Striking models such as Rose Bertram who are undeniably good at what they do are some of the reasons why we know modeling is a good way to go. Often, modeling is looked down upon by conservative moralists as nothing more than a vain display of the human body, especially the female. It is a belief that stems from the gospel of body purity which is one of the cornerstones of conservatism. While that itself would be fine as the entire point of modeling, it couldn’t be farther from the truth.
Modeling is about selling an idea, creating an assurance in potential buyers who desire a certain look that the product on display will deliver its intended purpose. It is no different than an electronic shop putting its 4K television on display on the center aisle, dressed with homelike features to give potential buyers an idea of what the product will look like in their own home. Belgium is known for a few things, one of which is the waffles, and the whole genocide of Africans in the Congo thing. They strike a good balance between good and evil contributions. In their good tile is Rose Bertram, the Belgian model who is lighting up runways with her dashing looks.
Rose Bertram – Biography (Age & Ethnicity)
When it comes to modeling, the earlier you start, the higher your chances of success in the profession that is locked in an eternal battle with aging, but even in a profession like this, Rose Bertram started really early, becoming a professional model at the tender age of 13. Born Stephanie Rose Bertram, her parents – A Belgian father and a Portuguese mother welcomed her into the world on the 26th of October 1994 in Kortrijk, Belgium. The very little of her childhood she got to have before she was swallowed by the fast-moving world of modeling was spent in Flanders in Deinze, Belgium where she was raised.
Rose’s ethnicity is pretty interesting seeing as she was born to a Belgian father and a mother of Senegalese, Angolan and Portuguese origins. Her multi-ethnic origins have helped her create an exotic brand that has been very useful in building her modeling career. According to Stephanie herself, modeling was something she always wanted to do right from when she was a child. This discovery was not the only different thing about Stephanie as a child, she was often found among boys because of her more “masculine” interests which include soccer.
Despite getting signed to a modeling agency at the age of 13, her first official gig did not come until she was 16 and appeared for a Jambox photoshoot. It was the start of a modeling career that has featured works with brands like H&M, Primark, Agent Provocateur, Hunkemöller, L’Oréal.
Rose Bertram spent considerable time modeling in her home country but after a while, it was time to take the show international and she, therefore, moved to the United States. When she got to the States, she signed with a model management agency, Marilyn Agency. The career expansion paid off and she featured in two of the most popular fashion magazines in the United States, GQ Magazine and the Swimsuit Edition of Sports Illustrated, becoming the first Belgian model to achieve the feat.
She has appeared in Sports Illustrated magazine thrice and has added several other US brands to her list of photo shoots, including a topless ad for Good American. She was also the primary subject of Tyler the Creator’s photo series for Oyster Magazine and has worked with other prominent models like and Leomie Anderson.
Not satisfied with simply being a model, Rose also has her sights set on conquering the filmmaking world of Hollywood. She has been taking auditions and is currently working on getting her first movie. She is a bilingual model who speaks both French and English.
Boyfriend, Parents and Sister
The beautiful model is in a serious relationship with the Dutch soccer player, Gregory van der Wiel. The couple has been in each other’s lives since she was 17. As a result of a soccer player’s tendency to be transferred to clubs in various cities across Europe, she has lived in Paris and currently lives in Istanbul. They have a daughter together, Naleya Rose who was born on the 24th of February 2018.
The mother of one has not been very forthcoming with information about her parents and their most current whereabouts, but it is a known fact that she has a younger sister whose identity is currently unknown but who she doesn’t shy from referencing on social media.
Models are known to be tall women with extraordinary legs, it is a look that has defined the industry for decades but Rose is part of a new of diversity in looks and body shape who are rocking the industry today. She has a height of 5 feet and 7 inches, weighs 63kg and has a body measurement of 33-26-36 inches for her bust, waist, and hips. She wears shoes of size 7.