Model + Author of Zero Waste Secrets + Founder of Honest Miracle Family Organics
Kim Calera is a Scottish fashion model, best-selling author, humanitarian and the founder of Honest Miracle. Kim Calera is known for her work as a female thought leader, as well as acting in Bollywood films and modelling in magazines. Kim Calera was born in Whitburn, West Lothian.
Kim Calera's modelling career started in 2004 when she was 14. Kim attended a Sugar Magazine roadshow sponsored by Rimmel Cosmetics and it was there that she was scouted for the Sugar/Rimmel modelling competition, she made the final out of thousands of would-be models and was subsequently signed by top model agent Storm and All Talent, The Sonia Scott Agency in Scotland. Since then, Kim has enjoyed travelling the world modelling.
Kim Calera has featured in many well-known campaigns for established household brands such as Canon, Beauchamps and Toni & Guy.
Kim is an acclaimed international model, having modelled in Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. She has worked for clients such as Roberto Cavalli, Italian Vogue and was a spokesmodel for Anju Modi at Bangalore Fashion Week 2010 and Kim is the face of Tips & Toes cosmetics.
Kim Calera was also a beauty queen. She won Miss West Lothian in 2007 and was a finalist in Miss Scotland 2007 and 2009.
Kim Calera trained in acting from a young age and her most recent training was at Anna Scher Theatre School which is responsible for launching the acting careers of many household names. Kim has acted in Bollywood films, TV Commercials for companies such as MTV, Bacardi and MTS Mobile. She was the stunt double for lead actress Rhona Mitra in the movie Doomsday. Kim played Tiffany/Miss Power as the lead actress in cult film Suspicious Casting by Superheroine films. She played the same character in the comic book.
Kim Calera is the founder of Honest Miracle Family Organics, an eco-friendly and organic business. Kim had to take a break from modelling when she became bedridden with a chronic illness. Finding that reducing the toxins in her everyday life reduced her symptoms led her to investigate what these toxins were also doing to the environment and being the solution finder that she is, she couldn't sit back and do nothing. Kim set up Honest Miracle Family Organics whilst bedridden.
Kim won the Hammersmith and Fulham Heroes Entrepreneur of the Year award in 2013
She was also nominated as a top innovator in the SKDC pioneer awards in 2015.
Kim has written two books. One of them, Zero Waste Secrets: The Ultimate Guidebook For A Realistic Zero Waste Lifestyle became a best-seller in front of Greta Thunberg and David Attenborough.
The other is How To Become A Model Written By A REAL Working International Model.
Kim Calera practices solution based advocacy and writes a blog to advocate for social change, in particular, children's rights and conscious living, as well as health and personal development at www.kimcalera.com