Some of the top fashion models include Karlie Kloss, Andreea Diaconu, Gisele Bundchen, Adriana Lima, Kate Moss, Naomi Campbell and Cindy Crawford. Some top models enjoy a long history of celebrity status, such as Elle MacPherson, a former Miss Universe winner, and Paulina Porizkova, who is also an actress. These models appear on runways, in commercials and model for a variety of companies, including world-famous brands such as Victoria's Secret.Continue Reading
While some models have enjoyed long careers in the spotlight, others are relatively new to the fashion scene. Bundchen is one the most recognized models as of 2015. Her modeling history dates back to the early 1990s, when a scout discovered her in Brazil. Bundchen models for Victoria's Secret, and makes appearances on magazine covers as well.
Joan Smalls, a native of Puerto Rico, enjoys success as a model for makeup company Estee Lauder. She also models for Vogue magazine, and appears in several music videos. Unlike Bundchen, Smalls is relatively new to the international modeling scene, but nonetheless proves popular.
Heidi Klum, born in 1981, ranks among the most famous elite models. Her modeling career began in Germany, her native country. Klum's modeling career includes appearances in magazines; she specializes in modeling swimwear.
Miranda Kerr contracts with Victoria's Secret. She comes from Sydney, Australia, and although relatively new as of 2015, enjoys popularity on the modeling scene.
Kloss, an American model, draws attention for her modern haircut, a short bob, that contrasts with many longer hairstyles on models. Her modeling career includes photo shoots and covers for top fashion magazines such as Vogue.Learn more about Currency & Conversions