Caroline Trentini was thirteen or so when she was spotted by one of those mysterious people who spend their days looking for girls with modeling potential. Why was he looking at this town in the far south of Brazil? He’d struck gold in southern Brazil before: Gisele Bündchen, about as golden as you can get in the fashion biz. She quickly started getting work, and eventually moved to New York, a fairly gutsy move for a girl who spoke no English. Then again, fashion photographers ask, not how you’re doing or how’s the weather, but “Can you wear this?” She could.
Or, regarding that last shot, “Can you not wear this?”
And we have a brief interview with her on the occasion of a Versace campaign for 2015:
Her English, of course, is fine. And if you’re curious, she just turned 30 this month.