- Caroline Trentini
name = Caroline Trentini
birthname = Caroline Aparecida Trentini
birthdate = birth_date_and_age|1987|7|6
Panambi, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
height = Height|ft=5|in=11
haircolor = Blonde
eyecolor = Blue/Green
measurements = 32-23.5-35.5 (US); 81-60-89 (EU)
weight = 116 lbs (US); 53 kg (EU)
dress size = 4 (US); 34 (EU)
shoesize = 8 (US); 39 (EU)
Caroline [Commonly known as Carol in Brazil] Aparecida Trentini (born
July 6 1987) is a Brazilian fashion model of German and Italian descent. She is considered to be one of the Fashion World's new crop of supermodels.
Trentini was born in
Panambi, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. Trentini is the youngest daughter of Lourdes and the late Jacó Trentini, who died when she was one year old. Her older sisters are Franciele and Élen. Although she had never worked before, Lourdes got a job as a public employee when Jacó died and raised her daughters single-handedly.
Discovery and breakthrough
At about age 13, Trentini was discovered walking down a street in her hometown by an agent, the same one who scouted
supermodel Gisele Bündchen, and soon afterward she moved to São Paulo, a common destination for young Brazilian models. She was frightened to be alone in the big city, as Panambi had only 40,000 residents. However, her modeling career immediately took off, and after a year, Trentini moved again, this time to New York City. She couldn't speak English but quickly learned. Trentini's breakthrough came when designer Marc Jacobscast her in his Marc by Marc Jacobs ad campaign, photographed by Juergen Teller.
2004she was photographed topless by Steven Kleinin a freezer, surrounded by meat, for a "Vogue" editorial. Although the shoot turned out all right, Trentini converted to a vegetarian. " [The photo shoot] was worth it but I was traumatized," she later remarked. Klein even sent her flowers and a card congratulating her on her professionalism.
Trentini's trendy baby-cheeked elfish looks and trademark freckles have helped her snag coveted runway spots at shows such as
Louis Vuitton, Valentino, Versace, Victoria's Secret, Chanel, Christian Dior, L.A.M.B., Baby Phat, Vera Wang, Oscar de la Renta, Ralph Lauren, Calvin Klein, and Dolce & Gabbana. She has appeared on the covers of magazines " ELLE", " Harper's Bazaar" and "Vogue", among others.
In 2007, she was the face of
GucciCruise, Oscar De La Renta, Dolce & GabbanaAnimelier, Dsquared² and Mulberry. Currently, she is the face on DKNYand Carlos Miele.
In the May 2007 issue of American Vogue she was featured on the cover with fellow models:
Doutzen Kroes, Jessica Stam, Raquel Zimmermann, Sasha Pivovarova, Agyness Deyn, Coco Rocha, Hilary Rhoda, Chanel Iman, and Lily Donaldsonas the new crop of supermodels.
She now lives in
New York City; she has said, "I have traveled the world and this is the place I like to be the most." She has said that Kate Mossand Caroline Ribeiroare her favorite fashion icons and that she would like to work with legendary photographer Irving Penn.
ALTERNATIVE NAMES=Trentini, Caroline Aparecida
SHORT DESCRIPTION=Brazilian model
DATE OF BIRTH=
July 6, 1987
PLACE OF BIRTH=
Panambi, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
DATE OF DEATH=
PLACE OF DEATH=
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