IRINA SHAYK

Year: 2011
Photographer: Bjorn Iooss
Fashion Resumé: Modeled in campaigns for Armani Exchange, El Corte Ingles, Guess, Intimissimi, La Senza lingerie, Lacoste, Luli Fama, Madeleine, Martini, Oceano by La Perla, Ory, Paciotti 4US, Replay, Triumph and Xti; modeled in pictorials for Paris Capital, Annabelle, Jalouse, Jack, Elle, GQ, Cosmpolitam, Esquire, Bolero, Harper's Bazaar and Tatler; walked the runway for Kristina Ti, Chloé, Luciano Soprani, Mango, Damat Tween and Pronovias.

Irina has been in every swimsuit edition of Sports Illustrated since 2007, and this cover is by far her most breathtaking shot. It's the perfect summation for five decades of amazing covers, and a great sign of what's to come in the near future.