Michelle Alves is a Brazilian model that made her debut when she walked for Gianfranco Ferre.
Michelle Alves is signed with Model Management Hamburg, Elite Barcelona, Models 1 London, Elite Milan, IMG Paris and The Lions New York.
In 1999 Michelle Alves walked the fall show for Gianfranco Ferre in Milan.
In 2002 she walked the fall shows for Jean Paul Gaultier, Emanuel Ungaro, Versace, Givenchy and Valentino in Paris and she appeared in the fall ad campaign for Valentino.
In 2003 she was in Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue, she appeared in the catalogue for Victoria’s Secret, she was on the cover of French Revue de Modes, she signed a contract with Christian Dior cosmetics and she walked in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion show.
In 2004 she became the face for Yves Saint Laurent Cinema Parfum and she was in an editorial for Elle.
In 2005 she was in Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue and she was on the cover of Vogue France.
In 2006 she retired from the runway and she was the spring face for Michael Kors ad campaign.
In 2008 she went back to the runway and walked for Armani Prive, Christian Lacroix, Anne Valerie Hash, Elie Saab and Christian Dior in Paris and she walked the fall shows for Christian Lacroix, Armani Prive, Elie Saab couture and Christian Dior in Paris.
In 2009 she was on the cover of Vogue Brazil.
In 2010 she left IMG and she signed with Elite Models, she walked the fall shows for Christian Dior Couture and Armani Prive in Paris and walked the spring show for John Galliano in Paris.