MEET THE FINAL FOUR CONTESTANTS

Final Four Contestants in the 2018 Torrid Model Search

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Final Four Contestants

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This wonderful contest will end soon. To get more information and vote, follow this link to Torrid’s site and vote for your favorite now. Voting ends Sunday October 29, 2017.

 

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Christina Mendez Curvy Plus Model

Christina Mendez Curvy Plus More

 

Christina Mendez Curvy Plus

Christina works hard for what she gets and she gives back to help others. She does so in her private and professional lives. She gives a lot to Autism Speaks and she also tries to help up and coming new models find their way through modeling jungle.

Mendez has appeared in past issues of Glamour, Latina, Cosmopolitan, People en Español, Essence, Cosmopolitan, Shape, The Source and many others. She has also become one of the first full-size Latina models to have served as a featured model for such clothing line brands as Ashley Stewart, Qristyl Fraizer Designs, Baby Phat, Apple Bottoms, Sofia Vergara, Maggy London, and Rocawear among others.

In 2016, Mendez was industry selected as “Model of The Year” by Full Figured Fashion Week.

Christina is wearing a Sheer Zip Front Peplum Top Plus Size Sweaters for Ashley Stewart. Gorgeous look!!!

 

Model Data:

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Official Website

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Representation:

Christina is a freelance model. You may contact her via her website..

Christina Mendez  Plus Model

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Embody Denim – Picture of the Week – 10/16/2017

Laura Wells for Embody Denim

Embody Denim

 

International top model Laura Wells looks great in this outfit from Aussie brand Embody Denim by Natalie Wakeling. The look features the ED logo tee and is a well-known international brand.

Laura is a lawyer and an environmental scientist who is very concerned the environment in her home country of Australia as well the rest of the planet. Laura promotes of body positivity.

Wakeling, who was the first Aussie plus-size fashion editorial model, established the label. She is still on top of the modeling game and always turns out top quality work. When Wells and Wakeling team up together, good things happen. See what’s happening now at Embody.Denim!

 

Model Data

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Representation:

Laura Wells representation includes:

Wilhelmina International Inc.

Viviens Models

 

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Laura on Plus Models Today

 

 

 

Star in a Bra USA 2017 Top 20 Announced

The Top Twenty Star in a Bra 2017 Contestants Prepare For Next Step

The top contestants will gather at the Bare Necessities headquarters for a live audition on the 14th/15th of October. The audition includes an all expenses paid photo shoot and a free set of Curvy Kate Lingerie. Next the public votes for the 2017 Star in a Bra winner.

The winner will receive a year’s supply of Curvy Kate Lingerie, participate in the brand’s next photo shoot and upcoming campaigns. The winner also gets a modelling contract with TRUE Model Management.

 

Find out more about SIAB

 

Star in a Bra

Seana Sweeney 2016 Winner

 

Jocelyn Corona walks at Torrid’s NYFW Show

Jocelyn Corona Makes Big Waves at New York Fashion Week

 

Jocelyn Corona

Jocelyn Corona at Torrid’s runway show at NYFW SS-2018

Corona is a rapidly rising model from Mexico who seems to have unlimited potential. She is absolutely stunning and she has such beautiful and unforgettable looks.  Although she’s relatively young and new to modeling, it’s like she instinctively knows what to do.  She slays.

Joycelyn has made big moves on the runway so early in her career. She walked for in Chromat’s FW15 runway show. Jocelyn has walked in New York Fashion Week – FW17 for Christian Siriano.  Jocelyn has also walked for Torrid in their first runway show at New York Fashion Week, SS-2018.

This international model is the real deal.

 

Model Data

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Representation:

Muse NYC and Milk Management (UK) represent Jocelyn.

 

 

Sabina Karlsson – Picture of the Week – 10/9/2017

Sabina Karlsson wears Siriano

Sabina Karlsson wears Siriano

A top international model from Sweden, Sabina is steady on the rise. This year she walked for Christian Siriano in the New York Fashion Week show for SS2018.  Sabina is a hard working, experienced model and all that hard work and experience is paying off. Although she started as a straight-size model as a child, Karlsson has transitioned well into the plus model ranks.  If the last two years are any indication, Sabina’s career will continue to expand as more people become aware and appreciate her talents.

Sabina has appeared for Chromat, H&M, Rebdolls, Addition Elle, Milk Makeup, Levis, Glamour Magazine(covered), and Essence Magazine, among others.

 

Model Data:

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Representation:

JAG Models represents Sabina Karlsson

 

PMT:

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Tabria Majors Advances in SI Swimsuit Competition

Tabria Majors Advances to SI Top Six

 

 

Tabria Majors advances

The beautiful and sexy curvy model Tabria Majors advances from the top 15 competitors in the Sports Illustrated Model Competition to the top 6. This competition is a chance to become the rookie of the year for 2018. The other 5 contestants in the running are  Allie Ayers, Camille Kostek, Haley Kalil, Iyonna Fairbanks, and Olivia Jordan. All six contestants will appear in the 2018 Swimsuit edition of SI.

From those six, the Rookie of the Year will be chosen and she will have a spread in the 2019 SI issue as a rookie model.

 

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Representation:

Tabria Majors’ representation includes:

Natural Model Management

Muse Management

 

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Chloe Marshall Walks in NYFW

Chloe Marshall walks in the Torrid NYFW SS18 Show

Chloe Marshall walks

Chloe Marshall found herself on the runway for the  US retailer Torrid at their first NYFW show. This international beauty has come a long way since her early modeling days in the UK. She just keeps getting better and better and the recognition she is getting is very well deserved.

