Candice Swanepoel is best known for her work with Victoria Secret since 2007. In 2016, came in 8th on the Forbes top-earning. Candice Swanepoel
Born Name Candice Swanepoel
Nick Name , Flamingo Candice Swanepoel
Occupation Fashion or Runway Model
Years active 2003–present
Age: October 20, 1988, 30 years and 7 months, Mooi River, Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa
Sun Sign Libra
Hair color: Blonde, but, she is naturally a brunette (Brown colored hair). She dyed them “Blonde” when her career with Victoriao Secret was taking off.
Eye color: Blue
Height:5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
Measurements: 34-23-34 in or 86-58.5-86 cm
Bra Size 32B
Personal Trainer: Justin Gelband
Agency: IMG Models (New York, Paris, London, Los Angeles, Sydney), Elite Model Management (Barcelona, Copenhagen), Modelwerk (Hamburg), Munich Models (Munich), Way Model Management (Sao Paulo).
Nick Name , Flamingo Candice Swanepoel
Sun Sign Libra
Father – Willem Swanepoel
Mother – Eileen Swanepoel
Siblings – Stephen Swanepoel (Brother)
was born to Willem Swanepoel and Eileen Swanepoel (nee Green) and raised in Mooi River, South Africa, in an Afrikaner family of Dutch descent. Her father is from Mutare, Zimbabwe, previously known as Umtali. Candice Swanepoel
Her mother is South African. She has one older brother named Stephen.
attended boarding school at St. Anne Diocesan College in the nearby town of Candice Swanepoel. Hilton
At age 15, she was spotted by a scout in a Durban flea market. model
Candice was in St. Anneo College, an all-girls boarding school, when she was chosen at age 15 for ing. model
Waist to hip ratio
Candice has appeared in editorials in American, Italian, British, Spanish, German, Russian, Australian, Brazilian, Japanese, Korean, Chinese, and Mexican Vogue; Brazilian, British, German and South African Elle; British, South African, Romanian, Mexican and Chinese GQ; American, Spanish, Czech, Argentine, Turkish and Korean Harper Bazaar; V, Allure, W, and i-D.
Candice has walked the runway for Fendi, Chanel, Tommy Hilfiger, Dolce and Gabbana, Michael Kors, Donna Karan, Giambattista Valli, Jason Wu, Prabal Gurung, Rag and Bone, Oscar de la Renta, Elie Saab, Diane von Furstenberg, Sportmax, Betsey Johnson, Stella McCartney, Viktor and Rolf, Givenchy, Jean Paul Gaultier, Christian Dior, Blumarine, and Ralph Lauren.
She has appeared in advertising campaigns for Tom Ford, Oscar De La Renta, Givenchy, , Tommy Hilfiger, Rag and Bone, Ralph Lauren, Shiatzy Chen, Michael Kors, Blumarine, Versace, Prabal Gurung, Diesel, Guess, Swarovski, Agua Bendita, Colcci, True Religion, Nike, Juicy Couture, as well as for Victoria Secret since 2007. In addition to appearing in the lingerie brand commercials, she was a featured Miu Miu in the 2010 SWIM catalog, along with Lindsay Ellingson, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Behati Prinsloo, and Erin Heatherton. model
In 2010, became a Victoria Secret Angel. Swanepoel Candice Swanepoeled for the model’ 2010 swimwear line. Kardashians
On 12 August 2010, officially opened the first Victoria Secret retail store in Canada, at West Edmonton Mall, Edmonton. Candice Swanepoel
In 2013, was named the cover Candice Swanepoel of the coveted Victoria Secret Swim Catalogue. model
was chosen to wear the Fantasy Bra in the 2013 Victoria Secret Fashion Show. Candice Swanepoel
The 10 million dollar bra, named the Royal Fantasy Bra, was created by Mouawad.
