Supermodel Lakshmi Menon was photographed for cover and editorial of her homeland Vogue edition by fashion photographer Jean-Francois Campos, in accompanying editorial Saffron Days, Menon was joined by newcomers Preeti Dhata and Miriam Ilorah.(Images Luxx@ TFS)
Bangalore, Karnataka, India) is an Indian model. She took up modelling to earn money while studying for a degree in sociology at the Bangalore University. After modelling in India for several years, she began her international career in 2006. A show for Jean Paul Gaultier was followed by work on the Hermès catwalk and campaigns for Hermès, Max Mara, Givenchy, H&M, J Crew, Bergdorf Goodman, Bloomingdales, Neiman Marcus, and Nordstrom..
Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, V Magazine, Dazed & Confused, Indian Elle, and Allure. She won the “This year’s Model” crown awarded by Vogue for 2008. She was also in the Top 10 Newcomers by Style.com and on the cover of Elle the same year.
Daily Mail included Menon as "Hot" and predicted that she would attain supermodel status. Indian photographer Prabuddha Dasgupta says of Menon that “She’s dusky, flawless and the true face of beauty. She’s worked with Jean Paul Gaultier, Hermes, Chanel -- and is the face of the future.” Vogue said in 2008 that she was "quite the embodiment of Givenchy's new-season style".
Editorial: Saffron Days
Models: Lakshmi Menon, Preeti Dhata and Miriam Ilorah
Photography by Jean-Francois Campos