This 25-year-old blonde Model of the Week, Cynthia Kirchner, took her modeling career into her own hands in 2002, when after continually being asked by people to model, she got herself to a modeling agency. From little 'ol Hazleton, PA, she instantly caught the eye of Nous Models in Los Angeles and booked jobs for Guess? and Abercrombie and Fitch in her first week.
More recently, Cynthia has appeared in ads and catalogs for Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue, Express, Nautica, Revlon Eyewear, Christian Lacroix Lingerie and more. She has graced the covers of Cosmopolitan and WWD, and has even starred in music videos for Enrique Iglesias (Don't Turn Out the Lights) and Justin Timberlake (Like I Love You).
I had a chance to chat about fashion with the greenish blue-eyed beauty, and Bella spoke to her about beauty. To see a gallery of photos, her Garnier commercial and to read her fashion interview,
FAB: What is the most memorable show you walked in?
CK: Victor De Souza
FAB: If your house was burning down and you could only save one clothing item, what would it be and why?
CK: My cashmere Ralph Lauren jacket. I have had it for four years and wear it almost daily every Winter season. It is great because the cashmere warms me without bulk and it fits like a glove.
FAB: What is one destination you still need a stamp for on your passport?
FAB: Who are your favorite designers?
CK: Ralph Lauren, Elie Tahari and Yves Saint Laurent.
FAB: What are three words that describe your personal style?
Chic, elegant and feminine.