The crisis affects does the fashion industry, or rather far as models ? The salary seem to be decreasing and the return of the supermodels of the runways of Fashion Week in Paris may be the symbol of this carnage. ” Work more to earn the same ” should be the motto of the high-end models, some of which were set aside and parades Fashion Week only photoshoots .

Jourdan Dunn, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Olivier Rousteing, Joan Smalls et Karlie Kloss Balmain

Jourdan Dunn, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Olivier Rousteing, Joan Smalls and Karlie Kloss © Rosie Huntington-Whiteley via Instagram

Salaries of supermodels in a sharp decline

Below are the top 10 best-paid models in 2011-2012 with the amount of their income in millions of dollars in the past 12 months and also the next twelve months.

  • Gisèle Bündchen : 45 – > 42
  • Kate Moss: 9.2 -> 5.7
  • Natalia Vodianova : 8.6 -> absent ( less than 3.2 ? )
  • Adriana Lima : 7.3 -> 6
  • Doutzen Kroes : 6.9 -> absent ( less than 3.2 ? )
  • Alessandra Ambrosio : 6.6 -> absent ( less than 3.2 ? )
  • Miranda Kerr : 4 -> 7.2
  • Lara Stone : 3.8 -> 3.2
  • Carolyn Murphy : 3.5 -> 3.6
  • Candice Swanepoel : 3.1 -> 3.3

As you can see, only Miranda Kerr has a strong increase in profits during this period. Carolyn Murphy and Candice Swanepoel recorded a cumulative salary increase slightly, while Kate Moss , Alessandra Ambrosio , Doutzen Kroes , have experienced sharp declines .

Return of the stars on the runways of Fashion Week

Since the start of Fashion Week , many known models who tread the catwalks of Fashion Week. Besides the presence of Joan Smalls, Karlie Kloss, Jourdan Dunn , the return of the supermodels who had not been present during the parade. This is the case of  Gisèle Bündchen was absent for two years now the Balenciaga show. Rosie Huntington- Whiteley , who is the comedy has been seen in the fashion show H & M as Izabel Goulart. Daria Werbowy had also resumed activity after the usual three-year period of absence .

Participate in Fashion Week can be a way for them to compensate for a decrease in the seals of photographs and contracts as muses.


Gisèle Bündchen au défilé Balenciaga PFW14

Gisèle Bündchen at parade Balenciaga PFW14 © Balenciaga via Twitter