Pregnant Ashley Graham has jumped on Instagram to flaunt pictures of herself looking beautiful to the ‘Harper’s Bazaar’ Icons Party as the New York Fashion Week started last night.
The famous model rocked a black sleeveless bodysuit with sheer black panels designed to make up her skirt.
In some of the pictures, Graham, who is expecting her first child with her hubby of nine years, Justin Ervin, was seen caressing her baby bump.
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Ashley Graham (born October 30, 1987) is an American plus-size model and television presenter.
When Graham was in eighth grade, she moved to Lincoln, Nebraska with her family. Growing up, she was diagnosed with ADD and dyslexia. She has two younger sisters. She attended Scott Middle School from 1999 to 2002 and attended Lincoln Southwest High School from 2002 to 2005. She was identified in 2000 by the I & I agency while shopping at Oak View Mall in Omaha, Nebraska.
In 2001, Graham signed a deal with Wilhelmina Models, after attending a model convention. In 2003, she signed a deal with Ford Models. During her early career, she appeared in YM magazine. In April 2007, she was profiled by Sally Singer of Vogue magazine. She appeared on the October 2009 issue of Glamour editorial “These Bodies are Beautiful at Every Size,” along with plus-size models including Kate Dillon Levin, Amy Lemons, Lizzie Miller, Crystal Renn, Jennie Runk and Anansa Sims. In 2010, Graham appeared in a controversial Lane Bryant TV commercial. The commercial received over 800,000 views on YouTube and was covered by news outlets such as The Huffington Post and the New York Post. On May 31, 2010, she appeared on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, to address the controversy.
Graham is a proponent of the body positivity and the Health at Every Size movements. In 2016, she became the first size 16 model to be featured on the cover of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. Glamour described Graham’s cover as “bringing size acceptance into the mainstream”.
Graham has participated in missionary work in South Africa with the Themba Foundation.
She met her husband, Justin Ervin, a videographer, at church in 2009; they married the following year. In August 2019, Graham and Ervin announced that they are expecting their first child.