Liris Crosse, dubbed “The “Body” & “The Naomi Campbell of Plus”is an model/actress & pioneer in the fashion industry for full-figured women & African American women known for pushing curvy women into mainstream fashion! She’s graced magazines from American Vogue, Essence, British Cosmopolitan to Vibe as well as done in store campaigns for Lane Bryant& Ashley Stewart. Vibe Vixen Magazine named Liris in the “Top Ten Plus Models” in the industry, Huffington Post named her to the “Top Ten Most Popular Plus Models” & Dose.com named her to the “Top 20 Models Destroying Traditional Beauty Standards”! All of her hard work is paying off as she won the 2013 Plus Print Model of The Year Award at the Fashion Awards MD in her home state of Maryland. She’s also made her mark in the video vixen market& has been hailed as 1 of the Eye Candy Models of the decade by XXL Magazine. Liris has appeared in the films “The Best Man“, “Baby Boy“& on tv shows”The Wire“, Law & Order SVU. She also graced the 1stBlack issue of Plus Model Magazine for Feb.2014!! Liris has sashayed the runway shows for NY’s Full Figured Fashion Week & took her runway reign to British Plus Size Fashion Weekend in the UK & Plus Size Fashion Days in Germany where she was well received! She has graced the covers of Daily Venus Diva, Plus Model & Volup2 magazines!! In 2014 Liris created her Life Of A Working Model BootCamp which offers numerous classes to educate the new generation of models with quality knowledge on how to break into the model industry & also how to maintain & better their craft. It has been successful as women have gone on to sign with major agencies, walk in major runway shows & gain great confidence under her instruction.
She’s currently signed to IPM Models in NY, Dorothy Combs Models in Miami & Hughes Models in the UK. Liris can currently be seen in the in-store campaign for midwest retailer, Maijer & also walked the runway for reality tv competition “Project Runway’s” first ever plus size collection for New York Fashion Week! She also just became the 1st black model to grace the Goddess Lingerie campaign out now! Ms.Crosse continues to prove that the sky is the limit!