interview by tiffany bank
What made you decide to become a plus size model?
I feel like my entire life has conditioned me to become a model.
Since I was a toddler my mom tried to get my brother and I
signed to agencies and always told me I could model. But
because of the costs, my mom wasn’t able to afford it. It wasn’t
until 2011 when I first heard of plus modeling and learned it was
Name: Anastasia Furrow
Resides In: Provo, Utah
Height/Size: 5’4”, 16/18
a real industry, that grabbed my attention and made me realize
I could actually pursue this! The day I stumbled across Crystal
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Renn changed my whole perspective on the industry and my own
My favorite quote:
“Everything is energy and
that’s all there is to it. Match
the frequency of the reality
Who do you look to for curvy inspiration?
you want and you cannot
help but get that reality. It can
be no other way. This is not
philosophy. This is physics.”
– Albert Einstein.
First and foremost, Crystal Renn. As I just said, she was the first
(modern) plus size model I had come across, and the fact that
she was high fashion blew my mind.