Karlie Kloss at 2012 YMA FSF Geoffrey Beene National Scholarship Awards Dinner, New York - 10 January 2012
Since she was discovered at aged 13 at a charity fashion show, Karlie Kloss has had a meteoric rise. She is no ordinary girl, as she starred in a Calvin Klein show the same week as she started high school. Skip to 2013, Karlie has bagged campaigns with everyone from Louis Vuitton to Lanvin, is a Victoria's Secret Angel and had a cameo in an episode of Gossip Girl.
Fashion wise, Karlie Kloss dresses for her supermodel frame flashing every inch of her 6ft 1in, ballet honed-bod via cheeky cut-outs. Well Vogue Italia has dubbed her the 'New Body.' Karlie's greatest style hits include that Cushnie Et Ochs all-white rib grazing crop top and pencil skirt she wore to the MTV Movie Awards and the electric blue Michael Kors cut-out body con she wore to the Grammy's. Leg-flashing cocktail dresses may be her thing, but occasionally she surprises, such as the 2013 Met Ball where she went granny chic in Louis Vuitton frumpy florals.
Speaking of surprises, in 2013 Karlie chopped off the caramel curls, debuting a drastic new shaggy crop. Ms Kloss became a real deal when she had a hairstyle named after her as The New York Times crowned 'The Karlie' as THE style of 2013. She is also in with the 'in crowd', as she is BFFs with it-models Jourdan Dunn and Cara Delevingne. As for designers, Karlie has worked with the likes of Karl Lagerfeld and Alber Elbaz, and has hit a number of fashion gigs, such as the Met Ball and the CFDAs, with golden boy Jason Wu as her date.
Off the catwalk, the super created the 'fashionably wholesome' Karlie's Kookies - a non-profit collaboration with Momofuku milk bar. Karlie said of the cookies which she distributed at fashion week: 'I wanted to create a cookie that I could enjoy and that I could share with all my friends without, I don't know, worrying about the guilt of a cookie. I torture everyone with my cooking, I love to bake. Its vegan, gluten free, and is made with almonds, oats, dark chocolate, olive oil. No butter, no sugar– totally fashion week friendly.'
Karlie also turned designer, as she has collaborated on a capsule collection with denim label Frame for women who have super long pins - each pair will have an impressive 40-inch legs! Karlie leaked the news by posting a picture of her in her flared Forever Karlie jeans on her Instagram page and PHWOAR the girl gives good jean.
So what are you waiting for? Take a look at Karlie's best style moments in the gallery above...