Saturday, June 26, 2010

Model Spotlight on Freja Beha!

October, Vogue UK, The Rhapsody by Javier Vallhonrat
Bio (from IMG 
Freja, exploded onto the fashion scene soon after being discovered on the streets of her hometown, Copenhagan, Denmark. Despite having no prior modeling experience, Freja was a natural in front of the camera. Her unique beauty and easy nature made her a joy for photographers to work with. Freja’s career reached new heights during the Fall/Winter 2005 campaign season. She emerged as the year’s break-out star and appeared in three major advertisements campaigns, Balenciaga, photographed by David Sims; Jil Sander, also by David Sims, and TSE, photographed by Carter Smith. Since then, Freja has appeared in advertisements for Gucci, Chanel, Hugo Boss, Chloe, Gap, Calvin Klein, Balmain, Balenciaga, Gianfranco Ferre, and Pringle. Freja is also the face of Calvin Klein’s perfume, CK In 2 U, and Gucci’s perfume Gucci. She can currently be seen in the Fall/Winter 2008 advertisements for Emporio Armani.
In her breakout runway season, Freja walked a total of 64 shows, 12 of which she opened, 5 of which she closed. She continues to appear on the runway today and has walked for designers such as, Alexander McQueen, Calvin Klein, Chanel, Christian Lacroix, Dolce & Gabbana, Givency, Gucci, Hermes, Louis Vuitton, Marc Jacobs, Narciso Rodriguez, Prada, Versace, Yves Saint Laurent and Zac Posen. 
Influential magazine editors took notice as well. Freja has appeared on the covers and inside pages of the industry’s most prestigious magazines, including Vogue (Italian, French, American, British, Chinese, Japanese, Russian), V, W, Harper’s Bazaar, Numéro, PoP, Dazed & Confused and Self Service. Freja remains a favorite among the fashion elite and is consistently rated as one of the industry’s top models.

Dansk #8, Sub Surface by Andrea Sjödin

Birth Date: October 18, 1987 
Agencies: IMG (NYC, London, Milano and Paris), Louisa Munich, Unique Denmark, Dominique (Brussels). 
Rankings: Top 50 Models (Ranked # 3)
Height: 5'10" (178cm)
Measurements: 31-23.5-35 US, 79-60-89 EU
Shoe Size: 8 US, 6 UK, 39 EU
Dress Size: 4 US, 6 UK, 34 EU
Hair: Light Brown
Eyes: Brown
Debut Season: Fall/Winter 2005/2006
Debut Show: Prada (semi-exclusive)

Diesel Black Gold
Alexander Wang
Alberta Ferretti

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