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Elle Quebec puts model's curves front and centre

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This month's Elle Québec has a lot of people talking, and is even making headlines internationally

The May edition of the French-language magazine focuses on diversity. 

Fashion insiders are lauding the concept. 

But some in the fashion industry question why Justine Legault, the beautiful plus-size model on the cover was photographed in what seems to be an unflattering angle that would rarely be used for sample-sized models. 

An article in the magazine also revealed a lukewarm reception for plus-sized models among designers.

How much progress is being made in the fight to have more diversity of body types in the world of fashion?

Jeanette Kelly speaks to the magazine's brand director, Sandra Abi-Rahed, as well as Marie-Josée Trembe, the president of Specs Model Management

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