happy, you will be able to handle life's curve balls and you will believe in yourself. You will want to live each day fully because you know your worth and know you can do anything you set your mind to.

Join me as I share my own journey to becoming fearlessly just me and how I discovered the truths to keeping my confidence consistent and embracing the body I'm in. Learn how I transformed my life through fashion, travel, and self-care through my image struggles. This is a safe place where you can ask questions and get answers within a judgment-free zone.

Erica Watson, Comedian + Actress

Making It BIG (In the Business of Show Business)

Have you ever dreamed of Making It Big in the entertainment industry? Do you want to act in television and movies, or perhaps host your own talk show? Maybe you've even thought of being an on-air personality, talking head or contributor on a news program or podcast. Well, here it is—things you need to know to transfer your dreams to the big screen.

  • How to Get An Agent
  • How to Get the Perfect Headshot
  • What’s Included in A Demo Reel
  • How To Prepare A Monologue
  • How Social Media Can Launch Your Career

Dannie Lynn Fountain, Author + Strategist + Educator

10 Steps to an Annual Marketing Strategy

Are you tired of stabbing in the dark when it comes to growing your audience? Are you frustrated with the disconnect between the content you're sharing and the number of people finding it? Planning your marketing strategy en masse is the key to a consistent brand presence and a consistent and engaged audience. This session will walk you through the 10 core steps to an annual marketing strategy, setting you up to head into 2018 with a clear plan for consistency with your audience and your followers. The strategy will connect all the pieces of your brand and is designed to ensure that all messaging and communication strategies are consistent and consumer-centered. You'll leave having identified your 2018 business goals, crafted a cross-platform marketing strategy, and feeling prepared for seamless execution through your business.

Book Raffle: The Side Hustle Gal, The Bucketlist Babe

Aaja Corinne Magee, Image & Personal Brand Strategist

Brand With Style: How-to Standout in the Marketplace

Chicago-based image and personal branding strategist, Aaja Corinne Magee, will uncover the keys to building a brand that speaks for itself. Attendees will learn how to create a signature style, identify their standout qualities, and develop a strong visual brand.


Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?


What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Valet Parking
Street Parking
Public Transportation (Accessible to the Green and Pink Line)
Ride Shares

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Natasha Williams at info@curvygirlconference.com

What's the refund policy?

No refunds unless otherwise stated by the organizer.

  • Teslyn Butler

    Teslyn Butler



  • Natalie Craig

    Natalie Craig



  • Marcy Cruz

    Marcy Cruz

    Content Creator


  • Alysse Dalessandro

    Alysse Dalessandro



  • Dannie Lynn Fountain

    Dannie Lynn Fountain

    Strategist Author Educator


  • Dasha Guyton

    Dasha Guyton



  • Sierra Holmes

    Sierra Holmes



  • Cassandra Jones-McBryde

    Cassandra Jones-McBryde

    CEO, Int'l Fuller Woman Network


  • Michelle Lee

    Michelle Lee



  • Aaja Corinne Magee

    Aaja Corinne Magee

    Image & Personal Brand Strategist


  • Candace McCollum

    Candace McCollum

    Radio Personality, Power 92.3 & 106.3 Chicago


  • Amber McCulloch

    Amber McCulloch



  • Emma Meyer

    Emma Meyer



  • Jessica Milagros

    Jessica Milagros



  • Qiana Norshea

    Qiana Norshea

    Owner, Curve Culture Boutiques


  • Stephanie Penn

    Stephanie Penn

    Co-Founder, Daily Venus Diva Magazine


  • Hayet Rida

    Hayet Rida



  • Fallon Sinclair

    Fallon Sinclair

    CEO, IPM Model Management


  • Kim Hurley Sneed

    Kim Hurley Sneed



  • Erica Watson

    Erica Watson

    Comedian Actress


  • Rashia Williams

    Rashia Williams

    Makeup Artist


  • Patrice Yursik

    Patrice Yursik

    Blogger Naturalista


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