Coco Rocha

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Coco Rocha (2008)

Coco Rocha (born Mikhaila Rocha on September 10, 1988 in Toronto, Ontario) is a Canadian model.

Her measurements are 84-61-86.5 with a height of 1.78 m.[1]


Rocha was born in Toronto, but moved to Richmond, British Columbia at a young age.[1] Her parents work for an airline. Her father is a ticket manager and her mother is a flight attendant.[1] She has a sister and a brother.[1]

She has been married to British interior designer James Conran since 9 June 2010.[2] The wedding dress was by Zac Posen.[3] On 28 March 2015, she gave birth to a daughter[4]followed by a son on April 20, 2018[5][6] and a second daughter on 22 November 2020.[7]

Rocha belongs to the faith of Jehovah’s Witnesses.[8][9]

Modeling career

In 2002, she was discovered at an Irish dance competition at her then-school and approached about modeling.[10]

Her career began in 2006 when she met photographer Steven Meisel and she appeared in shows by Anna Sui, Marc Jacobs, Stella McCartney, Christian Lacroix and Louis Vuitton.

In 2007, she was named in the May issue of American Vogue alongside Caroline Trentini, Doutzen Kroes, Sasha Pivovarova, Chanel Iman, Lily Donaldson, Raquel Zimmermann, Agyness Deyn, Hilary Rhoda and Jessica Stam in the new group of supermodels.[11]

Rocha has been on covers of fashion magazines such as Vogue, Flare, Mode, Numéro and i-D. She has also been featured in a variety of advertising campaigns including Chanel, Dior, Dolce & Gabbana, Lanvin, The Gap, Tommy Hilfiger, Longchamp and Yves Saint Laurent.

Web links

Commons: Coco Rocha– Collection of images

Individual references

  1. a b c d Coco Rocha: Model portrait.In: Elle. Retrieved June 9, 2019.
  2. Coco Rocha & James Conran Wedding: First Picture Surfaces (PHOTO).In: HuffingtonPost. June 15, 2010, retrieved June 9, 2019 (English).
  3. Rachel Jacoby:See Coco Rocha’s Zac Posen Wedding Gown.In: InStyle. June 15, 2010, retrieved June 9, 2019 (English).
  4. Coco Rocha & James Conran Welcome Baby Girl on on 29 March 2015
  5. Anya Leon:Model Mama! Coco Rocha Welcomes Son Iver Eames.In: People. April 20, 2018, retrieved June 9, 2019 (English).
  6. Coco Roch announces on Instagram: Her baby is here and her name is …In: Gala. April 20, 2018, retrieved June 9, 2019.
  7. Supermodel Coco Rocha Welcomes Daughter Iley Ryn: ‘It Was Love at First Sight for Everyone’.Retrieved 27 November 2020 (English).
  8. How model Coco ‘Queen of the Pose’ Rocha is taking on the world one pose at a time. The Daily Telegraph, 20 November 2014
  9. Lindsay Silberman:Coco Rocha: Model Citizen.In DuJour. October 17, 2014, retrieved June 9, 2019 (American English).
  10. The last word: What makes supermodel Coco Rocha hot?In: The Week. August 6, 2010, retrieved June 9, 2019 (English).
  11. Irina Aleksander:Expanding Her Efforts to Be a Role Model.In The NewYork Times. August 31, 2012, retrieved June 9, 2019 (American English).