Mariacarla Boscono is an Italian supermodel who’s best known for being featured on the cover of Vogue as well as for her work in several high fashion runway shows for brands such as Gucci, Dolce & Gabbana, Fendi and Christian Dior. She has also been featured as the sole face of brands like Emilio Pucci, Hermes, John Galliano and Moschinoi. She earned a spot on Forbes’ list of the World’s 15 Top-Earning Supermodels and she has been considered as one of renowned fashion photographer Karl Lagerfeld’s favorite models.
Natasha Poly is a top Russian fashion model. Since 2004, Poly has appeared in prominent high-fashion advertisement campaigns, magazine covers and on runways. Poly established herself as one of the most “in-demand models” of the mid and late 2000’s, with Vogue Paris declaring her as one of the top 30 models of the 2000s.
Jourdan Dunn is a British model and actress. She was discovered in Hammersmith Primark in 2006 and signed to Storm Model Management in London shortly thereafter. She began appearing on international runways in early 2007. In February 2008, she was the first black model to walk a Prada runway in over a decade.
In April 2014, it was announced that Dunn was signed as the new face of Maybelline New York. As of July 2014, she was declared an icon by models.com. In 2014, Forbes listed Dunn in their top-earning models list, estimated to have earned $US4 million in one year. She was the first black British model to make the list. She appeared on the February cover of British Vogue in 2015, becoming the first solo black model to grace the cover in 12 years. Dunn is a part of a small elite group of modern day models considered to be this generation’s supermodels.
Karolina Kurkova is a Czech supermodel and actress, best known as a former Victoria’s Secret Angel and Vogue cover star. Mario Testino praised the “proportions of her body and her face, as well as her energy level”, which he said “made her a model who could fit almost into any moment”. Vogue editor Anna Wintour called her the “next supermodel”.
Kurková is among the world’s top-earning models, having earned an estimated $5 million in the year 2007. She placed 6th in the Forbes annual list of the highest-earning models.
Chanel Iman is an American model, known professionally as Chanel Iman. She is best known for her work as a Victoria’s Secret Angel. Vogue Paris declared her as one of the top 30 models of the 2000s. She has appeared in their fashion shows in 2009, 2010 and 2011. Though, in 2010 only, she became VS Angel and got her wings.
Ashley Graham is best known For Working as a lingerie model for the plus-size clothing store, Lane Bryant. She has appeared on the cover of fashion magazines such as Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Glamour, and Elle. In addition, she appeared in several Levi’s campaigns. Graham has appeared on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Entertainment Tonight, and CBS News and was interviewed by NPR about plus-size modeling.