In recent years, the modelling industry has transformed by becoming diverse and making strides of improvement in being inclusive. While a specific body type dominated many decades, the fashion runways and international fashion weeks, perspectives have been changing to welcome new realistic beauty standards. As a result, plus size and curvy models have witnessed an uprise in their presence and representation in the fashion world.

We now see certain sets of new-age models breaking the stereotypes of what is considered beauty! No more a tall, slim or skinny woman is accepted to be beautiful, but all body types equally are being embraced. These plus size models are among the ones who are slowly bringing change and vocally expressing and supporting inclusivity. So today, let us celebrate these women and check out the most famous curvy plus size models worldwide.

20 Hot Curvy Plus Size Female Models in the World 2023:

As we see the fashion world expanding and slowly welcoming women of all sizes, colours and body types, we see a particular set of women being forefront and coming out with their glamorous looks. These women are among the top famous curvy models, are among the highest-paid and also among the most sought models by several international luxury brands and top fashion houses.

1. Ashley Graham(36):

Ashley Graham is at the top of this list of plus size and body positive models. In fact, Ashley is among the models who were the first to talk about inclusivity in the fashion industry for bodies of all sizes. She has been trending and among the highest-paid model right now and has been working in modelling for around two decades. She has appeared in several Vogue magazines and Sports Illustrated cover and made history for being featured in plus size. In addition, she walked the runways for several major fashion houses, launched several new lines, and even appeared as a judge for America’s Next Top Model.

2. Crystal Renn(37):

Crystal Renn initially has been among the perfect body size model according to mainstream standards. She debuted in the modelling industry right in her teenage years; however, she even re-entered the industry later as a plus-size model. She is now the present best model and appeared in several magazines such as Harper’s Bazaar and Vogue. The diva walked for top brands such as Chanel, Jean-Paul Gaultier, and Zac Posen, and even appeared in prestigious campaigns of Dolce and Gabbana, Jimmy Choo, and more. She adds to our list of top beautiful and hot curvy plus size models.

3. Tess Holliday(38):

Tess Holliday has captured the hearts of the fashion world with her daring and brave looks. She is among the first 22 size model in the west and is notable for her beauty with confidence. She appeared even on the cover of UK Cosmopolitan and long has been supporting the body positivity movement. How do you like her in our list of plus size fashion models?

4. Iskra Lawrence(33):

Iskra Lawrence came into the limelight of the modelling industry with her Elle Girl’s search for supermodel competitions. The British beauty has stood strong against several negative comments about her body type, however, have been continuing with confidence in her style and beautiful looks. We love her wide smile and lovely appearance to date.

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5. Robyn Lawley(34):

Robyn Lawley is another plus size curvy model who appeared on several magazines covers such as Cosmopolitan, Elle, Vogue France, Vogue Italia and more. The Aussie beauty has also been among very few curvy models to be featured in Sports Illustrated Swim Suit edition history. She has been making rounds in the news for her brave, yet sizzling hot looks. We love Robyn for withstanding her body-shaming comments and coming out strong every time!

6. Ali Tate Cutler(34):

The beauty, Ali Tate Cutler, is an American model who is among the very few who signed with Victoria’s Secret for their shows and runways. She got into the spotlight for her stunning and edgy looks and embraced her beautiful body in her own way. She even worked with several acclaimed brands worldwide. Do you like these curvy female models?

7. Candice Huffine(39):

Candice Huffine has been in the international modelling industry for over two decades and is a popular model who has appeared in several magazines. She has appeared in Vogue, V Magazine and many more for their covers, besides also walking in the major fashion weeks across the globe. So, how do you like her in our list of plus size models?

8. Denise Bidot(40):

In the past decade, Denice Bidot has risen to fame for her mesmerizing and alluring looks. She walked for runways in New York Fashion Week of 2015, for the HSN fashion line, and came into the limelight for her positive looks. She even was appreciated on social media for embracing her own body and flaunting the stretch marks, unlike many others who believe in being skinny. She is among the top curvy girls and plus size models you should watch if you are fond of the fashion world. Her hottest looks indeed are taking down the fashion world!

