Lara Stone: now 33, she’s one of the most successful models of all time. So what’s her secret? The ambassador for L’Oréal Paris is a Dutch super model Stone was noted at age 15 during a beauty contest organized by Elite Model Management agency in 1999, which Stone did not win, but still allowed her to start working.
Her career took a positive turn in 2006 when she signed a contract with IMG Models, which allowed her to open Givenchy’s fashion shows. Lara Stone worked for Louis Vuitton, Lanvin, Miu Miu, Fendi, Max Mara, Pollini, Prada, Anna Sui, Marc Jacobs, Michael Kors, Stella McCartney, Zac Posen, Balmain, Celine, Hermes, Isabel Marant, Gaultier, Dolce & Gabbana, D & G, Givenchy, Karl Lagerfeld, Missoni, Emanuel Ungaro, Victoria’s Secret and many more.
The model has also been the testimonial of Calvin Klein Make-Up, Calvin Klein Jeans, H & M, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Time, DKNY Jeans, Nicole Farhi, Belstaff, CK Calvin Klein, Just Cavalli, Max Mara, Malizia by La Perla, Sisley, Jil Sander and Givenchy for five consecutive years. She appeared on the cover of Vogue Japan in March 2005, Elle France in May 2006, Vogue France in April 2006, March 2008 and February 2009, Elle Denmark in August 2006 and Vogue Italia in December 2007. In 2008, Stone also appeared on The Journal, V magazine, iD and W, along with Kate Moss and Daria Werbowy.
She was photographed together with Malgosia Bela, Eva Riccobono, Daria Werbowy, Randal Moore, Mariacarla Boscono, Emanuela de Paula and Isabeli Fontana for the 2009 Pirelli calendar. In the same year, in December, she participated with other colleagues at a particular Vogue Italia editorial dedicated to the Twitter microblogging platform: Steven Meisel’s photos are taken in low quality to emulate the posts of users of the famous social network. The model will also be featured in the video clip of the song Alejandro, singer of the singer Lady Gaga released in the summer of 2010.
In 2013 she was selected as a testimonial by L’Oréal. In 2015, next to Kate Moss, is the protagonist of Balenciaga’s autumn / winter advertising campaign, and Forbes is nominated for the eighth highest paid model with a $ 5 million gain, with the models Candice Swanepoel, Alessandra Ambrosio and Karlie Kloss, same potion of the following year, with a profit of 5.5 million, formerly with the model Natalia Vodianova.
In April of 2017 she appears on the cover of the Dutch edition of Vogue, to celebrate the fifth anniversary, along with Doutzen Kroes. The two models are immortalized completely nude hugged each other by the photographer Mario Testino.
Lara Stone begins a new career, this time as an actress. Her first film role dates back to 2016 with the film En moi directed by Laetitia Casta and premiered at the International Critics’ Week of the Cannes Film Festival.
On May 15, 2010 she married English comedian David Walliams at the Claridge Hotel in London with a dress designed by Riccardo Tisci for Givenchy. In May 2013, they become parents of a child.