|Dewi Driegen (Duy Quoc Vo for V Magazine Online, designer Iris van Herpen).|
Dewi Driegen (born 15 September 1982), is a Dutch model who appeared on the Victoria's Secret televised fashion show in 2002 and 2003.
|Dewi Driegen by Marcus Ohlsson (stylist Laura Bianchi) for Velvet May 2009.|
Dewi was born in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Her mother is part Indonesian. Indonesia, of course, was once the Dutch East Indies, so it was a fairly common background in Holland.
|Dewi for Roberto Cavalli, Spring Summer 2004|
At the age of 13, a modelling scout from Elite Model Management recruited Dewi,
|Dewi Driegen for Versace, Fall/Winter 2005.|
However, after a short try at it, Dewi decided to stay in school.
|Dewi Driegen for Emanuel Ungaro Fall Winter 2004.|
After she turned 18, Dewi decided to accept the offer. She soon was modelling with the top designers in Paris and Milan, including shows for Balmain, Versace, Valentino, Rabanne and Ungaro.
Dewi's runway credits include:
- Alberta Ferretti,
- Alexander McQueen,
- Christian Lacroix,
- Christian Dior,
- Emanuel Ungaro,
- Elie Saab,
- John Galliano,
- Marc Jacobs,
- Michael Kors,
- Miu Miu,
- Ralph Lauren,
- Roberto Cavalli.
Dewi's magazine covers include:
- Elle Mexico
- Vogue Netherlands
- Elle Croatia
- Elle Norway
- L'Officiel in France
Dewi was in the 2004 Pirelli Calendar.
Dewi Driegen is on Facebook, where she posts some of her favorite photos.
Dewi is a spokesmodel of Balenciaga and Gucci.