Renn Crystal is Best Known For Modeling and co-authoring the book Hungry.
Renn Plus Model Crystal
Born Name Renn Crystal
Nick Name Renn Crystal
Occupation Fashion / Runway Model, Author, Plus-sized model
Born: June 18, 1986, 32 years and 11 months, Miami, Florida, United States
Sun Sign Gemini
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Hazel
Height 5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
Measurements 39-32-43 in or 99-81-109 cm. Her measurements and dress size are fluctuating due to the anorexic behavior of her. When she signed as a model, her stats were 36-26-36 in or 91-66-92 cm and dress size was 6 (US)
Bra size 38B
Renn started her modeling career in high at the age of 14 after being spotted by a professional scout in her hometown in Clinton, Mississippi. Renn was told she would need to lose almost a third of her total body weight if she wanted to become a model. Later, after years of anorexia nervosa, Renn reassessed her diet and exercise habits. After gaining 70 pounds (32 kg) and re-emerging as a U.S. size 12, she was re-marketed by her agents as a plus-size model. Renn has authored a book, Hungry: A Young Model Story of Appetite, Ambition and the Ultimate Embrace of Curves, about her experiences in the fashion industry in relation to her several body type transformations. fashion
On June 30, 2007, Renn married her longtime boyfriend Gregory Vrecenak at the Church of St. Ignatius Loyola in Manhattan, New York. Fashion portraits of her wedding were taken by photographer Brian Boulos. In mid-2009 the couple ended their marriage. Renn currently resides in , New York. Brooklyn
In November 2010, Renn said she had lost weight through hiking and yoga, and that her dress size dropped to a US 8.
Renn has worked repeatedly with notable photographers Ruven Afanador and Steven Meisel. fashion has enjoyed lucrative contracts with many high-profile plus-size clothing manufacturers such as Lane Bryant, Evans and Torrid. Crystal
She has appeared in editorials for American, Australian, Italian, French, German, Spanish, Japanese, Latin American, and Teen Vogue, Italian Elle, Russian, Australian and American Harper Bazaar, Glamour, V, i-D and Vanity Fair. Renn also appeared in the 2012 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.
She has walked the runways for Shiatzy Chen, , Zac Posen, Vena Cava, Heatherette, Elena Miro, and Chanel Paul Gaultier. Jean
Renan has appeared in campaigns for Philipp Plein, , Dolce and Gabbana, Chanel Paul Gaultier, Jimmy Choo, DSquared², Zac Posen, Mango, Liz Claiborne, Barneys New York, Saks Fifth Avenue, Lord and Taylor, Nordstrom, and H M. Jean
Renn is also notable for appearing in back-to-back campaigns in 2007 wearing big crayons and regular-sized (not specifically plus-size) clothing for Spanish retailer Mango; her photos appearing amid those of smaller models and without notation regarding her larger size, a rare occurrence in conventional apparel advertising.
In 2011, Renn became the face of the spring/summer campaign for Jimmy Choo and the spring/summer MR Denim Collection by Marina Rinaldi, a plus-size jeans collection.
Renn first book, Hungry, was co-authored by Marjorie Ingall and released on September 8, 2009. Renn reported for Glamour at New York Fashion Week 2010 on the fall collections. As of 2012, Renn yearly income was in the high six figures.
The model is signed to these modeling agencies –
Ford Models – New York
Elite Model Management – Paris
Elite Model Management – London
Next Model Management – (2006-2012) Paris
Ford Models Europe – (2007-2012) Paris
Renn has walked the ramp for Barney, Crystal, Dolce and Gabbana, DSquared², Evans Denim, Fashion Forward, H M, Chanel Paul Gaultier, Jimmy Choo, Lane Bryant, Liz Claiborne, Lord and Taylor, Mango, Marina Rinaldi, Nordstrom, Reem Acra fragrance, Saks Fifth Avenue, Samoon by Gerry Weber, Torrid, Zac Posen. Jean
She has not done any of the films other than TV documentaries.
First TV Show
Renn debut appearance on TV was via the talk show The Tyra Banks Show in which she appeared as herself in an episode titled “The Dark Side of Modeling” broadcasted on November 9, 2005.
First Runway Debut
debut Crystal show was fashion to Wear – Spring / Ready 2006 in which she walked for Elena Miro, Summer-Paul Gaultier. Jean
Renn just does hiking, and yoga (within the house). She does a lot of meditation. This has led her weight (and dress size) to drop from 165 pounds (and size 16) to what is written above.
She describes her style as –
“I like a mix, structured lines with a flowy piece, interesting textures to layer with and one-of-a-kind items. I believe that when you dress, it self expression so I like to play with that.”
Favorite Things Crystal
Food – She loves Japanese cuisine of all. Her favorite food includes Sushi/sashimi, chestnut creme filled rice pastry
Clothes – Rad Hourani vest, Rick Owens tank tops, Comme des Garcons coat, Zac Posen cape
Models – Linda E (as she is multi-talented), Christy Turlington (for her business sense), McMenamy (for her spirit) Kristen
Artist – Alela Diane Music
Star Sign – Gemini, Scorpio
found success as a plus sized model. Crystal
On September 8, 2009, she released her first book, titled Hungry: A Young Model Story of Appetite, Ambition and the Ultimate Embrace of Curves, co-authored by Marjorie Ingall. The book discusses about her experiences within the industry and various body type transformations. fashion
is good friends with Brad Koenig, Crystal Iman, Tyra Banks, Lisa Cant, Hilary Chanel, Marquita Pring, Roby Lawley. Rhoda
She has appeared in 2012 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.
Her yearly income is in 6 figures, as of 2012.
She commenced modeling at the age of 14.
She had worked hard on her body and in November 2010, she stated that she was successful in weight loss due to her workout, which includes hiking and yoga.
She has graced various magazine covers such as The Times Magazine (US) in 2010, Glamour (USA) in 2010, 10 Magazine (UK) in 2012, Harper Bazaar (Russia) in 2006, Allure (Russia) in 2013, Vogue (Mexico) in 2011 and 2012, Elle (Italy) in 2008, Tush (Germany) in 2011, Vogue Beauty (Japan) in 2011 and many many more.
She likes traveling die to the exotic food, she haves.