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Candice Huffine

Candice Huffine (born October 15, 1984)[3] is an international fashion model represented by IMG Models.[4] A former teenage beauty queen, she signed her first modeling commercial contract in 2000 and has since crossed over from the commercial world into high fashion.[5]

Candice Huffine
Born (1984-10-15) October 15, 1984 (age 33)
Georgetown, Washington, DC, United States
Nationality American
Occupation Model
Years active 2000–present
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Early lifeEdit

Huffine was born in Washington, D.C., and raised in suburban Maryland.[6]

CareerEdit

As a plus-size model Huffine has become known for reducing barriers[7] in the fashion industry. Her A-list work includes being featured in publications such as CR Fashion Book, Italian Vogue (cover), Vogue, W, V Magazine, i-D and Glamour.[8] She has worked with top industry names such as Mert and Marcus and Steven Meisel as well as Carine Roitfeld.

In 2015 she became the first plus-size woman to be featured in the Pirelli Calendar[9] and it 2016 she gained international attention for Lane Bryant's #ImNoAngel campaign.[10] She has appeared in multiple New York Fashion Week's including 2017 Fall/Winter walking the runway for noted designers such as Prabal Gurung, Sophie Theallet and Christian Siriano.[11]

Project StartEdit

In 2016 Huffine founded Project Start,[12] a collaborative initiative with Women's Running Magazine to encourage and inspire women to begin their running journey.

Personal lifeEdit

She married Matt Powers in October 2011 in Brooklyn, New York.[13][14] The couple live in Williamsburg, Brooklyn with their dog Jerry Brows.

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