Karlie Kloss is ranked one of the 30 top models of the 21st century. As a model Karlie’s trademark for designers is her towering height. Karlie’s forte is the runway, and she signed up her first runway job in 2008 where she ran 31 runways for New York Fashion Week. In that single season she covered 64 shows. In the fashion and modeling industry it is her grace on the ramp that makes her a favorite amongst many top designers.
Karlie Elizabeth Kloss was born in Chicago, Illinois on August 3rd 1992. She is from German Ancestory with part roots Danish from her Father’s side. The American super model is one of 4 siblings and is currently enrolled in Harvard Business School. She was discovered at a benefit runway show, which she was participating in for a friend who was suffering from cancer.
As a child Karlie attended ballet lessons and believes that is what got her this far on the runway. Karlie’s most notable achievements are her partnering up with Momofuku and starting her own business of cookies called Karlie’s Kookies, and the best part about the organization is that a portion of their earnings go straight to charity. Kloss won the Best Model Social Media Award in September 2013 at the Fashion Media Awards. She has even made appearances in TV shows like Gossip Girl.
Measurements Hair Color: Blonde Eye Color: Hazel Dress: 4/ 43 (US/EU) Bust: 34 Height: 1.85 m/ 6 ft. 1 inch Waist: 23 Hips: 34 Shoe: 9/ 40/ 6.5 (US/EU/UK)
In March 2015 Karlie Kloss revealed in a Vogue story that after two years as one of the eight Victoria Secret Angels, she is leaving the lingerie brand. According to her she wants to explore other opportunities as well as begin her studies at NYU in the fall, in the Gallatin school of Individualized Study. She is also a fitness enthusiast and completed the Paris Half Marathon on 6th March. She completed the 13.1 mile race in the record time of 2:18:24. In an interview she revealed that she had always hated running and that training for the marathon was what pushed her. But that is not all she is famed for, Karlie Kloss has participated in several brand campaigns as well including American Eagle, Nina Ricci, Chloe, Lacoste, Dior, Hermess, Oscar De La Renta, and Alexander McQueen.