In the Israeli city of Beersheba for over twenty years in a row held a beauty contest called "Miss thick and beautiful».
Participation of women take from 80 to 120 kilograms. This year for the first 16 ladies fought.
Girls size "Plus" proudly walked down the runway, smiling and showing the jury casual clothes and evening dresses; competition swimwear, unlike traditional beauty contests, there was.
The winner of the contest was unusual Vered Fisher. She received not only the title but also the diamond ring as well as a contract with a modeling agency.
The founder of "Miss thick and beautiful," fashion Esterika Nadzhid said that the first time the idea of this contest, she suggested in the mid-1990s. "People call me crazy, but when I organized it, I was surprised by the number wishing to take part in it women," - said Nadzhid. According to her, the competition is designed to explain to women that they should love themselves as they are.