Sports Illustrated Took Diversity To The Runway By Casting Women Of Different Age & Body Types

Sports Illustrated Took Diversity To The Runway By Casting Women Of Different Age & Body Types

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We all know there’s no ideal beauty, yet we never witnessed the diversity that makes beauty so exciting. However, liberating women of different shapes is now something Sports Illustrated is a part of. And in particular, this idea was very much on display during Miami Swim Week 2021. 

At the annual showcase at Mondrian South Beach in Miami, gorgeous swimsuit models took to the runway to celebrate the release of the iconic yearly magazine, with a host of different body types. Back in March, you’ll recall the Magazine had revealed 2021’s Swimsuit Issue Models, introducing women of different ages, including backgrounds. 

Among the women who took the spotlight are Social Media Influencer Natalie Mariduena, Model and Actress Saje Nicole, Personal Chef Chelsea Heath, Model and Actress Christen Harper and Curve Model Amanda Kay. 

Actress And Personal Chef Chelsea Heath, From Newport Beach, California, Took To The Runway In A Cream Bikini Paired With A Peach Floral Gown. She Was A Finalist In The Magazine’s 2021 Swim Search.

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Model And Actress Christen Harper Of Los Angeles Looked Sensational On The Runway In A Daring Pink One-Piece. The GF Of American Football Star Jared Goff, Was Also A Finalist In The Magazine’s 2021 Swim Search. Earlier, Harper Had Revealed In An Audition Video That She’s Struggled With Insecurity About Her Body. 

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Miami-Based Model And Actress Saje Nicole Appeared Sensational On The Runway In A Red Animal Print Bikini, Followed By A Neon Green Two-Piece Paired With A Cropped Hoodie. 

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Natalie Mariduena Stormed The Runway In A Pink Leather One Piece Followed By A Tiny Animal Print Bikini And A High-Waisted Cream Two Piece. The 24-Year-Old Is The Assistant Of American Youtube Star David Dorbik And Head Of Brand For The New Social App Named Dispo.

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Canadian-Born Amanda Kay, Living In Los Angeles, Is One Of Several Curve Models To Make The Cut At This 2021’s Show. She Looked Gorgeous As She Walked The Runway In A Pink Satin Swimsuit Followed By A Snakeskin Bikini Paired With A Bright Orange Dressing Gown. 

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Amanda Had Grew Up All Over The World, Moving With Her Family To Jordan, Egypt, England, Dubai, And Abu Dhabi. 

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Natalie Gage Sent Pulses Racing A This 70s Style Bright And Colorful Bikini. She Also Appeared Sensational In A Gorgeous Pink Floral Two-Piece.

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Kristen Louelle Donned A Daring Mesh Swimsuit, Which Drew Attention To Her Pins With High Cut Out Details At The Side. She Also Looked Sensational In A Snake Print Tiny Bikinis That Tied At The Hips. 

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Brooks Nader Flaunted Her Gorgeous Body In A Longline Tan Bikini Top And Matching Bottoms As She Struck A Pose On The Catwalk.

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The SI Swim Veteran Models Three Different Designs On The Runway, Including Two Bikinis, One Of Which Featured A Stunning Boho-Style Top.

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Ella Halikas Had All Eyes On Her When She Walked The Runway Wearing This Bright Orange Bikini Which Tied At The Back With Ruffle Details At The Arms. Again, Ella Turned Heads As She Looked Stunning In A Tiny Animal Print Bikini. 

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