Lakshmi Menon

Lakshmi Menon

Indian supermodel
Country: India

  1. Biography of Lakshmi Menon
  2. Education and Career
  3. Rise to Fame
  4. Current Success and Interests

Biography of Lakshmi Menon

Lakshmi Menon is an Indian supermodel who gained international recognition for her successful career in the fashion industry. Born in the state of Kerala, India, she later moved with her parents to the state of Karnataka in the south of the country. Growing up in a family with strong military traditions, Lakshmi developed a passion for literature and sociology.

Lakshmi Menon

Education and Career

Lakshmi holds a degree in experimental economics and sociology, as well as a bachelor's degree in the arts and a certification in journalism. After working in the administration of her district for several years, she decided to pursue her passion for writing. She started her own website where she published articles about southern India, its traditions, rituals, traditional food, yoga, and tourist attractions. Lakshmi also worked as a freelance writer, contributing articles to various websites and print publications. She gained popularity in India for her children's book, which became a bestseller.

Lakshmi Menon

Rise to Fame

Lakshmi's modeling career began relatively late by Western standards, at the age of 25. She was unaware of the profession until the Indian edition of Vogue magazine launched, and she was invited to pose for the cover of its first issue in September 2007. This opportunity marked a turning point in her career. Lakshmi started appearing in Western magazines, walking in fashion shows, and regularly featured in Vogue India. In early 2008, she replaced Daria Werbowy in campaigns for the fashion house "Hermès" and signed a contract with the "Ford Models" agency in New York. Later that year, she participated in Jean-Paul Gaultier's fashion show in Paris, where she showcased a collection of men's clothing. She also walked for Givenchy and made her debut at New York Fashion Week in September.

Current Success and Interests

In recent years, Lakshmi Menon has continued to climb the ranks of the world's top models. She has appeared in campaigns for brands such as H&M, Max Mary, and Givenchy. Currently, Lakshmi holds the 22nd position in the ranking of the world's best models. Outside of her modeling career, she enjoys traveling, practicing yoga, and studying Reiki, a Japanese healing technique.