Kathy Ireland is still a top model.
The 59-year-old beauty, who flourished as a Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition cover girl in the 1980s, posed in her designs for HSN this week.
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Glam gal: Kathy Ireland is still a top model. The 59-year-old beauty who thrived as a cover girl in the 1980s posed in her designs for HSN this week
Another caption read: ‘For all fashion mamas, experience our coats exclusively, each will live in your fashion chic for years to come. ❤️’
And the Cosmopolitan cover girl also wished her fans a Happy Thanksgiving.
“So thankful to God, family and each and every one of you this #Thanksgiving. Regardless of our circumstances… we know that faith, family and friends are the greatest gifts. Blessings to your angels, this holiday and always. ❤️,” she wrote.
This comes after she opened a second location for her Kathy Ireland Recover Center in August.
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The mother of three has dedicated herself to running her business Kathy Ireland Worldwide, which has totaled $3.1 billion in sales as of 2021. Her other passion is focused on charity work and philanthropy.
Ireland was a major supermodel in the 1980s, appearing on the cover of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Three times and starring in movies. She has since become a design powerhouse.
The entrepreneur opened its first recovery center in New Hampshire last year in 2021.
Mogul: The mother of three has dedicated herself to running her business Kathy Ireland Worldwide, which has totaled $3.1 billion in sales as of 2021
To continue providing assistance to those suffering from mental health and substance abuse disorders, Kathy opened an additional location in West Virginia.
The former supermodel posted a photo of her posing next to a sign that read: “Kathy Ireland Recovery Centers.’
She added a caption to her post, explaining the goal and announcing the official second opening.
“Each of us has, will, or is involved in the war on addiction. It’s not a health crisis anyone can avoid in one form or another,” she captioned. “We welcome everyone to the opening of Kathy Ireland Recovery Centers, Williamson.”
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The official website states, “These rehabilitation programs serve individuals and families struggling with mental health issues and addictions.”
The mother-of-three also explained that “expanding our company’s advocacy in the area of mental health and substance use disorders has been a long-standing, top-priority goal.”
For years, the philanthropist has been committed to helping people struggling with addiction and other health needs.
During an interview with USA Today, Kathy talked about her other work with Let’s Talk Interactive, a telehealth solution to help people who need access to healthcare.
“It’s bringing telemedicine to a lot of people,” she explained to the publication. “It’s all over the world, which is exciting.”
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She also spoke about the war on the opioid crisis. during her interview with USA Today. “This is a battle that can be won. There is hope. There is a victory.’
Kathy has given much of her time and dedication to charities such as the March of Dimes, City of Hope and Feed the Children. Earlier this year, she also launched Music Funds The Cure for the National Pediatric Cancer Foundation.
After her modeling days, Kathy became CEO of her own brand licensing company in 1993, which started with a pair of basic socks.
According to Todaytoday’s business magnate, “designs and sells some 17,000 products.”
Dedication: She opened a second location for her Kathy Ireland Recover Center in Williamson, West Virginia
When it comes to being successful in the industry, the author explained to the publication that some of the keys are to “regard others as more important than yourself” and “all you give is all you get.”
At the age of 16, Kathy was scouted and soon after became a prominent face in the modeling world.
Besides appearing on the cover of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit more than once, she has also appeared on covers for Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, and Forbes.
Her 1989 Sports Illustrated cover became a top-selling magazine and was awarded the Greatest Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover of All Time at the magazine’s 5th anniversary event.
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