Editorial, Model, Vogue

Raquel is No 1 !


Photos: Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin 
Vogue Paris  “Fur Play” 
Model: Raquel Zimmermann
Stylist: Emmanuelle Alt. 

Nationality: Brazilian
Birth Date: May 6, 1983
Lives now: NYC
Status: No. 1 at models.com
Known for: body and legs
Agencies: DNA, Viva, Why Not
Muse for: David Sims and Karl Lagerfeld
 1995
  • Joins a modeling school
  • Moves to Japan
 
1999
  • Debuts at the spring Chanel and Valentino shows in Paris
 
2000
  • Featured on the cover of French Vogue
 
2001
  • Signs contract with Christian Dior cosmetics
  • Appears on the cover of French Elle
 
2002
  • Appears on the cover of Italian Vogue, photographed by Steven Meisel
  • Walks in the annual Victoria’s Secret fashion show
  • Appears on cover of L’Officiel
 
2004
  • Steven Meisel photographs Zimmermann for Escada alongside other top models
  • Appears on cover of Italian Marie Claire
 
2005
  • Commands $10,000 per runway show
  • Craig McDean photographs Zimmermann alongside Doutzen Kroes for Gucci
  • Becomes the face of Hermès
  • Appears on cover of Japanese Harper’s Bazaar
  • Walks in the annual Victoria’s Secret fashion show
 
2006
  • Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott photographs Zimmermann for Louis Vuitton
  • Becomes the face of MaxMara
  • Steven Meisel photographs Zimmermann for Dolce & Gabbana
  • Returns as the face of Escada
  • Walks the spring Versace show in Milan and is interviewed backstage
  • Opens the spring Viktor & Rolf show in Paris
  • Featured on the cover of Numéro
  • Face of Viktor & Rolf line with H&M
  • Walks in the annual Victoria’s Secret fashion show
 
2007
  • Karl Lagerfeld photographs Zimmermann for Chanel eyewear
  • Signs contract with Fendi, replacing Angela Lindvall
  • Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin photographs Zimmermann for Chloé alongside Anja Rubik and Trish Goff
  • Opens the fall Gucci and Fendi shows in Milan
  • Walks in the fall Karl Lagerfeld show in Paris and is interviewed backstage by Fashion TV
  • Featured on the cover of Vogue as one of the world’s next top supermodels, photographed by Steven Meisel
  • Steven Meisel photographs Zimmermann alongside Hilary Rhoda and Caroline Trentini for DSquared2
  • Signs fragrance contract as a face of Gucci by Gucci with Natasha Poly and Freja Beha
  • Films the Gucci by Gucci fragrance commercial in Paris, directed by the famed David Lynch
  • Becomes the face of Fendi’s new fragrance Palazzo
  • Opens the spring Rodarte, Proenza Schouler, Alessandro Dell’Acqua, and Karl Lagerfeld shows in New York, Milan, and Paris
  • Closes the spring Gucci, Alexander McQueen, and Karl Lagerfeld shows in Milan and Paris
  • Appears in Vogue editorial, photographed by David Sims
  • Named Vogue‘s Best Dressed of the Week in a red Threeasfour dress
  • Appears on the cover of V
  • Appears in W editorial in Gareth Pugh’s rat-infested coat, photographed by Craig McDean
  • Ranks #1 on Models.com, taking over Gemma Ward
 
2008
  • Renews contract with Fendi
  • Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin photographs Zimmermann for Valentino
  • Appears in Vogue editorial alongside good friend Caroline Trentini
  • Appears in V editorial titled “Blonde Ambition”, channeling various iconic blonds
  • Closes the fall Oscar de la Renta and Chanel shows in New York and Paris
  • Opens the fall Stella McCartney show in Paris
  • Appears on the cover of i-D
  • Appears in editorials for Vogue, V, and W
  • Karl Lagerfeld photographs Zimmermann for the Fendi fall ad campaign at Madison Square Park
  • Appears in two editorials for Vogue
  • French Vogue features Zimmermann as a top model
  • Models.com features Zimmermann as a “sexpot” that continues to dominate runways and campaigns
  • Appears in editorials for French Vogue and Vogue
  • Appears on the cover of Japanese Vogue, photographed by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin
  • Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin photographs Zimmermann for Roberto Cavalli
  • Appears in editorials for Vogue, photographed by Patrick Demarchelier and French Vogue, photographed by Mario Testino
  • Appears on the cover of Chinese Vogue
  • Ends Olga Sherer’s one-year run as the face of Lanvin, with Liya Kebede
  • Opens the fall Alexander Wang and Zac Posen shows in New York
  • Closes the fall PHI, Zac Posen, Christopher Kane, and Stella McCartney shows in New York, London, and Paris
  • Featured on the cover of Russian Vogue, photographed by Terry Tsiolis
  • Appears in editorials for Interview and French Vogue
  • Appears in editorials for V, Vogue, and French Vogue
  • Featured on the cover of Japanese Vogue, photographed by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin
  • Appears in editorials for Interview and Vogue
 
2009
  • Becomes the sole face of Oscar de la Renta and Marc Jacobs
  • Vogue features Zimmermann as one of the ten best-dressed women
  • Opens the fall Alessandro Dell’Acqua, Pollini, and Hermès shows in Milan and Paris
  • Closes the fall Michael Kors, Narciso Rodriguez, Pucci, Loewe, Rick Owens, Stella McCartney, and Valentino shows in New York, Milan, and Paris
  • Featured on the cover of Brazilian Elle
  • Appears in editorials for French Vogue and V
  • Featured on the cover of Vogue, photographed by Steven Meisel
  • Appears in Japanese Vogue editorial, photographed by Mert Alas and Marcus Piggot
  • Appears in editorials for Vogue and French Vogue
  • Signs fragrance contract with Viktor & Rolf Eau Mega
  • Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott photographs Zimmermann for Giorgio Armani
  • Appears in French Vogue editorial, channeling Blondie, photographed by Alasdair McLellan
  • Featured on the cover of Brazilian Vogue, photographed by Henrique Gendre
  • Appears in editorials for French Vogue, W, and Vogue
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14 thoughts on “Raquel is No 1 !

  1. wow, not many people can pull off fur clothings and she surely can! even i do not dare to don fur clothings, heh. but thanks for the editorial, juliet! xx

  2. With images like these, there's no surprise in knowing that she commands $10K per show. She knows how to WORK.And I'm following your blog. I really like they way you present each post!

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