|Katryn Kruger Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 11 in|
|Date of Birth||April 14, 1995|
Katryn Kruger is a South African fashion model who has worked with numerous brands and designers like Tommy Hilfiger, Ralph Lauren, Calvin Klein, Elie Saab, Prabal Gurung, Prada, Rochas, Marc Jacobs, Victoria Beckham, Sonia Rykiel, Donna Karan, LOEWE, Chloé, Derek Lam, Jason Wu, Diane von Fürstenberg, Missoni, Rag & Bone, Valentino, Roland Mouret, Iceberg, Givenchy, Hervé Léger, Christopher Kane, Acne, Louis Vuitton, Dolce & Gabbana, Zuhair Murad, and Etro. In addition to that, she has also been featured in editorials like L’Officiel Mexico, Vogue UK, Vogue Japan, Harper’s Bazaar China, Heroine, Vogue Brazil, Marie Claire South Africa, Vogue Mexico, Vogue Korea, V Magazine, Elle South Africa, Numéro France, Dazed & Confused, Stella UK, Vogue Paris, and Vogue Germany.
Cape Town, South Africa
Fashion / Runway Model
- Siblings – She has a younger brother.
Katryn Kruger is signed to several modeling agencies –
- IMG Models – New York
- IMG Models – Paris
- IMG Models – London
- IMG Models – Milan
- Uno Models – Barcelona / Madrid
- IMG Models – Sydney
- Bareface – Dubai
5 ft 11 in or 180.5 cm
54 kg or 119 pounds
Boyfriend / Spouse
Katryn Kruger has dated –
- Cilliers Kies (2015-Present) – She is married to doctor Cilliers Kies and the duo was blessed with a son named Christiaan Hendrik Kies in July 2022.
Race / Ethnicity
31-25-35 in or 79-63.5-89 cm
2 (US) or 34 (EU)
10.5 (US) or 43 (EU) or 8 (UK)
Best Known For
Her work with designers like Givenchy, Prada, Christian Dior, and Coach.
First Fashion Show
She debuted with the Ready to Wear – Spring / Summer 2012 fashion show where she walked the ramp for Givenchy.
She does exercise regularly and always makes healthy food choices.
Katryn Kruger Favorite Things
- Model – Gisele Bündchen
- TV Shows – The Big Bang Theory (2007-), Modern Family (2009-), The Following (2013-)
- Designer – Elie Saab
- Fashion Designer – Valentino!, and Givenchy by Riccardo Tisci
- Style Icon – Audrey Hepburn
- Color – Depends on her mood and feelings
- Sport – Netball
- Place – Ireland
- Musical – Evita
- Music – From pop to classical music, she likes everything
- Book – The Book Thief (By Markus Zusak)
- Movies – The Devil Wears Prada (2006), Shrek (all of them) (2001-2010), Salt (2010), Tangled (2010), The Young Victoria (2009)
Source – Vogue.com, Vogue.it, Cosmopolitan
Katryn Kruger Facts
- In 2012, Katryn started working full-time.
- She can speak both Afrikaans and English. Actually, English is one of the eleven languages spoken in South Africa.
- Her Starbucks order is generally Vanilla soy cappuccino.
- She always keeps her iPhone, waterless hand sanitizer, lip balm, and money in her purse.
- She wishes she had the ability to sing.
- She was one of the exclusively booked models for Givenchy during her debut fashion show.
- She was discovered at the age of 15 while shopping with her family at Cape Town Shopping Center. The scout was a local actor and male model, whose wife was actually involved in a modeling agency.
- She is friends with model Emily Baker.
- If she weren’t into modeling, she would have been into journalism or a teacher (teaching English or Afrikaans).
- She is obsessed with avocados. It is her life.
- She keeps her friends’ letters and photos under her bed. She still has letters, which she received at the age of 5.
- If given a chance, she would like to trade closets with Victoria Beckham.
- She cannot live without her eyelash curler.
- The first website, she visits in the morning is Facebook and Pinterest. But, she cannot keep up with Facebook and Twitter.
- Katryn would love to be like Claire from Modern Family.
- Her life motto is “Be true to yourself.”
- She has a Dachshund dog named Rolo.
- She is afraid of geckos (lizards).
- Katryn is very close to her younger brother.
- She actually hates airports and flying. But, ironically, she has to fly like 90 times a year (due to her job as a pro model). She is able to fill out her passport in a year.