She saw something in my and with her brilliant business acumen, her knowledge, experience, and personal touch, she took me from Malibu surfer girl and guided my career. Another Ford protege, Christy Turlington Burns, said she felt fortunate to have worked in http://www.ghape.org the industry at a time when legends like Eileen Ford were still reigning. Being a part of the Ford Agency when I began my career was truly special. I will always remember Eileen and her indomitable presence with fondness and gratitude. Fords daughter Katie, who at one time ran the company, said in a statement that her mothers greatest thrill was to spot a model in the daily course of life. Shed then follow the prospect surreptitiously to assess her. A few of those finds went on to fame, including Vendela Kirsebom, whom she discovered in a restaurant in Sweden, and Karen Graham, whom Ford spotted at Bonwit Teller department store and who went on to become the face of Estee Lauder beauty products. The classic Ford look changed remarkably little over the years, and set a standard for the industry. Height and a willowy build remain paramount, though Ford was disdainful of the waif look typified by British model Kate Moss popular in the early 1990s. Ford maintained that a models charisma was as important as her looks, and prided herself on being able to detect successful personalities. Theres a cockiness to them Theyre just going to be good and you can just tell it, she told Life magazine in 1970.
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Sofia Vergara Celebrates Birthday With Joe Manganiello - Yahoo News
Please enter your Phone Number. Send Thanks! A link has been sent. Done Sofia Vergara Celebrates Birthday With Joe Manganiello 20 hours ago Joe Manganiello and Sofia Vergara on May 3, 2014 -- Getty Images Things are heating up between new couple Sofia Vergara and Joe Manganiello. The "Modern Family" beauty was joined by her "True Blood" hunk at a dinner celebrating her 42nd birthday on Thursday night. Sofia's niece posted a photo on Instagram of herself at a table with Sofia and Joe at Nobu in Malibu. Joe, 37, has his arm around Sofia's Waist in the pic, with her arm wrapped around his neck. News of Sofia and Joe's budding relationship broke last week. Sofia was previously engaged to Nick Loeb, but split from him in May. -- Erin O'Sullivan Copyright 2014 by NBC Universal, Inc .
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