Monday, January 25, 2016

Maryna Linchuk, Belarusian Beauty

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Maryna Linchuk (born 4 September 1987) is well known by Victoria's Secret fans. Maryna walked in the 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2013 Victoria's Secret Fashion Shows. Other than those appearances, though, Maryna does not have a very high profile in the States.

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Maryna Linchuk in Allure Russia, November 2014.

Maryna is from Minsk, which was part of the Soviet Union when Maryna was born.

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Maryna debuted in 2008. She was the Fall/Winter 2008 face of the Miss Dior Cherie fragrance.

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Marym has walked for designers such as Derek Lam, Givenchy, Gucci, Michael Kors, Prada, and haute couturier Christian Lacroix.

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Maryam was one of the faces of Escada's Moon Sparkle fragrance. She used the name "Simone."

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Maryan's covers have primarily been in Europe and the Far East She is most popular in Russia:

France: 'French Revue de Modes' - Autumn/Winter 2009
Germany: 'Vogue' - January 2011; 'Achtung Mode' - Fall 2013
Italy: 'D' - November 18 2006; 'Vogue' - August 2007
Japan: 'Numero' - March 2010; 'Vogue' - January 2012
Korea: 'Numero'- July 2009; 'W' - March 2012
Mexico: 'Vanidades' - January 2009; 'Vogue' - November 2011
Portugal: 'Vogue' - November 2006
Russia: 'Vogue Beauty'; 'Harper's Bazaar' - October 2007; 'Vogue' - June 2008; 'Glamour' - September 2009; 'Tatler' - February 2010; 'Elle' - March 2010; 'Vogue' - May 2011; 'Glamour' - September 2011; 'Vogue' - May 2012; 'Allure' - October 2012; 'Vogue' - December 2013
Spain: 'Vogue' - January 2012; 'Condé Nast Traveler' - April 2012; 'Vogue' - September 2012
Turkey: 'Vogue' - December 2010
Ukraine: 'Harper's Bazaar' - 2009

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Height: 180 cm (5'11")
Bust: 84 (33)
Waist: 60 (23.5)
Hips: 88 (34.5)
Hair Color: Blonde
Eye Color: Blue
Shoe Size: 39 (8)

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Maryna was discovered when she walked into an agency in Moscow.

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Maryna loves house music.

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Linchuk loves to visit New York.

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Maryna's favorite fashion designer is Gucci.

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Maryna is a Virgo.

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Maryna describes herself as a tomboy as a child.

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Maryna moved to Moscow after getting a modelling contract.

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Maryna has a younger brother Vladimir.

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Maryna began her career in Japan.

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Maryna is not married, but reportedly is dating an investment banker.

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Maryna has Russian ancestry.

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Maryna is known for her distinctive cheekbones and pout.

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Maryna is a dress size 4(US) or 34(EU).

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Maryna has taken some steps as an actress, and appeared in "Somewhere" (2010) as a vampire model.

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2017

Damaris Lewis, Brooklyn Bombshell


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Damaris Lewis (born 10 October 1990) is a local girl by fashion world standards. Born and bred near the heart of the modelling business, Damaris has parlayed her good looks and style into a top modelling career. Let's take a close look at this Brooklyn bombshell.

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Damaris grew up in Coney Island, Brooklyn and went to the famous "Fame" high school,  Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts. She was a dance major there.

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Damaris participated in a dance company at Chelsea Piers in Manhattan. Somebody spotted her there and suggested that she become a model.

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Damaris signed with Elite when she was a a sophomore in high school.

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Lewis quickly appeared in campaigns for the Victoria's Secret Pink line. Other brands included Black/Up, Clarins, Yves Saint Laurent and Tsumori Chisato.

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Damaris has branched out into several entertainment pursuits. For instance, she starred in the music video for Kanye West's single "Monster."

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Damaris also accompanied Prince on his 2012 Welcome 2 Australia Tour and Welcome to Chicago tour. She was both a dancer and his Muse.

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Damaris also hosted the Prince special "Prince! Behind the Symbol: Music Special."

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Nick Jonas picked Damaris to do a feature style interview video set.

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Lewis had a small appearance in "Limitless" (2011) with Bradley Cooper.

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Damaris also loves basketball. She was with Kate Upton when Kate did the famous "cat dance" at a Los Angeles Clippers game that went viral and shot Kate to stardom.

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Lewis contributed to the video that introduced the 2013 NBA All Star Game in Houston Texas.

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Damaris wrote a blog about her experiences touring with Prince and which featured interviews with NBA players.

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Many people know Damaris best from her three appearances in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue in 2009, 2010 and 2011.

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Damaris is on Twitter and Instagram.

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Lewis has her own web site.

