plus size model


Ashley Graham is having quite the year. She’s covered Sports Illustrated: Swimsuit Edition, launched a line at Dress Barn, and been the face of Forever 21’s first plus-size activewear line. She’s stunting again on the April cover of Maxim. And with great power comes lots of extremely woke fans who definitely don’t want to see your body Photoshopped.


Model and activist Ashley Graham has just made history as the first size-16 model to make the cover of Sports Illustrated: Swimsuit Edition.

It’s certainly taken long enough for a woman of her (totally normal) size has made the cover of this magazine. She is looking amazing if I may say so myself. READ MORE »


“I have been every single size in women’s fashion. I really don’t think anyone can say that. I’ve been a double-zero, children’s clothes, at 95 pounds, and I’ve been all the way up to a size 16 and everything in between. So to come to this place of being a 6, 8, sometimes a 10… READ MORE »


Philippa Allam, a British plus-size model, opens up to Lucky magazine about her modeling career and where bigger women can shop. [Lucky Mag]
Apparently, grunting in women’s tennis is a problem? [Telegraph UK]
What do you do when you see another woman or girl being catcalled and sexually harassed in public? [Feministing]


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… READ MORE »


Glamour has received loads of praise after publishing a photo in their September issue of plus-sized model, Lizzie Miller. Lizzie, along with Glamour’s editor-in-chief, Cindi Lieve, was on “Today” this morning to talk about the positive response to the photo — which shows Miller naked, with un-airbrushed stomach pudge — and Lieve vowed… READ MORE »