Five hot new plus-size models

Last updated 05:00 27/02/2014

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You know the Caras, Joans and Karlies of fashion land, but are you up to speed on the stunning new crop of curvy women making their mark in modelling?

Didn't think so.

The controversy around the term "plus size" isn't going anywhere, with many calling out the industry on their use of the term itself, for promoting unhealthy body image, and for a lack of diversity in the way women are portrayed in the media.

Basically, there's a lot to talk about. So we caught up with five names making waves in the "plus size" modelling game to get their quick thoughts about fashion, food and everything in between.


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