Freja exploded onto the fashion scene soon after being discovered on the streets of her hometown Copenhagan, Denmark. Despite having no prior modeling experience, Freja was a natural in front of the camera. Her unique beauty and easy nature made her a joy for photographers to work with.... MORE
Freja’s career reached new heights during the Fall/Winter 2005 campaign season. She emerged as the year’s break-out star and appeared in three major advertisements campaigns: Balenciaga photographed by David Sims, Jil Sander also by David Sims, and TSE photographed by Carter Smith. Since then, Freja has appeared in advertisements for Gucci, Chanel, Hugo Boss, Emporio Armani, Chloe, Gap, J Brand, H&M, Calvin Klein, Balmain, Gianfranco Ferre, Pringle, Chanel Eyewear, Tom Ford Eyewear, Louis Vuitton, Harry Winston, Georg Jensen, Moncler, Max Mara, Roberto Cavalli, and fragrances for Calvin Klein’s perfume, CK In 2 U, and Gucci’s Gucci. She is currently the face of Chanel, Isabel Marant, and Valentino Fragrance for the Fall/Winter 2011 campaigns.
In her breakout runway season, Freja walked a total of 64 shows, 12 of which she opened and 5 of which she closed. She continues to appear on the runway today and has walked for designers such as, Alexander McQueen, Calvin Klein, Chanel, Christian Lacroix, Dolce & Gabbana, Givency, Gucci, Hermes, Louis Vuitton, Marc Jacobs, Narciso Rodriguez, Prada, Versace, Yves Saint Laurent and Zac Posen.
Influential magazine editors took notice as well. Freja has appeared on the covers and inside pages of the industry’s most prestigious magazines, including Vogue (Italian, French, American, British, Chinese, Japanese, Russian), V, W, Harper’s Bazaar, Numéro, PoP, Dazed & Confused and Self Service.
Freja remains a favorite among the fashion elite and is consistently rated as one of the industry’s top models. Freja has been noted as Karl Lagerfeld’s main muse. She has walked in almost every one of his shows for every season since 2006, and has been the face of many Chanel and Karl Lagerfeld campaigns.