Being on the cover of a fashion magazine is a crucial moment in a model’s career, but being on the cover of a prestigious fashion magazine such as the American Vogue is quite a privilege and a dream come true for any model.
Over the years, most famous celebrities and models have graced Vogue magazine’s cover.
At the very beginning, in 1892, Vogue was just a weekly newspaper, but later on, in 1973 it became a monthly issue which immediately gained popularity and it was also published in several countries.
As per the models that were featured many times on its cover, we could mention 10 supermodels we are sure any fashion enthusiast out there has always looked up to.
American supermodel Lauren Hutton has appeared 26 times on the cover of Vogue magazine. She firstly graced Vogue’s cover in the 1960s. Back then, Hutton became the one of the highest paid supermodels and all fashion designers wanted her for their campaigns.
She also appeared in 2017 in a Calvin Klein underwear ad, at the age of 73 only to amaze us all.
Karen Graham appeared 20 times on the Vogue cover. She was discovered by modelling agency owner Eileen Ford. She first appeared on the Vogue cover in 1970 and by 1975 she had graced it 20 times.
Jean Shrimpton also has 20 Vogue covers. She was one of the first supermodels and one of the most highly paid models of the 60s. Shrimpton was credited for launching the miniskirt, because she once stepped out in Melbourne, in 1965, wearing a dress that was quite above the knees.
Cindy Crawford appeared 18 times on the Vogue cover. She was one of the highest paid models in the 90s and her career had massive important contracts with Pepsi, Maybelline, Clairol and Revlon.
Claudia Schiffer appeared 16 times on the cover of Vogue. Karl Lagerfeld chose her as the face of Chanel and she has appeared many times on the most famous catwalks.
Other supermodels to hold the same number as Schiffer for appearing on the cover of Vogue are Amber Valletta and Jean Patchett.
German model, Veruschka, appeared 12 times on the cover of Vogue Magazine. She was discovered at the age of 22 in Florence and after meeting Eileen Ford in Paris in 1960, she moved to Paris.
She quit modelling in 1975 after a disagreement with Vogue’s editor in chief at the time, Grace Mirabella.
Gisele Bundchen has appeared 11 times on the cover of Vogue. She has been listed by Forbes magazine as one of the world’s most powerful women. Besides her successful career in modelling, she was also involved in charity works and serves as a goodwill ambassador for the United Nations Environment Programme.
Kate Moss includes a total number of 8 Vogue covers. She was first discovered at the JFK Airport in New York at the age of 14, but became famous when she collaborated with Calvin Klein. She is also known for her unique style and is credited for launching the grunge style.