The bra and its matching belt featured over 4,200 precious gems, including rubies, diamonds and yellow sapphires set in 18 carat gold with a 52-carat ruby at the center.
was voted No. 61 in 2010, No. 62 in 2011, No. 75 in 2013, and No. 36 in 2015 in FHM annual 100 Sexiest Women in the World poll and No. 1 in 2014 Maxim Hot 100 List. Candice Swanepoel
made her debut at No. 10 on Forbes’ The World Top-Earning Models list, with estimated earnings of $3 million between 2010 and 2011. Candice Swanepoel
She was ranked No. 9 in 2013 with estimated earnings of $3.3 million. In 2015, she was ranked No 8 with earnings of $5 million. In 2016, she was ranked No 8 with earnings of $7 million.
She is fluent in Afrikaans, English and Portuguese, the last of which she learned from her boyfriend, Hermann Nicoli, a Brazilian male . model
She has been dating him since they met in Paris when she was 17. In August 2015, the couple announced their engagement.
In March 2016, it was reported that she was pregnant with the couple first child.
On 5 October 2016, she gave birth to a son, Anacã.
As of 2017, she reportedly lives in New York City.
She is close friends with fellow s Behati Prinsloo, model, Doutzen Kroes and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley. Lily Aldridge
She has advertised for large number of fashion houses and brands like Agua Bendita, Apriori, Betsey Johnson, Calzedonia, Chanel, Christian Dior, Carina Duek, Colcci Denim, Diesel, Diane von Furstenberg, Dolce and Gabbana, Fendi, Givenchy, Fornarina, Guess?, Jean Paul Gaultier, Kensie, Hype Energy, KIO Networks, Nike, Prabal Gurung, Rag and Bone, Ralph Lauren ‘Big Pony’ fragrances, Redken, Shiatzy Chen, Sass and Bide, Spezzato, Stimorol, Tommy Hilfiger, Topshop, True Religion, Versace ‘Bright Crystal’ fragrance, Versus eyewear, Versace eyewear, Victoriao Secret and the list goes on.
is signed to numerous talent agencies – Candice Swanepoel
Munich Models – Munich
Modelwerk – Hamburg
Elite Model Management – Copenhagen
IMG Models – New York
Elite Model Management – Barcelona
IMG Models – Paris
IMG Models – London
IMG Models – Milan
MC2 Model Management – Tel Aviv Israel
IMG Models – Sydney
Charities, causes and opinions
Like fellow Christy Turlington, Swanepoel is actively involved in Mothers2Mothers, a charity devoted to achieving an HIV-free generation of children and mothers in Africa. Swanepoel has designed denims for it. model
She didn’t act in any of the films.
First Fashion show
Candice debuted with Ready to Wear – Spring / Summer 2006 fashion show where she walked the ramp for Tommy Hilfiger, and Dolce and Gabbana.
Favorite Things Candice Swanepoel
Favorite Food – Pasta, Pizza
Favorite Fashion Designers – , DandG, Christian Louboutin, Marc Jacobs Chloe
Favorite Place for a swim – Brazil
Favorite Actor – Garrett Hedlund
Favorite Perfume – Victoriao Secret Love Spell, Pure Seduction
Facts Candice Swanepoel
was earning €5,000 or R40,000 for a dayo work, when she was 16. Candice Swanepoel
Candice was voted no. 10 in 2012 Askmen Worldo Top 99 Most Desirable Women.
Minka and Mila MCConaughey are Candiceo cousins.
Candice belongs to a Afrikaner family of Dutch origin.
currently lives in New York City, New York, USA. Candice Swanepoel
Candice is first Victoriao Secret Model from South Africa.
She can speak English, Portuguese and Afrikaans language.
Swanepoel learnt Portuguese from her longtime boyfriend Hermann Nicoli, who is also a from Brazil. model
Swanepoel has ed for model’ 2010 swimwear line. Kardashians
She was discovered at the age of 15, when she was shopping in a mall in Durban by an agent named, Kevin Ellis.
Swanepoel is good friends with s Behati Prinsloo and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley. model
Candice donned the “Royal Fantasy Bra” worth $10 million in Victoriao Secret fashion show 2013. It showcased 4,200 precious gems and is the most expensive fantasy bra.
She first got the honor to represent Victoriao Secret in 2007 and became their angel in 2010.
Candice appeared at #10 in Forbes’ Worldo Top Earning Supers of 2012, with $3.1 million. model
She has a dog, named, Luna.
On Maximo Hot 100 list of 2014, she was placed at #1 spot.
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