They may be some of the world’s most beautiful women, but at home they are known more as moms than models. Check out how these busy women spend their time when they are not busy posing in front of the cameras.
She may be one of the highest-paid models, but Gisele Bundchen carves out plenty of time for her 3-year-old son Benjamin (in her arms), husband Tom Brady, and his son Jack at Disney California Adventure park on July 2, 2013 in Anaheim, California.
Model Alessandra Ambrosio, best known as a Victoria’s Secret Angel, spends a night on the town with daughter Anja Louise Ambrosio Mazur at the Los Angeles Film Festival premiere of Disney Pixar's "Brave" in June 2012. She gave birth to her second child, son Noah Mazur, in May 2012.
Twiggy rose to fame in the 1960s for her mod looks, and decades later she is still working as the face of fashion retail brand Marks & Spencer in her native U.K. She is also the mother of Carly Lawson, 34, with whom she appeared in an ad campaign several years ago. Here, Twiggy (left) and Carly attend a London fashion show in February 2012.
Supermodel Heidi Klum is best known these days for her role as host and judge on “Project Runway.” At home, though, this mother of four has her own audience to contend with. And proving that fashion and motherhood do mix, she recently released her own kids clothing line, Truly Scrumptious. Here, she spends some quality time with her son Henry Samuel in New York in June 2011.
Recently, the model confirmed she's separated from singer Seal, with whom she has three biological children.
Model Stephanie Seymour’s perfect body doesn’t give away the fact that she has given birth to four children. In 2011 she made waves when she appeared in what some called an intimate embrace with son Peter Brant, Jr., pictured here, while on a beach vacation.
Lila Grace, 9, has already proved that it’s never too early to follow in a parent’s footsteps. She’s appeared in a Vogue photo shoot with her world-famous mom, Kate Moss, and is said to have a real love of fashion.
Iman may walk in some of the world’s most exclusive fashion shows, but when she’s not on the catwalk she walks her daughter Alexandra Zahra Jones, 12, home from school. Alexandra is her only daughter with husband David Bowie. She also has a daughter, Zulekha Haywood, 34, from a previous marriage.
Model and design mogul Kathy Ireland has also made a name for herself as a successful businesswoman, philanthropist and women’s health advocate. It’s no surprise that she is happy to share her accomplishments with her three children, including daughter Lily, who joined her at Good Housekeeping's Annual Shine On awards honoring remarkable women in April 2011.
Claudia Schiffer is one of the world’s most recognized faces, having appeared on countless magazine covers and in countless ad campaigns, including GUESS Jeans. Now she appears just as often as a mom about town with her three children, Clementine, Cosima and Caspar.
When she’s not busy advocating for maternal health or modeling, Christy Turlington can be seen hanging out with her son Finn, 6, and daughter Grace, 8, who recently appeared in a DuJour magazine photo shoot alongside her mother. Here, she brings her son Finn to a New York City school on Valentines Day 2011.
Christie Brinkley’s three kids, Sailor (left, next to her mother), Alexa Ray (second from right), and Jack joined her at the South Fork Natural History Museum in June 2012, where she was honored for her environmental work. Alexa Ray is Brinkley’s daughter with ex-husband singer Billy Joel, while her other kids were the focus of an intense custody battle with ex-husband Peter Cook.
Model and actress Angela Lindvall isn’t one to leave her baby at home with a sitter. Here, she arrives with husband William Edwards and baby at the premiere of the movie "CQ," in which she starred, in May 2002. This busy mother of two is still a busy model, and appeared alongside fellow superstars Naomi Campbell and Coco Rocha in Zac Posen’s New York Fashion Week show in September 2012.
Victoria’s Secret model Adriana Lima shows off her blooming baby bump in April 2012 in New York City. In addition to new daughter Sienna, Lima and former NBA player husband Marko Jaric also have a 2-year-old daughter, Valentina.
Supermodel Linda Evangelista treats son Augustin James Evangelista to game five of the 2012 Stanley Cup final. Augustin, 6, was the center of a long-running child support batter between Evangelista and French CEO Francois-Henri Pinault, which was finally settled in 2012.
Brazilian model and fashion designer Camila Alves takes a stroll through Disneyland with husband Matthew McConaughey and their two children, Levi and Vida, in June 2011. The couple, who made their relationship official in 2012, are expecting their third child in fall 2012.
Cindy Crawford steps out with husband Rande Gerber and kids Presley Walker Gerber, right, and Kaia Jordan Gerber, left, in May 2011. Kaia is already following in her famous mother’s footsteps and appeared in a Versace ad campaign in 2012.
It’s no question where model Georgia May Jagger, left, gets her talent. The youngest daughter of model Jerry Hall and Mick Jagger appeared in the London 2012 Olympic Closing Ceremony wearing a dress designed by fellow Brit Victoria Beckham. Here, she hangs out with her mom at a Melbourne, Australia, racecourse in November 2010.
Mother-and-daughter models Beverly Johnson, right, and Anansa Sims, seen here in 2008, are now the stars of their own reality show, “Beverly’s Full House,” which chronicles Anansa’s move into her mother’s house along with her husband and baby.