PLUS MODEL MAGAZINE August Denim Issue - Page 20

letter from the editor madeline jones | editor-in-chief Attitude is Everything... To me, the plus size industry is a mixture of business, inspiration, friendships, fashion and lots of little goodies in-between. Are there pockets of drama and shade? Absolutely! But for the most part, I find that situations resolve themselves or we work towards a resolution. One of the decisions I made at the top of 2016 was to try and stay in a positive place and surround myself by positive people as much as possible. You can’t imagine the stories I hear, the things I experience and the unfortunate things I see, so keeping this promise has meant walking away from people and situations. For this reason, I reached out to the #TheIGWives Sandra, Darlene and Jami. Although I know them each separately, watching them interact together and experiencing their genuine admiration for each other is the “attitude” we need to embrace and foster in our industry. Check out our NYC shoot with them in this issue and our special behind-the-scenes video featuring our “Snap” story during their photo shoot. Whenever Ashley Stewart calls me to do a blogger photo shoot, I’m always elated and do