Saturday, February 26, 2011

Top Fashion Model Michelle Alves Biography and photogallery

Michelle Alves Biography:

It doesn’t matter if you speak Portuguese, Italian, French or English, because no matter what your language of choice is, you’ll be able to converse with Michelle Alves.

Hometown: Londrina, Brazil

Height: 179

Eye Color: Green

Date of Birth: September 19, 1978

Agency: Elite

Campaigns: Christian Dior, Emporio Armani, L'Oreal, Michael Kors, Miss Sixty, Valentino, Victoria's Secret, Yves Saint Laurent, Akris 

Charities: Fashion Targets Breast Cancer 

Full Bio
It doesn’t matter if you speak Portuguese, Italian, French or English, because no matter what your language of choice is, you’ll be intelligent to converse by means of Michelle Alves. While her language skills are relatively impressive, the Brazilian born model’s culmination of cover is just as: she’s scored over 100 in her time as a model.

Born in Londrina, Parana, Brazil to a lawyer and engineer, Michelle quickly found her way into the model industry, though she originally was planning to civil engineering. The fashion world welcomed Michelle with open arms, and she runaway the classroom for a life of world traveling and photoshoots.

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Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Top Fashion Model Eniko Mihalik Biography and photogallery

Eniko Mihalik Biography:

Eniko Mihalik is one of the lucky few models who got her start in the industry thanks to an agency model search.

Residence: New York, NY, US

Hometown: Békéscsaba, Hungary

Height: 5'10"

Eye Color: Green

Date of Birth: May 11, 1987

Agency: Storm Model Management 

Campaigns: Max Mara 

Eniko Mihalik is one of the lucky few models who got her start in the industry thanks to an agency model search. In 2002, she was discovered after winning the Hungarian Elite Model Look contest. By 2006, she made her first runway appearances in Milan. Born on May 11, 1987, Eniko is originally from Békéscsaba, Hungary, but now lives in New York City. After making her debut in her homeland, she signed with multiple agencies and the Eniko takeover began. 
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Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Top Fashion Model Elise Crombez Biography and photogallery

Elise Crombez Biography:

Being a muse to the legendary Steven Meisel pretty much solidifies your place as a major model, and Elise Crombez isn't one to disappoint. 

Residence: New York, NY, US

Hometown: Moeskroen, Belgium

Height: 5'11"

Eye Color: Hazel

Agency: DNA Models 

Campaigns: Banana Republic, Eres, Gianfranco Ferre, H&M, Jil Sander , Lacoste, Louis Vuitton, Nina Ricci, Prada, Ralph Lauren, Valentino, Versace 

Born on July 24, 1982, in Moeskroen, Belgium, Elise says of modeling, "It's every girl's history where the most unattractive, tall, skinny girls in high school are picked on, and then suddenly, they turn into the opposite. It's kind of hard to believe." Kind of hard to believe indeed, considering Ralph Lauren, Prada, Jil Sander, and Elie Tahari have all chosen Elise to be the face of their collections.
An agent picked her out of oblivion one day on the street in Brussels, where she was attending college. Unconvinced a life of exotic travels and free fashion was for her, Elise tried several different careers, from marketing to translating, before she decided to give modeling a go after winning the 2000 Miss Mannequin modeling contest in Roeselare, Belgium.
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Monday, February 21, 2011

Top Fashion Model Coco Rocha Biography and photogallery

Coco Rocha Biography:

After she was discovered at an Irish dancing competition, Coco's star rose quickly, which Vogue confirmed when it named her one of the top models of 2007. She’s a favorite of photographer Steven Meisel and has been the face for Balenciaga.

Residence: New York, NY, US

Hometown: Vancouver, BC, Canada

Height: 5'10"

Eye Color: Blue 

Date of Birth: September 10, 1988

Agency: Elite 

Campaigns: Balenciaga, Chanel, Christian Dior, D&G, Dolce & Gabbana, H&M, Lanvin, Tommy 
Hilfiger, Yves Saint Laurent, Calvin Klein Fragrance, Gap, PHI, Esprit 

Charities: Children's Aid Society, Environmental Justice Foundation 

Coco Rocha caught the eye of a model scout while performing in an Irish dance competition. Although passionate about her dancing, it took some time for the Canadian to transition to the fashion world but when she did, she became a sensation practically overnight.

