He has such a quick mind, which at times can be incredibly frustrating because he's always quicker than I am. "Don't shrink who you are." Meaning, I can get very shy in intimate settings, and [a yoga teacher] said, "Be the fullest expression of yourself. Because if you do that then you give others the permission to be the fullest expression of themselves." It just means you're being inhibited, and that is hard to do.
She won the 2003 Model of the Year award at the Connections Model and Talent Convention.
In a January 2011 interview with Self magazine, Decker stated that she suffered from an eating disorder and states, "My father did an intervention and got me to stop obsessing about everyone else and wrecking my body." Decker has been featured in pictorials in Teen Vogue, Cosmopolitan, FHM, and Glamour, and has modeled for The Gap, Intimissimi and Victoria's Secret.
I feel comfortable in it, but I don't excel at it, which is exciting. I don't feel at ease at all when I'm shooting.
I had never done pilot season, but I had done some television.
In 2011, Decker was cast as the female lead, Samantha Shane, daughter of a naval officer who works as a physical therapist, in the film Battleship, which was based on the board game of the same name.