Defying the odds and becoming industry icons.
If I were to say that being a plus-size model in the fashion industry is hard, you'd probably agree. So you can only imagine how groundbreaking you would have to be to defy those odds and become a successful Black plus-size model. This truly inspiring list includes women who have fronted numerous global campaigns, launched charities, and are activists in their own right.In other words, these ladies are booked and busy. I feel honored to share just some (definitely not all) of the most exciting Black plus-size models in the industry right now.