- Date of Birth:
- December 20, 1983
- 5' 10"
Lara Stone (born Lara Catherina Stone in Geldrop, the Netherlands on Dec. 20, 1983) is a Dutch model. She entered the modeling world at age 12 after being discovered in the Paris metro. Her big modeling break came in 2006 when she signed with IMG Models, and she quickly made her way onto the catwalks around the globe. Lara opened shows for top designers such as Marc Jacobs, Chanel, and Stella McCartney. She has also modeled for campaigns including CK and H&M, and Calvin Klein. She won the British Fashion Award’s Model of the Year in 2010, and was ranked #1 on Models.com’s “Top 50 Models” list from 2010-2012. Also in 2012, she placed at number eight on the Forbes top-earning model list.
Best Known For:
Lara is best known for her exclusive deal with Calvin Klein Inc., where in 2010, she became the face of the three Calvin Klein brands, which was the first time in years the fashion house chose just one model for the three brands.
Lara met her husband, British comedian David Walliams in 2009 at a Chelsea football match. They tied the knot in January 2010. In May 2013, Lara gave birth to a baby boy, Alfred Walliams.