December 24, 1994 |
Leiderdorp, The Netherlands
|Height||1.79 m (5 ft 10 1⁄2 in)|
|Measurements||80-60-89 (EU) or 31.5-23.5-35 (US)|
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Groeneveld was born in Leiderdorp and was discovered by her first agent, who asked if she had ever considered modelling. While her first runway season was the Fall/Winter 2010 season in Milan, her career took off after her Fall/Winter 2011 season. She was awarded the title of Best Dutch Model at the Marie Claire Netherlands Fashion Awards in 2011.
Groeneveld has appeared on the covers of Vogue Paris, i-D, Numero, Vogue Japan, Vogue Russia, Vogue Korea, LOVE and V.
She has walked for designers such as Anna Sui, Chanel, Dior, Donna Karan, Emilio Pucci, Etro, Fendi, Gucci, Jason Wu, John Galliano, Karl Lagerfeld, Lanvin, Louis Vuitton, Marc Jacobs, Prada, Roberto Cavalli, Shiatzy Chen, and Versace.
As of August 2013 she is ranked 23rd on Models.com's top 50 models, alongside model Lindsey Wixson.
She played with the contemporary artist Jan Lisman in a short movie for the Met Ball[clarification needed] called ART COUTURE.
- "The Elusive and Exclusive Daphne Groeneveld".
- "Daphne Groeneveld for H&M". Words About Fashion.