Here’s 1990s Sports Illustrated swimsuit icon Stephanie Seymour frolicking with her family on the beach at St. Barts … just in time for Christmas, right?

The MILF-tackular 43-year-old popped up on our radar this time last year … for which we’re sure our readers are eternally grateful.

Along with Elle “The Body” Macpherson and Cindy Crawford, Seymour is one of our founding editor’s longtime favorite fantasies.

One of the original Victoria’s Secret models, Seymour posed twice for Playboy (in 1991 and 1993).

The one-time girlfriend of Guns-N-Roses front man Axl Rose, Seymour is currently married to American billionaire Peter Brant, who owns an international pulp conglomerate (editor’s note: NOT a Wedding Crashers alibi). An avid horseman, Brant was the breeder of Thunder Gulch, a 25-1 long shot who wound up winning the 1995 Kentucky Derby.

The couple nearly divorced in 2009, but decided to reconcile …

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