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SwimSexy – Picture of the Week – 3/7/2016

SwimSexy – SwimsuitsForAll’s Sports Illustrated Ad Campaign

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The 2016 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue was full of ground breaking features which included three different cover models of varying body types. One of the cover models was Ashley Graham, a stunning plus size model. The retailer SwimsuitsForAll launched their SwimSexy campaign in that same issue which featured Nicola Griffin, a 56 year model, Philomena Kwao, from Ghana, and the first SI Swimsuit issue rookie, Ashley Graham. Griffin is the oldest model to appear in the 52 year history of that special edition. Check out more from SwimsuitsForAll.

 

Contact Nicola:

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Nicola Griffin is represented by Stanley’s Model Management

 

Contact Philomena:

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Philomena Kwao is represented by Models 1

 

Contact Ashley Graham

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Graham’s representation includes IMG Models

 

Precious Victoria Lee In SI 2016 Ad for Lane Bryant

Precious Victoria Lee is beautiful in Sports Illustrated

 

Precious Victoria Lee is beautifully featured in the This Body is made to be uncovered ad campaign by plus size retailer Lane Bryant.

Precious Victoria Lee is beautifully featured in the ad campaign by plus size retailer Lane Bryant ( #ThisBody ). Lee is no stranger to ground breaking events. In 2013 she walked for fashion designer Eden Miller at New York Fashion Week. It was the first time a plus size collection was shown at that event. In 2015 headline making #ImNoAngel campaign by Lane Bryant in response to Victoria’s Secret’s “Perfect Body” campaign.

Precious Victoria has worked for many top brands such as Saks Fifth Avenue, Nordstrom, Ashley Stewart, Bloomingdales, Macy’s, and Old Navy.  She has also appeared in Glamour, Essence, Plus Model Magazine and SlinK Magazine. She seem to show up and at all the right places and she has a lot more to show!

With this event, Lee becomes the first black plus size model to appear in the Swimsuit Issue of Sports Illustrated.

 

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Lee’s representation includes IMG Models and Milk Model Management

 

Sports Illustrated SI 2016 – Picture of the Week – 2/15/2016

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue 2016

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue 2016 Graham-Rousey-Clauson

 

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue has three covers this year. Each one is for an attractive deserving woman. The women chosen this year represent three different body types but they are all beautiful and accomplished.

Ronda Rousey is the former UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion. She is also a judoka and won an Olympic Bronze medal at the 2008 summer Olympics in Beijing. She is also an actress having featured in the film The Expendables in 2014. She was also in the films Furious and Entourage in 2015. Ronda Rousey also covers the Ring Magazine January 2016 Issue.

Hailey Clauson is a top fashion model who has worked as the face of Dsquared2, Jill Stuart, and Gucci. She has appeared in ads for Wild Fox Couture, Jag Jeans, Forever 21 and walked for Zac Posen and Calvin Klein. At 5’11” tall, this beauty wears a size 4 dress. Clauson is represented by NEXT Model Management – Los Angeles, New York, Paris, London, Milan.

Ashley Graham is a top fashion model from Nebraska who has been making waves in the plus fashion industry for the past few years and has expanded her realm of influence to all of the fashion industry.

Ashley Graham has recently appeared in several Marina Rinaldi campaigns, as well as working for Addition Elle, Bloomingdale’s, Nordstrom, Simply Be, Target and Lane Bryant. In December 2012, Graham was named the Full Figured Fashion Week’s Model of the Year. At 5’10” tall, curvy Ashley wears a size 16 dress.

Graham was featured in Harper’s Bazaar(May 2014) and has also covered Elle Quebec(June 2015). She designed her own lingerie line for Canadian retailer Addition Elle in 2013. Her lingerie line and show captured high praise during New York FashionWeek last fall(2015). Also last year she appeared in an ad for Swimsuit For All, a retailer of plus size women’s swimwear. That ad appeared Sports Illustrated’s annual swimsuit issue(2015). Graham’s representation includes IMG Models.

Connect with these cover models:

A.Graham:  Official website: www.ashleygraham.com

R.Rousey: Twitter

H.Clauson: Instagram

 

More Ashley Graham on Plus Models Today

 

 

 

Ashley Graham Sports Illustrated “Rookie #2” for 2016 Swimsuit Issue

Ashley Graham Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue

Ashley Graham Sports Illustrated 2016

 

Ashley Graham has been named one of the Sports Illustrated’s rookie models for 2016. In 2015 she appeared in the swimsuit issue in an advertisement for Swimsuits For All, a plus size swimwear brand. This year she is a @si_swimsuit model. There will be a total of five rookies chosen this year. In addition there will be a contest for “Rookie of the Year”.  Get up to date info on how you can help Ashley in the voting for Rookie of the Year #beautybeyondsize  #islay .

Ashley is on quite a run the past year including designing and launching her own lingerie line in conjunction with Canadian retailer Addition Elle. She and several plus models set New York Fashion Week SS 2016 on fire in her show last September.

We will be following this story closely.

 

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Graham’s official website

 

More Ashley Graham on Plus Models Today.

 

 

Ashley Graham in Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue

Ashley Graham Plus Model Features in SwimsuitsForAll Ad Campaign

 

Ashley Graham in Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue

Ashley Graham will become the first plus size model to appear in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition in the #CurvesInBikinis  ad campaign by swimsuitsforall.com‘s Swim Sexy line. The campaign is set to begin February 9, 2015. Want to get in on the action? Follow #CurvesInBikinis and join the conversation, share pictures, and much more.