The following is a list of the top 10 most prominent female fashion models in the world. They are all exquisite women who come from diverse backgrounds and accomplishments in the modeling industry. In particular, their beauty isn’t the only thing they have going for them. Most have myriad other projects they are working on simultaneously.
Obviously, very few can make it in the supermodel world in light of the fact that such profession requires much skill, aptitude and ability. These top 10 models are very popular as they possess all these required features.
10. Katheryn Elizabeth
She is professionally known as Katy Perry. Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson, (born October 25, 1984), has been known to many people as a multi-tasking woman because apart from modeling she possesses may other adept qualities.
She is a gorgeous American actress, songwriter and singer and was also put on the list of the most renowned female fashion models. She was interested in gospel and secular music that’s why she decided to pursue her and moved to Los Angeles. Katheryn is known in the world of fashion because of both her gorgeousness and talent. She is ranked at number 10 in our list of the top 10 female fashion models.
9. Miranda Kerr
Miranda May Kerr is an Australian model (born 20 April 1983). Miranda entered the fashion industry at the age of 13 at Chaay’s modeling Agency. She won the Australian nationwide model competition arranged by Dolly Magazine and Impulse Fragrances.
In addition, Miranda is the first Australian female fashion model who gained popularity as one of Victoria’s Secret Angels in 2007. She is ranked at number 9 in our list of the top 10 female fashion models.
8. Niki Taylor
Niki Taylor is an American model (born March 5, 1975). At the age of 13, Niki signed with Irene Marie Models in South Florida. At the age of 15, she became the second youngest person to grace the cover of the magazine (Vogue), after Brooke Shields. Also she became the first spokes-model younger than 18 to sign a contract with CoverGirl and was featured in their widespread advertising campaign.
Some of her other ad campaigns have been for Nokia, Ellen Tracy, L’Oréal, Gap, Lee Jeans, Rampage clothes, and Pantene. She is ranked at number 8 in our list of the top 10 female fashion models.
7. Adriana Lima
Adriana Lima is a Brazilian female fashion model and actress (born June 12, 1981). Since 2000 she is best acknowledged as a Victoria’s Secret Angel and for her Kia Motors and Super Bowl commercials. She was also the spokes-model for Maybelline cosmetics from 2003 to 2010.
This lady, at the age of 16, committed to the fashion industry and often known as The Wonder Girl in the female fashion model industry because of her magnificence and talent. She is currently the brand ambassador for the Barcelona-based clothing brand Desigual. She is ranked at number 7 in our list of the top 10 female fashion models.
6. Alessandra Ambrosio
Alessandra Corine Maria Ambrósio hails from Brazil and is a world-renown female fashion model and actress born (April 11, 1981). She is known in her country as a Victorian princess. As a result of her hard work, in 2014 she became recognized as a top female fashion model in the Brazilian fashion industry.
She was offered a job working for Victoria’s Secret and was chosen as a delegate for the company’s “Pink” line. She is at present one of the Victoria’s Secret Angels and has modeled for world’s top brands such as Next, Christian Dior, and Ralph Lauren. Apart from this, Alessandra also showcases her talent as an emissary for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. She is ranked at number 6 in our list of the top 10 female fashion models.
5. Devon Aoki
Devon Aoki is an American female fashion model (born August 10, 1982), and grew up in California as well as spent some time in London. She attended high school at The American School in London. At the age of 13, Aoki started her modeling career in a festival, but later developed herself into a professional and renowned female model in the modeling industry.
Despite of her short height (most models are very tall), she did a great job while modeling for major fashion houses. Before starting her modeling career, she also was featured in some music videos such as “Something about the Way You Look Tonight”. She is ranked at number 5 in our list of the top 10 female fashion models.
4. Joan Smalls
Joan Smalls is a Puerto Rican fashion model (born July 11, 1988). After completing her degree in psychology at the Inter-American University, she moved to the United States to pursue her career in the modeling industry which was her true passion. In 2007, she was accepted to Elite Model Management and after sometime she performed her first catwalk for IMG Models Worldwide.
She represented Estée Lauder cosmetics in 2011 as the first Latina model. She was put on Forbes Magazine in the list of World’s Highest-Paid Models. Also she appeared as a supermodel on the cover of American Elle in 2014. She is ranked at number 4 in our list of the top 10 female fashion models.
3. Karlie Kloss
Karlie is an American female fashion model (born August 3, 1992). She was acknowledged as among the top 30 models of the 2000s by Vogue Paris. Also she was a Victoria’s Secret Angel from 2013 to 2015. She has also been successful on TV as she starred in Season Four, Episode 1 of Gossip Girl as herself.
She caught the eye of fashion designer John Galliano and has appeared in John Galliano and Dior campaigns. In 2014, Kloss was chosen as a face of Nike, Lancaster, Chanel Coco, and Noir Fragrance campaigns. She is ranked at number 3 in our list of the top 10 female fashion models.
2. Christie Brinkley
Christie Brinkley is an American female fashion model and actress (born February 2, 1954). She started her career in the late 1970s and Brinkley gained worldwide recognition with three successive Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue covers in 1981. As the face of CoverGirl, her contract is said to be the longest running cosmetics contract of any model in history.
She has also appeared on over 5000 magazine covers, and has signed contracts with both fashion and non-fashion major brands. Apart from that, she has indulged herself in other activities including working as a television personality, writer, illustrator, photographer, designer, and environment and human rights activist. She is ranked at number 2 in our list of the top 10 female fashion models.
1. Heidi Mount
Heidi is also an American female fashion model. She walks the catwalk for some most famous international fashion houses. Heidi was born April 6, 1987. In 2003, she signed with Ford Models and Mount began her modeling career. Her international scene debut was in Yohji Yamamoto’s Spring 2004 collection. This gave a jump-start to her career and since then she has posed for campaigns such as Frankie Morello and Armani Jeans.
Heidi is an exceptionally talented female model as she is exceptionally dedicated to her work and she is truly an exclusive beauty. Recently, she appeared in many fashion shows as well as myriad fashion magazines that earned her a lot of support towards her modeling career. She is ranked at number 1 in our list of the top 10 female fashion models.
Possibly it may seem easy, but making a career in the fashion industry is a hard nut to crack. There is much struggle and your patience has top notch. All the big names have made some kind of sacrifice in order to attain such glory. Such professions requires professionalism, mental aptitude, and much talent.