Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Isabeli Bergossi Fontana - The Brazilian Model

Bikini Catwalk with Isabeli Fontana

 Isabeli Bergossi Fontana (born July 4, 1983) is a Brazilian Model
Category : Models

Birth Place : Curitiba, Paran, Brazil
Birthday : 4 July, 1983
Age : 26

 Nationality : Brazilian

 Fontana was born in Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil. In 1996 she made it to the finals of the Elite Model Look

when she was just 13 and

in the following year she moved from Southern Brazil to Milan, Italy,

 to start her modelling career.

 In 1999, at the age of 16, she appeared in the Victoria's Secret lingerie catalogue.

 The shoot caused controversy, as Victoria's Secret stated that they would not use girls younger than 21.

 Soon after the Victoria's Secret shoot, she was signed by Versace, Ralph Lauren and Valentino.

 Since 1999 she has modeled for Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, Marie Claire, ELLE, Vogue,

 Harper's Bazaar, Numéro, i-D, Arena and many others.

 Fontana has been the face of a variety of Advertising Campaigns including Armani Jeans, Chanel, Colcci,

 Disritmia, Emporio Armani, Enrique Martinez, Helena Rubinstein, Hugo Boss, Hussein Chalayan,

 Massimo Dutti, M. Officer, Nicole Farhi, Oscar de la Renta, Peter Hahn,

 Philips, Ralph Lauren, Revlon, Roberto Cavalli, Rosa Chá, Saks Fifth Avenue,

Tommy Hilfiger, Triton, Valentino, Versace, Victoria's Secret, Vivara and others.

As a youth, Isabeli attended the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in the Portão District of Curitiba.

 She was married to Model Álvaro Jacomossi, but they divorced in 2004.

 Their son, Zion, was born in 2003.

 Fontana married Actor n Model Henri Castelli on December 10, 2005 

 and their son, Lucas, was born on October 23, 2006 in São Paulo.

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