Daphne Groeneveld is a famous model and is ranked as one of the top 50 models across the world. This 22-year-old model is quite active on her Instagram account (@daphnegroeneveld), where she regularly posts her funny and sassy pictures. Daphne has 324 posts on her Instagram account till now, along with 186,000 followers. Her huge fan following proves how famous Groeneveld is. Besides Instagram, Daphne Groeneveld is also active on Twitter. Her Twitter account (@Daphgveld94) has 5,356 followers and she has tweeted 63 times till now.
This Dutch model is well known for appearing on the cover page of Vogue Paris next to Tom Ford in the magazine’s December/January issue of the year 2010. Daphne is associated with many modeling agencies, including Women Management in New York, Women Management Paris in Paris, Women Milan in Milan, Select Model Management in London, Scoop Models in Copenhagen, Modellink in Gothenburg, Place Models in Hamburg, and Photogenics LA in Los Angeles. Among these, she mostly works with Women management and Bloom management modeling agencies.
Although, Groeneveld is quite famous right now, she made humble beginnings into the modeling world. Born in Leiderdorp, this Dutch model started with her modeling career, when she was only 16 years old. Daphne Groeneveld was spotted in Amsterdam in her 16th year by a woman, who randomly approached her and asked her to start her career in modeling. Daphne quickly grabbed this advice. This woman became Daphne’s first modeling agent.
The first runway walk for Groeneveld was the Fall/Winter 2010 season, which took place in Milan. In 2011, Daphne Groeneveld again walked the ramp in the Milan Fall/Winter season, after which her modeling career took pace.
Within a year of starting her career in modeling, Groeneveld graced the cover page of Vogue Paris with Tom Ford. Moreover, she walked the runway in popular shows, such as Valentino, Dior Haute Couture, and Chanel, in Paris. Besides this, Daphne Groeneveld also got dancing lessons from Madonna for a video of Miu Miu ad campaign.
When asked to Daphne as to who all are her role models and whom she looks up to, she says that she greatly admires Doutzen Kroes and Lara Stone. Daphne has been awarded with the title of the Best Dutch Model in 2011 at the Marie Claire Netherlands Fashion Awards.
Apart from walking the runway for famous fashion brands, Groeneveld also has done many print advertisements. Among her various print advertising campaigns, some of the popular ones include Givenchy, Miu Miu Eyewear, Versace, H&M, Louis Vuitton, Dior Addict Parfum, and Calvin Klein Sheer Beauty Fragrance.
Daphne Groeneveld has appeared on many magazine cover pages including, Vogue Paris, Numero, i-D, Vogue Japan, Vogue Korea, Vogue Russia, V and LOVE. Daphne has also walked the runway for famous designers, including Anna Sui, Donna Karan, Chanel, Dior, Emilio Pucci, Fendi, Gucci, Etro, Jason Wu, Karl Lagerfeld, John Galliano, Lanvin, Marc Jacobs, Louis Vuitton, Prada, Shiatzy Chen, Versace, and Roberto Cavalli. Currently, Groeneveld is the face of Zoe Karssen’s eponymous designer label. She presents the luxury active wear 2016 Spring/Summer Collection of Zoe Karssen.