Raquel Zimmermann was born May 6, 1983 in Bom Retiro do Sul, Brazil. She was discovered at the age of 14 by a scout in Porto Alegre, Brazil. She started modeling in Japan, and then moved to Paris. Not long after she was featured on the cover of Vogue Italia, shot by Steven Meisel. Raquel Zimmerman has worked on fashion campaigns for: Alexander McQueen, Balenciaga, Bloomingdales, Bottega Veneta,[...]
 
 
 
Constance Jablonski was born April 17, 1991, in Lille, France. She entered the Elite Model Look Contest in 2006 and walked her first runway in 2008. She has walked the runway for: Shiatzy Chen, Donna Karan, Dior, Gucci, Burberry, Yves Saint Laurent, Alexander McQueen, Balmain, Balenciaga, Zac Posen, Sonia Rykiel and Elie Saab. She has also walked the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. Constance[...]
 
 
 
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 [...]
 
 
 
Anja Rubik was born June 12, 1983 in Rzeszów, Poland. She started her modeling career when she was attending school in Paris. She has done fashion campaigns for: Karl Lagerfeld, Lacoste, Estée Lauder, Oscar de la Renta, Jimmy Choo, Emanuel Ungaro, Emporio Armani, Victoria’s Secret, Hermès, Valentino, Gucci, H&M, GAP, Fendi, Lanvin, Balmain, and Belstaff. Anja Rubik has walked the runway [...]
 
 
 
Helena Christensen was born December 25, 1968 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She was the winner of the Miss Universe Denmark contest in 1986. In 1987 she was a finalist in the Look of the Year and then moved to Paris to pursue her modeling career. She has appeared in many major fashion campaigns, including: Revlon, Chanel, Versace, Lanvin, Prada, Sonia Rykiel, Hermes, Valentino, Karl Lagerfeld, Victor[...]
 
 
 
Cindy Crawford was born February 20th, 1966 in DeKalb, Illinois. She entered the Elite Model Management’s Look of The Year contest, was the runner up, and was subsequently picked up by the Chicago branch of Elite. In 1986, she moved to New York City and signed with Elite Model Management in New York. She was one of the biggest models of the 80’s and 90’s, appearing on the cover of hundreds of t[...]
 
 
 
Karlie Kloss was born August 3, 1992 in Chicago, Illinois. She began her modeling career at the age of 14 with a cover for Scene Magazine in Chicago. She was noticed by the staff at Elite Models Chicago, which brought her to the attention of Elite Model Management in New York City. Karlie Kloss has been featured in campaigns for: Rebecca Taylor, Jean Paul Gaultier, Donna Karan, Nina Ricci, Chlo[...]
 
 
 
Angela Lindvall was born January 14, 1979 in Midwest City, Oklahoma. At the age of 14, she was discovered by a model scout while participating in a fashion show in Kansas City. She soon signed with modeling industry giant, IMG Models. Angela Lindvall has appeared on the cover or in editorials for: Vogue, Elle, Harper’s Bazaar, W, I-D, Numero and Marie Claire. She walked the catwalk for Victoria’s [...]
 
 
 
Yasmeen Ghauri was born March 23, 1971 in Montreal, Quebec. She was discovered at 17, while working at McDonald’s, by someone in the fashion industry. She entered into modeling when there was a saturation of Northern European type looks, and her ethnic appearance brought a fresh look to the modeling world. She has appeared in, or on the cover of: Elle, Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Marie Claire, and [...]
 
 
 
Daria Werbowy was born on November 19, 1983 in Krakow, Poland, and moved to Mississauga, Canada when she was three years old. At age 14 she won a national modeling contest and was discovered by Susan J. Model and Talent in Toronto before signing with Elite Model Management. In 2002 she signed an exclusive deal with Prada, which effectively launched her modeling career. In 2003 Werbowy appeared [...]