Towie star, Gemma Collins has announced she is the Victoria Beckham of the plus-sized world. The 34-year-old star has compared herself to Spice Girl-turned-fashion icon, Victoria Beckham arguing they both rose from obscurity to become fashion star in their respective markets.

Gemma noted, “I dropped out of college because it bored the living daylights out of me. But I love fashion and I've always had an interest in it”

The Writer, went from car sales woman in Essex to reality TV star favourite, to a successful businesswoman and a curvy designer like Victoria Beckham.

Gemma Collins added, her crowds’ inspirational messages have helped her to build her career. The blonde star's latest additions to her range include colourful and cleverly-cut tops and blouses, and funky fringed kimono.