If you’ve already screamed “YES!” into the face of your loving fiancé, then you’re probably trying to get ahead of your wedding plans. There’s so much to think of when it comes to your big day, but it’s fair to say that there is one thing that’s more important than anything else. Yes, what you wear on your wedding day will be the outfit that you remember for the rest of your life – so you need to make it a good one. However, if you’re not the kind of bride who wears dresses on a regular basis, you might want to think about wedding jumpsuits instead…
Charlotte Balbier 2020 – “Amara”
If you’re looking for something beautifully ethereal but a little different to the average wedding dress, then Charlotte Balbier has got you covered. This jumpsuit is actually a three-piece look that would look absolutely incredible on your big day. With wide-leg pants that offer more than enough room for you to bust some moves on the dance floor, a form-fitting bodice, and a diamond beaded topper, it’s everything you could possibly want and more.
RAQUETTE Bridal 2019 – “Diamond”
A jumpsuit doesn’t always have to be one big chunk of fabric, and RAQUETTE Bridal 2019 has worked on this notion. They have created countless two-piece jumpsuits and suits that will double-up as your wedding dress if you aren’t about the dress life. This “Diamond” suit offers a low neckline and impressive lines that will both flatter your figure and keep you looking like the most perfect bride.
Theia 2020 – “Faye”
Theia is famous for bringing some of the most elegant and chic wedding dresses into our lives, but the 2020 collection has brought something a little different to the table. This “Faye” bridal jumpsuit is absolutely stunning and is perfect for the bride who wants a little movement, a little flowiness, and a little sophistication. With a loose fit but ruched detailing on the bodice, it’s comfortable but still bridal.
Although many brides opt for the traditional wedding gown, it’s always good to know that there are other options out there. Instead of feeling restricted in a tight dress, you can boogie the night away in these gorgeous and fashion-forward jumpsuits. The best part is that there are so many others out there!
35+ Massive Models, Including the Tallest in the World
Fashion models are known for being tall, graceful, and imposing on the runway. Here are 40 of the world’s tallest male and female models.
Amazon Eve, 6’8″
Erika Ervin, also known as Amazon Eve, holds the 2011 Guinness world record for World’s Tallest Professional Model. In addition to modeling, she has appeared in American Horror Story: Apocalypse, American Horror Story: Freak Show, Hemlock Grove, and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D, among other television appearances. Amazon Eve was assigned male at birth and underwent gender reassignment surgery in 2004.
Elle Macpherson, 6′
Elle Macpherson has worked as a model, an actress, a businesswoman, and a spokesperson since her eruption onto the scene in 1982. She has made numerous appearances on television, hosting Saturday Night Live and playing a short, recurring role on the show Friends. Macpherson has appeared on the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue a record five times, with the first in 1986 and the most recent in 2006. She recently took over as host of Britain and Ireland’s Next Top Model.
Ekaterina Lisina, 6’9″
Ekaterina Lisina is an accomplished basketball player and model. She is from Russia and played for the Russian National Team in the 2008 Summer Olympics, winning the bronze medal for her country. Lisina is the current holder of two Guinness world records as the woman with the longest legs and the record for the tallest female professional model. She started a modeling agency called “World’s Tallest Models” and has the biggest feet of any woman in Russia.
Caroline Welz, 6’9″
Caroline Welz is estimated to be the tallest woman in Germany and regularly ranks among the tallest women in the world. She makes regular appearances on television and YouTube for modeling and advocating for other tall people. Welz originates from a family of very tall individuals, and found support through them while growing up. In addition to acting and modeling, Welz has made a name for herself as an accomplished musician and a tailor. Welz is an advocate for the normalization of tall people in society.
Karlie Kloss, 6’2″
Karlie Kloss is an American model known for her distinctive and powerful runway walk. Kloss credits her unique catwalk persona to her early training as a dancer. She is known for being a Victoria’s Secret Angel for two years, in addition to appearing on over 40 international Vogue covers. She was trained as a classical dancer and has recently turned her attention to obtaining a degree in computer programming. During her career as a model, she was the face of many brands.
