Monday 18 November 2019

Moss leader: Evolution of a supermodel

Kate Moss is earning more than ever.
Kate Moss is earning more than ever.
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Talent-spotted by Storm Model Management boss Sarah Doukas at JFK International Airport in New York on her way home from holidays in the Bahamas.

1992

Lands the controversial Calvin Klein ad campaign that turns her into a household name alongside Mark Wahlberg.

1994

Begins a four-year relationship with Hollywood heartthrob Johnny Depp.

1998

After a decade of "a lot of work and too much partying", Moss enters rehab for a month.

2001

Still riding high as the face of Rimmel London, Gucci and Louis Vuitton, to name but a few.

2002

Welcomes daughter Lila Grace with Dazed and Confused editor Jefferson Hack into the world. The couple called it quits two years later.

2005

Dropped by a string of labels including Chanel and Burberry in the wake of the 'Cocaine Kate' scandal, her career is declared dead by critics.

2007

Back at the top of her game after bagging 18 top modelling contracts -- including a design collaboration with Topshop.

2010

Appears on the cover of fashion bible Vogue for the 30th time at the age of 36.

2011

Marries rocker Jamie Hince in a celeb-studded three-day celebration dubbed "Moss-stock".

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