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Josephine Skriver Bio: Boyfriend, Parents, Ethnicity

Published On: 26 Jun, 2018

Josephine Skriver Bio: Boyfriend, Parents, Ethnicity

Josephine Skriver is a Danish supermodel mostly recognized for the brand endorsements with Gucci, Victoria's Secret, Bulgari and various luxurious fashion lines. She has garnered more than 5 million followers on her Instagram. She has also become a celebrity ambassador for the Family Equality Council in 2015 and has spoken about LGBT rights.

Bought House In Nashville; Resides With Her Boyfriend

Josephine Skriver is dating an American songwriter Alexander Deleon since 2013. Her boyfriend Alexander is a lead singer for the American rock band The Cab. Recently, in June 2018, the couple bought a house in Nashville, Tennessee. Josephine and Alexander decorated their first home with a simple color palette and standout pieces. 

The duo also painted every room and worked with Nashville designer April Tomlin. As an interior designer, April created interiors for their house. Her boyfriend Alexander was quite happy with the skills of April and defined him as one of the 'best interior designers.' Although Josephine is not a big fan of colors, she likes to keep her home clean and cozy. The duo preferred textures over color and painted their house with Sherwin Williams’ Pure White.

Josephine Skriver and her boyfriend Alexander Deleon in their Nashville house (Photo: people.com)

In their three-story home, they softened the spaces by adding wooden board and plenty of textures. Josephine also described their Nashville's house their baby as it's their first house. She further added that the redesign of their home took more time as they did not rush from the start. The supermodel also confirmed that she and her boyfriend took their time to make sure everything was right in their selected designs. Currently, the duo is residing peacefully in their Nashville's house.

Gay Father And Lesbian Mother; Proud Of Her Family

Josephine was born to gay and lesbian parents. Her lesbian mother Mette Skriver is an IT analyst whereas her gay father is a marine biologist. Josephine had her birth through In vitro fertilization (IVF) in her hometown of Copenhagen, Denmark. She also has a younger brother named Oliver Skiver who was also born via IVF.

Josephine is proud of her family and respects about the fact of who her parents are. The proud supermodel took her Twitter on 28 October 2016 and quoted a heartwarming message. Josephine said that her mother is a lesbian and her father is gay. Furthermore, she said that she is an IVF kid but is just a human being like rest of all. She also affirmed that family is composed of love.

What's Net Worth Of Josephine Skriver?

Josephine Skriver has accumulated a net worth of $12 million from her career as a Danish fashion model. She has received fortunes from her appearances in various magazines such as Vanity Fair, Harper's Bazaar, and Vogue. Her ad campaigns for the famous brands such as Gucci, Bulgari, TOPTEN, Max Mara and many more have also served to boost her revenues. She also made a deal and became official Victoria's Secret Angel in 2016.

Short Bio

Josephine was born in Copenhagen, Denmark on 14 April 1993 as Josephine Skriver Karlsen. She posses mixed ethnicity (Dutch and Danish). Josephine has the height of 1.8 m (5' 11") and belongs to Danish nationality. She pursued her modeling career after she finished her school in 2011.