Lara Stone has beaten fellow nominees - David Gandy and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley to be named model of the year. The Gap-toothed Dutch beauty has crammed more into her twentysixth year than most of us have managed in the last two or three! Campaigns for Calvin Klein jeans, DKNY and Prada fragrances, a whirlwind engagement and marriage to British comic David Walliams, numerous VOGUE covers and even a successful lawsuit against French Playboy for publishing her
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Originally remarkable in the modelling world for her busty figure, she’s now become accepted as the poster girl for the curvy models which have come to dominate catwalks this past two seasons. Outspoken Lara doesn’t like giving many interviews (as you can see in our video above!) but when she does, she has spoken candidly about spending time in rehab for alcoholism when she was younger and about the fact she likes ‘naughty shoots’ because they ‘suit my personality’ and even agreed to be blacked-up for French Vogue in a shoot which caused more than a few raised eyebrows.
Well done Lara, and good luck in 2011, we hope you manage to notch up even more crazy achievements!
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