Stephanie Seymour was born on July 23rd, 1969 in San Diego, California. Seymour's rise to fame as a model began early on when she was only 14 years old.
Modeling for local newspapers and department stores in her San Diego hometown, Stephanie was entered in the Elite Look of the Year contest and won first place. It was at this point that the soon to be top model decided to move to New York.
After having completed odd jobs as a model without much recognition, Stephanie decide to try and get herself a spread in the infamous Bunny magazine. It worked considering she got the job effortlessly.
In March of 1991, Stephanie got her first major break into modeling whilst in Florida shooting a photo spread for Play.boy magazine. Only four months after her first child was born, Stephanie, who was 22 at the time, graced the cover of Vogue UK.
Stephanie soon became a regular catwalk woman, having modeled haute couture and prÍt-a-porter clothing everywhere from Europe to the United States. In 1993, she appeared in Playboy's well-known Valentine's issue. By this time, Stephanie was already involved with notorious rock star Axl Rose of the heavy metal group Guns 'n' Roses.
After appearing in his music videos "November Rain" and "Don't Cry", the couple broke up less than a year later, but Stephanie's recognition had already become enormous and she began appearing everywhere.
It was in 1994 that Stephanie star began shining uncontrollably after she did two outstanding photo shoots for Egoiste and Versace jeans. As well, in her personal life, Stephanie received much tabloid and media attention because she was dating famed actor Warren Beatty.
Also in 1994, Stephanie began doing shoots for both Victoria's Secret and Sports Illustrated's Swimsuit Issues. It was a busy year for her considering she even gave birth two her second baby boy.
Stephanie has appeared on a multitude of magazine covers including; Cosmopolitan (1990, 1995, 1997); Vogue UK (1991, 1994); Vogue US (1994, 1995); Self (December 1994); GQ (1996); "W" (September 98); and Allure (September 98).
In October 1998, Stephanie released a book entitled Stephanie Seymour's Beauty for Dummies , which was published by ICD Publishing. As the title reveals, in it, she reveals her own beauty secrets, as well as world's top beauty artists'.
Standing tall at 5'10", Stephanie is still one of the top models in the world, having appeared on hundreds of magazine covers. Even today, she represents some of the top companies in the world including Chanel, Versace, and L'Oreal as well as still appearing on the catwalks.
Married since July 1995 to Peter Bryant, Stephanie has three boys named Dylan Thomas (born in 1991), Peter (born in 1994), and Harry (born in 1996). She resides in Connecticut and spends her summers with her family in the Hamptons.
Although Stephanie's family takes up a lot of her time, she still finds the energy to do magazine shoots and walk the runway on occasion.