- Ariel Meredith
- Shreveport Louisiana
- United States
- Yoga Boxing
Ariel Meredith Career
Although she was discovered at age 14 she did not pursue modeling as a full-time career until after she completed her education in 2008. In 1998, she won a 500-contestant modeling competition in Dallas and signed with Ford Models in New York and Campbell Modeling Agency in Dallas. She got 32 call-backs from the contest. As a teenager she appeared in Seventeen, Teen Cosmopolitan, Cosmopolitan, and Teen magazines. She began traveling domestically while still in school. In 2002, she appeared on the MTV show Fashionably Loud. She started modeling regularly in 2005. When one of her early modeling agencies demanded that she have breast reduction surgery, she refused and was dropped from the agency.
The New York Times mentioned her YouTube beauty secret video on using a toothbrush to exfoliate one's lips prior to applying lip gloss in 2007. She debuted for Vera Wang's Spring Show in New York in September 2008. Her September 2008 New York Fashion week runway debut experience, where she also modeled for Nicole Miller, was chronicled in the USA Today. She appeared in shows for a total of eleven fashion designers including an opening performance for Junya Watanabe, which marked her rising stardom. After her shows in New York, she did eight shows in Milan. She has performed in runway shows for Baby Phat, Brioni, Clips, Diesel, D&G, Elie Saab, Junya Watanabe, La Perla, Milly, Vera Wang and many more.
She is featured in the 2009 Spring/Summer Dolce & Gabbana advertising campaign, which was shot by Mario Testino. She has also posed for J.Crew, Ann Taylor Loft, H&M, David's Bridal, Fossil, Target, Garnier Fructis, Roca Wear, Victoria's Secret, The Limited, Sephora, Levi's, and Gap. As of 2009, she is currently represented by Ford Models in New York City and by Elite Model Management in Paris and Milan. Meredith shot the 2009 Swimsuit issue at beaches, lagoons, cantinas and nature preserves near Tulum, Mexico on the Mayan Riviera.
In 2013, she appeared as one of the hotties in the annual Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.
Ariel Meredith on the Web
Ariel Meredith is the LLOD - Extra Mustard - SI.com Another night, another round of historic numbers for LeBron James. The Heat superstar set an NBA record last night by becoming the first player in history to score at least 30 points while shooting 60 percent or better in six ...
Forget Kate Upton! We'd Rather Watch Ariel - Bossip While the interwebs go crazy over Kate Upton putting her stuffs on blast for the cover of the newest Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue we went on a hunt to find the brown bangers also highlighted by the magazine.