Brazilian Angel. Exotic Face. Dangerous Curve. There are three of phrases we know firstly about Adriana Lima, 36 years old, Top Super Model. She was born at June 12, 1981. Her height is 1.78 meter (or 5 feet 10 inch). In this year, 2018, her age is 36. She was married at 2009, her husband is Marko Jarić, but divorced in 2016. From his she hwas two cute kids. Another two trade mark about Adriana Lima is her hair color which dark brown and her eye color which blue light. Adriana has two agency, The Society Management in New York and Elite Model Management in Paris, Milan, and London.
Adriana Lima Fashion best known as a Victoria’s Secret Angel since 1999 (woow, that’s a looong time ago) and being their longest-running model and called the most valuable Victoria’s Secret Angel in 2017. Lima also a spokesmodel for Maybelline cosmetics from 2003 and for her Super Bowl and Kia Motors ads. At the age of 15, very young, Lima won Ford’s Supermodel of Brazil contest, and took runner up one place the following year in the Ford Supermodel of the World contest. After that she was signing with Elite Model Management in New York City.
Today Adriana is ranked by Models dot com as one of the New Supers in the modern fashion industry. Since 2014, Lima has been the world’s top highest-paid model. In 2012, she came in fourth on the Forbes top-earning models list, calculated to have earned $7.3 million in 365 days. In 2013, she came in third spot and in 2014 she came in second spot with earnings of $8 million. In 2015 year, Lima hold second place with earnings of $9 million. In 2016, she kept the second place with earnings of $10.5 million. Ten million US dollar. That’s a lot of money, a thousand more than average GDP per capita in her country, Brazil, which around $10,224 in 2018 estimation.
Recent today Adriana Lima is brand ambassador for the Barcelona-based fashion brand Desigual, for the ready-to-wear collection of Italian brand Sportmax, and for the Beachwear collection of Italian brand Calzedonia.
Adriana’s childhood not in happy fairy tale. Someone told that her middle name is Francesca, but she denied in a radio interview circa 2010, and stated that her name is just Adriana Lima. Her dad are Nelson Torres, who left the family when she was six months old. And her mm is Maria das Graças Lima, a social worker, who raised her since that. Sadly family, strong mom and daughter. Her ethnicity is mixed, she is an Afro-Brazilian of Portuguese, Japanese, Swiss, West Indian ancestry, and Native Brazilian, of course. What a mixed ethnicity. Maybe that’s a blessing for her beauty.
Adriana Lima can speaks fluently in four languages: native Portuguese, Italian, English, and Spanish. Adriana never considered about being a supermodel, even though she had won many beauty pageants in teen ages. Fortunately, she subsequently entered the 1996 Ford Models Supermodel of the World contest and finished in second place. After that she moved to New York City and signed with Elite Model Management. Lima’s modeling portfolio easily began to expand, and she looked in several international editions of Marie Claire and Vogue. Lima first magazine cover was Marie Claire Brazil in September 1998 and first Vogue cover was the Italian Vogue Gioiello in September 2000.
As a super model, she has walked the catwalk for designers such as Prada, Vera Wang, Giorgio Armani, Ralph Lauren, Louis Vuitton, Givenchy, Versace, Christian Dior, Blue man, Agua de Coco, Rosa Cha, Fashion’s Night Out, Caio Gobbi, Luca Luca, and Liverpool Fashion.
She also appeared on the covers and in the editorials of other fashion magazines such as ELLE, Vogue,Cosmopolitan, Harper’s Bazaar, Grazia, Interview, W, Arena, GQ, Esquire, Garage, V, and French Revue des Modes. Lima also appeared in the 2005 Pirelli Calendar and became the face of Italy’s cellular carrier, Telecom Italia Mobile, and got nickname the Catherine Zeta-Jones of Italy.
Adriana Lima is perhaps best known for her work with Victoria’s Secret. She walked her first Victoria’s Secret runway in 1999 at age 18 and since being contracted as an Angel in 2000, appeared on subsequent shows ever since, opening the show in 2003, 2007, 2008, and 2010.
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