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Women Who Changed Fashion: The Models

Lisa Fonssagrives
<p>Born in Sweden in 1911, Lisa Fonssagrives is widely regarded as the world's first supermodel. Her appearances on magazine covers including <em>Town & Country</em>, <em>Life</em>, <em>Time</em>, <em>Vanity Fair</em>, and <em>Vogue</em> gave her worldwide exposure. Her startlingly beautiful work with well-established photographers such as Man Ray, Irving Penn, and Erwin Blumenfeld would set a higher standard for a new generation of models.</p>
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Born in Sweden in 1911, Lisa Fonssagrives is widely regarded as the world's first supermodel. Her appearances on magazine covers includingTown & Country,Life,Time,Vanity Fair, andVoguegave her worldwide exposure. Her startlingly beautiful work with well-established photographers such as Man Ray, Irving Penn, and Erwin Blumenfeld would set a higher standard for a new generation of models.

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Dovima
<p>At the height of her fame in the '50s, Dovima was said to be the highest paid model in the world. She ushered in a new era of elegance, working with iconic photographers like Irving Penn and Richard Avedon to create unforgettable images. "Dovima with Elephants," taken in 1955 by Richard Avedon, remains an industry legend. It has everything the future of fashion photography would seek to encompass: beauty, grace, elegance, drama, and controversy.</p>
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At the height of her fame in the '50s, Dovima was said to be the highest paid model in the world. She ushered in a new era of elegance, working with iconic photographers like Irving Penn and Richard Avedon to create unforgettable images. "Dovima with Elephants," taken in 1955 by Richard Avedon, remains an industry legend. It has everything the future of fashion photography would seek to encompass: beauty, grace, elegance, drama, and controversy.

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Veruschka
<p>The Prussian-born Veruschka was popular during the '60s and brought a completely new look to the fashion world. Standing at 6 ft, 3 in, she embodied the Amazonian body type and expressed a new genre of modeling based on art. She collaborated with Salvador Dali, and often posed in exotic settings with exaggerated, contortionist-like poses, larger-than-life hair, and bodysuits that matched the background (or animals) surrounding her.</p>
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The Prussian-born Veruschka was popular during the '60s and brought a completely new look to the fashion world. Standing at 6 ft, 3 in, she embodied the Amazonian body type and expressed a new genre of modeling based on art. She collaborated with Salvador Dali, and often posed in exotic settings with exaggerated, contortionist-like poses, larger-than-life hair, and bodysuits that matched the background (or animals) surrounding her.

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Twiggy
<p>Twiggy broke the mold of beauty in the '60s with her pixie haircut and massive doe-eyes. She was declared one of the first supermodels in 1968, along with Jean Shrimpton and Veruschka. She is also one of the first models to portray an androgynous look. Considered the original model, Twiggy had her own talk show entitled <em>Twiggy's People.</em><em></em></p>
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Twiggy broke the mold of beauty in the '60s with her pixie haircut and massive doe-eyes. She was declared one of the first supermodels in 1968, along with Jean Shrimpton and Veruschka. She is also one of the first models to portray an androgynous look. Considered the original model, Twiggy had her own talk show entitledTwiggy's People.

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Grace Jones
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With her unusual and androgynous features, the Jamaican-born icon stood out from the top models of the early 1970s, like Jerry Hall, Jessica Lange and Lauren Hutton. Her bold look was well received in Paris, where she moved after signing with Wilhelmina models—and was booked by designers like Yves Saint Laurent, Kenzo and Alaia. She also became muse to legendary photographer Jean Paul Goude and often collaborated with him before leaving the modeling world to pursue acting and signing.

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<p>Described as Yves Saint Laurent's dream girl and muse to Halston, Gianni Versace, and Donna Karan, Iman dropped into the modeling scene in the mid-'70s. With her long neck, copper skin, and exotic features, she became an instant success and introduced the industry to a more diverse standard of beauty. Iman is also known for pioneering her own very successful cosmetic line. </p>
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Described as Yves Saint Laurent's dream girl and muse to Halston, Gianni Versace, and Donna Karan, Iman dropped into the modeling scene in the mid-'70s. With her long neck, copper skin, and exotic features, she became an instant success and introduced the industry to a more diverse standard of beauty. Iman is also known for pioneering her own very successful cosmetic line.

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Lauren Hutton
<p>With an unconventional look and a wide-toothed grin, Lauren Hutton changed the modeling world. Her unique beauty is still celebrated today. She has appeared on the cover of <em>Vogue </em>41 times since her career took off in the early 1970s. She also had a high-profile contract for Revlon campaigns for more than 10 years.</p>
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With an unconventional look and a wide-toothed grin, Lauren Hutton changed the modeling world. Her unique beauty is still celebrated today. She has appeared on the cover ofVogue41 times since her career took off in the early 1970s. She also had a high-profile contract for Revlon campaigns for more than 10 years.

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Heidi Klum
<p>Since the 1990s, Heidi Klum has been the model who does it all. She has launched product lines and starred in television and film. She was the first German model to become a Victoria's Secret Angel, and she proved that she's a talented multi-tasker by winning Emmy nominations in 2008 and 2013 for Project Runway. </p>
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Since the 1990s, Heidi Klum has been the model who does it all. She has launched product lines and starred in television and film. She was the first German model to become a Victoria's Secret Angel, and she proved that she's a talented multi-tasker by winning Emmy nominations in 2008 and 2013 for Project Runway.

