|Isabeli Fontana Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 9½ in|
|Date of Birth||July 4, 1983|
Isabeli Fontana is a Brazilian supermodel who has done modeling work for a variety of brands and designers such as Armani Jeans, Chanel, Bulgari, Colcci, Disritmia, Dolce and Gabbana, Escada, H&M, Hugo Boss, Hussein Chalayan, Tommy Hilfiger, Triton, Valentino, Versace, Rosa Chá, Saks Fifth Avenue, and many more. She has been featured on the cover of popular magazines such as Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, Marie Claire, ELLE, Numéro, i-D, Arena, Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, and many others. Isabeli has also appeared in several TV series such as Torre de Babel, Passione, and Belíssima.
Isabeli Bergossi Fontana
Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil
She attended a Catholic School in Portão, Curitiba. She completed her high school diploma in 2006 when she was pregnant with her second child.
Fashion / Runway model
- Father – Antônio Carlos Fontana
- Mother – Maribel Bergossi
- Siblings – Harrison Fontana (Brother), Heric Fontana (Brother)
Isabeli is managed by a lot of many agencies –
- Women Management – New York
- Paparazzi Model Management – Amsterdam
- Mega Model Agency – Hamburg
- Louisa Models – Munich
- Mega Models – Miami
- Mega Models – Sao Paulo
- 2pm Model Management – Copenhagen
- Next Model Management – London
- Just Models
- Silent Models – Paris
- MY Model Management
- Elite Model Management – Stockholm
- UNO Models – Barcelona & Madrid
- Mega Model Agency – Berlin
- Traffic Models – Barcelona (2006 – 2012)
- Storm Models – London (2006 – 2011)
- Vision Model Management – Brussels (2007 – 2011)
5 ft 9½ in or 177 cm
54 kg or 119 pounds
Boyfriend / Spouse
Isabeli Fontana dated –
- Álvaro Jacomossi (2002-2004) – Fontana married fellow Brazilian model, Álvaro Jacomossi in 2002. Their marriage went for 2 years and hence, they divorced in 2004. During this time, Fontana gave birth to a child on March 28, 2003, a son named Zion Fontana Jacomossi.
- Henri Castelli (2005-2007) – This time, she commenced dating Henri, another Brazilian actor cum model in 2005. On December 10, 2005, she married him. Again, after their successful marriage life for more than a year, the couple divorced in 2007. During this time, she gave birth to another child, a son named Lucas Fontana Fernandes (b. October 23, 2006) in Sao Paulo.
- Ricardo Mansur (2008-2009) – Approx 8 years older than Isabeli, Brazilian socialite Ricardo Mansur was an item with Isabeli from 2008 to 2009.
- Marcelo Falcão (2009) – Brazilian band O Rappa’s lead singer, Marcelo (approx 10 years older than her) started dating the supermodel in April 2009. They dated for a couple of months after finally separating in that year.
- Rohan Marley (2011-2013) – Jamaican entrepreneur and former football player, Rohan Marley started dating the model in July 2011. The duo engaged on May 16, 2012. But, the engagement ended in early 2013 and hence the relationship.
- Di Ferrero (2013-Present) – Brazilian composer, Di Ferrero and Isabeli started dating in December 2013. In September 2014, they got engaged. The couple tied the knot in August 2016 on a private island in the Maldives.
Race / Ethnicity
She is of Portuguese and Italian descent.
