Elsa Hosk is a popular Swedish model that was born in Stockholm, Sweden.
Moreover, she is one of the 10 new Victoria’s secret angels.
Elsa Hosk Early Life
Elsa was born in Stockholm, Sweden on November, 1988 and grew up with two brothers.
However, her father only was Swedish, but her mother was Finnish.
She and her family loved sports a lot and undoubtedly devoted most of her time to sports, especially basketball.
Therefore, she grew up as an athletic making her father photographing and make her audition for modeling jobs.
Although, she was not into modeling as she wanted to pursue a basketball career instead.
Moreover, her family supported her a lot as her father put a basket in the neighborhood in order to help her practice.
Afterwards, she joined a local team called “Zero-Eight” back at the time.
Furthermore, some agencies considered taking her as their model for her looks and she joined as a part-timer.
She only modeled for fun as she was only 14, however, she knew that it is hard for women to play basketball.
Therefore, she gave the whole dream up and ventured into modeling again after graduating from high school.
After that, she chose modeling as there was no time for basketball and modeling will make her travel around the world.
Career and Personal Life
Elsa then modeled for some local Swedish brands at first and went to japan for a modeling assignment.
Moreover, she recalls this trip as one of the foundation stones of her career as she mentioned.
After modeling for years in Sweden, she moved to New York City and modeled for IMG Models.
She ended up modeling for brands like Dior, Dolce & Gabbana, and H & M.
Therefore, Victoria’s secret approached her after being famous for her modeling for big brands.
In 2015, they promoted her to become one of the new Angels of the brand, which is one of their highest.