Gia Carangi was born November 18, 1986 in Philadelphia. She started modeling at 17 when she moved to NYC and signed with Wilhelmina Models. Her modeling career immediately took off, making her one of the top models of the late 70s. She had been featured on the cover of top fashion magazines, including: Vogue UK, Vogue Paris, American Vogue, Vogue Italia, and Cosmpolitan. Cia Carangi was feat[...]
 
 
 
Estelle Lefébure was born May 11, 1966 in France. She began modeling at 19, discovered by George Gallier. She was initially represented by Prestige Models in Paris, France, and then moved to NYC and was represented by American Model Management. Estelle Lefébure’s modeling career began to take off after she was featured in Guess campaigns during the 1980’s. She was featured on the cover of Ameri[...]
 
 
 
Candice Swanepoel was born on October 20, 1988 in the town of Mooi River, KwaZulu Natal Province, South Africa. She was discovered at a flea market in Durban when she was 15 by modeling scout Kevin Ellise. Swanepoel has had a very successful modeling career in runway work, appearing on top fashion magazine covers, and campaigns, most notable being her work as a Victoria’s Secret Angel starting [...]
 
 
 
Janice Dickinson was born February 16, 1955 in Brooklyn, New York. Dickinson started modeling in the early 70’s after winning a modeling content, and soon after moved to New York City. She had a different look than the standard blonde hair, blue eyed models of the day, allowing her to stand out, and became a very successful model in the 70’s and 80’s. She has appeared on hundreds of magazine co[...]
 
 
 
Alessandra Ambrósio was born on April 11, 1981 in Erechim, Brazil. At the age of 14 she was one fo the finalists for the Elite Model Look competition in Brazil. Her first major modeling experience was with Guess?. She has appeared in major ad campaigns for: Gucci, Dolce & Gabbana, Calvin Klein,Oscar de la Renta, Christian Dior, Escada, Fendi, Giorgio Armani, Guess, Emporio Armani, Moschino,[...]
 
 
 
Eva Herzigová was born March 10, 1973 in Litvinov, Czechoslovakia (now Czech Republic). In 1989 she was a modeling contest in Prague, while she was just 16, which launched her modeling career. She signed with Metropolitan Models, and her modeling career took off with a campaign for Wonderbra. Eva Herzigová has been featured in fashion campaigns for: Alain Mikli, Alberta Ferretti, Alessandro del[...]
 
 
 
Paulina Porizkova was born April 9, 1965 in Prostějov, Czechoslovakia. When a friend sent pictures of her to Elite, she was noticed by John Casablancas, and had her immediately come to Paris to begin her modeling career. Paulina Porizkova’s modeling career was doing very well in Paris, but when she appeared in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue in 1983, her career exploded. She appeared on the [...]
 
 
 
Bianca Balti was born March 19, 1984 in Lodi, Italy. Her first modeling job was the cover of L'Officiel. She is considered one of the top models working today. She has appeared in editorials, or on the cover of: Marie Claire, Harper’s Bazaar, Vogue, Cosmopolitan, and Playboy. Bianca Balti has appeared in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. She has worked on campaigns for: Roberto Cavalli,[...]
 
 
 
Carman Kass was born September 14, 1978 in Tallin, Estonia. She was discovered at the age of 14 by a model scout from Milan, Italy. She essentially started her modeling career, however, when she moved to Paris at the age of 18. She has walked the runway for: Marc Jacobs, Michael Kors, Calvin Klein, Ralph Lauren, Donna Karan, and Dolce & Gabbana. Carman Kass has been featured in campaigns[...]
 
 
 
Lexi Boling was born August 27, 1993 in Chicago Illinois. She started her modeling career when her mother took her to an open call at Ford models. She has been featured in editorials or on the cover for: Vogue (various around the world), Muse, Numéro, LOVE, W, Self Service, Document Journal, i-D, Interview, T Style, Harper’s Bazaar, V Magazine, Garage, and AnOther. Lexi Boling has walked the[...]