10 Most Hottest Beautiful Plus Size Models In The World 2017
10 Hottest Plus Size Models That Are Breaking Beauty Barriers Any idea how many dreams of becoming a runway model are murdered each year? Reason? The ramp is scared of breaking under the ‘extra’ weight of gorgeous females! So these beautiful women drop the idea and the ones who have their heart set to the profession, end up going on a fad diet and never return! But things are changing and we now have role models who are not only steaming the ramp with their curvaceous bodies but are penning down their views. So welcome these 10 hot women from the plus size modeling industry with open arms, literally!
10 Tess Holliday
The biggest girl on the list with a size 22, Tess boasts of 1.5 million followers on Instagram. That shows she really is doing something right after all! She was rejected in the early years due to her weight and short height but later found fame through the 2011 documentary, Heavy. In 2015 she was signed by Milk Model Management for the section, Curves which also made her the largest model in her size to be signed to mainstream modeling agency. She is also a spokesperson for positive body image and made it to the cover of People magazine in May 2015. Incredible!
9 Ashley Graham
Imagine featuring on the cover of the swimsuit issue of Sports Illustrated! You know the girl has to be really beautiful and Ashley Graham, the plus sized model has all it takes to be plastered on that prestigious cover. The woman has posed for Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, Vogue and Maxim. Not only her achievements but her beliefs about positive body image are celebrated worldwide. She truly is a role model and we can’t have enough of her!
8 Tara Lynn
Famous as a plus size lingerie model, Lynn has made her presence felt in the fashion world. Though she admits that she used to be insecure of her body, she has come out of it in a big way. Over time she has begun to accept her body and love it the way it was made, we love it too Tara! The gorgeous lady has graced the cover of H&M and Vogue Italia in addition to Elle, which declared her The Body. That was a message to the girls out there to love their curves and not blindly aspire for a zero figure. That is some achievement!
7 Precious Lee
Breaking all stereotypes, Precious became the first plus sized black woman to make it to the prestigious cover of Sports Illustrated and Vogue. That really is something! Her photo-shoot for Lane Bryant is worth a look, she looks so elegant and beautiful. The lady has got a curvaceous body and lovely features that are sure to make a lot of eyes pop! Her love for her body can be seen on her Instagram page and we are already going gaga over her!
6 Denise Bidot
You knew the girl was in the right direction since her walk as a plus size model for Serena Williams during the New York Fashion week 2014. She was the biggest girl with a 14 size among a lot of size zero ladies but that made her experience all the more ‘surreal’! She started off her career as an actor and moved to makeup industry when she was asked by a photographer at the Tyra Banks show to step in front of the camera. The rest is history so we can call it a good
5 Candice Huffine
The curvy size 12 model was a teenage beauty back in the day and signed her first modeling contract in 2000. She refused to lose weight for an agent who wanted to hire her after she moved to New York but as you can see, she totally rules the plus size world! You know she is different from the rest because she was the first plus size model to feature in the Pirelli Calendar. Her A- list work comprises of posing for Vogue, V Magazine and Glamour. But we all fell in love with her in 2016 during her Lane Byrant’s campaign, #ImNoAngel. You go girl!
4 Fluvia Lacerda
The plus sized Gisele Bundchen is a Brazilian model who has posed for Vogue Italy, Bust and Beautiful. The curvaceous woman has been the face of brands like Torrid, Kmart, Fashion Bug and lgigi. She is a true inspiration for women who are struggling with body image issues. As per Lacerdo, she was always a plus size model and has never been on a diet because it made her feel like a ‘slave’. She even has her own label of lingerie, isn’t that exciting?
3 Philomena Kwao
Born in London to Ghanaian parents, Philomena was discovered in 2012 when her friend sent her pictures for a model search. She rose to fame after she became the face of Torrid, a clothing brand. But that’s not all to her credit; she was plastered all over Cosmopolitan UK, Sports Illustrated and Pride magazine! If you are already in love with her, wait because there is more. This woman heads a business called ‘The Lily Project’ to answer health queries of women and motivate them for a healthier body rather than size zero! Now that’s a real initiative, respect!
2 Nadia Aboulhosn
The exotic beauty from Miami with Lebanese roots is more than just a pretty face. She came into limelight when she won the American Apparel’s XL Model Search in 2011 and earned the title of “New Kim Kardashian”! That really is a big thing buddy! This blogger was even hired as a designer and face for boohoo.com. She surely has a lot of talent in her basket, like really a lot because she is even a motivational speaker about body positivity. Do we need more reasons to fall for her?
1 Jennie Runk
This gorgeous babe was discovered in 2003 at the age of 13 while she was volunteering at cat adoption department, Missouri. Here’s the clue girls, start loving animals and you might end up with a modeling gig! Jokes apart, Runk was asked to either gain or lose weight if she wanted to model because her size 8 was between plus and straight size. The girl decided to gain and entered the modeling world with a size 10-12! She made the headlines in 2013 when H&M hired her for their summer swimwear campaign. That made her the company’s first ever plus size girl, amazing! These hotties are changing the notion about beauty in the fashion world.