“I had tried to get focused on other things. But I always ended up back in the same place, and it wasn’t making me happy. I needed to get the focus back”. Kate Moss
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WHO: Kate Moss
BORN: 16 January 1974
WHERE: Croydon, Surrey, UK
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: Moss won the Model of the Year prize at the British Fashion Awards in 2006 and, in 2005, the prestigious Vogue/CDDA award from Fashion Designers of America. Kate is widely known for her party lifestyle and unlike most models enjoys a normal life that includes use of recreational drugs, parties and smoking. Moss has represented in several venture projects both in fashion where she had her own clothing line and in music.
EARNINGS AND CAMPAIGNS
She is one of the best-paid models and in 2012, the earning was over $9 million according to Forbes’s top paid model list; just beaten by supermodel Gisele Bündchen. However, Kate Moss is probably the one who has earned the most income over her long career as a model. Kate Moss has been in the campaign for nearly all top fashion brands, including Calvin Dolce & Gabbana, Klein, Chanel, Bulgari and Rimmel. How many fashion editorials and front page number of magazines Kate Moss has attended is difficult to say; cover of British Vogue 30 times and 17 editions of W magazine are an indication. She has collaborated with almost every well-known fashion photographer, including Juergen Teller, Peter Lindbergh, Mario Testino, Mario Sorrenti and Steven Klein, , and won the prestigious Vogue/CFDA award from the Fashion.
KATE MOSS WORKS IN THE MUSIC INDUSTRY.
In the music industry, she has been had worked, writing and singing for several bands; vocal for Oasis, Primal Scream, Babyshamles and the Lemonhead’s co writhing songs for Babyshamles. Kate has appeared in numerous music videos; Primal Scream, Elton John, Johnny Cash, White Stripes and Marianne Faithful.
OTHER FASHION PROJECTS
In 2007, she launched a fragrance and body lotion range in collaboration ship with Coty. Another design projects Moss has attended to be Topshop with Katy England. Furthermore, she has been portraits by contemporary artists such as Lucian Freud and Chuck Close; closing ceremony for the Olympic games in 2012 together with Naomi Campbell.
Kate Moss is heavily involved in charity work, including several organizations as Cancer, War Child, Make Poverty History, AIDS, Hoping Foundation, the Lucie Blackman Trust, Comic Relief and Homes of Hope.
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