First time of Sports Illustrated cover, a plus-size model appeared
In the literal sense of the word. For the first time in the history of men's magazine on the cover of the model will be the size of XXL, Ashley Graham. Pages special edition will adorn the 56-year-old Nicholas Griffin, who began her career only 3 years ago, and the black beauty Philomena Kao.
"I think, Sports Illustrated was at risk by putting the cover girl of my size, - says Ashley Graham. - But the same act, they do not just destroy the barriers and set new standards. "
"Now I am officially the new model Sports Illustrated Swimsuit! My dream has come true ", - shared Ashley via instagram.
"Young and skinny models - it is commonplace. We want to show that in swim suits look good and those who are bigger, and those who are older, "- explains the head of the brand essence of the photo shoot Swimsuits For All.
For this release, we invited another plus-size model - Philomena Kao.
"I want out of this shooting woman carried an important idea that at any age, with any amount of clothes they can look fantastic. Being happy, healthy and radiant, "- says Nicola Griffin.