Klum appears on the cover of the May 2012 issue of Allure magazine. She talks about her early days of modelling and not doing runway.
I was too curvy and too busty and a little too short. and I was a little bit self-conscious about it. But I was by no means heavy, I just—well, you have hips and boobs, and that’s it. Haute couture, you don’t really see girls with big boobs. And I always wanted first to be a model. So I had to say, “OK, you’re going to find other things to do in this industry, or it’s maybe not my industry.”