Oluchi Onweagba, 6′
Oluchi Onweagba is a Nigerian model who first appeared as the winner of the Face of Africa modeling competition at age 17. She then moved to New York and was featured in Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Marie Claire, Allure, and other publications. Onweagba has modeled for Diane Von Furstenberg, Gucci, Caroline Herrera, Fendi, Christian Dior, and many others, in addition to appearing in numerous ad campaigns. She is currently the host and judge of Africa’s Next Top Model.
Ana Hickmann, 6’1″
Ana Hickmann is a Brazilian model who has walked the runway for Victoria’s Secret, Nivea, L’Oreal, Clairol, Bloomingdale’s, and many others. Hickmann has been featured in many fashion publications, including an appearance in South Africa’s edition of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. She has also appeared on the pages of GQ Italy, Brazilian Vogue, Marie Claire, and Elle magazine. At 6’1”, she is a previous record holder for the female model with the longest legs in the Guinness Book of World Records.
Adriana Karembeu, 6’1″
Adriana Karembeu is originally from the European country of Slovakia. She also is a previous holder of the Guinness world record for the longest legs on a female model. She studied medicine in Prague and won a modeling contest while she was there. She appeared on the first season of the French Dancing with the Stars, modeled for Victoria’s Secret in the United States, and was the host of the French show Top Model during its second season.
Claudia Schiffer, 5’11”
Claudia Schiffer is a German supermodel who currently resides in the United Kingdom. Her accomplishments include modeling as well as being an actress, a fashion designer, and an executive producer. Schiffer is in the Guinness Book of World Records for gracing the covers of over 1,000 magazines over the course of her career. Not only is she a world-class supermodel, but she has also acted in numerous films including Love Actually and Richie Rich. She previously dated the magician David Copperfield.
Dylan Brosnan, 6’3″
If Dylan Brosnan looks familiar, that’s because he’s one of the children of famed actor Pierce Brosnan. Dylan Brosnan comes by his handsome looks and charismatic personality honestly, walking the runways for Saint Laurent, Ella Russia, Burberry, and others. His signature long hair gives him a distinctive style among male models. In addition to modeling and appearing in ad campaigns for various brands, he plays in a band called Raspberry Blonde and is often pictured enjoying the company of his family.
Lais Ribeiro, 6′
Lais Ribeiro is a Brazilian model and Victoria’s Secret Angel. She was in training to become a nurse when she had her son, and became a model at the prompting of a friend. She has modeled for Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Dolce & Gabbana, Gucci, DKNY, Dior, Alexander Wang, and many others. Ribeiro was the most-booked runway model at the 2011 Brazil fashion week with 27 shows. She walked the runway for Victoria’s Secret from 2010-2018, with the exception of the year 2012 because of an injury.
Godfrey Gao, 6’4″
Godfrey Gao was a Taiwanese-Canadian actor and model. Some consider him to be Asia’s first male supermodel. Gao was the first Asian male to appear in a Louis Vitton campaign, paving the way for other Asian models to break into the global fashion scene. Gao appeared in Chinese television roles as well as other international productions like The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones. He was a basketball player and was represented by JetStar Entertainment as a model in Taiwan.
Jerry Hall, 6′
Jerry Hall is perhaps most known for her high-profile relationships with singer Mick Jagger and media mogul Rupert Murdoch. She first got her start as a model with her twin sister, Terry, when they were discovered in the French Riviera while on vacation. She lived for a time in Paris, sharing an apartment and the spotlight with singer Grace Jones and Jessica Lange. She appeared on the cover of the album Siren and, over the course of her modeling career, on over 40 magazine covers.
Michelle Buswell, 6’1″
A native of Florida, Michelle Buswell was discovered during a vacation to Disney World while staying at a hotel where there was a beauty pageant being held. She then moved to New York on a contract with the Marilyn Agency. She was on the cover of Vogue in 2002 and has also appeared in Marie Claire, Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, and other publications. She has been featured in advertising campaigns by Chanel, H&M, L’Oreal, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Ralph Lauren, and others.
