Iâ€™ve got nothing but respect for the top 10 richest models. But that said, I think they get plenty of attention on their own, donâ€™t they? Why not spread some love to some of the radical, amazing women who are doing things that donâ€™t involve selling their images for a living? Like for instance, Iâ€™m going to highjack this post about the 10 richest models in the world to recommend that everyone read A Queer And Pleasant Danger, the new memoir by transgender activist (and former Scientologist!) Kate Bornstein. She rules and her life story is fascinating.
And now that Iâ€™ve done that, we can get back to the models.
The Top 10 Richest Models, According to Forbes Magazine:
Rankings are based on their incomes from May 2011 to May 2012.
1. Gisele BÃ¼ndchen, $45 million