Let’s go back. 60 years ago. The models were simple living mannequins, without identity, shaped by the designer.
70’s. Twiggy. Diana Vreeland sculpted her on Vogue. The new woman of the twentieth century- the new prototype of beauty that has lasted until today, is not a living dummy, but a woman with personality. A insightful woman who revives clothes.
With Twiggy a new era was born: the top model becomes a muse of advertising campaigns, films and scoops.
The model from mannequin blooms in icon.
Then the 80 ‘. Naomi Campbell, Linda Evangelista, Cindy Crawford, Christy Turlington, Kate Moss, women at the center of the universe. “WE ARE VOGUE”, inspiration for the fashion houses, loved by singers, photographers, women and men.
Legends are born.
Scandals, lifestyle, paparazzi, style of dress: the models are real divas.
Cilck. 2015. Actresses, singers, dancers, stylists, personal trainers, these are the new top models of the future. Active in the world, not just objects but entrepreneurs themselves. Multifaceted, they ride with insight and determination the catwalk of life.
Behind this kind of woman there is a super social phenomenon. Cara Delevigne , Joan Small, Jourdan Dunn, Stella Maxwell, Barbara Palvin, Candice Swanepoel, Kendall Jenner, Sara Sampaio: very young and super famous.
Vogue has captured the women of the new generation: girls of the social network, with more than 500 thousand of likes, party-girls who love fitness, diets, dinners with family. Natural beauties: they all have the same beginning: the unique catwalk of Victoria’s Secret. And so on, the angels take wing for the most important runways. These top models show their being, their personality and the stories that lie behind the feline looks: everything is told to their fans through Facebook, Instagram, tumblr.
Puerto Rican, 24 years. She took part in the Yonce Girls, the trio of black models protagonists of video Yonce Beyoncé, with Jourdan Dunn and Chanel Iman. Inspiration of Riccardo Tisci, she fights against racism in fashion.
She was one of the Yonce girls, too and she has an 8 years old son and has directed a cooking show on the website Life + Time by Jay Z.
She loves to change look and her hairstyle but first of all she loves to have fun.
20 years, from California. Good blood does not lie, daughter of the German model Yolanda Foster. Blonde, blue eyes, long legs, rocking forms: discovered by Marciano at the only age of 10 she became the new face of Guess. In the 2012, when she was 17 poses in all her supreme ethereal beauty for the denim campaign of Guess.
A girl who can coordinate the life of a super top model to that of a university student. Captain of volleyball women’s team in high school, horses lover, she runs a blog on fashion.
19 years, US born. Do you remember the little young girl in the TV series keeping up with the Kardashian? She is one of the daughter of Olympic champion Bruce Jenner and Kris Jenner, the half-sister of Kim Kardashian & co. As a teenager she “studied” to become a super model. Everything began with Riccardo Tisci and she was immediately loved by Balmain, Chanel and Calvin Klein.
Her connection with the younger sister Kyle was not only immortalized by Olivier Rousting for the new advertising campaign of Balmain, but you can follow them through their shots on Instagram and in some joint projects. Inseparable friend of Cara and Gigi, Kendall is one of the most followed celebrities on social networks.
No more “one-side” but three-dimensional artworks. of beauty.
The new super top models are much more than a body: a twist that is rooted in the renovation of the female figure of 20 century.
Besides the beauty there is much more, and it is the superpersonality of these brilliant top models.
Model, diva, icon. One word, a thousand meanings.