IT'S A BEAUTIFUL DAY IN HOUSTON, TX AND ONE WOULD WONDER WHY THE SUN SEEMS TO SHINE EXTRAORDINARILY BRIGHT TODAY. THERE'S A VIBE IN THE CITY THAT MOVES YOU TO GET UP, BE SEXY AND PROGRESSIVE.. THAT VIBE IS STEVEDRA "STEVIE" ALLEN THE MODEL... WE HAVE HER..
Hard working and focused. A total cutie pie lovin the skin that she's in is evident. You can't miss this ray of sunshine for she demands the attention of the room and modeling world. Helping women of all sizes embrace their curves and be fierce in mastering your craft as your body is a work of art. You will see the artist at work in her pics as she paints the portrait of what you would like you to receive from the moment. "You betta do that thang girl" a shout of support and food for the confidence she walks in. You can't make this stuff up people. Ya gotta take it all in and we will assist. We are more than happy to do so.
We had the chance to sit down with her and are grateful as she is a busy woman featuring in mag after mag you just gotta get in where you fit in. She is full of positive energy, glowing in beauty and passing that around for us all to enjoy and have a great rest of our day. We all did and you will after this interview. If you indeed appreciate the motivation of a beautiful woman, she bout to do that for ya....... Lets dive right in.....
ACMD: Well I just want to start out by sayin you are just Fabulous and Houston always seems to breed Top quality eye candy. S/o to Harris County! So please introduce yourself to the Apex Coture subscribers bc if we love ya, they love ya. And have all the reason to..
SA: Hello all!!! My name is Stevedra but Stevie to the model world. I'm a proud mother of 2 and a Runway, Print and editorial Model. I have been a Model since the early 90s and I'm still growing motivating and cultivating and I just enjoy every min.
ACMD: So you have been modeling since the age of 7 and you have quite the resume. Do tell...
SA: Well yes, I started off modeling for Sears department store doing Fashion Shows. From there I went to Zeldas school for modeling and I just look off from there in Print and Editorial I also dabbled in Holiday play's and Hosting events around the Houston area. I love to stay busy , you know what they say, a idle mind is the devils playground.
ACMD: You have embraced the modeling world and you've mastered plus size modeling to the point where there's no need to to label you "Plus Size" from what I can see. Speak on how you want to inspire women of all sizes...
SA: I feel it's time for women to take a stand. Big, Medium, Small should all be labeled confident and beautiful and able to master anything they set forth to achieve. We are all our biggest bump in the road of life but if we learn to step outside the box we will learn we can achieve anything.
ACMD: You were fortunate enough to have been published in a few mags. Please let the ppl know the names so they can follow your achievements..
SA: Well yes, please followers check out Curvy Connect Magazine to see a feature with me and 2 other ladies done to perfection by Sharkesha McGee ( MUA, photographer) . Also check out LeCharme Magazine which I was featured as a cover model for their 3rd issue and PPlush Magazine which I was featured in plus much more....stay tuned.
ACMD: We can see that you have been focused. What do you have in the works? Any fashion shows, events or features comin up?
SA: Of course!! Look for me being featured in Daisy's & Mixtapes Magazine, Top pick Magazine also rocking Styles by Haley for her launch and LeCharme Magazine lookbook feature.
ACMD: Well just like we do we deem you Apex Coture Royalty and you our baby now we love ya! So precious (Granny vc).. We will be sure to keep hour subscribers updated on you and your endeavors as we are sure they would want.. Give some shout outs to your fam/team and let the ppl know what magazine you rockin with!!
Please do...I thank you all so much!!! I do as well want to give a S/O to my biggest supporters Mom and Dad also my stylist Kimberly Knecole my MUA Leslie Smith also my team of model sisters Keyera Foster and Amy Taylor for always believing in me. I love everyone so much and I promise to keep the women empowerment movement going while looking fabulous..lol.. Last but not least I'm rockin with Apex Coture Magazine and you should too!!
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Article and interview by Antuan "A-Tuan" Wright for Apex Coture Magazine