Robyn Lawley, one of the most successful plus size models is now modeling for Ralph Lauren. She announced her new gig as the first plus size model for Ralph Lauren on Good Morning America. At size 12, she stands at 6 feet 2 inches tall and spoke about how she initially started out as a "straight" model at the age of 16, the pressure to diet and change her body and eventually becoming a plus size model at the age of 19.
At age 23, she represents just how successful a plus size model can be. Will other brands follow suit? Check out a shot of Lawley below:
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