Johanna Kneppers is a Dutch model born on 10th February, 1989 in Amsterdam Netherlands. She studied Chemical Engineering in Paris. Kneppers made her debut when she appeared Balenciaga FW in 2009 ready-to-wear show when the freshly based management company WM recognized her. The founders of WM, Frederico DEnti and Bruno Jamange are dedicated to the full service of making the best out of models. Therefore, they were determined to make Johanna Kneppers a star and combined all their efforts in fashion consulting bureau which spans everything ranging from brand management to celebrity focused services. Well, the surprising part is how WM offers a perfect platform for various talents, whether models like Johanna Kneppers, emerging designers like Raphael Young or any celebrity looking for a way to make it in the hermetic world of European advertising, personal appearances and celebrity endorsements.
After the runway in Balenciage FW 09, she garnered the title, “Balenciaga FW 09 runway beauty”. The event felt a little influx of models of color featuring great models such as Liya Kebede, Chanel Iman. Newcomers like Johanna Kneppers and twin Gwen LOOs made their first appearances on the runway. The clothes were spectacular with Ghesquiere taking away the recent robo-chic with draping and satin, two techniques he never worked with before.
Johanna Kneppers being the most enigmatic all of Ghesquiere's models featured in other runways such as Givenchy, Costume National, Sonia Rykiel and YSL. She has modelled for agencies such as D Management, Ford Models and Just WM. She is a great fun of the Pont des Arts in Paris, the caramel macchiatos and describes herself as an optimistic girl. Sweet, smart and highly professional, Kneppers is quite an inspirational for photographers as well as stylists. She is now a model for Ford NY, which makes her bookable any minute. This former engineering student and a model have an outstanding quality that makes one of those cool must have beauties for the upcoming show season.
Johanna Kneppers is a top model, who has worked with some of the biggest names in the modelling industry, ranging from the photo shoot to the runway or just anything in general. The beautiful 22-year old is more recognizable for her blue eyes, which are her center of attraction accompanied by her stunning looks.
On March, she was the best surprise at Balenciaga Fall 2009 where she became their Lex posted face just a few weeks ago. The latest is that she is the main face of Elle US, shot by Jacob Sutton and styled by Samuel François. Johanna Kneppers continues to do what she does best to impress as seen with the 1920's muse dress in Louis Vuitton. Her current agency in Paris, Just WM, is very proud of her as a beautiful, creative and innate talented model.
Well, Kneppers may not be considered one of the biggest names when it comes to the modelling world but her good looks accompanied by her hard work, she has what it takes to make it to the top.