AN INTERVIEW WITH
Olivia Culpo “I’ve learned in my life that putting a smile on your own face, can put a smile on other people’s faces... I look at somebody who is smiling and I get joy out of their smile…”
everly Hills, CA — it’s a hot summer day in July. Thank God for air conditioning and Olivia Culpo’s famous smile, about which she has tweeted, “A smile is the prettiest thing you can wear.” That says a lot, considering some of the incredible pieces celebrity stylist, Sonia Young, pulled for Culpo to wear during our cover shoot at Viceroy Beverly Hills with celebrity photographer, Ben Cope. Summer fashion in a 5-star hotel room with absurdly talented artists — no wonder Culpo chose fashion as a career. The former Miss Rhode Island, Miss USA, and finally Miss Universe of 2012, and and current actress and model — her film Reprisal with Bruce Willis and Frank Grillo premieres August 31st and you can find her on E!’s Model Squad premiering September 4th — Olivia Culpo is becoming a fashion icon of our time. She showed up to the shoot hip-hop chic in silver-chained baggy black pants, high top sneakers, and a white crop top. She had just hit three million followers on Instagram and her team was thoughtful enough to bring an adorable light blue and white Suzie Q’s Bakery cake in honor of the milestone.
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