Matthew Noszka, 6’3″
Matthew Noszka attended university on a basketball scholarship and worked odd jobs throughout college. One of his jobs was working in construction, which is when he posted a photo of a deck he and a friend had built. A model scout saw the photo and signed him to a modeling agency based in New York. His first modeling gig was for Nike. Noszka has now modeled for Calvin Klein, Hugo Boss, Tom Ford, Ralph Lauren, Versace, Benetton, and others. He has also appeared on film and television.
Julia Stegner, 6′
Stegner is a German model who was trained as a dancer and played basketball as a child. She was discovered as a teenager by a London-based modeling agency and moved to Paris when she graduated high school. She has been featured in ad campaigns for Yves Saint Laurent, Dolce & Gabbana, Ralph Lauren, and Dior, in addition to working with Hugo Boss, Gucci, Versace, and Valentino during her career. Stegner has walked in numerous Victoria’s Secret Fashion Shows.
Daria Werbowy, 5’11”
Daria Werbowy (far right) was born in Poland but holds both Canadian and Ukrainian citizenship. She pursued modeling but her career was slow to start, even as she traveled the world. Her career picked up speed and Werbowy became the second supermodel to have a star on the Canadian Walk of Fame. She currently holds the record for opening and closing the most shows in one fashion season. In addition to modeling, she is also an accomplished sailor and has traversed the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea.
Lucky Blue Smith, 6’3″
Lucky Blue Smith is an American model, actor, and musician. He signed on as a model at the age of 12 after moving to Utah with his family. His family relocated to LA as he and three siblings pursued modeling careers. Teen Vogue voted him Model of the Moment in 2015. He is immensely popular on social media and was known for his platinum blonde hair. He has appeared on over a dozen magazine covers and been the face of fashion campaigns from Tom Ford and Philipp Plein.
Alek Wek, 5’11”
Alek Wek fled the Sudanese civil war and relocated to London, where she attended the London College of Fashion. She appeared in music videos for Tina Turner and Janet Jackson, as well as being the first African model to appear on the cover of Elle magazine in 1997. In 2011 she was a guest judge on America’s Next Top Model. Wek has been an advisor to the U.S. Committee for Refugees Advisory Council and works as an ambassador for Doctors Without Borders.
Erin Heatherton, 5’11”
Erin Heatherton was a Victoria’s Secret Angel from 2010-2013. She has appeared in two films and has had four television roles, in addition to appearing in ad campaigns for various luxury brands. Heatherton made her modeling debut in 2006 at the Diane von Furstenberg show and has since walked the runways for Prada, Stella McCartney, Chanel, Isaac Mizrahi, and others. She has appeared in two Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issues. She dated actor Leonardo DiCaprio for 11 months in 2011-2012.
Ana Beatriz Barros, 6′
Barros is a wildly popular Brazilian model, having appeared multiple times in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue in addition to modeling for Christian Dior, Armani Jeans, Victoria’s Secret, and others. She was the face of Jennifer Lopez’s lingerie line. Barros spent many years as the ambassador for the Italian lingerie line Intimissimi. She walked in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show six times and appeared in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue from 2002-2008.
Pierson Fodé, 6’2″
An American model and actor, Fodé signed with Wilhelmina Models in 2011 and quickly rose to popularity amongst brands and fans. He was voted Star of the Year, Best Runway Walk, Best Fashion Print Photos, Best Smile, and won other awards for his various modeling accomplishments. He appeared on the drama The Bold and the Beautiful as well as in the film Naomi and Ely’s No Kiss List, among other appearances. He was born in Washington State and currently resides in Los Angeles.
Jade Parfitt, 6’1″
Jade Parfitt is a British model who got her big break during a modeling competition when she was 15. After her stunning runway appearances during the competition, she was picked up by Prada in 1995 and made her debut as a runway model that year. She has modeled for Karl Lagerfeld, Chanel, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Christian Dior, Alexander McQueen, and many others. In addition to appearing in fashion magazines, she was a presenter for Vogue as well.
