SI swimsuit model Tori Praver attends the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Party at LAX on February 12, 2009 in Las Vegas (Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images for Sports Illustrated) *** Tori Praver (Getty Images)more pics » Tori Praver models for Halston.
is an American model perhaps best known for her appearances in the 2007-2009 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.
She has also done work for Guess?, Yamamay, and Liu-Jo. Tori was discovered by Cindy Kauanui of Jet Set Models after appearing in Outside
magazine. [In actual fact, she was discovered at the tender age of eleven on the island of Maui (where she was born & raised) by photographer Carrll Robilotta. He told her mother that Tori should try modeling because she had all the looks.
The ensuing results of her first photo shoot prompted the photographer to predict that she would one day become a super-model]. She has since been on multiple covers of Cosmopolitan
In addition to working with world class photographers on her Sports Illustrated
shoots, she was the object/subject of several Joanne Gair body painting works in these editions.