Do you remember the girl who was named “the most beautiful girl in the world” at age 6? Her name is Thylane Blondeau, and it’s about time we refresh your memory on this gorgeous model. She started modeling before she became famous as a child of only 4 years old! As one of her first jobs, she walked for Jean Paul Gaultier – something many models dream to do.
Thylane has always been interested in fashion modeling. She started at the young age of six and quickly gained notoriety for her stunning looks that drew comparisons to Karl Lagerfeld, who is also French.
In case you don’t know Thylane’s background she was born in the Ivory Coast which had strong ties with France due to its colonial legacy so it makes sense why this daughter would take after them! Her father Patrick Blondeau was an accomplished soccer player while her mother Veronika Loubry did television work on one show back when she met him but now mainly runs his side businesses like real estate investments or other such ventures as he does not want anything else getting too busy during games since they both have earned their fame from
At only 10 years old, Thylane Graced the cover of French Vogue wearing a gold dress with deep neckline and heavy makeup. The magazine received criticism from many people when this issue came out who accused them of sexualizing an innocent child and photoshoots like these were unacceptable. Thylane’s parents also heard hate for allowing their baby girl to be part of such a thing as well as encouraging it all together. However, her mother responded by saying that she saw nothing wrong in this photo at all; what was shocking about it was how provocative the necklace looked on her daughter’s body instead
Thylane Blondeau was the first-ever 12-year old girl to be on a Vogue cover and is now one of the most recognizable faces in high fashion.
No matter what people said about that Vogue photo, Thylane’s life changed forever after her big modeling break at age twelve. She has been featured for Chanel, Ralph Lauren, Lacoste and even walked Michael Kors runway during New York Fashion Week in 2017! Lucky for us she signed with IMG agency who also represents Gigi Hadid & Bella Hadid as well as Cindy Crawford’s daughter Kaia Gerber
Thylane has a lot of success in the modeling industry, having been able to find time for an acting career too. She even managed to start her own clothing line and is considered one of Instagram’s most famous influencers with over 3 million followers!
In the past year, Thylane has continued to be a world-renowned model and entrepreneur. At 19 years old she’s still slaying it with her fashion career and also became an author this year! With so much success at such a young age, we can’t wait to see what else is in store for next as well.