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Last week's reveal of Sports Illustrated's swimsuit issue was monumental: For the first time, a plus size model will join the ranks of SI's bikini-wearing babes.

After a killer year for some of our favorite beauties, it's safe to say that plus size models are taking the fashion industry by storm--and it's about damn time.

Here, a few of our favorite recent moments. 

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Myla Dalbesio for Calvin Klein

Calvin Klein's fall 2014 "Perfectly Fit" ads featuring size 10 stunner Myla Dalbesio are awesome. Even better was the understated way the campaign debuted: No self-congratulatory announcement, just a gorgeous gal in her Calvins

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Candice Huffine in the Pirelli Calendar

The Pirelli calendar always brings the heat, but this year's edition was made even sexier with the addition of ultra bombshell Candice Huffine. 

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Tess Holliday Makes History

Last month, Holliday became the first woman of her size to land a modeling contract. She's also the founder of the #effyourbeautystandards movement, making her our woman crush and a gorgeous reminder that every body is beautiful. 

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Ashley Graham for Swimsuits for All

Is it hot in here, or is it just Sports Illustrated's first plus size ad with Ashley Graham? (Suit guy knows what's up.) 

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Robyn Lawley in "Sports Illustrated"

Cover girl, schmovergirl: We're grabbing a copy of SI for this insanely gorgeous shot of Australian beauty Robyn Lawley, the first curvy (she prefers the term to "plus size") model to grace its pages. 

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