Top 10 Hottest Plus Size Models in Fashion Industry

Sometimes, it seems like everything is about getting skinny, juice cleanses will cut calories, yoga will accumulate you in tip-top shape and there’s consistently a new diet to try.

But all the absorption placed on being thin is exhausting, not to mention dangerous. That’s why we are so inspired by the ascent profiles and embrace of plus size models in the fashion industry today.

Plus size models are full-figured models, or extended-sizes models, or outsize models or also large size models. It is a term applied to a person who is engaged primarily in modeling plus-size clothing. Plus size models were first represented by model agencies in the 1970s. Prior to this, models freelanced directly with retailers, designers and magazines. Now there is the plus-size industry. Fashion designers are starting to look more closely at the earning potential from plus-size clothing, and have used plus size models for their advertising campaigns and catwalks.

Currently the most popular by demand and exposure, here is a list of the top ten plus size models in the business today. Many of these plus-size models are relatively unknown, but we’re hoping to change that. This list of the top 10 plus size models, based not only the hottest women, but also the most successful and ambitious. These healthy, full-sized hotties are riding the wave of public backlash against the walking coat hangers plying the runways.

Hottest Top 10 Plus Size Models in Fashion Industry:

10. Robyn Lawley

Robyn Lawley is an Australian plus size model from the western suburbs of Sydney, Australia. She is best known as one of three cover models of Vogue Italia’s June 2011 issue, the first plus-size model to be shot for Australian Vogue and the first Australian plus size model to be on the cover of Madison, an Australian fashion magazine.

She has graced numerous magazine covers, including Vogue Italia, Marie Claire and Elle France. Moreover, she is the very first plus-size model to star in a high-end designer campaign: In September 2012, Lawley announced on “Good Morning America” that she had signed on to model in a series of ads for Ralph Lauren.