As Rachel Roy Launches A Plus Line, She Thanks Oprah For Her Success
Huffington Post - about 1 year
A quick glance at Rachel Roy's celebrity clientele -- she counts the Kardashians, Tina Fey, and even Michelle Obama as devoted customers -- is enough to prove her staying power in the fashion industry. But its her newest clients that are getting some serious buzz: women over size 12. RACHEL Rachel Roy Curvy, a new collection that hits stores and online next week, is the designer's first foray into extended sizing. "If I had it my way, I would have started it long ago," Roy told The Huffington Post. "There has always been a request for it." Well, that request has finally been answered, and it's good. Even the campaign, starring Candice Huffine, reflects Roy's simple desire to make clothing all women want to wear. "My vision for my clothing collection is to dress women so they can go on with their day and life, and it’s a tiny bit more effortless because they have clothes that make them feel smart and sexy. It’s not dependent on whether or not she’s a size two or size 24,"
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