- Caroline Winberg
name = Caroline Winberg
caption = Caroline Winberg, 23rd May 2006.
birthdate = birth date and age|1985|3|27
location = Sollentuna,
height = height|m=1.80
eyecolor = Blue
measurements = 86-61-86 (EU)
dress size = 2
shoesize = 39 (EU), 7½ - 8 (US)
Caroline Winberg (born
March 27, 1985) is a Swedish supermodel.
Caroline Winberg was born in Sollentuna,
Swedenas the daughter of Thomas and Camila. Winberg enjoyed a relatively normal childhood and was something of a tomboyin her youth. In fact, it was en route to soccer training that a scout spotted the 15-year-old teenager and suggested that she consider a career in modeling. Though Winberg always harbored dreams of becoming a professional soccer player, the exotic and exciting world of modeling proved to be an irresistible force.
During high school years at
Rudbecks GymnasiumWinberg became best friend and classmate with Charlotte Lindström also a later model, Lindström was sentenced to prison in Australiafor the 2007 Spaliviero hitman case. With Caroline commenting "She was blinded by love". The two models kept in contact after graduation. [http://www.smh.com.au/news/national/criminal-end-of-a-beautiful-friendship/2008/02/29/1204226991248.html]
Winberg began her modeling modeling career at age sixteen. At seventeen she gained sudden fame, not for appearing in a well-known campaign or fashion show, but for a scandal involving herself and
Rolling Stonesfrontman Mick Jagger.Fact|date=March 2007 She claimed that the singer, who was 59 at the time, had been harassing her with phone calls after seeing her on the runway. Her parents, Thomas and Camila, even asked Jagger to leave their daughter in peace. The singer denied any such phone calls.
A year later, Winberg was booking local gigs and appearing in promotional spots for regional companies. It wasn't long before she caught the eye of several well-known booking agencies – including Women Model Management, Why Not Milan and Dominique Brussels – and she soon found herself working high-profile campaigns for notable names such as Valentino, Versace and
She has been in campaigns for Valentino,
D&G, Tommy Hilfiger, Adidas by Stella McCartney, Rolex, Chloé, Versace, Victoria's Secretand Neiman Marcusand has graced the covers of Italian "Vogue", Russian "Vogue", and (twice) German "Vogue".
* [http://fmd1.com/models/caroline_winberg Caroline at the Fashion Model Directory]
* [http://www.style.com/peopleparties/modelsearch/thumb/person940 Caroline at Style.com]
* http://www.stockholmsgruppen.com mother agency
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