Transcending Hollywood onto Fashion Industry with Melissa McCarthy


We all have seen her wit and comedic skills on Hollywood movies such as The Heat, Identity Thief and Bridesmaids. There are a lot of great things to say about actress Melissa McCarthy which include her whacking sense of humor, her angelic and cutesy face, the bold admittance of loving her very own curves and her impeccable talent. Little did anyone know that she dropped hints in 2011 and 2014 regarding her venture on designing and releasing a clothing line of her own.


It can be remembered that the actress dropped some mini-bombs regarding her plans to craft a fashion ensemble for women of all sizes to bring back sheer confidence and feeling good no matter what your body type might be. Melissa McCarthy also shared her vision in ensuring that women deserve to be dressed accordingly, without the need for following the norms of skinny and tall models.

Four years after inception, Melissa McCarthy’s clothing outfit has hit fashion stands since August and September carrying the name Seven7. The fashion industry has been so frenetic about the upcoming debut of the actress’ attempt on being famous in the fashion industry that more and more news is circulating on social media. Seven7 is a brand which exudes the best a woman can get through clean lines, sharp cuts and all-along playful prints with sizes 4 to 28.

Being true to her vision, McCarthy expanded the collection’s sizes as wide as possible to accommodate everyone who will patronize her designs. McCarthy shared that the clothing line will focus on the adjectives charming, adorable and whimsical while sticking to fashion rules on rocking classic looks with a high-end approach on details and better fitting.

The actress slash fashion entrepreneur even jokingly added that people, and all the inhabitants of the fashion industry, shouldn’t stop on size 12, hence the stress of standard to plus-sizes included in the product line.


Seven7 is sold on equally huge shops and stores like Bloomingdale’s, Nordstrom, Macy’s and her very own website. The first line that has been launched features garments and ensembles with a total of 80 individual pieces and ranges on affordable amounts from $59 to $159 depending on the type of purchase. Melissa McCarthy even hinted on this fashion debut by sporting a top and marbled print tunic on her latest movie ‘Spy’.


For those who don’t know, Melissa McCarthy has a strong educational background in fashion and design before entering Hollywood. The actress has a solid knowledge on clothing and textiles and moved to New York City to study in the Fashion Institute of Technology during her younger years. True enough, the entrepreneur have saved up first by getting into show business before bravely embracing what she first adored which is fashion.

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