5 December 1973, Oshawa, Ontario, Canada
5' 11" (1.80 m)
Harlow was born in Oshawa, Ontario, the daughter of Sandi Herbert and David Harlow.Though her mother named her Shalom meaning "peace" in Hebrew, her family is not Jewish. She was discovered at The Cure concert in Toronto and started modeling straight out of high school. She has since appeared on numerous magazine covers, editorials, and top runway shows, and appeared in movies and co-hosted MTV's House of Style with fellow supermodel Amber Valletta. She was the long-time favorite model for many designers who found that her look translated well between commercial and couture. She is the first ever winner of Vogue/VH1's Model of the Year Award. Harlow is the spokesperson for Chanel's Coco fragrance. She has two younger brothers, Chris and Nathan.
In July 2007, earning at an estimated total of $2 million in the past 12 months, Forbes named her thirteenth in the list of the World's 15 Top-Earning Supermodels.
In 2007 she modeled for Jones New York, Tumi, Tiffany & Co, Nautica, and Chloé. The following year, she appeared in the Valentino Spring/Summer 2008 campaign.
Most recently she featured as the only model in a digital catwalk for Viktor & Rolfs Spring/Summer 2009 show.
In 2012 she appears in the Cartier clip L'Odysée.
She currently lives in Brooklyn, NY and had a boob flash at a Thread Rezin concert.Trivia
Net Worth $10.5 million dollars (1998)
As one of the world's top fashion models, she has appeared in fashion shows for such top designers as Donna Karan, Ralph Lauren, Marc Jacobs, Isaac Mizrahi, and John Galliano.
"Shalom" means "Peace" in Hebrew and is used as a greeting.
Started modeling right after high school.
Was discovered at a Cure concert in Toronto
Is the face of Chanel's "Coco" fragrance.
Measurements: 33A-23-34 (Source: Celebrity Sleuth magazine).
As a child dreamed of being an astronaut.
Is a vegetarian.
Has a Nars lipgloss named after her.
Used to study ballet.
She has a step-brother named Chris (born in 1977), who lives in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada.
Stays in regular contact with friends from high school. When she's back home, she blends in.
Asked by Cindy Crawford on MTV's "House of Style" if she had ever posed nude; "Oh, yeah...I feel more comfortable with my clothes off than on!"
Life and career
In & Out (1997), Sonya
Cherry (1999), Leila Sweet
Head Over Heels (2001), Jade
Vanilla Sky (2001), Colleen
The Salton Sea (2002), Nancy
Happy Here and Now (2002), Muriel
How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003), Judy Green
I Love Your Work (2003), Charlotte
Melinda and Melinda (2004), Joan
Game 6 (2005), Paisly Porter
The Last Romantic (2006), Christy Tipilton
Alvin and the Chipmunks (2007), Maid
House of Style (1996–1997), Co-host
When I Was a Girl (2001)
The Jury (2004), Melissa Greenfield
1998 Pirelli Calendar, June