9. Tara Lynn(41):

Tara Lynn is among the prominent models on our radar who embraces her body and advocates body positivity and flaunts her plus size. She has appeared on several fashion magazine covers such as V magazine and Elle France, and even modelled for international editions of Glamour, Vanity Fair and many more! She is among the most successful and highly grossing plus-size models of this generation!

10. Hunter McGrady(30):

The diva, Hunter McGrady, is among those very few who vocally spoke out against the industry’s pressure on maintaining a particularly suitable body size. She made a history of being among the curviest model featured in Sports Illustrated magazine swimsuit pages. She even started a clothing line to reflect her voice and brought out clothing to fit women across all body structures.

11. Georgia Pratt(33):

The New Zealand model, Georgia Pratt, has broken stereotypes and come out victorious in their modelling career with her plus-size body structure. She is among popular models like Ashley Graham and is also among the first curvy models to walk ever in the Christian Siriano show. We love how she comes out mesmerizing and particularly beautiful, embracing her own self with confidence and strength at every of her appearance!

12. Paloma Elsesser(31):

Paloma Elsesser, the highly-acclaimed model, is not just defying the mainstream body structure and desire for a good body type but also breaking stereotypes of colour. She works on several international campaigns for brands such as Fenty Beauty, Nike and Glossier, and appeared in the spreads of Vogue across countries, Glamour and Elle. We love how she steals the show every time she appears!

13. Jill Kortleve(30):

Jill Kortleve has been in the fashion world since this decade itself; however, she already has gained the spotlight with her magical looks. She appeared on several acclaimed fashion weeks throughout the globe and walked for luxury brands such as Fendi, Chanel, Michael Kors and more! She modelled for several campaigns and even appeared on the Vogue Paris cover. Isn’t she beautiful?

14. Kate Wasley(29):

Another beauty we have up next is Kate Wesley. Beauty has been changing the notions of the fashion industry and challenging the standards with her own looks and body-positive image. She has appeared on several fashion campaigns and even appeared in Sports Illustrated magazine in 2018. The diva also launched an inspiring body inclusive platform called, Any Body! Isn’t she inspiring?!

15. Bree McCann(35):

The Aussie beauty Bree McCann is another famous and one of our favourite models in the curvy segment. She has been working with the international fashion industry for a very long and has made her name with her real talent and sizzling looks. She signed up with several agencies to work with luxury brands and top-notch fashion houses!

16. Danika Brysha(36):

Danika Brysha has always been vocal about her ‘body’ concerns and facing her fears upfront with her lifestyle. The plus size model promotes and advocates loving self and still being healthy. However, the body structure may be. She has been among the favourite models for several brands, such as Forever 21 and even among the highest-paid models after Miranda Kerr.

17. Jessica Leahy:

Jessica Leahy, the Australian plus size model, has been excelling in her career with her beautiful looks and talented performances. We love her gorgeous shoots and campaigns with acclaimed brands and the way the diva effortlessly sends in the message for women to be unapologetic about their different types of bodies.

18. Precious Lee(34):

Precious Lee, the supermodel, has been making several records from the time she entered the modelling world. She is among the first women of colour with plus-size to be appearing in the Sports Illustrated swimsuit edition. To date, she even dominates the modelling campaigns for several international houses, including Marc Jacobs, Miu Miu, and Kim Kardashian’s Skims. Yet, she still nails all her runway shows seamlessly and effortlessly!

19. Jennifer Atilémile:

Another Aussie beauty, Jennifer Atilémile, is among the first curvy model from the country to ever work with Victoria’s Secret. She flaunts her flawless self, embraces her curves beautifully in all the campaigns, and even works with lingerie brands to prove that anyone can love their body. The diva is among the favourites of several brands, such as Tommy Hilfiger and Bloomingdales.

20. Lexi Placourakis(35):

Lexi Placourakis is another plus size model on our list who has won the hearts of several international audiences. The supermodel and entrepreneur redefine the existing beauty standards by flaunting her flawless self and portraying the mainstream unconventional body type as okay. She inspires several young lives to stay positive and love themselves, no matter their looks!

So, how do you like this list of gorgeous plus size models in the world? They add inspiration to a whole lot of us and are breaking the existing stereotypes about loving a particular body size. We love how well they are confident and strong and are making their way out of hard work in the world of fashion! Do you agree with us?


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