04/11/2010 05:12 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Christine Teigen Early Show: SI Swimsuit Issue Model Thanks Best Friend Brooklyn Decker (VIDEO)

Last week we introduced you to SI's newest swimsuit model, Christine Teigen.

Now that the Brooklyn Decker cover has been revealed, her good pal (and protege?) Teigen can talk. And that's exactly what she did on "The Early Show" Tuesday morning, where she discussed how she and Decker became friends (hint: it was through John Legend and Andy Roddick, the respective men in their lives, and a shared love of shoes) and grimaced as she watched SI footage of herself for the first time: