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Full Figured Fashion (1985)




Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1985-12-22

Duration: 00:13:46

Subjects: Fashion | Plus-size women's clothing


  • Masingale, Sonya Host
  • Eigen, Judith Ann Interviewee
  • Sparks, Madeline Interviewee
  • Messenger, Tara Interviewee
  • Delaney, Lynn Interviewee
  • McIntyre, Pat Interviewee


This segment from the December 22, 1985, episode of the series “Folks” features Sonya Masingale’s report on the increased availability of plus size clothing for women. She interviews: Judith Ann Eigen, fashion designer; Madeline Sparks, former plus size model and director of sales for “Judith Ann Creates”; Tara Messenger, founder of Women At Large; Lynn Delaney of Lady Eve Fashions; and Pat McIntyre.