Meet Sofia Jirau, the first Victoria’s Secret model with down syndrome. Fans also remember her from the New York fashion week of 2020. But, in February 2022, did she have a valentine? Is she dating anyone at the moment? Who are her parents and siblings?
We bring you information on her dating life in this Sofia Jiray Bio. So, keep on scrolling?
Meet Sofia Jirau, The Victoria Secret Model
Puerto Rican model Sofia Jirau proved “inside and out there are no limits” by becoming the first Victoria Secret model with down syndrome. Not only that but she also became the second Puerto Rican to participate in Victoria’s Secret campaign.
“You have to work hard for your achievements. The experience with Victoria’s Secret was brutal, mega ‘cool’ and now I’m all over the world. Let everyone know! “ Sofia expressed to Magacín. She had made her debut as a model at New York Fashion Week in February 2020 on the catwalk of Puerto Rican designer Marisa Santiago, who discovered her while working with her during a dress fitting.
That event was covered by Vogue Mexico Revelist, People, Univision, among others.
Sofia had also previously modeled for Lisa Capali and Wanda Beauchamp who gave her the first break into modeling.
Speaking with Health Magazine, Sofia had shared, “Since I was little I said that when I grew up I wanted to be a model. I like modeling, being myself, being in front of the camera, and modeling on the catwalk quietly.”
Victoria’s secret announced the debut of their new collection, “Love Cloud”. To do something different, the collection is shaped by eighteen dynamic women, who reinforce the commitment of the company founded in San Francisco, California, in 1977, to welcome, embrace and celebrate all women.
This launch of the new collection marked the new vision of the company, focused on the support and empowerment of women.
Sofia traveled to Los Angeles, California, and shared, “That Victoria’s Secret experience was brutal, mega cool. I’m all over the world”. “The next thing is to meet Jennifer Lopez and go to Hollywood to be a good actress,” Shared the young woman who describes herself as “an enterprising, businesswoman, hardworking, fighter.”
Sofia has earned fame from a very young age. She was about 3 years old when she made it to the cover of “Salud al día” dedicated to children with down syndrome. In May 2019, she walked the runway donning a dress from Kelvin Giovannie which was her debut as a professional model.
Sofia Jirau Boyfriend
Sofia Jirau hinted at her first public relationship on Instagram in January 2020. She appeared in an IG pic hugging a man and captioned the post, “Janco my boyfriendoooooo.” Whereas, Jean Carlo, her alleged boyfriend had featured her on his IG in early December 2019 where he wrote in the caption, “The best & her number 1 fan. The most sincere “I love you” and the most beautiful heart is this princess, do not invent. I love you, Sophie”.
But, they never appeared again so we believe the romance fizzled out.
Then, in March 2020, Sofia met her future boyfriend Chris, an entrepreneur, barista & influencer. She featured him on her IG but they weren’t dating each other at the time. But, by the end of May 2020, they had already started seeing each other. Sofia confirmed the relationship with a post, “remember that inside and outside! THERE ARE NO LIMITS! crazy because the quarantine ends to see@chrisinlimites“.
In August 2020, Sofia shared a short clip of two of them traveling. She captioned the post, “for a walk.”
In October 2020, Sofia celebrated six months of dating her boyfriend Chris. She took to Instagram to announce where she wrote, “today we celebrated 6 months of dating and we were able to see each other and spend the day relaxing on the beach I love you@chrisinlimites“.
They appeared together for the last time in September 2021. Their current relationship status remains unknown.
Sofia Jirau Parents
Sofia has two brothers Rodrigo Jiray (@rodrigojirau) and Ignacio Jirau (@nacho_jirau). In addition to them, she also has a sister named (@paola_jirau). Her sister turned 26 years old in January 2022. On New Years Day 2020, she shared a picture of her whole family.
She has also featured her maternal grandparents on her socials.
How Much Is Sofia Jirau Net Worth?
Sofia Jirau has a net worth under $250 thousand. Besides being a model, she is also a businesswoman who runs a brand named “Alavett” (I Love It). Her shop offers various range of products from clothes, bags, phone cases, notepads, other accessories, and home products. She is also running her website.
Besides running a business, Sofia is also the advocate of her campaign ‘No Limits’ also named ‘Sin Limites‘. The campaign helped raise awareness about Down Syndrome.
Sofia attended the foundation’s little school run by the Puerto Rican Down Syndrome Foundation until the age of 5. Then her parents looked for a regular school and at the age of 5, she started attending a regular school and graduated at 19.
In addition to modeling, Sofia had also worked at Inprende, a company that has stood out in recent years for promoting entrepreneurship in various sectors through education and the design of creative ideas. It was at Inprende she got her big break as a runway model.
What Are Sofia Jirau’s Measurements?
Sofia Jirau has measurements of 35-25-35 inches.
When Is Sofia Jirau Birthday?
Sofia Jiray celebrates her birthday on 25 March. She is 24 years old as of February 2022.
What Is Sofia Jirau Ethnicity?
Sofia is a Latina by ethnicity.
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