34-23-35 in or 86-58-89 cm
4 (US) or 36 (EU)
8 (US) or 38.5 (EU) or 5.5 (UK)
Isabeli has advertised for a huge number of brands and designers. The list goes like this –
+J by Jil Sander, AA Milano, Alessandro Dell’Acqua, Americana Manhasset, Ann Taylor, Armani Jeans, Balenciaga, Banana Republic, Bebe, Bebesh, Belstaff, Bergdorf Goodman, Biocolor, Blanco, Bloomingdale’s, Bottega Veneta, Bucherer, Byblos, C&A, Car Shoe, Carezza, Carlo Pazolini, Carlos Miele, Cesare Paciotti, Cesare Paciotti jewels, Chanel, Chanel Make-Up, Chantelle, Colcci, Daslu, Dell’Anno, Disritmia, Dolce & Gabbana, Doodah, Donna Karan, duMade, Emilio Pucci, Emporio Armani, Enrique Martinez, Escada, Et-Vous, Euro, Faith Connexion, Flor, Forum, Forum Tufi Duek Oculos, Gap, H&M lingerie, H&M Swim, Helena Rubinstein, H&M, Hermes, Hugo Boss, Hussein Chalayan, Iguatemi, Intimissimi, Iodice, Jack Vartanian jewels, J.Crew, Jil Sander for Uniqlo, Jones New York, Joy, Juicy Couture, Kerastase, Koleston, L’Oreal, La Perla, La Redoute by Azzaro, La Senza, La Senza Spirit, Leonisa Ligerie, Louis Vuitton, Louis Vuitton cruise, Lucky Brand, M. Officer, Makenji, Malwee, Mango, Manuel Mota, Massimo Dutti, Max Mara, Michaa, Miss Sixty, Missoni, Mixed, Monange, Morango, Morena Rosa, Morena Rosa Beach, Morena Rosa Shoes, Moschino, Neiman Marcus, Nescau, Next, Nicole Farhi, Osklen, Oscar de la Renta, Passionata, Paulo Varella, Peek & Cloppenburg, Pepe Jeans, Peter Hahn, Piedro del Hierro, Philips, Ports, Printemps, Pronovias, Puket, Ralph Lauren, Ralph Lauren Blue Label, Redemption Choppers, Revlon, Revlon’s ‘Flair’ fragrance, Revlon Professional, Roberto Cavalli, Rosa Cha, Saad, Saks Fifth Avenue, Sandro, Shop 126, Shopping Iguatemi, Siviglia, Stroili Oro, TicTac, Tommy Hilfiger, Triton, Triumph, TSE, Tufi Duek, Un.i lingerie, Uniqlo, Urban Race, Valentino, Valentino Tessuti Alta Moda, Versace, Versace ‘Crystal Noir’ fragrance, Versus, Victoria’s Secret, Viktor & Rolf, Viktor & Rolf ‘FlowerBomb’ fragrance, Vivara, Viva Vida, VIX, Vizzano, Vogue Eyewear, and Zoomp.
Non-practicing Roman Catholic
Best Known For
Modeling for famous fashion houses
First Fashion Show
She has appeared in Ready to wear – Autumn / Winter 1999 fashion show in which she has walked the ramp for Alberta Ferretti, BCBG, Blumarine, Byblos, Gai Mattiolo, Giorgio Armani, Givenchy, Hugo Boss, John Bartlett, Michael Kors, Narciso Rodriguez, Ralph Lauren, Richard Tyler, Sportmax, Tommy Hilfiger, Trussardi, TSE, Tuleh, Versace, Versus, and Vivienne Tam.
She does kickboxing and Pilates to keep her in proper shape. She also does Muay Thai and running. Fontana is a food lover. She admits that she enjoys eating pretty much every snack. Hence, she requires to do workout, besides having a good metabolism.
Isabeli Fontana Favorite Things
- Restaurants – Cipriani, Nobu, Serafina
Source – Elle
Isabeli Fontana Facts
- She has appeared in 2003, 2005, 2009, 2011, 2012, and 2013 Pirelli Calendars.
- Fontana has done Victoria’s Secret fashion shows in 2003, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, and 2012.
- At just 16, she has appeared Victoria’s Secret lingerie catalog.
- Isabeli often makes the Sign of Cross in the footage.
- In 1996 (when she was 13), she finished third in the Elite Model Look contest.
- In 1997, she moved to Milan in Italy to commence her modeling career.
- Fontana has a tattoo of two hearts on her ankle and the back of both of her children.
- Isabeli has also made it to the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue in the years 2002 and 2003.
- In 2008, she was placed at the 11th spot in Forbes‘ “The World’s 15 Top-Earning Models” list.
- She can also be seen in the 2008 Vogue Paris Calendar and 2007 ‘Wurth’ calendar.
- She says she used to be shy as a child and so never dreamed of becoming a model.