If you have not been on social media or reading magazine and newspapers, you can be forgiven for not knowing who Ashley Graham is. For those in the know, she is one of the most well-known plus-size models in the industry today. She’s was on the cover of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and plenty of other magazines.
Now we don’t want to insult Miss Graham, but the world needs to know there are other curvy models who are doing their part to help the community. Let’s give Ashley Graham a break and get to know these other equally beautiful and awesome models.
Campbell has a huge following and has worked for Anna Scholz and Yours Clothing.
This gorgeous model is from the UK and is of Indian and Malaysian descent. She has worked for Yours Clothing and Nubian Skin.
She’s been in the industry for 15 years and has been featured on InStyle and Oh Comely. She has spoken of what it is like to be a plus-size model.
Michelle is known for her work on the runway and has a huge fanbase.
She has a look that can go from glamorous to pure grunge. She has worked for brands Tunnel Vision and Society Plus.
She has been called the Naomi Campbell of Plus, but the comparison is for her beauty not her attitude. She has been on Curvysta Magazine and Volup2.
She has worked for Chubby Cartwheels and SWAK.
She’s been on the cover of Skorch magazine and has a smile that is as fierce as Tyra Banks‘s.
She’s gaining popularity and has starred in campaigns for Swimsuits for All and Torrid.
With her beautiful green eyes and dark hair, she has a look that can make you do a double take.
She is beautiful without a doubt, but Knowles is also known because despite having a spinal stenosis and a degenerative condition, she has succeeded in the modeling industry.
She has worked on photo shoots for Zelie for She and Mint Swim
Jezra is a blogger and model.
Green has worked with Living Doll Los Angeles, Hope and Harvest, and JIBRI.
Dandridge is stunning. She has done boudoir shoots and beach ad campagins.
Vanessa has modeled for Curvy Connect Magazine and JIBRI.
A model and stylist, Servance is on the Lifetime show Big Women: Big Love.
Haitian beauty Henrius has modeled for Ashley Stewart and Tru Diva Designs.
Rayna Salcido Alvarez
She’s done photo shoots for Cool Gal Blue, SWAK, and Domino Dollhouse. She’s also been featured in Pose magazine.
These are just some of the plus-size models who are gaining popularity in the community. You may not know them like you know the straight-size models, but soon, they will be big on the mainstream media just like Ashley Graham.