Lais Ribeiro

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Lais Ribeiro
Lais Ribeiro modeling.jpg
Ribeiro at the 2014 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in London
Born
Laís Ribeiro

(1990-10-05) 5 October 1990 (age 28)
OccupationModel
Children1[2]
Modeling information
Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Hair colorDark brown
Eye colorBrown
Agency
  • Women Management (New York, Paris)[3]
  • Monster Management (Milan)
  • Next Model Management (London)
  • Traffic Models (Barcelona)
  • IMM Bruxelles (Brussels)[4]
  • STARSYSTEM (Gèneve)
  • Mega Model Agency (Hamburg)
  • Nomad Management (Los Angeles)
  • Munich Models (Munich)
  • Joy Model Management (São Paulo)[5]
  • MP Stockholm (Stockholm)[6]

Lais Ribeiro (born 5 October 1990) is a Brazilian model best known for her work as a Victoria's Secret Angel.

Career[edit]

Prior to becoming a model, Ribeiro was in training to become a nurse.[7] A year after giving birth to her son Alexandre, she gave in to a friend's advice and started working as a model in her native Brazil. In 2009, she walked the major international catwalks for such designers as Shiatzy Chen, Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Gucci, Dolce & Gabbana, Versace, and Marc Jacobs. During the fashion week of Brazil for the spring/summer 2011 collections, Ribeiro was the most booked runway model with 27 shows during São Paulo Fashion Week[8] and 26 shows during Rio Fashion Week.[citation needed]

She has been photographed for American, Brazilian, German, and Italian Vogue, and appeared in ad campaigns for Ralph Lauren, Christian Dior, Tom Ford, GAP and American Eagle.[1]

She also works for Victoria's Secret, having appeared in the 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show, as well as the 2011 Christmas commercial and the 2012 Valentine's Day commercial alongside Candice Swanepoel and Adriana Lima. She was scheduled to walk the 2012 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show, but fell and severely sprained her ankle during rehearsals. Her outfits for that year were given to Behati Prinsloo and Shanina Shaik. In the 2013 show, because of what happened, the Victoria's Secret producers gave Lais the opportunity to open the Birds of Paradise segment.

She became a Victoria's Secret Angel in 2015.[9] In 1 November 2017, Ribeiro was chosen to wear the "Champagne Nights Fantasy Bra" for the 2017 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show held in Shanghai, China in 28 November 2017. The $2 million dollar bra, named the "Champagne Nights Fantasy Bra", was created by Mouawad. The bra and its matching belt is handset with 6,000 yellow diamonds, yellow sapphires, and blue topaz in 18 karat gold.

Personal life[edit]

Ribeiro has a son, born on 17 May 2008. In 2014, she began dating American basketball player Jared Homan.[10][11] They have since broken up, and in September 2018, she began dating NBA player Joakim Noah.[12]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Profile of Lais Ribeiro fashionmodeldirectory.com. Retrieved 2 February 2012.
  2. ^ Lim, James. "Meet the New Girl Lais Ribeiro". New York Times Fashion. Retrieved 4 August 2012.
  3. ^ "LAIS Ribeiro | Women Management". Womenmanagement.fr. Retrieved 22 March 2019.
  4. ^ "IMM - LAIS RIBEIRO". www.immbruxelles.com.
  5. ^ "Lais Ribeiro -".
  6. ^ "Lais Ribeiro - Model". MODELS.com.
  7. ^ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B9PULq2QFvY. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  8. ^ Yi, David. "Victoria's Secret names 10 new angels to take over the lingerie world". Mashable. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  9. ^ "Exclusive: Meet the New Victoria's Secret Angels". Vogue. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  10. ^ "The Complete Guide to the Husbands & Boyfriends of VS Angels". Harper's BAZAAR. 15 November 2017. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  11. ^ "Jared Homan on Instagram: "Enjoyed the Rihanna & Eminem concert with these angels. @laisribeiro16 @adrianalima #rihanna #eminem #partybus #patronshots #greatnight"". Instagram.com. Retrieved 22 March 2019.
  12. ^ "Joakim Noah's Victoria Secret Model GF Lais Ribeiro Rocks Thong Bikini In Malibu". TMZ. Retrieved 5 November 2018.

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