We knew it wouldn’t be long before waif like models weren’t the only ones strutting down the catwalk. Now in its fourth year, the New York Full Figured Fashion Week, features plus size models donning the latest fashions. This is by no means an introduction to the plus size fashion. In fact, the 1.7 billion dollar a year empire is here to stay No mumus or shapeless caftans here; these curvaceous women will be modeling the latest trends including actual pieces from Micheal Kors, Eileen Fisher, Eli Tahari and Ralph Lauren’s runway shows. The events began last night and will run through Saturday. Most events are $40, but there is a free runway show happening today at Bloomingdales in the city. For more information, go here.