Who is Romee Strijd?
Romee Strijd is a Dutch supermodel, probably best known for her work with America’s lingerie brand, Victoria’s Secret. She started walking in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in 2014 and eventually took the world by storm, thanks to the high-profile runway shows and magazine covers. She has walked for brands like Moschino, Fendi, Chanel, Balmain, Lanvin, Dolce & Gabanna, Alexander Wang, Oscar de la Renta, Carolina Herrera, Isabel Marant, Celine, and Saint Laurent. Romee has appeared in campaigns for Carolina Herrera, Alexander McQueen, Donna Karan, and Stradivarius and done editorials for British, German, Spanish, Dutch, and Japanese Vogue. Most recently, she became the face of Australian swimwear brand Seafolly, starring in their campaigns.
Romee Strijd was born on the 19th of July 1995, in Zoetermeer, South Holland, Netherlands. She is currently 25 years old.
|Birth Name||Romee Strijd|
|Date of Birth||July 19, 1995|
|Place of Birth||Zoetermeer, South Holland, Netherlands|
|Age||25 years old|
Early Life: Family and Education
There’s not a lot to share regarding her family, education and childhood. She is the daughter of Saskia Bennis and Marcel Strijd. She has one sister.
Romee Strijd Personal Life
Romee Strijd has been dating Laurens Van Leeuwen, son of television presenter Bert van, since 2010.
|Height||Feet – 5 feet 10½ inches|
Centimeters – 179 cm
Meters – 1.79 m
|Weight||Kilograms – 54 kg|
Pounds – 119 lbs
|Shoe Size||8 (US)|
|Dress Size||2 (US)|
|Distinctive Features||Lean figure|
Romee started off with the Ready to Wear – Spring / Summer 2012 fashion show, where she walked for brands such as Alexander McQueen, Balmain, Burberry Prorsum, Cacharel, Céline, Christopher Kane, Giambattista Valli, Hakaan, Isabel Marant, Jil Sander, Louis Vuitton, Loewe, Nina Ricci, Prada, Roland Mouret, and Yves Saint Laurent.
Romee Strijd Net Worth
Having started her career at the age of sixteen, Romee Strijd quickly made a name of herself in the competitive modeling industry, booking high-profile fashion shows and campaigns. She has worked with several high-profile fashion labels and brands, including Victoria’s Secret. Being a successful model, Romee Strijd’s net worth is estimated to be around $1.5 million, as of 2020.
Social Media Presence
She is very active on social media and has garnered a huge following on Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube. She launched her YouTube channel in 2017. Nearly 1.5 million people have subscribers to her self-titled channel to which she uploads vlogs and videos of her everyday life as a model, fitness vlogs, backstage videos, travel diaries, and much more.
Blessed with a gorgeous slim body and attractive looks, Romee is nothing short of a gorgeous blonde. She’s never afraid to show off her toned figure in provocative bikinis and swimwear to her 6.2 million Instagram followers. She has nearly 12,000 followers on her Twitter.
Romee Strijd Facts
She was discovered at the age of 14 by a modeling scout while shopping with her mother in Amsterdam, but the young cutie turned down the offer.
Years later, she developed an interest in modeling and decided to give it a try. She signed with the DNA Model Management in 2011.
Strijd took over modeling by storm upon her arrival to the United States.
She has appeared in editorials for British, German, Spanish, and Dutch Vogue, French and Dutch Elle, Spanish Harper’s Bazaar, Dutch Marie Claire, and French Madame Figaro.
She was named the newest model at the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in 2014 along with fellow Dutch model Imaan Hammam.
Romee became Victoria’s Secret’s official Angel in 2015. Angel.
In 2018, Romee wore the Shooting Star Swarovski Look in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show.
That same year, she was made the face of the Australian swimwear brand Seafolly.
She is represented by IMG Models worldwide since 2017.
She is good friends with models Bette Franke, Anna de Rijk, Daphne Groeneveld, Erjona Ala.