In the past, fashion industries did not give many opportunities to girls who were not considered the “proper” size. But lately, we can see a change in our society, every day people are embracing body positivity more and more.
A lot of plus-size models have also decided to speak up, so now many people and even the fashion industry are changing its views. Down below you can see 12 women who proudly posed for pictures feeling confident about their bodies and encouraging other women to do the same exact thing. Thanks meaww for sharing.
1. Ashley Graham
She has been the most vocal plus-size model to change the way the industry feels about women of different sizes.
2. Tess Holliday
She was formerly known as Tess Munster. The American plus-size model is based out of LA.
3. Jessica Vander Leahy
The Australian beauty has been trying hard to get the fashion industry to accept different looks. She believes that the movement is now taking some speed but still it’s not the time to settle just yet.
4. Justine Legault
The New York-based model calls herself “the self-acceptance warrior.”
5. Sabina Karlsson
She was told that her size 6 didn’t have a place anywhere in the industry, so she achieved a lot of success working as a plus-size model.
6. Margaret Macpherson
She is represented by Wilhelmina International Inc. and is an amazing plus size model as you can see. Margaret currently works out of New York.
7. Philomena Kwao
A plus-size model who is just beautiful. She is the key participant when it comes to brands looking for diversity!
8. Tara Lynn
The American beauty from Tacoma, Washington is known for her lingerie modeling.
9. Iskra Lawrence
The English model is represented by JAG Models and Models 1. So pretty!
10. Tabria Majors
She used Instagram as a platform to recreate Victoria’s Secret Ads. She received a lot of support from her fans by doing this!
11. Nadia Aboulhosn
She is an American fashion blogger, model and fashion designer. Nadia is based in Orlando, Florida and designs clothes for brands like Elle, boohoo.com and Lord & Taylor!
12. Charli Howard
A body positive ambassador who was fired for her size. She wrote an inspiring message to the agents to speak up for women of all sizes.