Hana Soukupová, 6′
Born in the Czech Republic, Soukupová was a basketball player as a child and began modeling at age 15 for Caroline Herrera. She has modeled for Gucci, Balenciaga, Dior, H&M, Donna Karen, and many others. She has returned to the runway twice after giving birth to her two children. In addition to appearing on over 100 fashion magazine covers, she also has hosted her hometown’s Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, one of the most prestigious film festivals in Europe.
Romee Strijd, 5’11”
Romee Strijd is a Dutch supermodel and has been a Victoria’s Secret Angel since 2015. She began modeling in 2011 and has walked the runway for Alexander McQueen, Burberry, Calvin Klein, DKNY, Vera Wang, Prada, and others. Strijd has been featured in ad campaigns for Caroline Herrera, Donna Karan, Marchesa, H&M, and more. Since 2018 she has been an ambassador for popular Australian swimwear brand, Seafolly. She recently announced her first pregnancy with her partner, Laurents Van Leeuwen.
Maria Borges, 6′
Maria Borges is a Ugandan model who got her start as the second-place finisher in a modeling competition called Elite Model Look in Angola. She was the second African woman to appear on the cover of American magazine Elle after Alex Wek, a model from Sudan. She has modeled exclusively for Givenchy and walked runways for Blumarine, Elie Saab, Emporio Armani, Marc Jacobs, and Versace, among others. She appeared in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in 2013.
Richard Roundtree, 6’2″
Richard Roundtree is most popularly known for his acting career, but got his start as a fashion model and brand ambassador for Duke hair grease and Salem cigarettes. Roundtree began modeling in 1963 at the Ebony Fashion Fair, which eventually led to his acclaimed acting career on television and on the stage. Roundtree played the main character in the series of Shaft films, which led to multiple appearances on television and in films over the course of his career.
Tiiu Kuik, 6’2″
Tiiu Kuik is a fashion model from the European country of Estonia. After she was discovered by a modeling agency she made her first appearances as a model in Japan and was able to quickly transition to the Italian fashion circuit. She has walked the runway for over 50 fashion designers. Her many appearances on fashion magazine covers include Elle, Marie Claire, Velvet, and Vogue. She currently represents the cosmetics division of Cover Girl and has a distinctive mole on her left cheek.
Boris Kodjoe, 6’4″
Boris Kodjoe was born in Vienna, Austria, to German and Ghanian parents. He was named after the famous Russian poet and writer, Boris Pasternak. Kodjoe attended the Virginia Commonwealth University on a tennis scholarship before becoming injured during his final year. He took up modeling and has been featured in multiple music videos, as well as appearing in roles on television and film. He was voted one of People magazine’s hottest people in 2002.
Rianne ten Haken, 5’11”
Rianne ten Haken is a Dutch model who burst onto the scene in 2001 when she won an Elite Model Look competition at the age of 15. She went to New York where she debuted for Marc Jacobs in 2003. She has appeared on the covers of multiple international fashion magazines including Italian Vogue and the Spanish, Serbian, and Russian editions of Elle.
Ten Haken has also appeared in the magazines Numero and W. She has been featured in campaigns for Versace, Armani, Chanel, Clarins, and La Perla.
Grace Mahary, 5’11”
Grace Mahary is a Canadian model who made her debut as an exclusive model for Givenchy in 2012. She modeled in Canada after winning the Elle Canada/Quebec Model Search in 2005. Mahary speaks three languages and walked the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show runway in 2014. She has walked over 200 runways in her modeling career for Alexander Wang, Balenciaga, Emilio Pucci, Fendi, Diesel Black Gold, Hugo Boss, Michael Kors, Yves Saint Laurent, Zac Posen, Vera Wang, Max Mara, and many others.
Francisco Lachowski, 6’3″
Francisco Lachowski is a Brazilian model featured in advertisements for Dior Homme, Hugo Boss, Armani Exchange, H&M, Tommy Hilfiger, and others. He has been ranked regularly in the list of the world’s sexiest men since 2015. Lachowski won São Paulo’s 2008 Ford Men’s Supermodel of the World contest. He has appeared on the covers of Vanity Teen, Made in Brazil, and other international fashion publications like GQ and Vogue. He appeared in a Kanye West music video and was voted International Male Model of the Year in 2018 by GQ Portugal’s Men of the Year Awards.
