Daisy Lowe (born 27.01.1989)
Daisy Lowe is a London-based model who has featured in Burberry, French Connection, and Agent Provocateur advertisements and in magazines such as Vogue, GQ and Elle. Daisy's parents are the musicians Pearl Lowe and Gavin Rossdale.
Daisy Rebecca Lowe was born on 27th January 1989 and grew up in Primrose Hill, North London. At that time Daisy's mother, Pearl Lowe, was married to Bronner Handwerger. However, in 2004 a paternity test proved that Daisy's biological father was her godfather Gavin Rossdale, front man with the British rock band Bush, who married No Doubt singer Gwen Stefani in 2002. During the 1990s Pearl was singer songwriter in the Britpop bands Lodger and Powder, and has been married to Danny Goffey from Supergrass since 1995. Daisy Lowe has three step-siblings on her mother's side: Alfie (born P1996), Frankie (born 1999) and Betty (born 2005); and two on her father's side: Kingston James (born 2006) and Zuma Nesta Rock (born 2008).
Daisy began modeling as a young child and signed with the London modeling agency Select after being spotted by talent scouts in Camden Town when she was 15. When Pearl moved to Hampshire, Daisy stayed in London with her grandparents in order to continue her education. Daisy began modeling for Agent Provocateur lingerie in 2005 and her career took off in 2006 when she appeared in a Steven Klein photo shoot in Italian Vogue. Daisy has featured in various fashion and lifestyle magazines, including Grazia, Tatler, and the British Harper's Bazaar and has modeled for clothes lines such as Converse shoes, Hooch, Karen Millen , Whistles, and Pearl Lowe's own fashion range. As well as being chosen by Karl Lagerfeld to model for Chanel, Daisy has experience of catwalks in New York, Milan and London for designers including Vivienne Westwood and Topshop. Daisy has even hosted events for Dolce & Gabbana and Tommy Hilfiger.
Daisy's interest in music and art has led her to appear in music videos for Armand Van Helden and Dirty Pretty Things. She has also worked as a DJ and recorded a track with producer and musician Mark Ronson, with whom she was romantically linked until September 2008. Prior to this she had appeared in i-D magazine with Will Cameron of the band Blondelle, her partner at the time. In 2008 Daisy moved to New York to pursue her modeling career.