|Curvy Kate’s newest recruit, Lizzie Haines has won Plus Size Model of the Year with 100percentpeople.com beating celebs and other well-known models to the esteemed title.
Flaunting a shapely size 14 figure, Lizzie won the public’s support
through her confidence and desire for new challenges by proving just how
gorgeous real curves look in lingerie. Making her first modelling debut
this year, Lizzie was crowned queen of curves in the celebrated Star in
a Bra competition hosted by D plus lingerie brand, Curvy Kate.
Launching for the first time this year the ‘Plus Size’ awards
accumulating over 64,000 votes in just under a month. Kathryn Whatton,
Managing Director of 100percentpeople comments on Lizzie’s victory ‘We
at 100percentpeople are pleased that Lizzie Haines, who was in the lead
from virtually day one, has won the 2011 Plus Size Model Award. It is
good to see that this young woman is not only a model but also a budding
30 year old entrepreneur and freelancer Lizzie, runs her own business
and blog called ‘Do It Momma.’ Her inspiration for her craft based blog
came about after Star in a Bra; to combine all the things she loved
doing creatively including photography and textiles.
The plus size model comments on her win "Let’s just say it’s more
than a little bit surreal! To go from winning the Curvy Kate
competition to gaining an accolade like this all in one year is not
something I ever imagined would happen”.
Lizzie will now take part in the judging panel for the Star in a Bra
competition 2012 and has recently taken part in the AW12 photo-shoot
with Curvy Kate. She can be seen modelling the SS12 collection on www.curvykate.com.