Chloe has worked for Nordstrom, Evans UK, Fashion to Figure, Project Runway, Lane Bryant, Macy’s and Torrid to name a few.

 

Model Data

 

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Representation

These agencies represent Chloe:

JAG Models – New York, USA

Modelwerk, Hamburg, Germany

Francina – Barcelona, Spain

 

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Torrid Curve Collection Plus Size Lingerie

Torrid Curve Collection

Torrid Curve Collection

Supermodel Candice Huffine helps you get to know these hot design from Torrid. These sets feature style and comfort at a great price.

Torrid Curve Collection

Candice looks super in this delicate pink

Torrid Curve Collection

Be sure to tell a friend.

 

Torrid Curve Collection

 

Hot and sexy !

Torrid Curve Collection

Find out more at Torrid.

 

Stella Duval – Picture of the Week – 10/2/2017

Stella Duval Plus Model Pretty

 

Stella Duval Plus Model

Stella Duval is a fast rising talent on the modeling scene. As the opportunities for plus models expand, it is more and more likely to see models of varying sizes and ethnicities working the same event. It’s like walking down most busy city center streets…diversity abounds!

Stella has worked for H&M, the Swedish retailer, Loralette, the new “little sister” of Avenue,  German Cosmopolitan, and Torrid, among others. She was seen recently working New York Fashion Week SS 2018 for Torrid and Paris Fashion Week for H&M.

Here Duval is wearing a mesh medallion top mesh medallion top for Loralette. You can shop for this and more HERE.

 

Model Data:

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Instagram

 

Muse NYC  represents Stella Duval

 

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Hunter McGrady – Picture of the Week -9/25/2017

Top model Hunter McGrady walked in Torrid’s NYFW SS18 runway show.

 

Hunter Mcgrady walked

Credit: Dan Lecca

 

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 was Torrid’s first showing at New York Fashion Week and it was a mega success. The show featured supermodel Candice Huffine and other top plus models. In addition ten contestants from Torrid’s Model Search for the 2018 Face of Torrid walked as part of their competition requirements.

You may recall that last year Hunter featured in Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit Competition which set the internet ablaze. SI remarked that Hunter was it’s curviest  model ever ! No argument here.

 

 

Model Data:

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Representation:

Hunter is represented by Wilhelmina International Inc. (LA, Miami)

 

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Felicity Hayward walks at London Fashion Week

Plus size model Felicity Hayward walks at LFW September 2017

Felicity Hayward

Top international model Felicity Hayward joined a group of size diverse models on the runway to help illustrate the beauty and practicality that such a group possesses. What better place to illustrate the power of diversity than on the runway during London Fashion Week, September 2017. This show, The Curve Catwalk by Simply Be did just that. Joining Hayward was Hayley Hasselhoff,Tess Holliday,Callie Thorpe,and Kelly Knox.

Hayward, a beautiful plus model, has worked for many top brands worldwide. Some of the publications include Vogue, Glamour, i-D, Slink Mag, Spindle and Refinery 29 to name a few. Felicity has also worked for Boohoo, Ashley Stewart, Asos, Monif C, and Asos Curve among many others.

 

Model Data

Connect with Felicity

Felicity’s Official Website

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Twitter

Representation:

Felicity Hayward is represented by Milk Management and Wilhelmina International Inc.

 

Olivia Campbell – Picture of the Week – 9/18/2017

Model Olivia Campbell

Model Olivia Campbell

 

Curvy plus model Olivia Campbell looks stunning in this dress by Rosie Red Corsetry & Couture. Olivia modeled this lovely creation at London Fashion Week in September, 2017. Campbell and this dress were made for each other. Would have loved to see “them” going down the LFW runway.

Olivia is from London and is an international model. She has done some remarkable boudoir work and has worked for top European and American clothing brands. Campbell has also been featured in Cosmopolitan Magazine, Plus Model Magazine, Vol.Up.2 Magazine, and Curva Magazine.

 

Model Data:

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Olivia Campbell’s representation  includes Bridge Models.

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Torrid NYFW Runway Show September 12, 2017

Torrid NYFW Runway Show

Retail brand Torrid came to town to show that their collections and models could deliver a message. The message received was that plus size models and those that design for them deliver the goods. Those runway walks were truly mesmerizing. Torrid provides clothing for women size 10-30 US. These are stylish garments and they are made to fit.

Torrid dual-purposed this event by requiring the top ten finalists in its Model Competition to walk the runway. Imagine, your first big time gig is NYFW. They handled it like pros! The next phase of the model competition will reduce the number to four participants. Torrid will announce who the four semi-finalists are in late October, 2017.

Checkout the Torrid Runway Show held September 12, 2017 at NYFW.

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Torrid NYFW Runway Show

Candice Huffine

 

 

Addition Elle on the catwalk for NYFW September 11, 2017

Addition Elle NYFW 2017

Top brand Addition Elle came to New York Fashion Week ready and delivered a mighty blow for plus size women. With supermodel Ashley Graham leading the charge, Addition Elle became the first plus size runway show in the official NYFW program. They did well. In addition to Graham, the show featured Jordyn Woods who collaborated with Addition Elle to create and launch a capsule collection. This collection became available at a pop-up store for near-realtime purchase…”see it – buy it”!

Also featured in the NYFW runway show was the winner of the Addition Elle 2017 Model Search Marika Leblanc.  Marika received representation and training from Wilhelmina models as part of her Model Search winnings.

Watch  Now !!!

 

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Addition Elle NYFW