Toccara Jones was a contestant during Cycle 3 of ANTM.
Toccara was the eighth contestant eliminated on the third cycle of America’s Next Top Model, where she won “Covergirl of the Week” five times. She was recently voted as one of the most memorable contestants by AOL Entertainment.
She has been on the covers of Be, The Next Level Magazine (November 2005), Black Men magazine, Black Hair magazine, Braids magazine, and King magazine (February/March 2006, March/April 2006, and April 2008). She appeared in the December 2008 issue of Ebony magazine.
Toccara has modeled for Ashley Stewart, Avon, Torrid, New York and Company, Target, Essence magazine, Vibe magazine and Smooth magazine. Her runway shows include Hot 97’s Third Annual Full Frontal Hip hop Fashion Show, Luxe & Romance Fall 2005, BET Presents: Rip The Runway 2, Elle Girl presents Dare To Be You: Wal-Mart Meets America’s Next Top Models 2005 and Alice & Olivia Fall 2006. She was also selected to be part of the 2007 Rocawear “I Will Not Lose” campaign representing the Rocawear plus-size line for full-figured females.
Toccara continues to model by participating in BET’s Rip the Runway. At the 2009 Rip the Runway, which was held at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City. She featured several items by designers including: Project Runway’s Korto Momula and Portege.
She was photographed by Steven Meisel for the July, all black issue of Vogue Italia and had a 14-page spread in the magazine. The “Black Issue” featured significant past and current black models in response to the “black out” of black models preventing them from getting hired for print and runway jobs.
She was featured in Cycle 11 as CoverGirl’s Top Model in Action. Since ANTM, Toccara signed with Wilhelmina Models as a plus-size model.
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