Lindsay Ellingson has modeled for Chanel, Dolce and Gabbana, Proenza Schouler, Valentino, and Christian Dior, as well as Victoria Secret as one of the brand contracted Angels
Born Name Lindsay Marie Ellingson
Nick Name Lindi
Occupation Fashion Model
Born: November 19, 1986, 32 years and 8 months, San Diego, California, United States
Sun Sign Scorpio
Hair Color Blonde
Eye Color Blue
Height 5 ft 11 in or 180 cm
Measurements 33-24-34 in or 84-61-86 cm
Bra Size 32B
These are her talent agencies –
Viva Models – Paris
Why Not Model Agency – Milan
DNA Model Management – New York
Photogenics – Los Angeles
She has modeled for Banila, Bergdorf Goodman, Charles David, Chanel, Christian Dior jewelry, Clarins, Coach, DandG Eyewear, DKNY, Dolce and Gabbana, EnC, Fabrizio Gianni, iBlues, La Senza, MAC, Moschino Cheap and Chic, Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom, Proenza Schouler, Per Una Due, Reserved, Thursday Island, Tommy Hilfiger, Valentino, Victoria Secret.
Lindsay Ellingson went to Canyon Springs High School in Moreno Valley, California.
Ellingson grew up in Moreno Valley, California, where she graduated from Canyon Springs High School and won three trophies at the USA National Championships for her high school dance team. Prior to being discovered on the street, she went to college at the University of California, San Diego to study biology. After a test shoot, she was sent to Paris by her model agency, where she met John Galliano who put her on the map.
Ellingson first walked the runway in the Spring/Summer 2005 ready-to-wear shows. She has walked in numerous shows including Shiatzy Chen, Blumarine, Chanel, Christian Dior, John Galliano, Gucci, Valentino, Lacoste, Victorias Secret, Marc Jacobs, Oscar de la Renta, Zac Posen, Diane Von Furstenberg, Sophie Theallet, and Giorgio Armani. Her campaigns include Moschino, DKNY, MAC, Dolce and Gabbana, Charles David, H M, and Tommy Hilfiger. She has graced the covers of Vogue, Marie Claire, Elle, D Magazine, GQ and L’Officiel internationally and has appeared in the pages of Allure, Flair, V, and i-D as well.
Her career with Victoria Secret began in 2009, where she walked for the brand for 7 straight years. Ellingson and Emanuela de Paula were chosen to be spokeswomen for Body by Victoria by Victoria Secret alongside Alessandra Ambrosio and Marisa Miller. She was also a featured model in the 2010 Victoria Secret SWIM catalog. She is currently listed as one of the brand 12 supermodels and was one of the featured models during the 2009 fashion show. In 2011, she became one of the brand signature Angels, as well as the face of its perfume line VS Attractions and its new bra, Gorgeous. As of 2011, she became one of the faces of Clarins.
In 2015, Lindsay co-founded luxury beauty label, Wander Beauty, where she currently serves as creative director.
In November 2013, after six years of dating, Ellingson became engaged to her long-term boyfriend Sean Clayton, a medical equipment salesman and former college football player. They were married on July 12, 2014, in Bluffton, South Carolina. The couple currently resides in Brooklyn, New York.
Lindsay started dating medical equipment salesman and former college football player, Sean Clayton in 2007. After long dating, they engaged in November 2013. On July 12, 2014, the model married Sean in South Carolina. The marriage ceremony occurred in The Inn at Palmetto Bluff with less than 100 guests present.
Lindsay says something about her first boyfriend
“I MET MY FIRST BOYFRIEND ON THE STREETS OF PARIS RIGHT AFTER A RUNWAY SHOW. I WAS REALLY DISHEVELED, ONE SIDE OF MY HAIR WAS POOFED OUT, MY MAKEUP WAS HALF OFF AND HE STILL HIT ON ME. SO I WAS LIKE, “THIS GUY MUST REALLY LIKE ME.”
First TV Show
Her debut TV show is a fashion show, Ready to Wear – Spring / Summer 2005 in which she walked the ramp for the fashion designers – Christian Dior, Eduardo Lucero, John Galliano, Lanvin, Tsumori Chisato.
Mark Gordon is her personal trainer, who makes her fit for Victoria Secret fashion show. In this video, she has focussed on her legs and butts exercises. You will get to know which exercises she does with how many repetitions.
Lindsay Ellingson Facts
Lindsay Ellingson was discovered at a ProScout event that she attended in Orange County, California.
Ballet dancing is her hobby.
She has graced the magazine covers with her presence on Vogue, Marie Claire, Elle, D Magazine, GQ and L’Officiel internationally and has appeared in the pages of Allure, Flair, V, and i-D as well.
As of 2011, she is one of the faces of Clarins (French Luxury cosmetics company).
In 2011, she became Victoria Secret Angel.
In 2011, she became the face of Victoria Secret perfume line “VS Attraction” and its new bra “Gorgeous”.
She was featured model in 2010 Victoria Secret “SWIM” catalog.
She was chosen as the “Body by Victoria” by Victoria Secret and has walked the ramp for the same for straight 5 years.