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Beating the Stereotype: Plus-size models of India

Plus-size models are the heroes of society. A society who leave no chance to fat-shame someone. One thing is clear that human bodies come in different shapes and sizes. Some people tend to hate their body get getting that perfect glass hour shape.

Still, there are some people who have embraced the body have. Not only this they are no longer ashamed to flaunt it in front of the world. We are will talk about plus-size models who as adding a new dimension to modelling who is obsessed with skinny girls.

Top Plus Size Models of India

Payal Soni

With more than 50k followers and a blue tick on her Instagram account, Payal Soni is just slaying her way. She is one of the hottest plus-size models in India. Payal was born in Rajasthan but now she lives in Mumbai. She has crowned as Miss Curvy Queen 2017 WestIndia.

Before becoming a model Payal has worked in several professions i.e Worked as Sales Manager in Real Estate, Assistant Stylist, Internship in event company. Today she is a body-positive activist, fashion and beauty influencer. Payal is also trying her luck in acting.

plus size model of india
Name:Payal Soni
Date of Birth:7th September 1994
Relationship Status:Single
Education:Bachelors of Mass Media
Business Venture:@thesiyaza
Instagram:_payalsoni_
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/plussowhat
Website:Not Available

Payal walked for Lakme Fashion Week India’s First ever plus-size Fashion Show 2016 as well in 2018.

She has worked with many big brands like Olay, Shein, Lakme Fashion Week, Junarose Dresses, Lifestyle, Lulu & Sky, Daniel Wellington, Fashion Nova Curve, StalkBuyLove, aLL – the plus size clothing, Xmex, The Plum Tree, Urbanic, Spirit Animal, FAE, Amydus, Isa – the designer wear by dolly wahal, DBTL, Calae, and other small brands.

Also, featured in the magazines, newspapers, and articles – Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Grazia, Femina, Hindustan Times, Mumbai Mirror, Times of India, Dainik Jagran, India times, Gujarati and many more regional newspapers, Scoopwoop, Vagagram, WomenWeb.

If that was not enough Payal also appeared for reality Shows Mtv Big f and MTV Elevator Pitch.

She actively does photoshoots for many Indian brands who deals in plus size clothing.

Aashna Bhagwani

Aashana Bhagwani is a model and fashion blogger from Pune. She has worked with many famous brands like Shein, Fastrack,

Name:Aashna Bhagwani
Net Worth:$76 Million
Date of Birth:October 22, 1991
Relationship Status:Engaged to Prateek Bhaduri
Weight:Not Available
Business Venture:Not Available
Instagram:aashna_bhagwani
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aashna.bhagwani
Website:aashnabhagwani.com
Aashna Bhagwani plus size model india

Apart from modelling Aashan also loves blogging. She started her blog in 2014. She used to write about Fashion, Beauty, Lifestyle and her personal views on them. She pursues plus size fashion where everyone can be comfortable in their skin.

Also see: Top Fashion Bloggers in India

Ishleen Kaur Sethi

Famous for the name The Curvy Princess, Ishleen Kaur has been fighting. Her beautiful wedding pictures caught everyone’s attention on Instagram. Currently living in Australia Ishleen had a big fat Punjabi wedding.

With more than 60k follower on her Instagram, Ishleen has definitely inspired many girls. She started her blog in the year 2013 and has not looked back since.

Name:Ishleen Kaur Sethi
Date of Birth:August 27, 1994
Relationship Status:Married
Weight:Not Available
Business Venture:Not Available
Instagram:the_curvy_princess
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pg/plussowhat
Website: thecurvyprincess.com

Ishleen is a real example of beauty knows no shape. She is also called a body-positive bride.

Shreeya Khade

Shreeya Khade plus size model india
Name:Shreya Khade
Date of Birth:22/01/1992
Relationship Status:Single
Weight:Not Available
Business Venture:Tiffin Kart
Instagram:mycurvesgotglitter
Facebook:facebook.com/shreeya.khade
Website:mycurvesgotglitter.com (Under Development)

Mumbai based plus size model Shreeya wears many hats. A graduate from Electronics and Telecommunication engineer and MBA in marketing, Sheerya used to work as a Research Strategist.

Shreeya is now promoting for stylecracker.com from where you can buy clothing for plus size people. In the past, she has worked with WearEqual and blogged for SHEIN and stalkbuylove. Apart from fashion and beauty Shreeya also run a tiffin service in Mumbai by the name Tiffin Kart.

Her message to upcoming plus-size models is plain and simple ” Be yourself and don’t get confused by comparing your personality or body with someone else’s, the moment you realise the uniqueness you bring to the table, there’s no looking back.”

Tanvi Geetha Ravishankar

Name:Tanvi Geetha Ravishankar
Date of Birth:Not Available
Relationship Status:Married
Weight:Not Available
Business Venture:Not Available
Instagram:thechubbytwirler
Facebook:confessionsofthechubbytwirler
Website:confessionsofthechubbytwirler.wordpress.com
Tanvi Geetha Ravishankar plus size model india

Plus Size Fashion model, dancer, blogger, voiceover artist and fashion stylist Tanvi has done it all and broken all stereotypes around being plus size. This 28 years model was born and brought up in Mumbai. An IT graduate, Tanvi is trained in Indian classical dance for 15years ( Odissi, Bharatanatyam and Kathak).

She walked for Little Shilpa and aLL at the first-ever plus-size fashion show at Lakme Fashion Week ‘16. She has also won the Top Social Influencer Award. Her inspiration is too other plus-size people, who have made big names, Melissa McCarthy and Ashley Graham.

Her wardrobe mostly consists of stuff from H&M, Shein, Boohoo, ASOS, Torrid, and Simply Be. With around 27.5k followers on Instagram Tanvi says that she get the most appreciation for her bikini images.

Image Source: Instagram

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