Hailing from croydon Model & businesswoman Kate Moss shot to fame in the mid 1990s after being discovered at age 14 by Sarah Doukas founder of Storm Model Management.
Kate moss was symbolised as the ‘anti-supermodel’ of the 90’s with her skinny and chic look which was the complete contrast to the curvaceous and tall models of the moment such as Cindy Crawford, Naomi Campbell and Claudia Schiffer to name a few.
Her individuality ensured Kate continued to climb to the highest of heights in the Supermodel world throughout the 90’s and beyond into the following decade.
Kate’s journey however has not always been smooth sailing, in late 2005 Kate had a contract worth £4 million terminated by H&M & Stella McCartney following drug abuse allegations. This was followed by Chanel & Burberry severing ties with the Supermodel.
However like all winners Kate used this to fuel her fire, after a 12 month absence she returned launching a fragrance and lotion range, began new deals with Calvin Klein, Burberry and Virgin Mobile and was named model of the year at the British Fashion Awards!
In a career spanning over 30 years Kate Moss has managed to solidify herself as a true fashion superstar and icon. She has modelled for almost every high end fashion brand, worked with the Worlds finest photographers & designers, appeared in 4 films and still finds the time to raise her daughter Lila Grace and continue a her day to day duties as a philanthropist.
What an icon.