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Damaris is a supporter of Project Sunshine. She holds an annual Project Sunshine Dance Camp.

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Damaris also helps out with the Madison Square Garden "Garden of Dreams" Foundation.

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Damaris has been building her acting resume. She has been in the television series "Black Actress" and "New Girl." She also appeared in "Limitless" (2011), "Listen Up Philip" (2014) and "The Rewrite" (2014) as Maya.

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Lewis is 5' 9" (1.75 m) and has naturally brown hair and eyes.

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"There's no other person like Prince. He is a musical genius, he is a factual genius. He is just a genius."

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2017

Saturday, January 23, 2016

Anouck Lepere, Flanders Favorite




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Anouck Lepere (born February 15 1979) is a top Belgian model who now has her own line of jewelry. Victoria's Secret fans know her from the 2001 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show. Anouck was most active as a model from 2000 - 2012, but remains a force in the industry whether on or off the runway. Let's get to know Anouck Lepère a little better.

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Anouck was born in the port of Antwerp, Flanders, Belgium. She grew up there and was a student there when some friends suggested that she consider modelling. It did not hurt that her friends, Dries van Noten and Olivier Theyskens, were top fashion designers.

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Anouck then made her debut in Paris in the Spring/Summer show for her friend van Noten.

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At that point, Anouck was set. She appeared in all the Paris shows for years afterwards.

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Lepere began nabbing her share of covers, too, mostly in Europe, but with a few in the Americas and Japan:

  • Belgium: 'L'Officiel' - April 2009; 'Elle' - September 2010
  • Croatia: 'Gloss' - March 2002
  • France: 'Playboy' - June 2008; 'L'Officiel' - March 2009
  • Italy: 'Marie Claire' - July 2000; 'Marie Claire' - September 2002; 'Marie Claire' - May & December 2003; 'Marie Claire' - May 2005; 'Marie Claire' - June 2006; 'Marie Claire (beauty supplement)' - May 2007; 'Flair' - October 2010; 'Elle' - November 2011
  • Japan: 'Vogue' - August 2001; 'Vogue' - February 2002
  • Mexico: 'Vogue' - May 2008; 'Harper's Bazaar' - August 2008
  • Netherlands: 'Elle' - September 2010
  • Russia: 'Elle' - November 2011
  • Spain: 'Marie Claire' - February 2006; 'Vogue (beauty supplement)' - February 2008; 'Telva' - October 2010; 'S Moda' - March 10 2012
  • UK: ’10 Magazine’ – June 2003
  • US: 'SOMA' - April 2000; 'Nylon' - February 2001


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Anouck has worked for all the top brands, including Christian Dior, Gucci and Givenchy.

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Lepere has been shot by the top fashion photographers, such as Mario Testino, Steven Meisel, Ines Van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin, among others.

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Anouck has her own website for her jewelry line, Anouck Lepere Jewelry, which does not appear to be active. Email them at info@anouck.com.

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Anouck represented Hugo Boss perfumes "Woman" and "Deep Red."

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Anouck lives in New York, New York now, where she has lived since 2000, but has residences elsewhere, too.

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“I must admit, I did think that eating as much as you want and then throwing it up seemed like a good solution. I quickly discovered how hard it is on your body. You can't do that long-term.”

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Anouck was the face of Bally, beginning in 2007, along with French model Vincent Lacrocq.

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Anouck was the face of Jimmy Choo beginning in 2008.

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Lepere became the face of Cesare Paciotti, photographed by Mario Sorrenti, in 2009.

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Anouck was dating Jefferson Hack for several years, beginning in 2005, but they broke up in 2011. Some say they were married.

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"I started walking in shows for Dries Van Noten and Olivier Theyskens when I was studying at the Academy of Antwerp. One day in Paris when I was 21 years old, the modeling agency IMG New York invited me to come to New York. That's when my career really kicked off."

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Anouck once mistook Ben Stiller for a hairdresser.

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Anouck started her jewelry line because she couldn't find fashionable earrings for her own unpierced ears. So, she designed stylish clip-on earrings. Anouck finally gave in and got her ears pierced in 2006.
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Anouck has a Twitter account, but she hasn't used it in some time. There is another Twitter account that purports to be her official account, but it is not verified.

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Anouk was a student at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Antwerp studying architecture when she became a model.

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Anouck's apartment in Antwerp is furnished in Danish midcentury design with antiques from around the world.

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Anouk's earrings have been worn by many high-profile celebrities, including Christina Ricci, Alicia Keys and Janet Jackson.

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Anouck is devoted to worthy causes, and promotes Kageno, which builds in Rwanda.

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“I’m jealous of people with natural social skills. In the beginning of my career, I mixed up so many names. You meet so many new people every day!"

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