Posts tagged "crystal renn"

Quotable: Crystal Renn Says Plus-Sizing Isn’t So Baffling

"Well, [in modeling] there is the standard, which is a 34-inch hip and then there is 'plus' that. Unfortunately, I think when people think of 'plus' they think of only size 18, but the great thing about what I do, is that they have been more inclusive of size 8's and all the way u…

By: Annika Harris / February 23, 2010

Quotable: Crystal Renn Says The Fashion Industry Is Full Of Outsiders

"I've always felt, in some ways, like an outsider. But that is the fashion industry. You know how that is. The creative one at the school, the outsider, the goth or the gay guy -- whatever it is, they always get made fun of. I feel like they all got together and moved to New…

By: Wendy Atterberry / January 16, 2010

Same Outfits, Different Bodies In V Magazine’s Size Issue

V announced last week that its January issue would include plus-size models, and the first photos from it are on Models.com as part of an exclusive preview of what the magazine is calling its "size issue." In the fashion story "One Size Fits All" shot by photographer Terry Richardson, models Jacquelyn Jablonski and Crystal Renn

By: Catherine Strawn / December 22, 2009

Style Buzz: V’s New Plus-Size Issue And The End Of Runway Shows

Notoriously skinny-centric fashion magazine V announced that their January issue is devoted to plus-sized models and will star greats like Crystal Renn (we're still obsessing over her recent shoot for Canadian Elle, above). [New York Post]According to Kate Betts, the future of fashion may entail the end of live runway shows because they're so cost-prohibitive.

By: Erin Flaherty / December 12, 2009

Crystal Renn Rings In The New Year

We love this glamorous fashion story from Elle Canada starring America's Next Top plus-sized model Crystal Renn ringing in the New Year. Shot by Leda & St. Jacque, the series flaunts Renn's full figure, rather than trying to hide it, as the party girl flits from dressing room to dance floor to boudoir. Check out…

By: Susannah Breslin / December 9, 2009

Glamour Honors Plus-Size Models In Its November Issue

An article in the November issue of Glamour discusses beautiful woman who are larger than standard sample sizes and continues the discussion started by a photo of plus-size model Lizzie Miller from the magazine's September issue. Along with the article, titled, "Oh. Wow. These Bodies Are Beautiful," is the above photograph of seven models who…

By: Catherine Strawn / October 2, 2009

Frisky Q&A: Crystal Renn Is America’s Next Top Plus-Size Model (And Author)

Kind of ironic, huh? A book called Hungry that I just ate right up as quickly as I could. But model Crystal Renn's autobiography is that good. Seriously, I could not put down Hungry: A Young Model's Story of Appetite, Ambition, and the Ultimate Embrace of Curves for two days straight. In her incredible memoir,…

By: Jessica Wakeman / October 2, 2009

Plus-Size Model Crystal Renn Is Hungry No More

After years of envying Kate Moss's seemingly infinite closet and Gisele's parade of bang-able boyfriends, a girl would be right to think the hardest part of a model's life is choosing whose yacht in Ibiza to sunbathe topless on today. But a few years ago, "America's Next Top Model" began to peel back the layer…

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 15, 2009

Crystal Renn Says Success Comes To Those Who Are True To Themselves

Model Crystal Renn appeared on "Good Morning America" this morning to promote her book, Hungry: A Young Model's Story of Appetite, Ambition, and the Ultimate Embrace of Curves. Crystal was discovered by a model scout as a teen in Clinton, MS, and was told she could be a supermodel. But there was a catch: She…

By: Catherine Strawn / September 8, 2009
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