Amber Riley for Essence Magazine
Model: Amber Riley
Photographer: Derek Blanks
She looks amazing. Love the fuchsia shoes with the silver dress. We don’t want to focus too much on the “She’s a big girl in a magazine!” aspect of it, but we simply must applaud the stylist on this shoot, because they really know how to dress a big girl to her best effect. Amber’s sisters in big fabulosity should take note.
Amber’s inspiration for this shoot was Chaka Khan, and we can’t really see that except in the bustier getup:
And check out the video, because she’s as sweet as a cane-sugar Coke, to boot.
[Photo/Video Credit: essence.com - Screencaps: tomandlorenzo.com]