Fresh born Ivane was destined for success, booking her first job for one of the most famous department stores in England, Harrods! Since then she’s worked with high fashion labels such as Yves Saint Laurent, Givenchy, Christopher Kane and Balenciaga. Ivane is on the fast track to model stardom. We think Ivane is someone with a bright future ahead of her, thats why we selected her for this week’s Models Of London.
Name: Ivane G / Age: 23 / Birthplace: Nancy (France) / Agency: Profile Model Management / Ivane wears dress by American Apparel
How were you discovered: A french photographer contacted me as he was coming to London and wanted to shoot with me. Then a friend told me I should go and see agencies with her. I got signed with a small agency then travelled to Spain with Uno. When I got back a friend hairdresser talked to Christophe (from Profile Models) who called me a couple of days after and signed me.
What has been the highlight of your carrier so far:I have been to Germany to work for Adidas. We did a video and a huge show there. I also go to Paris with Matches to shoot the new Saint Laurent collection. I did some showrooms for Vivienne Westwood. I also worked with Coco Rocha during fashion week and Kate Moss for a George Michael video, they are both amazing. Not sure which one I preferred!
Whats your dream booking: I would love to work for Elle or Vogue !
Who’s your favourite fashion icon: Alexa Chung, I love her style and she looks like she would be a laugh.
What item of clothing could you not live without: High waisted levi’s shorts – You can wear them with anything!
How do you keep fit: I like running by the canal and lift some weight sometimes.
Whats you favourite food: I love food! I am French so I eat a lot of bread. Even better with cheese and red wine
What do you do for fun: I love going out with my friends in East London, going for a walk by the canal and baking. I do some bar job sometimes as well, I love it.
Whats the best thing about being you: I get to wear amazing expensive clothes and get paid for it.
If you were an animal what would you be: A cheetah!