Jasmine Tookes is a model and former Victoria’s Secret Angel from the United States. Jasmine Tookes has walked the runways as a model for many different fashion labels and designers. She was also ranked Number 17 on Forbes’ list of the world’s highest-paid models in 2016 and was named one of Models.com’s top 10 models.
Table of Biography
Jasmine Tookes was born on the 1st of February, 1991, in Huntington Beach, California, the United States of America. According to her date of birth, she is 31 years old and holds an American nationality. Moreover, she has a bit sign of Aquarius and belongs to the African-American ethnicity.
In addition, Jasmine believes in Christianity by religion. She is the daughter of Sean Tookes (father) and Cary Robinson (mother). She has a sister named Chloe Danielle.
Talking about her academic career she studied at Barreiras’s local elementary school for her primary education. Later, she studied at a local high school in California. Moreover, there is no information regarding whether she has completed her graduation or not.
Jasmine Tookes began her professional career as a model at the age of 22. In 2010, she made her first commercial ad campaigns for Gap and UGG Australia. Before making a name for herself internationally, she earned a layout in Vogue Italia and a Spring 2011 DKNY campaign.
In a post about fashion week posted on September 27, 2011, Models.com listed Jasmine as one of the top 10 new models. Her To efforts for the Spring Fashion Shows led Style to choose her as their top new model in November 2011. She was one of the eleven new models that appeared in the 2012 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show.
The 2012 show was recorded in November, and on December 4 it was telecast on the CBS network. Jasmin, together with Victoria’s Secret models Behati Prinsloo and Jacquelyn Jablonski, made a special appearance on Hawaii Five-0 on December 3, the evening before the fashion show.
Working for several renowned fashion brands
She was one of the 10 New Faces from Fall/Winter 2012–2013 Fashion Week, according to French Vogue. She has been featured in editorials for Harper’s Bazaar, Numéro, W, and V, as well as Italian, American, French, German, and Spanish Vogue.
Along with other Victoria’s Secret Angels, she appeared on the covers of Elle France in February 2013, Vogue Espana in March 2016, Harper’s Bazaar Vietnam in July 2016, Maxim Magazine in February 2017, and Elle USA in May 2017.
Moreover, she has appeared on the runways for numerous brands, including Burberry, Salvatore Ferragamo, Carolina Herrera, Moschino, Ralph Lauren, DKNY, Shiatzy Chen, Herve Leger, Ermanno Scervino, Giorgio Armani, Philipp Plein, Missoni, Jason Wu, Alberta Ferretti, Emilio Pucci, Balmain, Marc Jacobs, Oscar de la Renta, Giambattista Valli, Vera Wang, Calvin Klein.
In addition, she has been featured in commercials for Victoria’s Secret, Bobbi Brown Cosmetics, Jimmy Choo, Calvin Klein, Lancôme, DKNY, Ralph Lauren, Kate Spade, Gap, and Ugg. This model was selected as a Victoria’s Secret Angel in 2015.
She was selected to dress the $3 million Victoria’s Secret Fashion Event Fantasy Bra for the 2016 show, which took place in Paris, France, making her the third black model to do so. Moreover, she also entered 2016 at Number 17 on Forbes’ list of “The World’s Highest Paid Models,” with an estimated $4 million in earnings.
Awards and Net Worth
At the moment, this model has not earned any awards or recognition in her profession. Moreover, we might assume that she might earn some of them in the following years.
Talking about her net worth, as a model, she has a net worth of $10 million. Jasmine purchased $3 million on a house in the Brentwood section of Los Angeles in July 2018. She placed this house for sale for $4.395 million in July 2022.
On the 4th of September 2021, she married Juan David Borrero at the Iglesia y Convento de San Francisco in Quito, Ecuador. Juan is the director of international markets of Snap Inc and the son of doctor Alfredo Borrero Vega, the Vice President of Ecuador.
Moreover, the pair is in a relationship for four years. In September 2020, Jasmine announced her engagement with her boyfriend Juan. At the moment, this model is not a part of controversy or rumors and focuses on her personal and professional career.
This model stands 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs around 55 kg. Moreover, she has brown eyes with black hair and her body measurements measures around 34-24-34 inches. In addition, she has a bra size of 32B and a shoe size of 8 UK.
On her Instagram page, there are more than 6.1 million followers. Likewise, there are more than 100.9k followers on Twitter and more than 193k followers on Facebook.