Devin Brugman is a model, businesswoman and fashion blogger. Beginning her career as a bikini model, Devin soon became an entrepreneur and co-founder of ‘A Bikini A Day’, ‘Monday Swimwear’ and her latest venture ‘Monday Active’ alongside her best friend, Natasha Oakley. What began as an experiment soon culminated into quick flowing cash for Devin.
Since both her parents co-run their own business, she had entrepreneurial blood in her genes and using her natural beauty to her advantage, she soon gained a following of 1.3 million followers on ‘Instagram’ and led them on to her blog, which now has a fan viewing of over 4 million. She soon set up one of the largest bikini marketing platforms online along with her business partner and has plans to expand her company with seasonal collections and more active-wear in future.
The Meteoric Rise to Stardom
After completing high school, she moved to Los Angeles in search of a brighter future. She took up small modeling consignments and even provided support as a photographer, before she and her friend, Natasha, decided to go on an exotic vacation and only packed their suitcases with bikinis. They uploaded fun images of themselves in bikinis regularly on ‘instagram’ and soon got requests for more. In 2012, they came to be known as the ‘bikini girls’ and decided to create a blog in which either of them would flaunt a bikini each day and then go on to describe to the users what they liked about it.
Overnight, bikini companies began flooding them would products to the extent where they began to receive more than a hundred bikinis a day. Their passion turned into a full-fledged business and together they came up with their own line of bikinis and called it ‘Monday Swimwear’. Their business blew up prompting them to generate new ideas and add on to their budding popularity, and thus they came up with a range of gym and active wear clothes called ‘Monday Active’.
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What Makes Devin Brugman So Special
She is sizzling and possesses stunning features. This lassie American from Hawaii has all what it takes to climb the ladder in the fashion industry. What’s most attractive? She’s beauty with brains! At the age of 21 she set up her own business along with her friend, Natasha Oakley. During her college days, she balanced between studying for an MBA degree and worked unhinged at her business as well. In fact, she hopes to be an inspiration for millions of young women, and aims to be a concrete example of a strong woman.
In order to maintain that fabulous body that she has, she often hits the gym and loves staying fashionable and setting new trends. She is a hardcore bikini and beach lover, and would opt to spend her entire day at the beach if she could.
She also loves food, and her favorite meal is pasta. Her celeb crush is the drop dead gorgeous, James Franco. She loves writing and blogging and hence it’s more of a hobby than a business for her.
Behind The Curtains
She was born on December 26, 1990 at Oakland, California to American parents. At the age of four she moved to Hawaii, where she attended high school. On completion of high school, she moved to Los Angeles to pursue further education and a more promising career with the support of her parents. They supported her modeling ventures as her mother was a former model, and with the encouragement of her father, an MBA graduate, she took up business studies at Mount St. Mary’s College. Around the same time her blog turned into a business and she juggled with work and college, and on attaining a degree she launched new business ventures with her business partner.
She has spoken candidly in an interview that she overcame a terrible breakup during her college days, and has ever since known that her girlfriends are the ones who will always have her back. Currently she is single but has disclosed that she loves men who are manly and who ask fewer questions. For certain, many lads would be pleased to know that!