December '02
Monthly batch of hot new models to feast your eyes on
By Joseph Tenni
Elise Crombez

This lanky brunette is the new Belgian teen on the scene. Elise had a breakout season, booking 20 shows in Paris alone, and also appearing in French Elle and Jane. Having been chosen as the exclusive new Prada girl, and with upcoming appearances in W, V, Harper's Bazaar, Italian Vogue and Paris Vogue, Elise has arrived.
Madeleine Bloomberg

Swedish high schooler Madeleine Bloomberg is making the grade. The agreeable Aries walked for Prada and Miu Miu in Milan before graduating to editorials for Harper's Bazaar and Japanese Vogue. An upcoming spread in Italian Vogue, shot by Thomas Schenk, will vault Madeleine to the head of the class.
Julie Graz

Brunette biker Julie Graz is revving to go. Scouted at London's Camden Market just few months ago, this teutonic tomboy boasts tearsheets in Italian Vogue, The Face, Numéro and i-D. Julie's a wild one.
Renda Zdrazilova

This leggy Czech gets checked out wherever she goes. Her recent work is commanding attention, including appearances in Interview and German Vogue (as the subject of Helmut Newton's lens alongside her compatriot and former Model Mania star, Eva Jay). Surrender to Renda.
Nicole Rawlins

The latest in a long line of Lone Star beauties (including Model Mania stars Valery Prince, Megan Ewing and Erin Wasson), this Houston hottie has appeared in Grazia and Australian Vogue. Nicole may be a newcomer, but—trust us—her future's bigger than Texas.
Kamila Szczawinska

This Warsaw teenager has made a pact with success. The brassy brunette had an amazing first show season, including Chanel and Calvin Klein, and has worked for French Elle and Numéro. Kamila has also just booked Roberto Cavalli's campaign with Mario Testino and Ralph Lauren with Bruce Weber. Kamila's putting Poland on the modeling map.
Diana Dondoe

A red hot Romanian, Diana has brains to match. The svelte Sagittarian balances university courses in English and American literature with catwalk turns for Prada, Miu Miu and Balenciaga, and editorial work for Paris Vogue, W, Numéro and 10 magazine. She’s a brainiac, brainiac…