is best known for walking in various fashion shows like Victoria’s Secret, etc. and also working with fashion brands like H&M, Max Mara, Prada.
Born Name Frida Gustavsson
Nick Name Frida
Years active 2008–present
Born: June 06, 1993, 25 years and 8 months, Stockholm, Sweden
Sun Sign Gemini
Hair Color Blonde
Eye Color Blue
Height 6 ft ½ in or 184 cm
Measurements 32-24-35 in or 81-61-89 cm
Bra Size 32A
Siblings – She has 2 brothers
In June 2011, she graduated from St Martins Gymnasium in Sundbyberg, Sweden.
Gustavsson began modeling locally in 2008 and in the same year she moved to Japan to pursue modelling.
She opened the Valentino Haute Couture fall 2013 show in Paris.
Since then, she has walked shows for Shiatzy Chen, Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Lanvin, Carolina Herrera, Fendi, Christian Dior, Jil Sander, Alexander McQueen, Anna Sui, Marc Jacobs, Michael Kors, Calvin Klein, Oscar de la Renta, Emilio Pucci, Celine, Hermès, Jean Paul Gaultier, Dolce & Gabbana, Givenchy, Yves Saint Laurent, Ralph Lauren, Blumarine, and Versace.
She also walked in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show 2012.
Frida Gustavsson is also the new face of Maybelline, she was going to work for them in ads and commercials in the late 2013.
She was the fourth most requested model of the spring 2010 season, behind Kasia Struss, Liu Wen, and Constance Jablonski.
Gustavsson has been in the magazines Elle, W, Numéro, American, Italian, French, British, German and Japanese Vogue, L’Officiel, Crash, and others. In March 2010, she appeared on the cover of the German Vogue.
She has appeared in advertising campaigns for Marc Jacobs, Jill Stuart, Anna Sui, H&M, Max Mara, Tiger of Sweden and Prada.
She won Elle Sweden’s Model of the Year award in 2011.
She appears in adverts for Nina Ricci.
She hopes to become a fashion stylist and is interested in pattern and product design. She has also expressed an interest in an acting career, stating in 2014 that she would like to move into theatre or film.
Gustavsson married photographer Hjalmar Rechlin on 30 May 2015 in Sweden.
Frida Gustavsson can be contacted via these modeling agencies
Stockholmsgruppen Models – Stockholm (Mother Agency)
Mega Model Agency – Hamburg / Berlin
IMG Models – New York
IMG Models – Paris
IMG Models – Sydney
IMG Models – London
Le Management – Aarhus
Donna Models – Tokyo
IMG Models – Milan
2pm Model Management – Copenhagen
Traffic Models – Barcelona / Madrid
She has worked with numerous brands and fashion designers like Anna Sui Beauty, Anna Sui ‘Fairy Dance – Secret Wish’ fragrance, Chow Sang Sang, Etro, H&M, H&M Conscious Collection, Jill Stuart, Joie, Juicy Couture, Just Cavalli, Marc Jacobs, Mavi jeans, Max Mara Studio, Mulberry, Mystic, Maybelline, Nina Ricci, Noir, Paul & Joe, Prada, Sephora + Pantone Universe, Sportmax, Vagabond and many others.
First Fashion Show
Frida debuted with Ready to Wear – Autumn / Winter 2009 fashion show where she walked the ramp for BCBG, Calvin Klein, Carolina Herrera, Dagmar, DKNY, Ida Sjöstedt, Isaac Mizrahi, Jill Stuart, Marc by Marc, Marc Jacobs, Oscar De La Renta, Philosophy di Alberta Ferretti, Ralph Lauren, and Whyred.
First TV Show
In 1998, she guest appeared in När karusellerna sover for her role as Klasskamrat in the very first episode of season 1.
She eats healthy and drinks a lot of water and takes good care of her health as well as skin.
Frida also exercises. She goes to the gym and runs a lot. She likes running. If she is not in a mood to hit the gym, she will put on her running shoes and goes for a running session in the forest or Central Park (if she is in NYC). Occasionally, she does core exercises and Pilates.
Frida Gustavsson Favorite Things
Photographer – Steven Meisel
Fashion Show in 2010 – Jil Sander and Rodarte
Skin Care Brand – Dermalogica
Beauty Products – Dermalogica’s Active Moist (Moisturizer), body lotion from Chanel, foundation from Armani, Crealine from Bioderma (makeup remover)
Make-up Artist – Pat McGrath
Frida Gustavsson Facts
She is friends with models Dorothea Barth Jorgensen, Elsa Sylvan, Hanna Rundlof, Julia Saner, Kirsi Pyrhonen, Linnea Regnander, Lovisa Ingman, Nicola Haffmans, Sona Matufkova, Toni Garrn, and Vanessa Hegelmaier.
The fashion model wants to become a fashion stylist and takes interest in pattern and product design.
She started modeling at the age of 15 (in 2008) locally and relocated to Japan in the same year (2008) to pursue modeling.
In 2011, she won Elle Sweden’s Model of the Year award.
She has appeared in Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show 2012.
After Kasia Struss, Liu Wen, and Constance Jablonski, she was the fourth most requested model during Spring 2010 season.
She signed with IMG models in 2009.