(biography, photos, videos) Natalia Polevshchikova
Natasha Poly biography
She has graced the cover of eleven editions of Vogue magazine, and it is only in Russian version. She worked with many global brands and is among the TOP most sought-after models. Natalia Polevshikova that was born and raised in Perm, known to the whole world of fashion.
She was born July 12, 1985 in the family of a police officer and engineer. Her childhood was the same as millions of Russian schoolchildren: education, family picnics, skiing in the winter. In the closet Natalia was a few things, because the special income the parents had.
Like any girl, she looked at pictures of Actresses and models in fashion magazines and dreamed to be like them. In 15 years, Natalia went to a local model Agency Grace Models. Then its Director Elena Toropova once suggested promising the girl to participate in a New Model Today – this competition is conducted by the Agency is Why Not Milan. Natasha listened to her advice and went to Moscow. At the competition she took second place, losing to Ksenia stone, but that was not the focus – Polevshikova noticed the scouts, and soon she has already offered the first contracts.
In parallel with the screenings and filming Natalia was in high school. At 18 she received a high school diploma.
Immediately after school, Natalie signed a contract with the Agency from new York Women Management. It was a young company, which for several years has become one of the most influential and opened representative offices in the capitals of France and Italy. The girl worked in the Italian branch, which was engaged in its promotion. As a professional model she made her debut on the fashion shows Emanuel Ungaro and Yohji Yamamoto in 2004: the show went smoothly.
In the same year she participated in the fashion show presenting the collection of Anne Valerie Ash. Fragile, long-haired Natalia Polevshchikova appeared on the catwalk of a romantic, but in her appearance was boyish ingenuousness. However, she had to change the name to the more sonorous and easy to remember by Europeans – it was Natasha Field.
In 2005, the number of screenings with the participation of models has increased several times. She collaborated with Yves Saint Laurent, Barbara Bui, Ann Demelmeyster, advertised brand Alberta Ferretti. Shooting for advertisement of the brand Alberta Ferretti became a landmark for Natasha, because they took it to another professional level: she’s out of hundreds of newcomers became a famous model. Soon Natasha Field already collaborated with brands Louis Vuitton, Jimmy Choo and others.
Her reputation has only strengthened after invitations to fashion shows from Victoria’s Secret (such an invitation for the models is the recognition of their talent and star status). Natasha Field, did not suspect that the show 2005 will be his test of aptitude. She walked down the runway in a 15-centimeter stiletto heels, paused for a moment and lost his Shoe — it was impossible to stop, to limp, too. Natasha continued to defile with one bare foot. The audience and the designers noted that the model adequately came out.
In 2006-2009, Natasha Poly has participated in many fashion shows, collections Versace, Chanel and other world brands. Then this list was supplemented with the brands of Gucci, Louis Vuitton, Lanvin. Natasha often received offers from the trendy gloss. She posed for covers of magazines like Vogue, ELLE, and Glamour. Increased the number of proposals has grown and the popularity of the model. In 2011, Karl Lagerfeld invited her to shoot the Pirelli calendar. And soon authoritative publications have called her an «icon of industry» and included in the most popular TOP models. Natasha Field for such popularity and recognition was achieved only one Russian model Natalia Vodianova.
Natasha Poly – from the category of supermodels, whose name was not tarnished by scandals, multiple relationships, divorces. In 2003, she met with Peter Bakker, began a romantic relationship. Five years Natasha and businessman from the Netherlands met, and in 2008 officially announced their engagement. 16 APR 2011 they celebrated the wedding. The celebration took place in Saint-Tropez, on one of the best resorts of France.
In September 2013, Natasha Poly gave birth to a daughter, a girl named Alexandra Cristina. Now the happy family lives in an apartment in new York.