A plus-size model, Tess Holliday is one of the famous plus size models based in Los Angeles. Besides, she is also an American blogger, and make-up artist and has appeared in several fashion campaigns and events. Additionally, she is popular for featured in Vogue Italia, H&M’s advertising, and others.
The American model was born as Ryann Maegen Hoven on July 5, 1985, in Laurel, Mississippi, US under the birth sign of Cancer. She is American by nationality and belongs to a white ethnic group.
Talking about Tess' parents, her mother Beth Hoven and father Doug Hoven. However, her mother left her father. She grew up along with her brother. At the age of ten, her mother became paralyzed and after that, Holliday moved to their grandparents' house along with her brother in Mississippi. Till her mother recovered, they was raised by her grandparents.
During her childhood, Tess was verbal abuse about her size by her father, Doug but her mother supported her and encouraged her to become a model.
At the age of 17, Holliday quit her schooling because, her friends started criticising of her weight and her pale skin.
A plus-size model, Tess is happily married to Australian businessman and photographer, Nick Holliday. The couple met each other in 2012. After dating for two years, they got engaged on July 5, 2014 and shared their wedding vows in October 2015.
In June 2016, the husband and wife are blessed with a child Bowie Holliday.
From her previous relationship, she tied a knot to an anonymous guy with whom she has a baby, Rilee. When Tess was just 20 years old, she gave a birth to her first child, Rilee. Currently, she has no more contact with Rilee’s father.
As of now, she lives happily with her husband, Nick and her blessing children. The happy family, currently resides in Los Angeles.
One of the successful plus-size models, Tess Holliday has an estimated net worth of $3 million, as of 2019. Looking at her lifestyle and career graph, she must have collected a handsome amount of net worth.
A source reported that, she earns an average salary $1.5 million per year.
She has 1.9m followers on Instagram. As per IMH, she is estimated to earn at the range of $3,886.5 - $6,477.5 per paid sponsored post from Instagram.Going through her Instagram photos, it seems she likes to travel to new places and loves to spend time with her family and friends.
At the age of 15, she went through several auditions to get into a print advertisement. Later, she moved to Seattle and worked as a make-up artist, hair stylist, and creative director at fashion events.
In 2010, she moved to Los Angeles and started working as a receptionist. Then, she turned into a professional model. Later, she featured in the documentary, Heavy.
Recently, she has done modeling for several brands incliding“Vogue Italia”, “Nylon Magazine”, “H&M”, “Marie Claire”, and so on.
In addition, she has also appeared on several TV shows including Ice and Coco, Entertainment Tonight and many more.
Tess Holliday is an American blogger, a plus-size model, and make-up artist.
34 years old.
Nick Holliday (m. 2015).
127 kg 279 lbs.
Laurel, Mississippi, United States.
5 feet 5 inches or 165 cm.