Tess Holliday is looking to make big changes in the fashion industry. Tess, 29, is the first size 22 model to be signed by a major agency. Growing up, Tess was bullied in school and told she would never be a model because of her height and weight. Determined, and not willing to listen to haters, she started the “Eff Your Beauty Standards” campaign and is landing high-profile magazine covers and clothing campaigns. Check out this model’s inspiring journey and picture perfect message.
1. Meet Tess Holliday, model, feminist and founder of the “Eff Your Beauty Standards” campaign.
2. Tess says she was often bullied as a child because of her weight and told she would never be a model.
3. Now she’s the face of many highly coveted fashion campaigns. Here she is showing off some looks for Yours Clothing.