Delta Style: Eve wasn't a size 6 and neither am I [NOOK Book]

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Meet Delta Burke - beloved star of Designing Women, accomplished actress, founding partner of Delta Burke Design, a sassy, glamorous actress for whom learning to live as a "real-size" woman has presented all kinds of opportunities. A beauty-pageant winner, Delta had a much publicized weight gain during Designing Women and was the subject of press speculation and gossip. But as she started to come to terms with the fact that her body would always be full figured, she found her fans loved her all the more, and the...
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Delta Style: Eve wasn't a size 6 and neither am I

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Overview


Meet Delta Burke - beloved star of Designing Women, accomplished actress, founding partner of Delta Burke Design, a sassy, glamorous actress for whom learning to live as a "real-size" woman has presented all kinds of opportunities. A beauty-pageant winner, Delta had a much publicized weight gain during Designing Women and was the subject of press speculation and gossip. But as she started to come to terms with the fact that her body would always be full figured, she found her fans loved her all the more, and the outpouring of support began to compensate for the emotional strain.

With wit, honesty, and directness, she discusses the pain she felt, her agonizing efforts to achieve a size 6 body, and her own journey to self-acceptance, which led her to found Delta Burke Design, a clothing company for the real-size woman.

Filled with inspirational motivational advice, humorous anecdotes, and style tips from this nationally adored celebrity, Delta Style shows how positive thinking can transform your state of mind and give you the confidence to live up to your own - ond only your own - expectations.

Beautiful Delta is a perfect role model for the millions of women who find coping with a real-size body requires strategy and acceptance, as will as for those coptivated by her screen presence and smart, upbeat approach to life.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781466860612
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Press
  • Publication date: 12/17/2013
  • Sold by: Macmillan
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition description: First Edition
  • Pages: 256
  • Sales rank: 330,584
  • File size: 10 MB

Meet the Author


In addition to her twice Emmy-nominated portrayal of Suzanne Sugarbaker on "Designing Women", her appearances in many other TV shows and movies-of-the-week, and her work designing her signature clothing line, DELTA BURKE is a spokesperson for the National Kidney Foundation and participates in the National Literacy Honors.  Alexis Lipsitz is an award-winning writer and photographer who is currently an editor at Reader's Digest General Books.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 19, 2000

    Delta Keeps Me Going

    The title in itself is all I need to put a smile on my face and feel a warm stream of blood through my heart. I am normally a size three, and only because I fight it to the death. Delta has somehow always inspired me during those periods of fluctuating weight and depression.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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