Kate Upton Is All Smiles with 'Legend' Christie Brinkley After Tying Her for Three Sports Illustrated Swim Covers
Kate Upton only landed her third Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover and distinguished a large entrance by unresolved out with associate SI maestro – and associate three-time cover star! – Christie Brinkley. The dual spent Wednesday morning together promoting Kate’s cover and Christie’s lapse to a repository (with her daughters!) during a Today Show, and of course, they couldn’t pass adult a event to snap a lovable shot backstage.
Wow, we feel so respected and vehement to be behind with Sports Illustrated!! Thank we @si_swimsuit and @mj_day for mouth-watering me to be partial of an emanate that facilities and celebrates beauty and certainty in each figure and distance #siswim17 #grateful
A post common by Kate Upton (@kateupton) on Feb 14, 2017 during 9:53pm PST
The dual models paint a magazine’s concentration this year to applaud physique farrago and age inclusion. Even yet Upton already has dual covers underneath her belt (well, underneath her chain-link valuables “bikini”) she was vehement to lapse since of a issue’s unequivocally focused mission. “For SI to stress each opposite form of ideal is unequivocally inspiring,” Upton tells Sports Illustrated. “Those are a campaigns we wish to do and a career we wish to have — to enthuse women to adore themselves.”
Which is because Upton calls Brinkley “an inspiration” in her Instagram caption, essay that she “loved” spending a morning alongside the SI legend. The 63-year-old returned to a SI pages this year, posing alongside her dual daughters and proving she hasn’t aged a day since her cover displaying in a early ’80s.
Yes! we am vehement to announce that we am behind in @si_swimsuit ..I figured with my beautiful daughters @alexarayjoel and @sailorbrinkleycook by my side whose going to be looking during me! Oh and My kids consider we travel on water, so let’s not discuss a apple box secluded only underneath a surface. For a preview check out @people.com ..and appreciate we Sports Illustrated for promulgation a absolute summary that good things come in packages of each distance and we do not come with an death date! ????????psI can’t wait to see everybody during VIBES on Feb 17th and 18th in Houston! #proudmomhere! #vibes
A post common by Christie Brinkley (@christiebrinkley) on Feb 6, 2017 during 6:22pm PST
Brinkley suspicion her bikini days were over once she incited 30, but now is anticipating to change a change in a tarnish around aging. “In a nation that’s unequivocally ageist, people adore to put we in small boxes,” she says. “Women feel unequivocally singular by their numbers. On a personal level, we thought, if we can lift this off, we consider it will assistance redefine those numbers and mislay some of a fear of aging.”
A post common by Christie Brinkley (@christiebrinkley) on Feb 15, 2017 during 7:02am PST
She’s been celebrating all week with copiousness of throwback pics and behind-the-scenes snaps from set, including this pic of her distinguished a poise behind a straw hat, remarkably captioning her pic, “The photos of my babies make this mom bristle with pride.”
What do we consider of this year’s SI Swimsuit issue?