Tess Holliday

Facts of Tess Holliday
Full Name: Tess Holliday
Age: 36 years
Birthday: 05 Jul
Birthplace: Laurel, Mississippi
Nationality: American
Gender: Female
Horoscope: Cancer
Divorce: Nick Holliday
Net Worth: $4 million
Height: 5 feet 5 inches (1.65m)
Profession: plus-size model, blogger, social media star, and make-up artist
Sibling: one brother

Tess Holliday is an American plus-size model, blogger, internet personality, and make-up artist. Tess Holliday is well-known for being featured in Vogue Italia, H&M advertising, Marie Claire, and other publications.

How old is Tess Holliday?

Tess Holliday was born Ryann Maegen Hoven on July 5, 1985. Tess Munster is her formal name. She is originally from Laurel, Mississippi, USA. Her zodiac sign is Cancer, and she is 35 years old. Her father’s name is Doug Hoven, and her mother’s name is Beth Tadlock.

Unfortunately, her mother abandoned her father when she was very young. As a result, she claims her family moved forty times before she turned ten. Furthermore, her mother was paralyzed and disabled after being shot twice in the head by her fiance in June 1995. Her fiance was charged with attempted murder as a result.

Tess was bullied since fifth grade for her weight and pale skin, for having a disabled mother, and for living in a trailer behind her grandparents’ house. As a result, she dropped out of school at the age of 17 and earned her GED.

How much is Tess Holliday’s Net Worth?

Through her hard work, this amazing model undoubtedly earns a small fortune. Her modeling career could be her primary source of income. Her net worth as of 2021, on the other hand, is $4 million.

Is Tess Holliday single?

Rylee, Holliday’s son, was born when she was 20 years old. And, as of June 2015, she had lost contact with Rilee’s father. Tess and Nick Holliday married on July 5, 2014. As a result, they first met in 2012 on Tumblr. Nick is an Australian businessman, photographer, and artist.

They secretly married on July 5, 2014. In 2016, she became pregnant. Bowie Juniper Holliday, their son, was born in June 2016. They have since divorced. In addition, when it comes to her sexuality, she came out as pansexual in 2019. She recently stated in 2021 that she was recovering from anorexia.

How tall is Tess Holliday?

Tess is a beautiful and self-assured woman. She stands 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs around 130 kilograms. Her body measurements are 52-49-56 inches. Her dress size is 22 or 3x (US), and her shoe size is 8.5. (US). She has brown eyes and brown hair.

Tess has numerous tattoos on her body. Her tattoos include a ‘Miss Piggy’ tattoo on her right outer forearm, a ‘Marilyn Monroe’ tattoo on her left bicep, a ‘Mae West’ tattoo on her right inner forearm, a ‘Hello Kitty’ tattoo on her right calf, a ‘plus-size mermaid’ tattoo on her right upper thigh, and a ‘Dolly Parton’ tattoo on her right arm.

Career line of Tess Holliday

  • Tess auditioned for a plus age casting call in Atlanta, Georgia, when she was 15 years old. She was told there that she would be lucky to do print advertisements or catalog work because she was too short and big. She later relocated to Seattle, where she worked as a make-up artist, head make-up artist, hairstylist, and creative director at fashion shows for two years.
  • Similarly, she returned to Mississippi when she was 20, gave birth to her son, and later returned to Seattle. She later relocated to Los Angeles in 2010.
  • Meanwhile, she was working as a receptionist at a Los Angeles dental office when she decided to become a professional model in 2011. Tess responded to Torrid’s “House of Dreams Model Search” and was accepted.
  • At the same time, after being discovered online, ‘A&E’ chose her to be the face of the documentary television series ‘Heavy.’ Similarly, in June 2011, she was named the face of the television show. She was also featured in a national commercial and on billboards across the country.
  • She has also been tagged on “fatshion” blogs, models accessories and plus size clothing lines, and was contacted to audition for Vh1’s ‘The Big Girls Club.’ She has also appeared in ‘Vogue Italia’ and ‘Nylon magazine.’
  • Tess shot her first naked photoshoot in 2012. By 2014, a video titled ‘#everyBODYisflawless’ was uploaded to Vimeo, featuring Tess and other plus-size fashion bloggers and models Gabi Gregg and Nadia Aboulhosn lip-syncing and dancing to Beyoncé’s 2013 song “Flawless.”
  • Tess has also appeared on television shows such as ‘Ice and Coco,’ ‘Entertainment Tonight,’ and many others.
  • Similarly, Milk Model Management announced in 2015 that Tess Holliday had been signed to their plus-size division, Curves. In May 2015, she had her first agency shoot.
  • Tess was also on the cover of ‘People.’ In September 2015, she appeared in H&M’s sustainable fashion campaign. Tess also appeared in the fall 2015 capsule collection campaign for ‘Addition Elle’. She also stated that she is in the process of designing her own clothing line. In November, she took part in a fashion shoot for the December 2015 issue of Marie Claire UK.
  • In January 2016, Canadian plus-size retailer ‘Penningtons’ announced a collaboration with Tess to launch a capsule collection bearing her name under their mblm label. She donates the profit she made from selling t-shirts with the phrase “Eff Your Beauty Standards” to a charity.