Modelling has undeniably dominated the modern world. People from this industry are often expected to project something that could influence the society. Some may have successfully ramped their way to stardom with glitz and glamour but some were unfortunately tested by bad luck.
Successful fashion models came from different part of the world. And America, as a home of beautiful people, had produced a lot of outstanding fashion models who had established their names globally. Check out the names of America’s most beautiful faces in the world of modelling. They might be one of your choice, too.
#1 Angela Lindvall
American model and actress Angela Lindvall was born in Midwest City, Oklahoma. She was discovered by an IMG talent scout at the early age of 14 while doing a local fashion show at Kansas City. Lindvall was featured in several high-profile magazines like ELLE, Harper’s Bazaar, Marie Claire, Numero and Vogue. She was a regular ramp model of Victoria’s Secret fashion shows from 2000 to 2008. As an actress, she appeared in films like Kiss Kiss Bang in 2005 and Small Apartment in 2010. She also hosted the fashion reality series Project Runway: All Stars, an extension of the popular series Project Runway.
#9 Emily DiDonato
This blue-eyed Italian model from Goshen, New York has an Irish and native American ancestry. She was fully recognized as a model of Victoria’s Secret as well as for being the face of Maybelline new York in 2009. Spring of 2009 when she was given the break to be the face of Guess and in Ralph Lauren’s spring 2009 advertisement campaign, “Rugby.” She was able to walk the runway at the ready to wear shows for the Spring/Summer 2013 for Christian Cota and in the Autumn/Winter ready to wear shows for er Vuitton Michael Angel.
#8 Joan Smalls
Racial issues doesn’t shake the world of Joan Smalls, a high ranking fashion model from Hotillo Puerto Rico. In fact, she was ranked the number one model in the world of 2013. Presently, she was being lined up with other highest paid models to campaign for big companies like Gucci,Prada, Givenchy, Calvin Klein, Balmain, Marc jacobs, Alexander Wang and the first Latina model to work with Estée Lauder cosmetics.
#7 Gigi Hadid
Gigi Hadid started modelling at the early age of 2 with Baby Guess but had stopped because she has to prioritize school first. In 2012, she was able get back on track as the face the Guess campaign as an adult. Hadid has also graced the cover issue of Vogue, Schon!, Numer, Allure, W Magazine and teen Vogue. Aside from Guess, she had also able to star in campaigns for Versace, Penshoppe, Balmain, F/W 2015, Topshop, Max Mara, and Stuart Weitzman. The british Fashion Council named her as an “International Model of the Year”. She find her way in showbiz with her appearance on the series ‘Real Housewives of Beverly Hills.’
#6 Taylor Hill
Print, runway and commercial model Taylor Marie Hill was born in Palatine, Illinois and was raised in Arvada. She was a gymnast before entering the modelling world. She was 14 years old when she was first scouted as a model in Granby, Colorado. In 2015, she walked the runway for Paris couture and became the favorite of American Vogue. In that same year, she was named “Model of the Year” in social media at Fashion Media Awards. Presently, she was Victoria’s Secret Angel since she joined the group in 2015. She was ranked number 17 on Forbes’ ‘The World’s Top-Earning Models’ list. In July 2016, she was named as the new face of Lancôme.
#5 Lindsey Wixson
She is best identified with her unique “bee-stung lips”, dimpled cheeks and gapped front teeth which she inherited from her father. Born in Wichita, Kansas, Wixson began her modelling career in 2009 with VIsion Models in Los Angeles. Wixson was being introduced as a “teen supermodel” at the age of 17 in national television appearance on CNN. She is currently ranked number 20 on the “Top 50 Models Women” list by MODELS.com.
#4 Martha Hunt
Martha Hunt was a fashion model from Wilson, North Carolina. She had appeared on the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in 2013, 2014 and 2015. She was also the part of the first Victoria’s Secret Swim Special in 2015 and became a Victoria’s Secret Angel in that same year. Hunt has walked over 180 fashion shows since her first runway work in 2007 at Paris Fashion Week. She also works as a spokesmodel for Free People.
#3 Karlie Kloss
Kloss was born in Chicago Illinois but was raised in St. Louis, Missouri. She was considered to be one of America’s biggest models at present. She was a Victoria’s Secret Angel until 2015. Year 2000 when she was named one of the top 30 models by Vogue Paris. She was identified for her runway walk as one of the most different and powerful. She had a classic look that will definitely grace the industry even if she ages.
#2 Tori Praver
She is a 5 ft 11 inches tall American model and swimwear fashion designer. Praver was best known for her participation in the 2007-2009 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. She was the youngest face of Guess (clothing) in 2006 and was the Global brand Ambassador for Billabong (Clothing) in the year 2009. In that same year, she initiated her own line of swimwear, the Tori Praver Swimwear. Year 2013 when she tied a knot to her long-term boyfriend, a professional surfer Danny Fuller. Their wedding was featured in Vogue.
#1 Kendall Jenner
From the the famous Jenner/Kardashian clan, rise this most beautiful face in the world of modelling. She undeniably captures the heart of the majority in the industry. She was featured in numerous editorials and cover shoots for LOVE and some international Vogue editions. She, like other famous model had walked with Victoria’s Secret and was chosen as a brand ambassador for Estée Lauder’s multimedia ad campaigns. She was ranked number 16 at the Forbes magazine’s 2015 list of “top earning models.” She was also listed as one of the top 10 “most followed celebrities on Instagram” as of 2016 and was named as one of the 50 “most beautiful people in the world” by the People magazine.