America – a place with the world’s most beautiful girls. Yes, from California to the New York, this land has pretiest ladies for you and me. From young starlets to hottest moms, a phenomenally talented pop siren to an Alaskan porn star – the country is in all of her ragged glory. You won’t find this kind of diversity anywhere else around the globe. In the spirit of celebrating all things great, we’ve compiled a list of the most beautiful American models. From St. Joseph’s own Kate Upton to Puerto Rico native Joan Smalls to Oklahoma’s Angela Lindvall, they are America’s top ten most beautiful models.
11. Angela Lindvall
Born in Midwest City, Oklahoma and raised in Missouri, Lindvall start modeling at the age of 14. Discovered by an IMG talent scout at a Kansas City fashion show, Lindvall has appeared on the covers of several notable magazines, such as ELLE, Harper’s Bazaar, Marie Claire, Numero, and Vogue. She walked in the Victoria’s Secret fashion shows from 2000 to 2008 regularly. She has one of the most impressive resumes in the biz, with campaigns for Miu Miu, Versace, Jimmy Choo, and has appeared in films like; Kiss Kiss Bang Bang in 2005 and Small Apartments in 2010.
10. Emily DiDonato
Born in Goshen, New York, This blue-eyed beauty is of Italian, Irish, and Native American ancestry. DiDonato got her big break as a Maybelline New York girl in 2009, and has since become a go-to face for luxury brands and mass retailers alike, bouncing among H&M, Miu Miu, Oscar de la Renta, Giorgio Armani, Calvin Klein, Trussardi, Ralph Lauren, Just Cavalli, Missoni, Elie Tahari, Longchamp, Nicole Farhi, Aldo, Gap, Juicy Couture, and Guess.
9. Joan Smalls
The first Latina model to represent Estée Lauder cosmetics, Joan Smalls comes at number eight position amongst America’s most beautiful models. This Puerto Rican stunning beauty ranks high among the modern-day supermodels, with a lot of ad campaigns, runway shows and magazine covers under her belt. She’s model for Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show since 2011. She’s also one of the World’s Highest-Paid Models.
8. Gigi Hadid
One of the Top 50 Models by models.com, Gigi Hadid began her modelling career when she was just 2 years old. Throughout her career, she has shown no signs of slowing down since her campaigns with Guess as an adult, back in 2011. With attractive commercial appeal, high-fashion cred, and a social-media following, it’s no wonder everyone from Vogue Paris to Maybelline has come a-knocking.
In 2016, she co-designed a capsule collection with Tommy Hilfiger called Gigi by Tommy Hilfiger, a boot collection for Stuart Weitzman titled the Gigi Boot. She starred in an interactive campaign including a commercial for the BMW M2. She also hosted the 2016 iHeartRadio Much Music Video Awards in Toronto.
7. Taylor Hill
Born in Palatine, Illinois and raised in Arvada, the poster girl for crossover appeal, Taylor Marie Hill comes at number 6 position in our list of America’s most beautiful models. This Midwestern beauty is current Victoria’s Secret Angel since 2015. She has appeared in advertising campaigns for PINK, Miu Miu, Jimmy Choo, H&M, Lancôme, Versus, Armani Privé, Michael Kors, Ports 1961, Topshop, J Brand, Juicy Couture, Alexandre Vauthier etc..
She has also walked the runway for Paris couture and many others, and emerged as a favorite of American Vogue. She has won “Model of the Year” in social media at Fashion Media Awards 2015.
6. Lindsey Wixson
With her bee-stung lips, dimpled cheeks, rosebud pout, and gap-toothed smile, Lindsey Wixson comes at number five position. This Wichita native is the quintessential girl next door—best known for her campaigns with designers as Chanel, John Galliano, Versace Vanitas, Miu Miu, Jill Stuart and Alexander McQueen. Wixson currently ranks 20th on the Top 50 Models Women list by MODELS.com.
5. Martha Hunt
A card-carrying member of music video for Taylor Swift‘s song Bad Blood as “Homeslice” and a Victoria’s Secret Angel, Martha Hunt hold 4th position amongst America’s most beautiful models. This North Carolina native beauty has shown no signs of slowing down since her first Fashion Week walk back in 2007, where she walked for Issey Miyake. She is also a spokesmodel for Free People.
4. Karlie Kloss
Karlie Kloss, 24, born in Chicago and raised in St. Louis, Missouri, is one of the biggest models of America working today. In addition to fronting campaigns for L’Oréal, Kate Spade New York, and Chanel Coco Noir and covering, The six-foot-one stunner was a Victoria’s Secret Angel untill 2015. She has been declared one of the top 30 models of the 2000s by Vogue Paris. Beacause of her unique, atypical beauty, Karlie Kloss is one of most favorite models. Her runway walk often described as one of the most unusual and powerful.
Karlie Kloss is an avid programmer. She launched a scholarship program in 2015 called Kode with Karlie, giving girls the opportunity to learn computer-programming skills.
3. Tori Praver
This 5 feet 11 inches tall surfer girl not only looks good in her bikini, she designs them too. The San Diego–born babe comes at second position amongst America’s most beautiful models. Tori Praver, perhaps best known for her appearances in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, as a Global Brand Ambassador for Billabong (clothing) in 2009, and for being the youngest face of Guess (clothing), at the age of 17. After years of successful modelling career, she launched Tori Praver Swimwear in 2009.
2. Kendall Jenner
Whether or not you think she’s a “true supermodel”, one thing’s for sure: Jenner’s career is on fire. Jenner has done multiple editorials and cover shoots for LOVE and various international Vogue editions, walked for Victoria’s Secret, and acts as brand ambassador for Estée Lauder’s multimedia ad campaigns. She made her debut at No. 16 on Forbes magazine’s 2015 list of top earning models. As of 2016, she is one of the top 10 most followed celebrities on Instagram. She also named as one of People magazine’s 50 most beautiful people in the world.
1. Kate Upton
Kate Upton, 24, is the champion of the iconic sports magazine’s (Sports Illustrated) Swimsuit Issue. Being famous for her sexy curves, she isn’t just one of the hottest models of her generation, she’s responsible for some of the hottest photos we’ve ever seen. With an honorable spot, she top each and almost every ranking of most beautiful models.
America’s Top 11 Most Beautiful Models
- Kate Upton
- Kendall Jenner
- Tori Praver
- Karlie Kloss
- Martha Hunt
- Lindsey Wixson
- Taylor Hill
- Gigi Hadid
- Joan Smalls
- Emily DiDonato
- Angela Lindvall