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Jessica Stam, model

Stam was born in Kincardine, Ontario, and grew up on a farm alongside her six brothers. As a child, her family was very religious, practicing the Christian faith. She originally wanted to be a dentist. Stam was discovered in a local Tim Hortons coffee shop by Michele Miller, an agent at the International Model Management agency in Barrie, Ontario, who found Stam on the way back from Canada’s Wonderland, a theme park just outside Toronto. Stam attended St. Joseph’s High School in Barrie, Ontario, where she lived with roommate and fellow model Michelle V.

As soon as photographer Steven Meisel discovered the then 16-year-old Stam, he cast her in every ad campaign of his, and suddenly she was a star. “I guess I’m his muse,” she has said of her mentor Stam won the Los Angeles Model Look Search in 2002. Her career was set off when she appeared on the cover of UK & German Vogue and she has appeared in advertisements for Marc Jacobs, Anna Sui, Vera Wang, Valentino, Miu Miu, Gucci, Prada, Dolce & Gabbana, Versace and Holt Renfrew. In 2004, Stam appeared in the short film Agent Orange.

Fashion designer Marc Jacobs created The Marc Jacobs Stam a bag inspired by and named after her called She also had her own featurette and opened a Theme entitled “Pink”.

In the January 2006, she appeared in the Rochas ad campaign, shot and directed by Bruno Aveillan. For Spring 2006 Ready-to-Wear, Stam walked a total of 64 shows combined during the New York, Milan, and Paris Fashion Weeks.

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Ward’s baby doll-like look inspired a new craze in fashion. Fashion designer Lazaro Hernandez of Proenza Schouler told Teen Vogue in February 2006 that, “She looked like no one else at the time. She was this alien, and fashion is always looking for newness.” Her look became the popular new look among models. It has inspired a new generation of baby doll-like models such as Vlada Roslyakova, Heather Marks, and Jessica Stam.

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Tyson was scouted by an editor from hip-hop magazine ‘The Source’ in 1991. Through that connection, he hooked up with a New York agency, and within months, Beckford was before the lenses of Herb Ritts and Bruce Weber. It was Weber who first brought the model to Lauren, who nabbed him for the company’s sport, fragrance and body lines. By 1995, Beckford was on the covers of major magazines, including Paper and Essence and multiple-page spreads in Vogue, GQ, the New York Times and Details.

Ralph Lauren hired him in 1993 to represent his Polo Sport line exclusively. It was photographer Bruce Weber who introduced Tyson to Ralph Lauren, who immediately hired him to represent the company’s fragrance and body line, ‘Sport’. By 1995, Beckford was on the covers of major magazines, including Paper and Essence and multiple-page spreads in Vogue, GQ, the New York Times and Details.

His unusual good looks and his eyes. He was named 1995 Model of the Year at the VH1 Fashion Awards and one of People’s 50 Most Beautiful People

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Carmen

She has appeared in campaigns for Dsquared, Pedro del Hierro, Michael Kors and Chloe with Malgosia Bela. In 2007, Kass has got ten campaigns only for the spring/summer collection, including Versace, Michael Kors, Pucci, Jones New York, Salvatore Ferragamo, Gap, Peek & Cloppenburg, Bedat & Co, Time and Et Vous?. She has now signed to be Max Factor newest spokesperson.

Carmen

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Amber VallettaValletta has gone on to act in several films, been on the cover of magazines and in advertisements for Louis Vuitton, Calvin Klein and Versace and hosted MTV’s House of Style with friend and fellow supermodel Shalom Harlow. Valletta was scheduled to appear on Punk’d on Season 6 Episode 3, along with David Boreanaz and Kristin Cavallari, but Kutcher had to move the prank played on Valletta to an episode later to make room for the prank played on Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Terrell Owens, which is based on his suspension on November 19, 2005, while playing for the Philadelphia Eagles.

Amber Valletta

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Gavin

About Gavin O’Neill

Gavin O’Neill, 38yrs, born in New Zealand. Working in London/NY. Specialising in beauty, editorial, catalog, and mens magazine work. Work has appeared in marie claire, vanity fair, vogue, cosmopolitan, black & white, GQ, Max, and commercial clients include L’Oreal, Braun, Seimens, LUX, Coca-Cola, etc.

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Steven

About Steven Lippman

A native Southern Californian, Steven Lippman possesses a modern charm & personal aesthetic that only the Golden State can imbue. A former pro surfer, skate boarder & international fashion model, Steven spent the last 13 years parlayuing his penchant for idyllic ambience, figurative body language, and the essence of simplicity into distinctive commercial photography.

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Clients praise Steven for his ability to manage a production’s creative dynamics with precise technical know-how while interfacing with all on a personal level. Steven Lipmann’s imagery evokes a clean & progressive attitude that is uniquely American.

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Bridget Hall supermodel

Bio:

She was born on December 12, 1977 in Springdale, Arkansas. At the age of 10, she was modeling in Dallas, Texas where she was living in the suburb of Farmers Branch, Texas, where she briefly attended R. L. Turner High School.

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Shortly after she moved with her mother Donna Hall to New York City to pursue her modeling career. By the age of 18, she was listed in Forbes as one of the “best ten” moneymaking supermodels along with Cindy Crawford and Christy Turlington.

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Formerly with Ford Models, she is now a star of the IMG Models roster, appearing in fashion magazines such as Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, ELLE and Allure and a feature of seasonal fashion parades in New York, Paris and Milan. During 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006 Bridget Hall appeared in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition and the 2003 Pirelli calendar. She also appeared in the book ‘A second decade of Guess? Images’.

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