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[...]
 
 
 
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,[...]
 
 
 
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,[...]
 
 
 
Lauren Hutton was born on November 17, 1943 in Charleston, South Carolina. She moved to New York City in the mid 1960’s, and quickly became a top model. She has appeared on the cover of Vogue magazine a record 26 times. Known for her signature gap tooth, a trait she attempted to hide early in her career, but which eventually brought her a distinct look. In 1973, Hutton finalized a deal with Rev[...]
 
 
 
Patti Hansen was born on March 17, 1956 in Tottenville, Staten Island. She was discovered at the age of 14, and would become one of the most well known models of the 1970’s. She is also known for being married to Rolling Stones guitarist, Keith Richards. She has appeared on the covers of Seventeen, Vogue, Esquire, Cosmopolitan, Harper’s Bazaar, and Glamour. Patti Hansen has worked on campaig[...]
 
 
 
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[...]
 
 
 
Naomi Campbell was born May 22, 1970 in Streatham, South London. Her modeling career started in earnest in 1986, but had been in music videos prior to that. She is considered one of the supermodels of the 1990’s. She has walked the catwalk for designers, such as: Marc Jacobs, Yves Saint Laurent, Chloé, Diane Von Furstenberg, Prada, Chanel, Givenchy, Dolce & Gabbana, Burberry, Zac Posen, Blu[...]
 
 
 
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[...]