How many people do we know, who follow their dreams and live the life they want? How many people do we know who have successful career and happy personal life? Candice Swanepoel is one of them. Amazingly beautiful, charming, South African girl has turned her dreams into reality.
Date of Birth: October 20, 1988.
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Candice Swanepoel was a simple girl, whose childhood was no different than that of any other African child. She had never considered herself beautiful, never thought of becoming a model, moreover becoming world famous model. In fact, Africa was far away from fashion and modeling industry.
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Candice grew up in a nice caring family in a village named Mooi River, ballet was her priority and she always thought that she would be making her career as professional ballet dancer. But her parents always encouraged her to become a model and wanted her to start modeling career, as they saw how beautiful she was and they knew how hard it was to find well paid job in Africa.
Shiny, golden hair, flawless body, hot look, fascinating blue eyes. That is exactly what Kevin Ellise, a scout from a model agency, noticed when he first saw fifteen years old girl. He persuaded Candice to sign the contract with his agency. She started off as a runway model in spring 2006 on one of the famous fashion show. And soon after she was found and discovered, her career went up incredibly fast.
The most fashionable brands like Dolce and Gabbana, Diane Von Furstenberg, Versace wanted to work with Swanepoel. Numerous world famous magazines were struggling to get the deal with Candice and have her face on their covers. Candice has walked the runway for such famous companies as: Chanel, Tommy Hilfiger, Ralph Lauren, Dolce and Gabbana etc. She started to earn a lot of money and live the life of her dreams.
But the peak of her career was reached when she became a Victoria’s Secret Angel in 2010. And in 2013 she became a cover model for Victoria’s Secret SWIM Catalogue.
That is definitely something to be proud of!
Willem Swanepoel (father)
There is not much information about Willem Swanepoel. Willem is farmer. He loves, cares, supports his daughter in each and every way. Loves to spend time when the whole family gets together.
Eileen Swanepoel (mother)
There is not much information about Eileen Swanepoel. She worked as an aerobic trainer. Her daughter is the most important person in her life. Eileen gave her young daughter the nickname such as “Moosie” and she continue to call like that even now, which is very sweet of her. Also when it touches modeling career Eileen has been very encouraging and supportive. She always saw a talent in her daughter.
Stephen Swanepoel (brother, born to Willem and Eileen Swanepoel)
Date of Birth: May 15, 1986
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Has been developing his career as a professional golfer. Takes part in different kinds of competitions. Loves his sister very much and treasure every opportunity to meet with her and the whole family together.
Hermann Nicoli (fiance, 2005– till present)
Date of Birth:
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Candice Swanepoel met her future husband, Hermann Nicolai, when she was in Paris. At that time, she was seventeen and he was twenty-three. It was love at first sight and it was her first real love. As Hermann was from Brazil, they couldn’t spend all their time together, but when they did have a chance to meet, it was a real miracle for both of them.
They had been dating for a pretty long time and finally the couple got engaged last year, in August 2015. In 2016 Candice had her first baby angel – boy.
Anacã Nicoli (son with Hermann Nicoli)
Date of Birth: October 5, 2016
Zodiac Sign: Libra
This beautiful name Anacã – is a Brazilian word for a type of bird that lives in the Amazon. Candice Swanepoel is in love with her little angel, has been showing her joy over her little one. Young parents don’t want to make their private life public, not many details have been revealed. Since the arrival of the little baby, loving parents have shared only several beautiful pictures including black and white snaps as well.