Sofia Jamora has carved her niche as a renowned fashion model, social media influencer, Instagram luminary, TikTok sensation, and entrepreneur. Widely recognized for her striking modelling ventures, Sofia has graced campaigns for esteemed brands such as Frankie Bikinis and LovePiper, establishing herself as a prominent figure in the industry.
But beyond the glitz and glamour of her modelling pursuits, who is Sofia Jamora? Let’s delve into the life of this captivating young star to unravel the facets that define her as a person.
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Early Personal Life
Sofia Jamora, a native of Calabasas, Los Angeles, California, was born on 6 May 1997. She hasn’t shared any information about her family or her childhood with her fans or the general public.
While maintaining a degree of privacy regarding her personal life, Sofia did share a heartwarming tribute to her mother in May 2018, through an Instagram post captioned ‘single mother appreciation post.’
Beyond this glimpse, no one has really had the chance to learn more about Sofia’s private life.
Sofia’s fascination with modelling has been a part of her life since childhood, and she took her initial steps into the world of modelling during her school days. However, details about Sofia’s educational journey also remain undisclosed.
A serendipitous encounter marked the beginning of Sofia Jamora’s modelling career, propelling her into the limelight. While shopping at a trunk show in Westlake, she caught the eye of Mimi, the co-founder of Frankies Bikinis. Impressed by Sofia’s striking appearance and physique, Mimi inquired about her interest in modelling. Sofia, expressing her enthusiasm, soon found herself gracing the pages of Frankies Bikinis, where her images and videos garnered attention, establishing her as a natural in showcasing swimwear.
Sofia’s journey in the fashion industry continued to flourish with opportunities from renowned brands including Love Piper. In 2014, a pivotal moment arrived when she launched her Instagram page, becoming a transformative juncture in her career, as she currently has more than 2.7 million followers on the platform.
Her posts featuring fashion and swimwear resonated with a vast audience, resulting in collaborations with prominent brands such as Tobi, Windsor, and Oh Polly. After this, she secured a contract with Next Models.
Sofia also launched her own fashion brand called ValfreXLolli in June 2015. Information about this brand proves difficult to find, though. After that, she worked on various campaigns – demonstrating her versatility, she graced the catwalk for bikini.com and Bikini Luxe. In the relatively early stages of her fashion journey, Sofia has already carved out a distinct place for herself.
Sofia Jamora achieved her second significant career milestone when following a campaign for Forever 21, she secured a contract with Freedom Models based in Los Angeles. In 2017, she graced the catwalk for the highly successful ‘Miami Swim Week,’ participating in shows such as ‘Frankies Resort 2017.’
Despite making strides in her modelling career and amassing over 2.7 million Instagram followers by 2017, her viral fame in 2018 surpassed all expectations. The turning point came with her appearance in Zayn Malik’s music video for ‘Let Me,’ released on YouTube on 12 April 2018. The video, in which she portrayed Zayn’s love interest engaged in dance, fights, and intimate scenes within a nightclub, quickly went viral, accumulating over 99 million views. She continued to ride the wave of success by featuring in Zayn’s next music video, ‘Entertainer,’ released on 23 May 2018, amassing over 40 million views and further elevating her fame.
Sofia’s social media presence, featuring swimwear, fashion, and lifestyle content along with snapshots from various cities and countries, has consistently contributed to her expanding follower base. With ongoing endorsements from top brands and continuous modelling opportunities, Sofia stands as one of the prominent models to watch in the upcoming decade.
Sofia has a musical taste that leans toward artists like Drake, Flume, and Kaytranada.
Her ideal spot is in Tulum, Mexico.
In April 2020, she raised concerns against the clothing brand Oh Polly, alleging that they failed to compensate her for cancelled shoots. Sofia disclosed this matter through a series of online messages, asserting that the company owes her money for various projects that were called off, including one last-minute cancellation due to California wildfires.
She maintains that she deserves payment despite the shoot’s cancellation, owing to hazardous conditions. Following her online statements, Oh Polly representatives removed all of her images and videos from their platform.
Sofia’s interests include travelling to differing places with friends, indulging in horse riding during her free time, and expressing her affection for dogs, treating them as part of the family.
In a memorable incident at Miami Swim Week in 2017, Sofia captivated the audience when she danced on the catwalk in a one-piece bathing suit. Despite a wardrobe mishap at the end of the catwalk, she adeptly readjusted her costume and gracefully exited the stage. The YouTube video capturing this moment has garnered thousands of views, showcasing Sofia’s poise and resilience in the face of unexpected challenges and public mishaps.
Later Personal Life
In April 2020, Sofia gained heightened attention following her association with NBA player LeBron James, who faced criticism from friends and family for an alleged extra-marital relationship.
Sofia vehemently denied these accusations, expressing that such unsubstantiated claims deeply hurt her feelings. She’s now focused on distancing herself from any dysfunctional relationship and emphasises that these baseless allegations are attempts to manipulate her emotions and bring her down.
Sofia’s romantic history includes various relationships since 2015. In that year, she briefly dated NBA player Kyle Kuzma. After that, she entered into a relationship with Spenser Mow, an Instagram star and social media influencer, sustaining the connection for a few years.
Currently, Sofia is romantically involved with NBA player Jaxson Hayes. Their delightful moments together are prominently shared on social media platforms, reflecting their joy in each other’s company. Born on 23 May 2000, in Oklahoma, Jaxson, developed a passion for basketball during his time at Moeller High School. Pursuing basketball as a career, he earned recognition as Missouri’s Player of the Year while studying at Drake University.
Currently standing at an impressive height of 6ft 11ins, he is perfectly aligned with the demands of his basketball profession. His prowess was evident when he played a pivotal role in guiding the Ohio team to victory at the 2018 Junior International Tournament in Italy, securing their fifth consecutive title.
Upon completing his high school education, he earned a full scholarship to Texas University. However, a year later, he opted to leave the university, redirecting his focus towards his burgeoning basketball career. This decision paved the way for his entry into the NBA draft. Fortuitously, he was chosen by the Atlanta Hawks in the first round of the 2019 draft, subsequently being traded to the New Orleans Pelicans in July 2019. In New Orleans, he inked a significant two-year contract with the club, valued at $9 million.
Sofia is of average height at 5ft 6ins (175cms) and weighs about 120lbs (55kgs), with vital statistics of 32-24-37. She has long dark blonde hair and stunning blue eyes..
Sofia’s modelling career and social media content help her to make a good living, and as of late 2023, her estimated net worth is over $300,000.