PMM Exclusive: The Winner of The 2017 Face of Torrid Model Search is…

After discovering Lyanna Lynette last year through their 2016 model search, plus size fashion retailer Torrid decided to do it again!

In July 2016, the brand announced that they were launching another nationwide model search. And the response was incredible with nearly 11,000 women applying to be the 2017 Face of Torrid. #TorridModel

Read moreTorrid Launches MyTorrid Model Search with In-Store Live Castings

The top 4 were chosen and America was given the chance to vote for their favorite.

Torrid has now tallied up the votes and we’re proud to partner with them in announcing the winner, which is also being revealed in the last episode of their web series.

The 2017 Face of Torrid is…

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Congratulations Maria! You can learn more about her in the finale of Torrid’s web series at

You can also follow Maria on Instagram here. Make sure to follow @torridfashion for more news and updates.