They say blondes have more fun and when it comes to models, there is certainly something special about these golden haired beauties. From Candice Swanepoel to Claudia Schiffer, check out eight blonde models who rule the fashion world. If you are looking to lighten your locks, check out these blonde babes for inspiration.
Kate Moss popularized the heroin chic look of the 1990s and rose to fame for her Calvin Klein campaigns. Twenty-plus years later and this blonde beauty continues to grace A-list magazine covers and land top-tier fashion advertisements for the likes of Burberry, Versace and Alexander McQueen. Talk about blonde ambition.
This blonde beauty cemented her career as a Victoria’s Secret Angel for two years. Rosie Huntington-Whiteley has now gone on to acting but her golden blonde waves even landed her a gig as brand ambassador for beauty and lifestyle brand Moroccan Oil.
Claudia Schiffer is considered on the original supermodels of the 1980s. The German beauty’s light blonde tresses have landed her campaigns with Chanel, Versace and Revlon. Recently she teamed up with Schwarzkopf for a hair care line where she promotes her own personal shade of blonde.
Appearing as a three-time Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue cover model, Kate Upton’s blonde bombshell persona has made her own of the most popular models of the past decade. She is now focusing on acting, but her famous tresses appear in Bobbi Brown Cosmetics campaigns.
As the premier supermodel of the noughties, Gisele Bundchen’s shade of blonde is a rich dark honey hue. Forbes consistently ranks her as one of the world’s highest paid models and those blonde tresses even landed her a lucrative Pantene haircare contract.
Former Victoria’s Secret Angel Karlie Kloss used to sport light brown hair, but then she went over to the blonde side in 2014. The change landed her a contract with haircare and beauty brand L’Oreal Paris. It looks like going blonde raised Karlie’s profile even further.
A relative newcomer on the scene, Gigi Hadid’s blonde locks have landed her appearances in Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit Issue as well as a Guess campaign. This model looks to be on her way to supermodel status thanks to her numerous Instagram followers.
One of Victoria’s Secret’s hottest blondes ever just so happens to be Candice Swanepoel. The South African model was first signed as an Angel in 2010, and has since gone on to appear in campaigns for Versace, Tom Ford and other top brands. This blonde bombshell can do high fashion and commercial work.