How did you get into modeling? Who discovered you?
I got into modeling basically because of my mom. At first I wanted to be a doctor, and by the age of 13 my mom gave the idea of trying modeling. I did, and here I am. Wouldn't change anything, love what I do.
Do you have any old school models you admired and looked up to, when you were little?
Not really, I was a tomboy while in school, playing soccer, handball.. wasn't into "beauty" and modeling. So then when I started, I had Gisele as an inspiration, loved how confident she was and had focus.
Gizele? Brazilians gotta support each other?
Haha Well.. I don't think is just because she is Brazilian, my second favorite model is Candice.
What's your heritage?
100% Brazilian haha
Can you cook? Whats the best thing you can make?
I think so, nobody has ever complained haha. I would say.. seafood pasta! But I love trying new things, searching online etc.
Favorite music artist?
I like a little bit of everything. I don't have a favorite artist.
What is the latest album you listened to?
I don't normally follow albums but there's one I always listen all songs, which is Kwabs
Chocolate or vanilla?
Do you read your insta comments?
Yes I do!
What is your favorite city and why?
Can't say Rio, right? haha So.. Paris! I made great friends there and the city is just beautiful.
What is the most magical place you have visited?
Every place I visited had something special, so I can't decide.
Fair, Lets talk about the magic of your SI swim location, that on its own looked incredible?
Yes, Anguilla is a very special place. Amazing! We landed in Saint Martin which is incredible too, and then got in a boat to Anguilla. Such a great experience.
How did you get discovered for SI?
They have a casting earlier every year for the Model Search, I did last year (2016) 2 days before my birthday, I remember.. I was so happy, I met them, great people! And got the new 5 days before xmas that I was one of the 4 chosen to shoot for the 2017 issue. Best christmas gift ever!
What is Worst pick up line anyone has used on you?
"I've lost my teddy bear! Can I sleep with you instead?"
This one was terrible.
ahah wow...Im sure that worked out for them! (Sarcasm)
No way! lol
What's your type? What do you look for in a guy?
Need to make me laugh. I love a funny guy.
Most romantic experience you ever had?
I'mI think when there's love, everyday is a special day, and romance should always be there. I am that kind of girl.
That's why my favorite movie is The Notebook...
...aaaaaand A Walk to Remember!
That was my next question, why you jumping ahead? haha
Ok cool, so you have it lol
What is the dream? (Modeling wise)
I am living a dream, Sports Illustrated was the biggest one. I always wanted to do it, and I am over the moon.
What do you like to do in your free time?
Joking, I love to practice Muay Thai
...ok both are true!
You know Muay Thai?
I do Muay around 3 times a week, the other days I sleep.
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