Erin Heatherton was discovered vacationing on South Beach, Miami, and eventually signed with the Marilyn Agency. She launched her career in New York City, walking for Diane von Fürstenberg, and has since modeled for Shiatzy Chen, Oscar de la Renta, Tommy Hilfiger and others. She has appeared on the cover of D, Grazia, Velvet, and MUSE.
Heatherton is featured on the Victoria’s Secret website and is currently a Victoria’s Secret Angel. She walked in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012. Heatherton was a featured model in the 2010 Victoria’s Secret SWIM catalog, as well as the “Body by Victoria” campaign.
In January 2013 it was announced that Heatherton would be the face of the XOXO Spring/Summer 2013 line.