Alessandra Ambrosio is one of the most recognizable supermodels in the world. She was chose for People Magazine’s 100 Most Beautiful People in 2007. Not only is her name known globally, Alessandra is heavily involved activism for Haiti relief and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society and is a global fashion brand ambassador.
Alessandra is definitely one of the world’s top models and has worn countless brands, but she has developed her own sense of style through the years. She is always seen out and about in her Day By Day sweatpants and hoodies. Alessandra grabs espressos in J Brandjeans and hits the beach in Siwy Denim.
Starting out as the first spokesperson for Victoria’s Secret Pink line, today Alessandra is one of most popular Victoria’s Secret Angels. Alessandra, along with other VS Angels like Candice Swanepoel and Miranda Kerr, are highly respected and coveted in the modeling and fashion world.
In fact, she has parlayed her successful affiliation with the Victoria’s Secret brand into a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. In 2011, she fell into the 5th spot on Forbes’ The World’s Top-Earning Models list. Alessandra has been the face and global brand ambassador for brands including Prada, Chanel, Christian Dior, Marc Jacobs, Oscar de la Renta and many more. She has graced the covers of hundreds of magazines and publications.
The media, paparazzi and consumers seem to love whatever she does and is amazed by her laid-back but chic style. When asked what her diet consists of she answered, “Whatever I want,” and she frequently eats chocolate. Her favorite breakfast? Bacon, egg and cheese sandwich with a cappuccino on the side.
In her spare time, when she is not taking care of her two kids, Alessandra likes skydiving and surfing. She also loves Jimi Hendrix, Kurt Cobain and Stevie Nicks.
Ambrosio was born on April 11, 1981 in Erechim, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil and likes the nickname of “Ale”