Supermodel Lara Stone was born and raised in the Dutch town of Mierlo located in southern Netherlands. Throughout her career as a model, she has worked with the fashion industry’s best, in all facets of the business. Photographers including Steven Meisel, Mert & Marcus, Mario Testino, Inez & Vinoodh, Davis Sims, Craig McDean, Mario Sorrenti, and Terry Richardson have shot Lara for covers of prestigious magazines such as Vogue, French Vogue, Italian Vogue, British Vogue, W, Japanese Vogue, Interview, Self Service, V, Numero, and I-D. The entire February 2009 issue of French Vogue was dedicated to Lara, with editorials by Nan Goldin, Steven Klein, Patrick Demarchelier, Peter Lindbergh, Inez & Vinoodh, and Hedi Slimane.
Lara’s versatility in advertising is unparalleled in today’s modeling landscape; over her career, she has been in campaigns for Calvin Klein, Givenchy, Jil Sander, Louis Vuitton, Hugo Boss, Max Mara, Jean Paul Gaultier, Nicole Farhi, Versace and Calvin Klein cosmetics, and Prada and DKNY fragrance. Currently, she is the face of L’Oreal Cosmetics; she was previously the face of Collection CK, CK one Jeans & Fragrance, Naked Glamour, DKNY Fragrance, and Tom Ford Fragrance and Cosmetics.
Lara is also a prominent feature on the world’s runways, walking for internationally renowned brands including Chanel, Lanvin, Givenchy, Louis Vuitton, Miu Miu, Balmain, Marc Jacobs, Missoni, Hermes, Karl Lagerfeld, Jean Paul Gaultier, Christian Dior and eight consecutive seasons of Prada.