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Robyn Lawley Is Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue's First Plus-Size Model

15/12/2017 14:37 GMT

Sports Illustrated's 2015 Swimsuit Issue is making headlines for all the right reasons.

Not only does it include a plus-size advertising campaign, but size 12 (that's UK size 16) American model Robyn Lawley also makes an appearance.

She's the first woman of her size to ever get bikini-clad for the mag, and understandably, the 25-year-old is pretty psyched about it.

Say hello to the newest member of the #SISwim family... @Robynlawley1! (Photo: @jamesmacari/SI)

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Robyn's appearance in the swimsuit issue marks history, and she's even wearing a bikini from her own swimwear line.

MORE: What it's like to be a plus-size model in the UK

"I don't know if I consider myself as a plus-size model or not," Lawley told Time.

"I just consider myself a model because I'm trying to help women in general accept their bodies. "

Watch this to see the glossy, very gorgeous model in action...


Sports Illustrated Features Plus-Sized Models for First Time



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