Yasmin Wijnaldum was born July 10, 1998 and is a Dutch fashion model. She is known for her confident runway walk.
Wijnaldum was born in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Her father is from Suriname, and her mother from the Netherlands.
She was born and raised in Amsterdam and currently resides in New York City, having moved there when she was 17 years old. She has an older brother and an older sister.
Wijnaldum made her modeling debut during the 2014 Elite Model Look competition, where she represented the Netherlands during the world final and won a contract with Elite Model Management’s Amsterdam branch. After signing to Elite Worldwide and The Society, Wijnaldum made her runway debut at the Jean-Paul Gaultier Haute Couture F/W 15 show, and walked exclusively for Prada during the S/S 16 show season, where she subsequently booked the S/S 16 campaign alongside Sasha Pivovarova and Natalia Vodianova.
Her first magazine cover was for I-D Magazine’s Summer 2016 issue. In 2018, she made her debut at the 2018 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show.