Nick Bateman, 6’4″
Canadian model Nick Bateman has worked the fashion circuit from Miami to Milan to New York and back again. A popular model for Abercrombie & Fitch and other fashion brands, Bateman was an accomplished martial artist for many years. He achieved high levels in multiple martial art forms growing up, and opened up his own karate school upon graduating university in Vancouver, Canada. He has made film appearances in Hallmark movies, as well as appearing in the film Hobo with a Shotgun.
Shalom Harlow, 5’11”
Harlow is a Canadian supermodel who began her modeling career after she graduated high school. She was the cover model for Vogue, Elle, Harper’s Bazaar, Marie Claire, Allure, Cosmopolitan, and others. She has been featured in numerous ad campaigns and has walked the runways for brands like Prada, Fendi, Givenchy, Stella McCartney, Louis Vitton, Giorgio Armani, and Isaac Mizrahi. She has appeared in 12 movies, including Vanilla Sky, How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, and multiple roles for television.
Toni Garrn, 6’1″
Toni Garrn is a German fashion model, actress, and humanitarian. She began her modeling career in 2008 with an exclusive deal to model for Calvin Klein. She has a brother who is also a model. Garrn has lived in Germany, Greece, and England. In addition to appearing in international magazines like Vogue, Glamour, Marie Claire, Muse, and others, she has also appeared in television and film. She had a minor role in Spider-Man: Far from Home and was in a German drama series.
Marcus Schenkenberg, 6’4″
Marcus Shenkenberg is a highly accomplished Dutch model whose popularity only grew after modeling for Calvin Klein. He has also modeled for Versace, Armani, Donna Karan, and many others. He relocated to New York early in his career and has continued to live there while maintaining a global presence. Schenkenberg wrote a book about his modeling career and has also appeared in reality television shows and American soap operas. His international appeal has allowed him to pursue other international film and television roles, too.
Gisele Bündchen, 5’11”
Gisele Bündchen is one of the highest-paid models in the world and happens to be married to football star Tom Brady. Originally from Brazil, Bündchen was a wildly popular Victoria’s Secret Angel from 2000-2007 and modeled their first and second most expensive bras during fashion shows. She is an environmental activist, a Goodwill Ambassador, and has appeared in films including The Devil Wears Prada and Taxi. She was named “The Most Beautiful Girl in the World” in 2000.
Barbara Fialho, 5’11”
Brazilian-born Barbara Fialho began modeling at age 15, when she appeared in Brazil’s Rio Fashion Week and São Paulo Fashion Week. She then relocated to New York to pursue her modeling career, leading her to Paris and Milan. Fialho appeared in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in 2012-2018. Additionally, she has appeared on the covers of Italian Vogue, Brazilian Harper’s Bazaar, French Numéro, Brazilian and Swedish Elle. She attended Juilliard and is an accomplished musician as well as being married to Bob Marley’s son, Rohan Marley.
Karolína Kurková, 5’11”
Karolína Kurková is a former Victoria’s Secret Angel and Vogue cover model. She was born in the Czech Republic and began modeling at age 15 after a friend sent her photo to a modeling agency. Kurková transitioned to Milan before moving to New York to appear in the American edition of Vogue. Almost immediately, fashion brands began offering her exclusive contracts. To date, she has appeared on over 25 international Vogue covers and walked countless runways.
Behati Prinsloo, 5’11”
Behati Prinsloo was born in South Africa and raised in Namibia, making her debut on the international stage as a model in 2006. She has appeared in fashion shows for Alexander Wang, Louis Vuitton, Miu Miu, Michael Kors, Christian Dior, Yves Saint Laurent, and many others. Prinsloo has graced the covers of magazines including The Edit, Jalouse, So It Goes Magazine, and international issues of Elle and Vogue. She is married to Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine and they have two daughters.