This post originally appeared on The Lab NYC

As one of Sports Illustrated’s most recognizable faces, Julie Henderson has become known to the country for her stunning good looks and being the only 7-Time Sports Illustrated swimsuit model including 2013.  With the SI swimsuit edition being viewed by 100 million people plus each year, Julie is now using her platform to leverage her brand into becoming a successful entrepreneur and swimsuit designer, as well as a career in entertainment hosting.  Not only does she hold the record for consecutive appearances in Sports Illustrated, she is also swimsuit designer for BASTA Surf, releasing her first ever collaboration in February.  The ten piece collection of JULIE HENDERSON FOR BASTA SURF are all reversible and focuses on a zig-zag black & white print along with bold colors such as bright coral and freeze, with a price point of $92-$200. It is currently sold on Bastasurf.com, Shopbop.com, and suggested retail outlets.

Here “The King Of Kamelot” sits down #InTheLab with the breathtaking SI Swimsuit supermodel Julie Henderson to talk about being the longest running face of the magazine, building an uber successful modeling career, her swimsuit line with Basta Surf, doing entertainment and red carpet hosting, and so much more!

Here is a behind scenes look at Julie in the 2013 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition:

Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2013, Julie… by sportsillustrated