Candice Swanepoel is one of the best paid and most demanded models in the world. It’s hard to believe she used to live on a dairy farm in the countryside. We are back with seven more interesting facts about the Victoria’s Secret angel!
Number Seven: Candice Swanepoel Wants to Die in Brazil
Candice has been in a relationship with German model Hermann Nicoli for 10 years now since she was 17. They both own a house in Bahia, where they always spend their holidays. Swanepoel says she wants to grow old in Brazil because it reminds her a lot of her roots. “In Bahia, they don’t know what Twitter is. I want to be a savage. I want to live my life naked, with all my little naked kids naked in the garden.”
Number Six: Her Jewelry Was Stolen From Her
On her way to London for a shooting, Candice was robbed of a large amount of jewelry right out of her bag. The model claims to be obsessed with jewelry and swimwear and it tortured her to have lost such a precious collection.
Number Five: First South African Model in Victoria’s Secret
In 2010, Candice Swanepoel became the first South African model to ever walk the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. To this date, she’s still the only South African model working for the famous lingerie company.
Number Four: The ‘70s Inspire Her
Candice’s style inspiration comes from the ‘70s and ‘80s. She loves sporting high-waisted jeans, big curls, feathered hair and round sunglasses. She also names ’90s supermodels such as Linda Evangelista and Kate Moss as highly influential to her own personal style.
Number Three: Candice Swanepoel’s Go-To Karaoke Song
Swanepoel enjoys going to karaoke from time to time. She always picks the same song to perform, and that’s “Colors of the Wind” from the Pocahontas score!
Number Two: Candice’s Victory Meal
You’ll be surprised by Candice’s meal of choice whenever she wraps an important show (such as the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show): a burger and a beer! Her favorite food, however, is pizza.
Number One: She Loves Trashy Reality Shows
When it comes to television, we know Candice loves True Blood. But when it comes to reality television, the trashier, the better. She particularly loves Keeping Up with the Kardashians and 16 and Pregnant! We hope you enjoyed learning a bit more about the gorgeous model!