In 2008, she made her debut on the Forbes The World's 15 Top-Earning Models list at place 11, having earned $3 million She is also in the second place on the Top 50 Models Women list by "models.com".
Isabeli Fontana, with her son, Zion. Photograph by Ed Kavishe.
As a youth Isabeli attended the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the PortÃ£o district of Curitiba.
Photographed by Steven Meisel, she was presented on the September 2004 cover of American Vogue as one of the "Models of the Moment".
Fontana has been the face of a variety of advertising campaigns including Shiatzy Chen, Armani Jeans, Chanel, Colcci, Disritmia, Dolce and Gabbana, Emporio Armani, Enrique Martinez, Escada, H&M, Helena Rubinstein, Hugo Boss, Hussein Chalayan, Massimo Dutti, Mango M. Officer, Nicole Farhi, Oscar de la Renta, Peter Hahn, Philips, Ralph Lauren, Revlon, Roberto Cavalli, Rosa Chá, Saks Fifth Avenue, Tommy Hilfiger, Triton, Valentino, Versace, Victoria's Secret, Vivara and others.