Women Fitness has after a great round of discussions and coagulating the complex algorithm on available data of each model earnings, the campaigns they did in last twelve months, their overall market demand, their visibility in various campaigns and last but not the least each model’s health, beauty and fitness quotient, a Top 10 women models 2013 list was prepared, it is here for you to enjoy their fruits of absolute hard work and dedication to the profession of modelling.
Joan Smalls Rodriguez is a Puerto Rican fashion model. Joan is ranked the #1 model in the world according to models.com since September 2012. Joan Smalls Rodriguez was born and grew up in Hatillo, Puerto Rico. She is the daughter of Eric Smalls and Betzaida Rodriguez.
Joan has appeared in campaigns and shows for, amongst others, Gucci, Lacoste, Gap, H&M, Givenchy, Roberto Cavalli, Giambattista Valli, Chanel, Fendi, Fendi Eyewear, Calvin Klein Jeans, David Yurman, Mercedes-Benz, Barneys New York, Ports 1961, Ralph Lauren, Rag & Bone, Versace, Prabal Gurung and Stella McCartney.
In 2011 Estee Lauder signed her to its line-up of global beauty ambassadors. Joan became the first Latina face of the company.
She has appeared in editorials for several international editions of Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, i-D, GQ, Dazed & Confused, American and Spanish V Magazine, Glamour, and W Magazine. Her international Covers include Vogue Australia, Vogue Italia, Vogue Japan, Vogue Turkey, Vogue Brazil, Vogue Korea and Vogue Russia. Covers for Elle UK, GQ South Africa, GQ Mexico, GQ Style UK, W Magazine, W Magazine Korea, i-D, Last Magazine, 032c, Harper’s Bazaar UK, Harper’s Bazaar Brazil, Harper’s Bazaar Singapore, Harper’s Bazaar Bulgaria, Harper’s Bazaar Thailand, Pop, Dazed & Confused, Stylist and V Magazine.
She was featured alongside singer Bruno Mars in the June 2011 edition of Vogue. In 2006 she appeared in Ricky Martin’s “It’s Alright” music video. In 2010, she started modeling for Victoria’s Secret and appeared in their 2011 and 2012 fashion show. Joan is ranked 1st on the Top 50 Models Women list by Models.com. Joan serves as co-host (along with model Karlie Kloss) of MTV’s fashion series, “House of Style”.
Models.com says ‘With her innate elegance and multi-cultural beauty, Joan Smalls has become the defining face of modern luxury. Her unique blend of strength and elegance has captivated everyone from Karl Lagerfeld, Steven Meisel, and Carine Roitfeld. Her flawless bookings raise the bar for models everywhere. Vogue Italia, Vogue Paris, Pop, i-D, V, W, there isn’t a cover she hasn’t conquered, nor a campaign she hasn’t landed. With the coup de grâce of an Estee Lauder contract solidifying her place as the girl of the moment, Joan moved from phenom to full-fledged powerhouse. Few models have seized their moment in such chic style’.
Joan Smalls’s most recent campaigns:
- H&M The New Icons Spring 2013 Campaign (H&M)
- H&M S/S 13 Denim Campaign (H&M)
- Prabal Gurung S/S 13 Campaign (Prabal Gurung)
- Estee Lauder Contract 2013 (S/S 13) (Estee Lauder)
- Versace S/S 13 (Versace)
- Gucci Resort 2013 Campaign (Gucci)
- H&M F/W 2012 Online and in store (H&M)
- Estee Lauder Contract 2012 (F/W 12) (Estee Lauder)
- Fendi F/W 12 (Fendi)
- Givenchy F/W 12 (Givenchy)