Join Plus Size Fashion Expert Jodell Raymond to find out what’s on trend and on the cutting edge of style for plus size women 40+. You’ll be able to get the latest news and reviews on new designers and collections. The Black Cat Plus Fashion Blog will also take a look at what the celebrities are wearing, point out the latest in plus size trends and have a look at what’s new on the Catwalk! Join Jodell as she talks about all things related to livin’ plus size after 40!
In her travels as a trainer and speaker on women’s leadership issues to women across the U.S. and Canada, Jodell was constantly being approached for her fashion advice, even going so far to take clothes off her back to give to her plus size clients! As a former plus size on line and brick and mortar boutique owner for over ten years, Jodell spent considerable time and effort trying to find clothes for customers that had a modern look and great fit. The Black Cat Plus Blog offers information and advice to plus size women over 40 who want to look on trend in well-made, functional and great fitting clothes, without looking silly or out of place.
Jodell holds a M. A. L.S. on women’s leadership from S.U.N.Y. Empire State College and a BA in Radio-Television with Departmental Honors in Mass Media from Marietta College, Marietta, OH. Jodell writes about plus size clothing for the fashion industry’s Fashion Advantage Magazine, a magazine for retailers. She is the Marketing and Special Events Director for the Cat Fanciers’ Association, the world’s largest registry of pedigreed cats, where she is in charge of social media, public relations as well as all internal and external communications. Jodell resides in Rochester, NY with her husband Edward, an attorney, and her pedigreed Persian cats.