At only 23, Joan Smalls has become a household name in the modeling business. Nearly every month she can be found in a spread inside one of the top fashion magazines, if she’s not already on the cover, and with the number of beauty and clothing campaigns under her belt, it’s not surprising models.com ranks her the no. 2 model in the world.
To put it lightly, life for Joan is busy. But the Vogue favorite took a few minutes to chat with the mag’s website for their model wall, and in her profile she revealed her signature style, the trendy clothes she loves and the one’s she’s dying to try, and the beauty item she can’t live without. Check out her answers:
What are the three items you always keep in your purse?
My wallet, Estée Lauder mascara, and my iPhone.
Describe your style in 5 words:
comfortable chic, boyish, edgy, sexy
There are so many talented designers; it’s hard to name just one: Riccardo Tisci, Frida Giannini, Alexander Wang, and Prabal Gurung.
If you could trade closets with someone else, whose would you choose?
What new addition to your wardrobe are you currently craving this season?
A Topshop cropped denim bustier.
What item in your closet do you most cherish? Why?
My Givenchy tuxedo jacket . . . timeless!
Beauty item you cannot live without:
Estée Lauder Advanced Night Repair.
Name one natural talent you wish you had:
To be extremely flexible.
What is the best advice you have ever been given?
The best investment is investing in oneself.