(biography, photos, videos) Candice Swanepoel
Candice Swanepoel biography
South African model candice Swanepoel born October 20 1988 in Mooi river. In this small town among the beautiful scenery, and she spent her childhood. The girl’s parents by the standards of Africa were not poor people, they had their own farm. Candace and brother raised by his mother, the children helped her with the housework and the unfinished model, there were times when they took birth in cows.
Swanepoel went to school, plans for the future are not built – a chance encounter on the market to determine her fate. Candace was fifteen when she was noticed by an agent from modeling Agency Kevis Ellis. He was struck by the unusual appearance of the girls: blond, blue-eyed, with perfectly smooth long legs. She reminded him of a Flamingo.
The agent on the same day met with the mother Swanepoel and introduced her to the Director of modeling Agency. And then pictures of 15-year-old was sent to the branch model Agency in London soon, Candace was invited to the capital of the United Kingdom. In 2003, she first went abroad – study in school she had to leave for a career in the modeling business.
Modeling career candice Swanepoel was as bright and fast as the start. She participated in the advertising of many brands, her face graced the cover of fashion glossy magazines. Three years later, Candace took part in the fashion shows of fashion houses world-class Dolce & Gabbana, Alberta Ferretti and many others. The next step was the advertising campaign for the brand Nike her photos appeared on the pages of Vogue Greece magazine and graced its cover.
In 2007, the Model first appeared on the runway of the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. In 2011 and 2013 model opened the show, and in 2014 he closed it. She was the first South African model in the entire history of Victoria’s Secret. In 2010 she was included in the angels is an important event in the life of every model, this recognition of talent and professionalism.
Candice Swanepoel has collaborated with Chanel, Versace and Max Factor, he headed the advertising campaign for the Turkish brand Zeki had presented a collection of swimwear from Kim Kardashian.
In the world of fashion it is called «African version of Kate moss». Indeed, today, Swanepoel is in line with Heidi Klum and Alexandra, Ambrosia. She is in the TOP 10 highest paid models in the world. The geography of Candace covers Europe, America and Asia.
However, because of the employment model was not able to obtain secondary education. But his absence does not prevent her to speak fluently in three languages: English, Portuguese and African.
Candice Swanepoel constant not only in work but also in personal life. Since 2005, she dated model Hermann Nicoli. They met during one of the Paris shows: candice was 17 years old.
Herman and candice were Dating almost ten years of employment have not always been able to spend much time together. In August 2015, the couple announced their engagement in may of 2016 became aware of the pregnancy Swanepoel. The addition to the family expected in September 2016 model will have a son.
Candice Swanepoel likes to travel, ride a skateboard, spoiling a beloved dog, Mimi. She says that the most important quality in life is belief in yourself, it helps to cope with problems and achieve their goals.