Top Supermodels – Lara Stone
You know her name but how much do you really know about this top list female supermodel who makes the daily headlines? Well, you are about to discover where Lara Stone came from and maybe you can even imagine where she is going from here. Let’s look at Lara’s biography.How to Become a Model – Check This Out ..
How It Feels to Be the Anti-Model Supermodel
Not bred into the modeling network, Lara Stone was born the beautiful daughter of a Dutch mother and a British father. She was born in Geldrop in 1983 but grew up in the small town of Mierlo in the Netherlands. But, stardom was about to happen for her!
First Start in a Long Running Career
Stone entered the Elite Model look contest in 1999. Although she failed to win, she really impressed the judges and executives of the contest which led to the international giant, Elite Modeling Agency signing her.
Lara Stone’s career took a turn for the better when she left Elite Model Management to sign with IMG worldwide in 2006. Fall 2006 saw Lara become an in-demand fashion model for the fall shows in Paris.
Her starry career continued to rise as during the same year when she found herself being photographed by renowned photographer Terry Richardson for Sisley – as well as being featured on the cover of French Elle.Style.com and French Vogue. These statements marked Stone’s rise during the spring 2007 season.
She was eventually designated as the face of Givenchy and the face of Calvin Klein Jeans in 2007. That same year saw her opening and closing the fall Alberta Ferretti, Costume National, and Hermès shows in Milan and Paris. She opened the 2007 spring Miu Miu show and the 2007 fall Givenchy couture in Paris.
Lara Stone Did Not Slow Down! She Had the Look
The sultry Lara Stone was later featured prominently in Italian, French, and British Vogue. Her distinct gapped teeth, lurching walk and demeanor made her the “anti-model” of the entertainment industry.
Her career was fully launched in 2008 when she became a mainstay in the shows of labels like Givenchy, Calvin Klein, Just Cavalli and Belstaff, and later became a semi-exclusive for Prada sealing her top supermodel status.
Now and Later for Lara Stone
Since then, Lara Stone has been the It Girl of the fashion industry. She made fashion history by becoming the face of all three Calvin Klein brands.
Her popularity continued to spread, being awarded the 2010 Britain Fashion Model’s Award, appearing in American Vogue and being featured in the 2009, 2011 and 2012 Pirelli Calendar.
Another achievement is that Lara Stone ranked 7th in Forbes’ top earning model’s list, with her 4.5 million dollar earnings for 2010-2011 and is considered by many experts to be the number one female supermodel at the time of this page creation. I agree, don’t you?
If you want inspiration for how to become a female model and reach new heights, Lara shows that stardom in modeling is possible – not all will make it to the top, but some will so never give up your dream of modeling. Oh, and be sure to watch the short video at the top featuring the 21st century beauty for you to enjoy. Give your comments about Lara below. Thanks!
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