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Saturday, February 19, 2011

Top Fashion Model Behati Prinsloo Biography and Photogallery

Behati Prinsloo Biography:

Behati's star rose quickly after she was exposed in Cape Town by the same scout who found Kate Moss. She debuted for Prada and Miu exclusively, and has since walked for Chanel and Fendi. She's also been the features of Gap and Tommy Hilfiger.

Residence: New York, NY, US

Hometown: Namibia, Africa

Height: 5'11"

Eye Color: Hazel

Date of Birth: May 16, 1989

Agency: Women Model Management 

Campaigns: DKNY, H&M, Hugo Boss, Lacoste, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Missoni, Nina Ricci, Tommy Hilfiger, Victoria's Secret, Aquascutum 

Charities: Environmental Justice Foundation

Behati Prinsloo, born in Namibia on May 16, 1989, never wanted to be a model. But when Sarah Doukas, the matching Storm scout who exposed Kate Moss, decided Behati was the next hot thing, she just couldn't say no. After she was discovered at age 16 while vacationing in Cape Town, South Africa Behati debuted for Prada and Miu exclusively in September 2005. That same month she appeared in an editorial column for British Vogue. After a Vogue Italia editorial in December, it was back to Paris and Milan for the Fendi, Chanel, and Alexander McQueen shows in February 2006. A subsequent British Vogue editorial, photographed by Mario Testino, came in March.

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Friday, February 18, 2011

Top Fashion Modelel Anna Clevand Biography and photogallery

Anna Cleveland Biography:

Anna's been modeling practically since she was born thanks to her supermodel mom, Pat Cleveland. Her first main photo shoot came when she was 14: a spread for Vogue Paris. Since then, she's appeared in youngster Vogue and a D&G campaign.

Residence: New Jersey, US

Hometown: Lago Maggiore, Italy

Height: 5'10"

Eye Color: Blue 

Date of Birth: March 19, 1989

Agency: Trump Models

When your mother is a supermodel, it's hard not to follow in her footsteps. Anna Cleveland has been practicing her modeling practically since the day she was born, thankfulness to mom, Pat Cleveland.

"Seeing my mom twirl on the runway, I realized that I wanted to do that too," says Anna, who was born in the Netherlands on March 19, 1989, and grew up in Italy. And it wasn't long before she was up on the catwalk as well. Anna walked for Moschino at the tender age of 4, and walk with her brother plus mom in a Chanel show at 13, after Karl Lagerfeld personally flew them in. "I feel very lucky to be made aware of the ins and outs of the industry," Anna says about have a look after already so involved in the fashion world.

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Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Top Fashion Model Alessandra Ambrosio Biography and Photogallery

Alessandra Ambrosio Biography:

Alessandra, part of the Brazilian Invasion, is a Victoria's Secret Angel, and was the first spokes model for its Pink collection. She has been a Guess? Girl, has appeared on over 50 international magazine covers, and has her own swimwear line.

Residence: New York City, NY, US

Hometown: Erechim, Brazil

Height: 5'9.5"

Eye Color: Brown

Date of Birth: April 11, 1981

Agency: Elite 

Campaigns: Armani Exchange, Calvin Klein, Christian Dior, Dolce & Gabbana, Emporio Armani, Escada, Fendi, Gucci , Guess?, Oscar de la Renta, Ralph Lauren, Revlon, Victoria's Secret, Gap, Loewe

Charities: The National MS Society 

Alessandra Ambrosio is part of the brigade of glamazons better known as the Brazilian Invasion, which include Gisele, Ana, and Adriana. Born on April 11, 1981, the Erechim native began pursuing her model dreams at age 12 when she enrolled in modeling classes. The training salaried off: Alessandra won Brazil's Elite Model Look contest and soon landed on the cover of Elle Brasil.

In 2000, Alessandra and her friend Ana Beatriz Barros ushered in the New Year as the seductive faces of the Guess? Millennium movement. Alessandra's career took off and she was soon representing such brands as Revlon, Christian Dior, Calvin Klein, and Gucci. designer Christian Lacroix, Vivienne Westwood, and Oscar de la Renta wanted her to walk their runways.

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