Ashley Ann Graham
Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
From 1999 to 2002, she went to Scott Middle School.
From 2002 to 2005, she attended Lincoln Southwest High School in Lincoln, Nebraska.
Plus size model, Body activist
- Father – Unknown
- Mother – Unknown
- Siblings – She has two younger sisters.
Ashley Graham is signed to several modeling agencies –
- IMG Models – New York
- IMG Models – Milan
- IMG Models – London
- IMG Models – Sydney
- Wilhelmina Models
- Ford Models
5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
91 kg or 201 pounds
Ashley met videographer Justin Ervin at a church in 2009. They started dating after that instant and got married in 2010.
Race / Ethnicity
- Big and beautiful
- Full lips
42-30-46 in or 107-76-117 cm
16 (US) or 46 (EU)
10 (US) or 40.5 (EU)
She has worked with several brands and appeared in the advertisements for Bloomingdale’s, Elomi Lingerie, Evans, Hanes, Lane Bryant, Levi’s, Macy’s, Nordstrom, Old Navy, Simply Be, Target and the list go on.
She has not revealed about her religious beliefs publicly.
Best Known For
Working as a lingerie model for the plus-size clothing store, Lane Bryant.
She has not done any of the films.
First TV Show
Apart from fashion shows, she first appeared on the talk show The Tonight Show with Jay Leno in 2010 as herself in the episode #43 of season 18.
Ashley does regular workouts to maintain her curves. She spends quality time in the gym to tone her legs (hamstrings, quadriceps, glutes). She was once a size 18, but now with regular exercises and controlled diet, she has taken it down to size 16.
Ashley even does cycling from Brooklyn to Harlem and then back; that’s around 25+ miles.
She even attends aerobics sessions and does high-intensity cardio.
Her workout is really intense and not for the weak persons to follow straightaway. You can check her workout moves at PopSugar.
Ashley has teamed with Curvy Fit Club to carve a 15 minute morning workout, especially for her fans so that they can maintain / get their curvy body just like Ashley.
Ashley Graham Favorite Things
- Food – French Fries
- Song – Fred Hammond’s Love You Forever
- Sports Illustrated Model – Chrissy Teigen
- Sport – Tennis
- Shower Song – Beyoncé‘s Run the World
- Football Team – Minnesota Vikings
Source – Refinery29, InStyle, Wikipedia
Ashley Graham Facts
- Ashley has launched her own plus-sized lingerie collection after getting inspired from “Fifty Shades of Grey” in May 2015.
- She started modeling after getting discovered by I & I agency in Oak View Mall at the age of 12 (in 2000).
- She is a morning person.
- She goes with the life motto – “Sexy is a state of mind.”
- She has been included in the list of Top Sexiest Women in models.com list.
- Her Lane Bryant lingerie commercial was banned in 2010 from appearing on television screens. This helped her to get a lot of media coverage.
- She has graced the cover pages of numerous fashion magazines like Vogue, Latina, Glamour, and O Magazine.
- Ashley was Full Figured Fashion Week’s Model of the Year 2012.
- She is a high school speaker, who speaks about body acceptance and body image.
- Jennifer Lopez is Ashley’s idol.
- Ashley was Sports Illustrated’s “Rookie of the Year 2016” and hence officially became an SI swimsuit model.
- Ashley has also appeared in MTV’s Made in 2007.
- She is the first plus-sized model to be hired by Jennifer Lopez for her clothing line.
- Visit her official website @ www.ashleygraham.com.
- Find more about Ashley on Twitter, Facebook Profile, Facebook Page, Instagram, Tumblr, and Pinterest.