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Elle Macpherson and Cindy Crawford
<p>With the nickname, "The Body," Elle Macpherson's modeling career emphasized the strong and sexy body type. She appeared on the cover of <em>Sport's Illustrated </em>a record five times. Cindy Crawford had a similar aesthetic, and built a brand that included a line of successful workout videos.</p>
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With the nickname, "The Body," Elle Macpherson's modeling career emphasized the strong and sexy body type. She appeared on the cover ofSport's Illustrateda record five times. Cindy Crawford had a similar aesthetic, and built a brand that included a line of successful workout videos.

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Gisele Bündchen
<p>In the late '90s, Gisele Bündchen was one of the first Brazilian models to take over the New York City fashion scene. She has been credited with ending the era of heroin chic, portraying a strong, healthy, and athletic body type. Bündchen has also proven that it's possible for a top model to balance both commercial work (Victoria's Secret) and high fashion (Christian Dior). She has remained the highest paid model in the world since 2004.</p>
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In the late '90s, Gisele Bündchen was one of the first Brazilian models to take over the New York City fashion scene. She has been credited with ending the era of heroin chic, portraying a strong, healthy, and athletic body type. Bündchen has also proven that it's possible for a top model to balance both commercial work (Victoria's Secret) and high fashion (Christian Dior). She has remained the highest paid model in the world since 2004.

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Kate Moss
<p>Kate Moss changed the world of fashion with her larger-than-life fame. More than just a face, she became an icon for her irreverent, bohemian style at parties and festivals, and for the many artists she inspired. She rose to fame with her waif look during the early '90s, and has played muse to everyone from fashion designer Alexander McQueen to fine artist Chuck Close.</p>
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Kate Moss changed the world of fashion with her larger-than-life fame. More than just a face, she became an icon for her irreverent, bohemian style at parties and festivals, and for the many artists she inspired. She rose to fame with her waif look during the early '90s, and has played muse to everyone from fashion designer Alexander McQueen to fine artist Chuck Close.

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Naomi Campbell, Linda Evangelista, Christy Turlington and Claudia Schiffer
<p>Naomi Campbell and her crew have left their mark on the industry with their diva personalities, extraordinary runway walks, and powerful friendships with each other. In the modeling world Campbell made many "firsts," including an appearance on the cover of British Vogue in 1987; she was the magazine's first black cover girl since 1966. All of these women brought a new era of glamour to the forefront of the modeling industry, with Evangelista famously proclaiming, "We don't wake up for less than ,000 a day."</p>
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Naomi Campbell and her crew have left their mark on the industry with their diva personalities, extraordinary runway walks, and powerful friendships with each other. In the modeling world Campbell made many "firsts," including an appearance on the cover of British Vogue in 1987; she was the magazine's first black cover girl since 1966. All of these women brought a new era of glamour to the forefront of the modeling industry, with Evangelista famously proclaiming, "We don't wake up for less than ,000 a day."

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Crystal Renn
<p>At the early age of 14, Crystal Renn was scouted and then told she would have to lose a third of her body weight. She did, and she later admitted to suffering from anorexia. She then reemerged as a plus-size model, and though her weight has swung back and forth during her career, her honest portrayal of harsh realities and body shaming in the model industry has been told through various interviews and in her own book.</p>

At the early age of 14, Crystal Renn was scouted and then told she would have to lose a third of her body weight. She did, and she later admitted to suffering from anorexia. She then reemerged as a plus-size model, and though her weight has swung back and forth during her career, her honest portrayal of harsh realities and body shaming in the model industry has been told through various interviews and in her own book.

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<p>The Brazilian-born transgender model has opened new doors for the entire industry. In 2010, long before the fashion world started having serious conversations about gender stereotypes, she became the face of Givenchy. Since then, she has continued to participate in runway shows, ad campaigns, and an Italian version of Dancing with the Stars. In 2014, she fronted Redken's ads, becoming the first transgender model to represent a global brand.</p>
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The Brazilian-born transgender model has opened new doors for the entire industry. In 2010, long before the fashion world started having serious conversations about gender stereotypes, she became the face of Givenchy. Since then, she has continued to participate in runway shows, ad campaigns, and an Italian version ofDancing with the Stars. In 2014, she fronted Redken's ads, becoming the first transgender model to represent a global brand.

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Kendall Jenner and Gigi Hadid
<p>The well-connected top models of today, such as Kendall Jenner and Gigi Hadid, are all about a new genre of self-promotion and expression. When Hadid got slammed by bodyshamers earlier this year, she took to Instagram to eloquently defend herself. Likewise, Jenner posts party photos and selfies with her mom, proving how her life resembles any other 20-year-old's. </p>

The well-connected top models of today, such as Kendall Jenner and Gigi Hadid, are all about a new genre of self-promotion and expression. When Hadid got slammed by bodyshamers earlier this year, she took to Instagram to eloquently defend herself. Likewise, Jenner posts party photos and selfies with her mom, proving how her life resembles any other 20-year-old's.






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