Magdalena Frackowiak

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Magdalena Frąckowiak
Magdalena Frackowiak (cropped).jpg
Magdalena Frąckowiak at Paris Fashion Week Fall 2011
BornMagdalena Frąckowiak
(1984-10-08) 8 October 1984 (age 34)
Gdańsk, Poland
Modeling information
Height1.8 m (5 ft 11 in)
Hair colorLight brown
Eye colorHazel
Agency
  • DNA Model Management
    (New York)
  • Elite Model Management (Paris)
  • d'management group (Milan)
  • Models 1 (London)
  • View Management (Barcelona)
  • UNIQUE DENMARK (Copenhagen)
  • Modelink (Gothenburg)
  • Model Management (Hamburg)
  • Munich Models (Munich)
  • MP Stockholm (Stockholm)
  • Donna Models (Tokyo)
  • Model Plus (Warsaw)[1]

Magdalena Frąckowiak (Polish: [frɔ̃nt͡sˈkɔviak]; born 8 October 1984)[2] is a Polish model and jewellery designer[3] who began appearing on international runways in 2006.

Early life[edit]

Born in Gdańsk, Poland, Frąckowiak was sixteen, when her mother Danuta, sent her pictures to a Warsaw agency's modeling contest, which she won.[4] Her first paid assignment was for Machina magazine. Frąckowiak resided in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada when she moved from Poland.

Career[edit]

Frąckowiak featured prominently in the 2008 Ralph Lauren, Alessandro Dell'Acqua, and Oscar de la Renta print campaigns,[5] and she has been on the cover of Italian, German, Japanese, and Russian Vogue and French Revue de Modes[6] Vogue Paris declared her one of the top 30 models of the 2000s.[7]

Frąckowiak walked the 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 Victoria's Secret Fashion Shows,[8][9] and has a starring role in the Lagerfeld-directed video for the brand Hogan, alongside Baptiste Giabiconi and Sebastien Jondeau, which hit stores at the end of January 2011.[10]

She has walked for many top runways including Shiatzy Chen, Elie Saab, Miu Miu, Chanel, Gianfranco Ferré, Hakaan, John Galliano, Viktor & Rolf, Christian Dior, Lanvin, Balmain, Roberto Cavalli, Dolce & Gabbana, Emilio Pucci, Fendi, Prada, Givenchy, Versace, Etro, D&G, Ralph Lauren, Oscar de la Renta, Alexander Wang, Louis Vuitton, Giorgio Armani, Jean Paul Gaultier, Hermès, Chloé, Karl Lagerfeld, Balenciaga, MaxMara, Blumarine, & Paco Rabanne.

Frąckowiak is also featured in the 2011 Pirelli Calendar photographed by Karl Lagerfeld.

In mid-2015, she launched her own jewellery brand Magdalena Frąckowiak Jewelry. In March 2018, she announced a new YouTube channel, "Magdalena the Queen".

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://models.com/models/magdalena-frackowiak
  2. ^ Magdalena Frackowiak on The Fashion Model Directory
  3. ^ http://m.en.vogue.fr/jewelry/profile/diaporama/magdalena-frackowiak-unveils-her-first-jewelry-collection/20928
  4. ^ https://www.savoirflair.com/fashion/348128/magdalena-frackowiak-interview-jewelry-collection
  5. ^ Magdalena Frackowiak – Model Profile
  6. ^ Frenchrevue.com Covers
  7. ^ Les 30 Mannequins des Années 2000 Retrieved 2010-01-20
  8. ^ "Nervous? Just Imagine The Audience In Their Underwear". Style.com. Retrieved 2010-11-17.
  9. ^ "Victoria's Secret Show 2010 and 2012". MODELS.com. Retrieved 2010-11-17.
  10. ^ "Hogan's Hero". Style.com.

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