Lara Catherina Stone
(born December 20, 1983) is a Dutch model
Her trademarks include the gap between her front teeth and her wobbly runway walk, which can be attributed to her size 7 feet, smaller than the regular runway shoe which are size 8-10. On February 19, 2010, she was tabulated as the world's number-one fashion model on the international modeling site models.com's Top 50 Models Women
ranking, a position she maintains as of May 2011. She also ranks 10th on the site's "sexiest models" list.
Lara Stone was born in the small Dutch town of Mierlo
to a Dutch
mother and a British
father. She was first discovered in the Paris Metro
when she was 14 and took part in the Elite Model Look
competition in 1999
when she was just 15. Although she did not win, she impressed Elite executives and was signed to Elite Modeling Agency
and began to model.
Stone left Elite and signed with IMG Models
worldwide in 2006. In January, she made her runway debut when Riccardo Tisci
put her in... Read More