Plus size model signs historic deal


Mississippi: The 29-year-old, from Mississippi in the US, has become the first woman of her size to be signed to a major modelling agency. Milk Model Management announced the contract with plus-size division Curves in a post on Instagram. Tess is a size 24 in the UK and about 5ft 5in tall, making her bigger and shorter than any model signed by Curves in the past.

“She’s such a role model for so many women”, said Anna Shillinglaw, owner and director of MiLK Model Management