Ralph Lauren casts first ever plus-size model Robyn Lawley #plussize

September 20th, 2012
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Robyn Lawley is First Ralph Loren Plus Size Model EVER

Not necessarily plus size in the real world (Australian 12), but Robyn Lawley has been cast as a model for the New Ralph Loren Campaign

given that Ralph Loren got into trouble earlier in the year for over-zealously photoshopping models to unrecogniseable sizes (on the thin size) – this is a real WIN for the fashion industry and Plus Size Beauties everywhere icon smile Ralph Lauren casts first ever plus size model Robyn Lawley #plussize

The Huffington post said “at age 23, Lawley is representative of the potential success a plus-size model can have” and we wholeheartedly agree.

To celebrate – let’s take a look at Robyn Lawley pictures,, ‘slenderised models and the Ralph Loren Plus Size Collection!

The Ralph Loren Issue

If you didn’t know, there was a whole lot of trouble when Ralph Loren chose to ‘slenderise’ models using photoshop to give them a warped thin look – it may have been a quirky feature but it certainly showed the think ethics of the company – but now that has all changed with a whole plus size section on Ralph Loren for women sizes 14-22.

Slenderised Models Scandal

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New Ralph Loren Plus Size Photos

Taken from the current .com website, this is the sort of thing you can expect to see rolling out across a lot of fashion houses I would have thought – especially when there are so many curvy celebs!

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…and finally the star of the show herself – Robyn Lawley

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