Take a look at the below list of Top 10 Most Beautiful Hottest Italian Models 2017. Italy is an enigmatic country. The Italian is capable of great intelligence (Calvino) and catastrophic idiocy (Burlesconi), beautifully tasteful and elegant fashion (Gucci, Prada) and appalling bad taste (stripping housewives on TV), deep thought and farsightedness (Eco) and stupid selfishness (Italian traffic), fiery passion and insane incazzato. Beauty is a motivating force for the Italian and they are not short of beauty as the following will easily show.
List of Top 10 Most Beautiful Hottest Italian Models 2017
10. Elisabetta Gregoraci
Born 8 February 1980, she grew up in Soverato, province of Catanzaro, Calabria, in southern Italy. She got her first break in showbiz on the Italian television show Libero as a dancer, before replacing model Eva Herzigova for the Wonderbra campaign. She married Italian businessman and Formula One racing team manager Flavio Briatore in 2008. The couple had a son, Falco Nathan, in 2010.
9. Cristina Buccino
Cristina Buccino was born on June 16, 1985 in Castrovillari, Calabria. Discovered for modeling at age 17 in Rome, she was talent spotted on the famous RAI UNO show “I Eradita”. Cristina gained enormous publicity because of her participation in the Italian film SMS Squarda Molto Speciale (2010). She hit the headlines when she became romantically involved with Christiano Ronaldo in the summer of 2016.
8. Melissa Satta
Melissa Satta was born in the USA in 1986 in Boston. She and her family spent time in the US and Italy, Sardinia, where her father was employed as an architect. She played for a women’s soccer team in Sardinia and also represented Sardinia in karate. At 16 she began working in the fashion industry, and as a TV presenter appeared on the Italian television program “Striscia la notizia” from 2006 to 2008. Among other things she has presented a quiz show, MTV shows, Fashion TV shows and appeared in Peugeot 107 commercials. In 2010 she was invited to appear in the Sports Illustrated Swimwear Edition. In June 2016, Satta married footballer Kevin-Prince Boateng.
7. Gilda Sansone
Gilda Sansone was born April 12, 1989 in Pompei, Campania. In her teen-age years, Sansone took part in beauty pageants and eventually won the title of Miss Ondina Sport in 2005. She took part in Italy’s Next Top Model 2007, eventually winning the title. She appeared on the April 2008 issue of Italian Elle and was featured in the Lavazza Espresso Experience 2009 Calendar. She has been a full time model appearing in many print and runway exposures since then, currently with Place modelling agency.
6. Michela Maggioni
Michela Maggioni, born April 20, 1988 in Belgium, lived most of her life in Gorgonzola, Lombardy and after graduating she started studying philosophy at university in Milan. After joining Italy’s Next Top Model 2008 (Cycle 2) and, after a rocky road to the top finally won the title. She signed with d’Management Group and was the face for the 2009 Max Factor Italian Campaign.
5. Vittoria Ceretti
Vittoria Ceretti, from Brescia in northern Italy. Born on June 7 1998 she is 19 years old, but despite her tender years she has already made the cover of Vogue Italy. She began her career by participating in the “Elite Model Look” contest in 2012. She has a cool unassuming look that is disarming without makeup and she is a tabula rasa on which to paint a fantasy. She’s caught the eye of Jonathan Anderson, Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez while serving as the face of Dolce & Gabbana cosmetics. She loves to travel which is handy because modelling has given her the chance to get on with and Giorgio Armani , Givenchy and Prada have all hired her elegant looks for work all over the world. She is one of the Top 10 Most Beautiful Hottest Italian Models 2017.
4. Alessia Tedeschi
Alessia Tedeschi was born in Milan 1991. In 2013, she starred in a crime drama called Il ragioniere della mafia and has been featured on the cover of MAXIM Magazine. Very active on instagram, she gained notoriety in 2015 by dating Christaino Ronaldo, and instagraming her photos, leaving nobody in any doubt as to the situation between the two and showing off her swimsuits and body in the balearic islands.
3. Greta Varlese
Greta Varlese was born in Chiaravalle, Ancona. Born 21 August 1998, she began her career by winning the Elite Model Look Italy 2014 casting in Milan. Since then she has not been short of work, modelling for Karl Lagerfeld, Phoebe Philo, Elie Saab and Maria Grazia Chiuri at Dior in 2016. In an interview with Vogue Magazine she said “Fashion for me is passion , it’s art , it’s a lifestyle. We are , and we represent fashion, from the designer to the clients, because without us people, fashion doesn’t exist”. It’s that kind of self confidence, intelligence and cool steady composure that sparks the interest of the magazines and designers alike. She will surely be a media star of the future.
2. Elena Santarelli
Elena Santarelli was Born in Latina 18 August 1981. She began her career as a model when she won the Elite Model Look in 1999, but took to hosting TV shows and furthered her fame by acting in a number of shows. She made her television debut as an assistant of Amadeus in the quiz show L’eredità. In 2005 she participated to the third edition of the reality show L’Isola dei Famosi, Island of the Famous and she later hosted several programs, including Total Request Live on MTV. She graced the cover of Maxim in 2008 and has conducted campaigns for Parah and Shyno and was in and episode of crime solving priest drama Don Matteo in 2011. In June 2014 she married footballer Bernardo Corradi.
1. Maria Carla Boscono
Maria Carla Boscono was born 20 September 1980 in Rome and is an the only acknowledged Italian Supermodel on the list. She spent her younger years in the US, Key West, moving back to Italy with her parents to reconnect with her Italian heritage, but soon after this her family moved to Kenya living with her at 9 years to live in an African village. At 17 she was discovered by a photographer and after graduating high school flew to New York to become one of Karl Lagerfeld’s favorite models. In 2005 she appeared in over 70 fashion shows and earned in excess of $3,500,000 and featured many times on the cover of Vogue. In August 2012, she announced the birth of her daughter, Marialucas.
These are Top 10 Most Beautiful Hottest Italian Models 2017. The Italians do style well. They are perpetually well turned out for the most mundane occasions. The pride they take in their appearance is inspirational to countries with a less studious attitude to visage. As mariacarla Boscono said in a recent Vogue interview of her compatriots “We’re unique in a sense that we’re very glam. You would never see anyone go to a restaurant in Milan wearing a jumpsuit! We have a history; we love to dress up and be well groomed. To this day my mother does her heat rollers in the morning, and she’s done it for every single day of her life, even if she doesn’t have to go anywhere”. Long may it continue and I’ll be paying closer attention to the Italian style pages from now on.