Daria Werbowy – The Tomboy Supermodel

 
 

Daria Werbowy was born on November 19, 1983 in Krakow, Poland, and moved to Mississauga, Canada when she was three years old. At age 14 she won a national modeling contest and was discovered by Susan J. Model and Talent in Toronto before signing with Elite Model Management.

In 2002 she signed an exclusive deal with Prada, which effectively launched her modeling career. In 2003 Werbowy appeared on the cover of Vogue Italia three times and landed Prada’s Fall/Winter ad campaign. During this time she also appeared on the covers of Elle, Harper’s Bazaar, Vogue, V, W, Marie Claire, Allure, Glamour, and Numero.

Daria Werbowy has walked the runway for such brands as: Balenciaga, Givenchy, Dior, Tom Ford, Chloé, Marc Jacobs, Gucci, Miu Miu, Alexander McQueen, Prada, Versace, John Galliano, Louis Vuitton, Yves Saint Laurent, DKNY, Ralph Lauren, Chanel, Stella McCartney, Dolce & Gabbana, Karl Lagerfeld, Carolina Herrera, La Perla, Max Mara, Calvin Klein, Missoni,Zac Posen, Moschino, Oscar De La Renta, Roberto Cavalli, Tommy Hilfiger, Valentino, Fendi, Jean Paul Gaultier, Burberry, Celine, Hermès, Michael Kors, Balmain, and Lanvin.

She has worked on campaigns for: Chanel, Yves Saint Laurent, Gucci, Hermés, Prada, Missoni, Versace, Celine, Louis Vuitton, Roberto Cavalli, Valentino, Dior,Lancome, Zara, Balmain, Jean Paul Gaultier, David Yurman, Salvatore Ferragamo, Hugo Boss, Isabel Marant, DSquared2, Loewe, Diane Von Furstenberg, Mango,Balenciaga, Tiffany & Co., H&M, and Bloomingdale’s.

In 2015 Daria Werboy was featured on campaigns for H&M, Ferragamo, and Equipment.

Quotes: 

“The older I get, the less I need. I wear the same jean shorts for the whole week. I’m not running to the store to get the latest bag.”

“I think one of the secrets to modelling is the less you care and the more you’re yourself, the more successful you are.”

“I’ve been taking photographs since I was a teenager, and fashion has taught me a lot more about photography. It’s definitely inspired me.”

“I’ve always wanted to break the stereotype of being a model.”

Daria Werbowy In Person:

Notable Work:

Chanel, Yves Saint Laurent, Gucci, Hermés, Prada, Missoni, Versace, Celine, Louis Vuitton, Roberto Cavalli, Valentino, Dior,Lancome, Zara, Balmain, Jean Paul Gaultier, David Yurman, Salvatore Ferragamo, Hugo Boss, Isabel Marant, DSquared2, Loewe, Diane Von Furstenberg, Mango,Balenciaga, Tiffany & Co., H&M, and Bloomingdale’s.

Originally posted 2016-08-18 13:44:56. Republished by Blog Post Promoter


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