Kate Moss changed the standard for models as we know it—she was shorter, waifish and had an unusual beauty compared to her counterparts such as Christy Turlington, Linda Evangelista and, of course, Naomi Campbell. However, that didn’t stop her from joining the ranks of the top supermodels of the ‘90s, and every designer wanted to showcase their designs on the young star.
Fashion powerhouses like Chanel, Dior and Versace loved her, as did the It designers of the time, Anne Klein and Isaac Mizrahi. She quickly found herself being invited to all the major events alongside the biggest celebrities—we're talking “Cannes Film Festival on the arm of Johnny Depp” major.
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She’s still involved in the fashion industry now, and although she’s made a few appearances on the catwalk as an ode to her legendary career (hello Fendi), she’s more focused on introducing the next generation of models with her agency, as well as her letting her daughters have their moment in the spotlight.
Today she turns 47, and we want to celebrate our favourite fashion moments from this more-than-memorable model both on and off the runway: