Jessica Stam Top Model. women Celeb Bio, Images, photos, video. Jessica Stam born April 23, 1986 is a Canadian model.
She is considered to be part of the crop of models described as “doll faces”.
In 2007, Forbes named her fifteenth in the list of the World’s 15 Top-Earning Supermodels, earning at an estimated total of $1.5 million in the past 12 months.
Stam was born in Kincardine, Ontario and grew up on a farm alongside her six brothers. She came from a religious family and attended Sacred Heart High School in Walkerton, Ontario. Her original intention was to become a dentist. Jessica Stam was discovered in a local Tim Hortons coffee shop by Michèle Miller (an agent at the International Model Management agency in Barrie, Ontario) who found Stam on the way back from Canada’s Wonderland (a theme park just outside Toronto).
She was chosen to model the Nina Ricci spring 2010 campaign. Stam has transitioned from modeling into designing, first collaborating with Rag & bone on pieces for the spring 2010 collection, and then signing up with Rachel Roy to co-design a capsule collection consisting of jeans, a bag, and a cardigan for her Rachel Rachel Roy label, launch in October 2011. Stam models for Victoria’s Secret Giles Deacon’s show in Paris.
Jessica Stam appeared on the inaugural cover of Vogue Turkey, launched March 2010. Stam designed and modeled four pieces for Rachel Roy’s lower-priced line, RACHEL Rachel Roy, which launched August 2010 at Macy’s.
In 2011, Stam was named the face of CoverGirl, teaming up with makeup artist Pat McGrath for the brand’s new Lip Perfection campaign.
Calliope FW 2012-2013 Interview with Jessica Stam video