After posing for a number of shots, Olivia Culpo has graced the cover of Maxim Magazine. The 27 year old model, topped the magazine’s annual Hot 100 list. She doesn’t leave much to the imagination, as she strikes a pose for the semi nude cover.
The photos are getting a lot of buzz lately and people are taking notice. Olivia is a middle child of five children. She is from Rhode Island and formerly won the Miss Rhode Island USA competition. Later, she went on to win the Miss Universe Pageant in 2012. She was the first winner from the United States, since Brook Lee back in 1997. Now, Olivia has 4.1 million followers on Instagram. It seems her star only continues to rise.
“I hope that [my female followers] take inspiration from it,” Olivia said. “That’s why I look to a lot of people on Instagram. I enjoy being able to see what they’re doing and how I can maybe do something similar. If they’re working out a lot, it’s like, ‘Oh, I wanna try that workout.'”
She continued, “It’s difficult when you have to just smile and pretend it’s okay when you’re personally going through a lot.”
Olivia Culpo says she likes to play dress up, she pretends and is playful. So far, Olivia has appeared in 8 different productions as an actress. She also enjoys cooking pretty foods. This may have led to her interest in business as she is part owner of the Back 40 restaurant located in North Kingstown, RI. This restaurant serves up American comfort food, craft beers and cocktails.
When asked about landing the cover of Maxim Magazine Olivia said, “It’s honestly something that I’ve always dreamed of since I was so little. It’s really humbling. There are so many women who have been in this same position before that I have looked up to for so many years. I thrive off the success of other women because a win for one of us is, in my opinion, a win for all of us.”
Her sultry photo spread, has been well received. Some of the photos, are much like snapshots from the glitz and glamour days of Old Hollywood. Olivia is wearing only lacy nude type panties, along with a long sheer robe to cover herself with, as seen in some of the shots. When questioned about getting the cover…Olivia told Maxim, she hopes to de-stigmatize social media influencing as a career path and passion.
People are calling her one of the most beautiful women to ever walk the Earth. After seeing these photos it is easy to see why.