Elle Macpherson, the 53-year-old model and mother-of-three, has filled her Instagram with bikini-clad, beachy photos, where she shows herself in her happy place.
Gisele Bündchen went back to her Brazilian roots this week when she spearheaded the launch of Rosa Chá's summer 2018 swimwear collection in São Paulo, Brazil, on Wednesday. And she didn't forget her best accessory — her two-fingers-in-the-air peace sign.
There is much more to model Lyric Mariah Heard than meets the eye: Besides her obviously gorgeous looks, the model also has only one foot, and two disfigured hands.
Model Mel Brady responded with a bold, sexy video of herself modeling underwear and a lengthy plea for women to support each other, instead of tearing each other down.
Plus size model, body activist and total babe Ashely Graham continues to break barriers. Graham, who was the first plus size model to grace the covers of Vogue and Sports Illustrated’s swimsuit edition , ecently added a New York Magazine to her already impressive resume. But aside from absolutely slaying her 1940s-style shoot , Graham also openly discussed how white privilege has played a roll in her success as a plus size model. “I know I’m on this pedestal because of white privilege,” said Graham in the feature. “To not see black or Latina women as famous in my industry is crazy! I have to talk about it. I want to give those women kudos because they are the ones who paved the way for me.” While we love Graham and her messages of body positivity and female empowerment, we’d also love to see more curvy women in the spotlight. So we’ve rounded up seven plus size models of colour that we think more people should know about. Click through the gallery to see more and let us know what you think by tweeting us @YahooStyleCA .
"Instead of thinking about all the ways I could change myself going into this milestone," Carly Stone says, "I chose to show it all in this shoot."
Lindsey Wixson, the gap-toothed model who ruled couture catwalks and fashion campaigns for years, is retiring. “To all my fashion fans, I am sad to inform you that my injury has put me in a position to retire from this high-heel business,” Wixson wrote.
You'd think after spending time in the slammer, Hot Mugshot Guy Jeremy Meeks would have learned that his actions have consequences. Meeks, who opened designer Philipp Plein's star-studded fashion show at NYFW earlier this year, seemed to have everything going for him after his release from jail for a felony weapons charge in Stockton, California. In an interview with the Daily Mail, Meeks' wife of eight years, Melissa, opened up about the heartbreaking way she learned about her husband's affair.
"I started to think that I looked better with it. I’m a big believer in the idea that everyone looks the best the way their genes intended them to."
Holliday wore a sheer orange top over a black bra, pants to match, and strappy sandals. Holliday, 31, loves to show her fans and followers how to embrace their bodies no matter what their size or shape.
Ashley Graham is currently one of the largest names in fashion known especially for her influence on the body positive movement. With a new book, an inspiring Ted Talk and her own swimsuit line Swimsuits for All, she is a role model for women of all ages and sizes. But she hasn’t forgotten to give credit to the woman behind the self-love that she preaches — her mom.
Jennie Runk, a plus-size model, is breaking down barriers in the fashion industry. Last night marked the premiere of the new EPIX documentary Straight/Curve, a film looking into the influencers working hard to redefine modern beauty standards and promote body diversity.
We caught up with Olivia Culpo this week to discuss everything from her go-to travel outfit to her current Le Tote collaboration.
Meet Nyakim Gatwech, the South Sudanese model taking the world by storm thanks to her flawless midnight complexion, penetrating gaze and unwavering message of empowerment. The 24-year-old is as determined as she is breathtaking — living in Minnesota, Gatwech is on a mission to promote skin positivity and self-acceptance amongst women with darker hues. Along with her stunning photos, which she shares with nearly 100,000 followers on Instagram, she also sends out inspirational messages targeting women who are struggling to be comfortable in their own skin.
Rachel Rickert claims she was fired for getting her period while on the job — and now she’s filed a federal discrimination lawsuit. Rachel Rickert, 27, says she was fired by Hyundai from representing them at the New York International Auto Show simply because she got her period while on the job — and now she has filed a federal discrimination complaint.
She joined Ashley Graham and Teyana Taylor in a photo shoot featuring the iconic red swimsuit from “Baywatch,” now made by Swimsuits For All.
Kate Upton has been on the cover of the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue three times. But she still has her off days, she's the first to admit.
Kenzie Brenna, a.k.a omgkenzieee on Instagram, is all about self-love and body positivity. ANNNNND basically anything you aren’t, they remodel,” Brenna captioned next to the side-by-side comparison photo — the left side unedited, the right side flawlessly digitally altered. “Seven in 10 girls believe they are not good enough or do not measure up in some way, including their looks, performance in school and relationships,” Brenna added.
David Byers, a fitness model, was arrested on suspicion of robbery. But his modeling photos are grabbing all of the attention.
Playboy model Jaylene Cook has come under fire for sharing an image to Instagram of her posing naked on a sacred Maori mountain.