Joan Smalls (born July 11, 1988) is one of the most recognized faces in the Victoria’s Secret models. Puerto Rican-born model, Joan Smalls started her modeling career from Victoria Secret and was featured in Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show from 2011 to 2016. Many Fashion industry experts says Joan Smalls is in a class by herself. They embrace her style. She win the contract with Estee Lauder also work for H&M, Hugo Boss, Gucci and Versace and many other brands.
Joan Smalls is one the best-paid models in the World
Forbes has released its annual round-up of the best-paid models in the world. Kendall Jenner is the world’s highest-paid supermodel in 2018. Joan Smalls is one of the World highest-paid models in the modeling industry. She is Forbes no.8 World’s Highest-Paid Model in 2018. Apart from it, she also honors of Model of the Year, New Supers, and Top 50 Models Woman. According to Attention Trust ( a Lifestyle Blog ), Joan Smalls is no.10 World’s Highest-Paid Model in 2019. She feels proud on becoming the first Latina model to represent Estee Lauder Cosmetics. In 2012, the 31 years old model got ranked in the world’s number #1 model by Models.com. In 2010, Smalls began modeling for Victoria’s Secret, and was featured in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show from 2011 to 2016.
Can you guess What is her net worth or how much she earns from modeling? According to Forbes $8.5 million in 2018.
Whats she doing Nowadays?
In December 2019, Joan was in Saudi Arabia for the MDL Beast Festival which was launched in 2019 year and features immersive theatrical performances, five music stages and food stands. Apart from her, many models, social media influencers and other celebrities visited Saudi Arabia on paid-for trip to attend MDL Beast, a new music festival in the region.
Career – Initial Modelling Days
Joan Smalls began her career in modelling in 2007, having graduated from the InterAmerican University of Puerto Rico with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology.
She signed with Elite Model Management in New York. The then 19 year old secured a series of catalogue campaigns for department store Nordstroms and mid-market brand Liz Claiborne, and appeared in shows for Sass & Bide and Diane von Furstenberg . Following her move to IMG in 2009 and the breakout casting with Givenchy, and signing with Victoria’s Secret in 2010, Smalls’ career quickly escalated on an upwards trajectory, marking the model as one of the most sought-after figures within the fashion industry, with a recurring spot on Forbes’ highest paid models list.
Success Story – Big Brands, Magazine Covers, Big Contracts
Joan Smalls has appeared in editorials and covers for several fashion publications – 11 international editions of Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, i-D, Interview, Porter, Love, American Elle, T Magazine and more. She also made multimedia appearances. including Asap Rocky’s 2013 track “Pheonix”, Beyoncé’s 2015 “Yoncé” video alongside Chanel Iman and Jourdan Dunn , the “Lip Sync Battle’, “RuPaul’s Drag Race” and co-hosted MTV’s fashion-related series “House of Style” with Karlie Kloss , among others.
Net Worth and Other Income Source
Joan Smalls has a net worth of $8.5 million. Apart from that, she appeared on many music videos that added to net worth. She modeled in Kanye West’s song Christian Dior Denim Flow alongside Kate Moss, Alessandra Ambrosio, Anja Rubik, and Coco Rocha. Further, Joan Smalls owned a car for her dad from her salary.
Who is Joan Smalls’s Boyfriend ?
Joan smalls is Bernard Smith Girlfriend
Currently, Joan Smalls is dating her boyfriend Bernard Smith, since 2011. Her boyfriend Bernard is a founder of Modellounge.
Joan and Bernard are spotted in many events, parties and even in publicly. In January 2019, both were enjoying at a beach in Miami. Joan Smalls poses up a storm in tiny Brazilian bikini while boyfriend Bernard Smith snaps photographs
Joan and Bernard split at the beginning of their relationship. But both decided to be together. However, Smalls and Smith haven’t planned to get married very soon but sooner or later they will.
Joan Smalls – Facts in Nutshell
|Born Name||Joan Smalls|
|Birth Place||Hatillo, Puerto Rico|
|Net Worth||$8.5 million|
|Parents||Eric Smalls and Betzaida Rodrigue|
|Body Measurement||32.5-24-34 inches|
|Social Media||Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram|
|Latest Top Campaigns||Max Mara S/S 2020 (Max Mara)|
|Moschino F/W 2019 Campaign (Moschino)|
|Tom Ford Metallique Fragrance 2019 (Tom Ford)|
|ODLR Spring 2019 Sleepwear Campaign (Oscar de la Renta)|
|Tom Ford Spring 2019 (Tom Ford)|
|Tom Ford Eyewear Spring 2019 Campaign (Tom Ford)|
|Estee Lauder Spring 2019 (Estee Lauder)|
|David Yurman F/W 2018 (David Yurman)|
|Estee Lauder Fall 2018- Double Wear (Estee Lauder)|
|Estee Lauder S/S 2018 (Estee Lauder)|