Sexy and smart, Cindy Crawford feels like she has improved with age.
The 51-year-old supermodel, visiting Miami’s Art Basel festivities for an event to help celebrate people who have achieved excellence in their lives, is excited about being recognized for having such a stellar career of her own.
“Experience has helped, but I am so happy to be recognized,” Crawford tells PEOPLE Wednesday night at Tatel Miami during a dinner discussion hosted by Cosentino North America, a home design firm for which she is a spokesperson. “I feel like I am better at my job now!”
Though she still works hard and eats right to maintain her supermodel exterior, she’s developed a love for design in her second career. “This is who I am now, and it has become a fun new aspect of my life,” said Crawford, who is also the mother of models Presley Gerber, 18, and Kaia Gerber, 16. “In fact, creating a great home environment for my family is a passion. Even my husband likes design. We have built four of five houses.”
Balancing these interests in her life with motherhood is very exciting to Crawford, especially when they intersect. Seeing her mini-me daughter become a model in …read more