When we think of high-fashion models, we usually imagine lanky bodies walking down the runway. But this year a number of shows at New York Fashion Week showcased curvy women. Notably, Project Runway alum Christian Siriano featured five plus-size models in his show. These models are still a small percentage of those at Fashion Week—Tim Gunn called out the entire industry for ignoring plus-size women last week—but it’s an important step.
Check them out below.