The September issues are generally regarded as the most important issue of the year for fashion magazines, especially Vogue.
She had been featured on a total of 9 Vogue covers, a count more than any other model, just in the year 2013. She is one of the active members to contribute to Dance4Life, a Dutch non-profit organization that uses song and dance to educate youth about HIV and AIDS prevention.
The year 2013 was a significantly successful year for her modeling career.
In September 2013, she appeared on covers of four international editions of Vogue, making her the first model/celebrity in the history.
; born 23 January 1985) is a Dutch Frisian model and actress.
She began her modelling career in 2003 in the Netherlands and quickly was sent by her agency to New York where she was cast by lingerie giant Victoria’s Secret.
She is also one of the supporters of Wildlife Conservation and World Wildlife Fund.
She is one of few highly successful professional models who was not discovered by any scouting agency.
She got accepted at Paparazzi Model Management in Amsterdam after sending some of her holiday pictures.
Her first breakthrough was when she was featured on cover of Vogue Italia in 2005. Just as she started her career as model for Victoria's Secret, she was voted as "Model of The Year" on in the year 2005.
She became a Victoria's Secret Angel for the brand in 2008.
Kroes has been in the top five of best-paid models, with an estimated income of more than five million per year since 2008.My mum would say, if you go on your bike it will make you stronger. In the countryside I was always outside, kind of like a tomboy... We didn't have social media so we couldn't look at other girls and pictures from magazines.