With New York Fashion Week coming to a close, it seems fitting to list our favorite models in the industry.  These girls are the muses behind top designers, the faces of all the best ad campaigns, and without them Fashion Week would not be possible.

naomi campbell

Any list concerning models is not complete without Naomi Campbell, so let’s start with her.  She is still looking as gorgeous as she did in the 90s and has been helping so many causes through fashion such as the disaster in Haiti.  She also walked in the record breaking Fashion’s Night Out show, which was the largest fashion show ever! Click to see the rest of our picks!


Lara Stone and her gapped toothed smile are captivating the industry and breaking the traditional standard of beauty.  Despite the fact that she isn’t stick thin, she manages to book major editorial campaigns with heavyweight designers like Calvin Klein, Giorgio Armani, Prada, and Lo uis Vuitton.

lara stone


Sasha Pivovarova is muse to design house Miuccia Prada and is a runway/editorial staple.  Sasha has unusual features that make her a rare beauty.

sasha pivovarova


Chanel Iman, one of the newest Victoria’s Secret Angels is a major fashion force.  Known for her charismatic smile, this model also has musical ambitions.


Karlie Kloss, like Chanel, is pretty new school but has tremendous editorials and runway shows under her belt.  Karlie is a Vogue regular whether it’s American Vogue, Vogue Turkey, Vogue China, British Vogue etc.

karlie kloss


Tao Okamoto can be seen in the new Gap campaign, various editions of Vogue, and the S/S 2010 Zac Posen campaign.

tao okamoto


Daria Werbowy is the go-to girl for any and everything fashion. She is incredibly versatile and currently holds the record for opening and closing the most shows in one season.

daria werbowy


Joan Smalls is one of the freshest faces that surfaced this season.  This Puerto Rican beauty landed the Givenchy F/W 2010 campaign and numerous Vogue editorials.

joan smalls


Lakshmi Menon is one of the few Indian faces in the modeling industry.  Her unique look is surely not the only reason why she nabs so many covers.

lakshmi menon


Natasha Poly is known for her signature strut and ability to transform her facial expressions into works of magic.   Her killer body and signature poses make her the epitome of what a model should be.

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