List of the top ten most beautiful fashion models in the world are listed below.
10. Bar Refaeli
Bar Refaeli is an Israeli model, television host, businesswoman and actress. She is among the most internationally successful models to come from Israel, She appearing on the cover of the 2009 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, and being voted No. 1 on Maxim magazine’s Hot 100 list of 2012.
As a television host, Refaeli has hosted The X Factor Israel since 2013 and co-hosted the Eurovision Song Contest 2019 in Tel Aviv.
Refaeli has an ownership stake in a number of fashion companies, such as in the designer glasses manufacturer Carolina Lemke. In September 2018 it was announced that Kim Kardashian would be the face of the brand alongside Refaeli, with two appearing in promotional campaign together.
9. Irina Shayk
Shaykhlislamova, known professionally as Irina Shayk, is a Russian model and television personality who received international recognition when she appeared as the first Russian model in the cover of the 2011 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. Models.com ranks her as one of the New Supers.
After being the face of Intimissimi for three years, Shayk was made the official ambassador for the brand in 2010.
8. Bianca Balti
Bianca Balti is an Italian model. Balti was first booked for the cover of L’Officiel, shot by Alexi Lubomirski. Her first notable advertisement campaign came for Dolce & Gabbana.
She has appeared on the covers of many fashion magazines, including Vogue, W, Cosmopolitan and Marie Claire, as well as men’s magazine Playboy. Her campaigns include Roberto Cavalli, Donna Karan, Christian Dior, D&G, Valentino, Armani Jeans, Missoni, Rolex, Guess?, Paco Rabanne, Anna Molinari, Guerlain, Revlon, La Perla, Cesare Paciotti, Mango, and Thierry Mugler.
7. Adriana Lima
Adriana Lima is a Brazilian model, known for her work as a Victoria’s Secret Angel from 1999 to 2018. She was longest-running model and named “the most valuable Victoria’s Secrete Angel” in 2017.
She is also known as spokesmodel for Maybelline cosmetics since 2003, and for her Super Bowl and Kia Motors commercials. At age 15, Lima won Ford’s “Supermodel of Brazil” competition, and took second place the following year in the Ford “Supermodel of the World” competition before signing with Elite Model Management in New York City.
6. Nina Agdal
Nina Brohus Agdal is a Danish model appearances in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and, alongside Chrissy Teigen and Lily Aldrdge, appeared on the 50th anniversary cover in 2014.
Agdal was discovered while on a street in her home town. Having no modeling experience, she entered the Elite Model Look competition. She did not win, but did then sign with Elite Models Copenhagen and continued school until she was 18.
After graduation, she moved to the United States, after which her modeling career blossomed. She has modeled for Billabong, Victoria’s Secret, Adore Me.
Candice Susan Swanepoel is a South African model and philanthropist. She is known for her work Victoria’s Secret. She became a Victoria’s Secret. She became a Victoria’s Secret Angel in 2010. In 2016, she was listed 8th on the Forbes top-earning models list.
Swanepoel has appeared in editorials in American, Italian, British, Spanish, German, Greek, Russian, Australian, Brazilian, Japanese, Korean, Chinese, and Mexican Vogue.
She has appeared in advertising campaigns for Tom Ford, Oscar De La Renta, Givenchy, Chanel, Miu Miu, Tommy Hilifiger, Rag & Bone, Bone, Ralph Lauren, Shiatzy Chen, Michael Kors, Blumarine, Versace, Prabal Gurung, Diesel, Guess?, off-White, Swarovski, Agua Bendita, Colcci, True Religion, Nike, Juicy Couture, as well as for Victoria’s Secret since 2007.
4. Lara Stone
Lara Catherina Stone is a Dutch fashion model. She was born in Geldrop, but grew up in Mierlo, a small town in the Netherlands, to a Dutch mother, Kathryna, and an English father, Michael Stone.
She was discovered in the Paris Metro while on holiday with her family when she was 12 and took part in the Elite Model Look competition in 1999 when she was 15. Although she did not win, she impressed Elite executives and was signed to the Elite Modeling Agency.
3. Kate Upton
Katherine Elizabeth Upton is an American model. She first appeared in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue in 2011, and was the cover model for the 2012, 2013 and 2017 issues. In addition, she was the subject of the 100th-anniversary Vanity Fair cover.
Upton attended a casting call in Miami for Elite Model Management in 2008 and was signed the same day. She eventually moved to New York City, where she then signed with IMG Models.
2. Rosie Huntingrton Whiteley
Rosie Alice Huntington Whiteley is an English model and actress, She is best known for her work for lingerie retailer Victoria’s Secret, formerly being one of their brand “Angels”, for being the face of Burberry’s 2011 brand fragrance Burberry Body, for her work with Marks & Spencer, and, most recently, for her artistic collaboration with denim-focused fashion brand Paige.
Moving into acting, she has supporting roles as Carly Spencer in the 2011 film Transformers film series, and as The Splendid Angharad in the 2015 film Mad Max: Fury Road.
- Natalia Vodianova
Natalia Mikhailovna Vodianova nicknamed Supernova, is a Russian model, actress and United Nations Goodwill Ambassador. In 2012, she came in third on the Forbes top-earning models list, estimated to have earned $8.6 million in one year.
Vodianova was ranked in 2015 by models.com as one of the New Supers in the fashion industry. In 2010, Vodianova was awarded Inspiration of the Year by Harper’s Bazaar. In 2014, Glamour recognized her as Woman of the Year and awarded her its The Voice for Children award.
Vodianova is a mother of 5. She is also a member of the Special Olympics International Board of Directors. In 2021, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) appointed her as a Goodwill Ambassador for the sexual and reproductive health agency.