Plus size models are making their mark on the fashion industry, and their legions of fans are closely behind supporting them. Ashley Graham made waves when she became the first plus size model to feature in Sports Illustrated's annual swimsuit issue, and has repeatedly spoken up to promote positive body image.
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Ashley Graham was the first plus size model to feature in Sports Illustrated's annual swimsuit issue
Nowadays, it's not just the catwalk that catapults a model to fame, and Tess Holliday is a prime example. Not only does she continually have her 628,000 followers coveting her vintage-inspired ensembles and pin-up girl hairstyles, but she keeps her fans giggling by often sharing funny memes and quotes.
Models such as Marquita Pring and Philomena Kwao continue to promote healthy body image and fill their social media pages with inspirational quotes, alongside photos of their striking campaigns. Elsewhere, model Laura Wells shares wanderlust-inducing photos of herself posing against tropical backdrops as she reveals how she stays in shape, from boot camps to sneak peeks of her workouts.
Candice Huffine often has fans coveting her impeccable personal style
Candice Huffine is also making waves in the world of fashion with her impeccable personal style which features everything from sleek jumpsuits to chic printed jackets. Meanwhile, Brazilian beauty Fluvia Lacerda is becoming one-to-watch in the beauty world with her fearless approach to hair and make-up looks, from dyeing her hair vibrant colours to rocking a statement lip.
Off the catwalk, models such as Robyn Lawley give fans a glimpse into their glamorous personal lives. Robyn, who recently gave birth to an adorable little girl, often shares photos of the adorable newborn with her 125,000 followers. Former basketball player Julie Henderson is another plus size beauty revealing her jam-packed schedule which sees her heading from television appearances to photoshoots and finishing courtside to watch her beloved game.