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memories of the ’80s – Elle Macpherson

In the 1980s, we soon all learned about “The Body” from Australia – supermodel Elle Macpherson. Born Eleanor Gow in New South Wales, Australia, Elle Macpherson grew up in Sydney and studied law for one year before moving to the … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Christie Brinkley

This Michigan girl became the idyllic embodiement of the California supermodel when she launched her modelling career in the 1970s: Christie Brinkley. Born Christie Lee Hudson in Michigan, as a kid her parents divorced and her Mum remarried David Brinkley … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Cheryl Tiegs

Fashion magazines of the 1970s were graced by many beautiful women, and this fresh-faced girl from Minnesota became one of the mainstays- Cheryl Tiegs. Tiegs graced the covers of Glamour, Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Elle and most women’s magazines of the ’70s, starting her career … Continue reading

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