The People Magazine finally revealed the winner of its very first ‘Sexiest Woman Alive’ award. And the person to walk away with the coveted prize is none other than Kate Upton. The supermodel turned actress is just 22 years, but has won many a heart with her natural beauty and grace. As Grey’s Anatomy star Eric Dane said while presenting her the trophy, everything about Kate is perfect, from her looks, personality and sense of humor to her career and achievements. Let’s elaborate a tad bit on all those traits he mentioned to find out why Kate Upton really deserves the ‘Sexiest Woman Alive’ award.
She’s got the Looks
At 5 feet 10 inches, Kate Upton is not one would call a slender model. However, she never shies away from showing off her killer curves. The natural beauty that she is, Kate also does not shy away from facing the camera in her natural, makeup free, fresh face. Her flawless facial features and her gorgeous blonde locks only add to her beauty. One look from her is enough to bring men to their knees. And a woman like that definitely deserves the ‘Sexiest Woman Alive’ award.
She’s got the style
All the way from her first photo shoot for the Sports Illustrated to her covergirl feature in Vanity Fair’s 100th anniversary issue, Kate Upton is a natural winner when it comes to getting the red carpet style right. She is loved by designers around the world and does not shy away from experimenting new styles that show off her curves. From Valentino, Neapolitan Herve Lege, Louis Vuitton, Prada, Michael Korrs and Givenchy to Antonio Berardi, Sophie Theallet and Diane von Furstenberg, she’s worn them all and made heads turn at several red carpet events.
She’s got the personality
Kate Upton is one of the very few celebs who don’t try to hide their natural curves, rather embraces them gracefully. She is also one of the simplest and most down to earth celebrities you can find. Her sense of humor makes her very good company while her determination to succeed in a world filled with skinny models made her the role model of several women out there who learnt to embrace their curves and be proud of them.
Kate Upton is definitely one of those models who redefines sexiness, attributing it to being more than just an indicator of how large a woman’s breasts are. When accepting the award from the People’s Magazine, Kate Upton quoted that being sexy meant being confident and happy. Being the confident and happy person that she is, we now definitely know that she is sexy as hell.
She’s got the achievements as well
Kate Upton has surely come a long way since her maiden photo shoot for the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue that earned her the ‘Rookie of the Year’ award. She soon became the cover girl for several illustrious brands like Garage, Guess and Dooney & Bourke. Her impressive list of employers also include renowned brands like Beach Bunny Swimwear. She has also modeled for a variety of clients like Complex, Esquire, British Vogue, Italia Vogue, CR Fashion Book, French ELLE, Cosmopolitan, German GQ, Italian GQ, Jalouse, The Daily, Sunday Times Style and Muse Magazine.
Kate Upton is also one of the very few celebrities and models to experience “zero gravity.” The model turned actress featured in the cover shoot for a magazine in her trademark bikini suit. However, the shoot took place in zero gravity conditions, offering Kate the chance to let her fans see her in a way never seen before.
Kate Upton has been awarded the ‘Sexiest Woman Alive’ by People’s Magazine. While many attribute it to just her physical assets, there are plenty of other reasons Kate deserves this award, including the ones mentioned above.