Doutzen Kroes shocked the modeling World with the
recent news of turning in her VS angels, though
with her opening the Fendi show at Milan Fashion
Week she is proving she doesn't need wings to soar.
so many inspiring girls struggle for years to become
models, Doutzen modeling rise to fame was simple.
As simple as a dream come true for many young aspiring
graduating from school one day she sent in a few
photos to a Amsterdam modeling agency. Like a dream
come true for so many, for her it was instant reality,
a model was born. So many people go to modeling
schools, take lessons, pageants, etc. However, like
it goes in the modeling bussiness your either born
with it or not.
Doutzen was born in Eastermar, Netherlands. She
follows in the foot steps of the 90's Dutch supermodels
before her Frederique van and Karen Mulder.
Over the past years the Brazilian supermodels such
as Alessandra Ambrosio and Adriana Lima among a
list of many others have dominated the supermodel
Doutzen has changed that as the blond supermodel
bombshell. Doutzen says, " In the past there
were many Brazilian, Belgian and Russian girls.
Now the Dutchies are even too! "
dream came true in 2004 when she landed her first
cover for French Elle. As her career took off she
was soon appearing on fashion magazine covers such
as Vogue, Elle, W, Harpar's Bazaar, and pretty much
every notable fashion magazine.
her modeling popularity grew Style.com featured
her as rising star of fall 2005 and she was chosen
as readers Model Of The Year on Vogue.com in 2005.
first American cover was for Vogue in May 2007.
It titled "The New Crop of Supermodels"
which she shared with fellow models Coco Rocha,
Jessica Stam, Caroline Trentini, Raquel Zimmermann,
Agyness Deyn, Hilary Rhoda, Chanel Iman, Sasha Pivovarova,
and Lily Donaldson.
with photo shoots Doutzen has also been busy working
the run ways and ad campaigns for designers Gucci,
Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger, Escada, Dolce & Gabbana,
Valentino, Versace, Escada, the list goes on.
made her first television appearance on the runway
in Victoria's Secret 2005 fashion show and went
on to be a regular in their catalog.
have supermodels and we have famous angels, well
Doutzen got her famed wings in 2008 when she
became part of the elite group of supermodels when
she officially became a Victoria's Secret Angel
As we head forward and see models once again
in the fashion world that was dominated over
the past years by celebrities. It's such a
welcome to have our models back to modeling.
Doutzen Kroes is certainly a model that's
pushing forward, leading the way like a true