Lily Aldridge was born November 15, 1985 in Santa Monica, California. She started modeling at the age of 16, doing ads for Abercrombie & Fitch. She is primarily known for her work as a Victoria’s Secret Angel and as a Sports Illustrated Swimsuit model. She has been featured in ad campaigns for GAP, Tommy Hilfiger, Coach, JCrew, Rocawear, Arden B., Rag and Bone, Shiatzy Chen, Bobbi Brown, Sm[...]
 
 
 
Karen Elson was born January 14, 1979 in Oldham, England. She was discovered when she was 16 by the owner of Boss Models. She has appeared on the cover of most of the top fashion magazines, including: Vogue, W, Dazed & Confused, Numéro, British Harper's Bazaar, Marie Claire, Elle, Lula, Foam Magazine and Nylon. Karen Elson has worked with most of the top fashion photographers, such as: A[...]
 
 
 
Chanel Iman was born December 1, 1990 in Atlanta, Georgia. She started modeling at age 12 in LA, and truly emerged into modeling when she entered the Ford Supermodel of the World contest and finished third. She soon signed with Ford and her career blossomed. She has appeared in editorials for Allure, Harper’s Bazaar, V, Pop, i-D, Elle, Vanity Fair, and Vogue. Chanel Iman has walked the runwa[...]
 
 
 
Liu Wen was born January 27, 1988 in Youngzhou, Hunan, China. She began modeling in 2005 when she entered the New Silk Road World Model Contest, which she did not win, but which got her started in modeling. She was soon featured in Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar. In 2007, she did an editorial for Karl Lagerfeld and Viktor and Rolf, which launched her as a high profile model. Liu Wen has appeared [...]
 
 
 
Maggie Rizer was born January 9, 1978 in Staten Island, New York. Her mother sent her photos to the Ford Modeling Agency and eventually committed to modeling after attending college. Her first major modeling breakthrough came in 1997 for Italian Vogue. Maggie Rizer has worked on fashion campaigns for: Versace, Prada, Calvin Klein, Valentino SpA, Céline, Louis Vuitton, Balenciaga, Escada, Lanvin[...]
 
 
 
Gemma Ward was born November 3, 1987, in Perth, Australia. She started in modeling when she was with friends at a model search competition called “Search for a Supermodel”. She was noticed by a scout for Vivien’s Model Agency, and eventually got noticed by a model scout for IMG in New York City. At the age of 15 she began her modeling career at the Australian Fashion Week in 2013. At 16, she ap[...]
 
 
 
Alek Wek was born on April 16, 1977 in Wau, Sudan (now South Sudan). She was discovered at a market in 1995 in Crystal Palace, London. She has appeared on the cover of Elle, i-D, Cosmopolitan, Glamour, Forbes, and Ebony, and has been featured in editorials for most of the major fashion magazines. Alek Wek has walked for: Chanel, Moschino, Fendi, Dries Van Noten, Ralph Lauren, Karl Lagerfeld,[...]
 
 
 
Carolyn Murphy was born August 11, 1974, Fort Walton Beach, Florida. She is considered one of the “Modern Muses” and one of the top fashion models of the 90’s and 2000’s. She has been featured in campaigns for: Calvin Klein, Missoni, Tiffany & Co., Gucci, Versace, Estee Lauder, Fendi, MaxMara, Harry Winston, Lord & Taylor, Tom Ford, Roberto Cavalli, Cesare Paciotti, and Vince Camuto. [...]
 
 
 
Christy Turlington was born January 2, 1969 in Walnut Creek, California. She was discovered in Miami, Florida while horseback riding by photographer Dennie Cody. At 14, she started modeling during the summer, and after she turned 18, she moved to New York City to model full-time. Over her career, Turlington has done campaigns for: Calvin Klein, Chanel, Yves Saint Laurent, Marc Jacobs, Donna Kar[...]
 
 
 
Adriana Lima was born June 12, 1981 in Salvador, Brazil. At the age of 15 she entered and one Ford Model’s “Supermodel of Brazil” model search. Soon after she entered Ford Model’s “Supermodel of the World” and came in second place. Several years after these contests, Lima moved to NYC and signed on with Elite Model Management. Her early modeling work included editorials in various editions of V[...]