[Erin Wasson] [Bar Refaeli]

It seems like models often rest on their looks and live breezy, glam lives, so it's refreshing to see someone who takes their creativity past runways and magazine spreads.  While it's common for models to transition their comfort in front of cameras into acting, we especially like the ones who create their own brands away from the screens. Click through our slideshow to see some of our favorite projects helmed by models.