There is definitely more to that beautiful face and delicate body –Kori Richardson loves to have fun whenever she can.
The beautiful Kori Richardson exudes an extraordinary charm that has wowed the fashion world and her fans. She started her career as a model in 2004 at the age of 15 when she signed a contract with Giovanni Management in her hometown Toronto, Canada. She also signed with Vision Management, New York that year.
By September that same year, Kori Richardson is featured in models.com as a rising star because of her pristine, flawless skin and her piercing blue eyes. She laid low for two years after that and then by 2006, Miss Richardson made a career move by moving from her mother agency to Elmer Olsen Models and by 2007 she leaves Vision Management, New York and signs a contract with IMG Development.
The tantalizing Kori Richardson is given her much awaited debut after that when she walked at the resort show for Gucci in New York City –her first runway project.
By July 3 of 2007 she walks for Calvin Klein in New York and was later promoted to IMG Women courtesy of IMG.
Miss Richardson’s schedule started to be more hectic by that time because she has already somehow established herself even if she was still a rookie in the field.
On that same year, she landed on the fall cover for French Revue de Modes and by September she debuts for the spring collection of Jil Sander as an exclusive during the Milan Fashion Week.
By October of 2007, she was walking the runway for the spring collection of Balenciaga, Chanel, Yves Saint Laurent, and Alexander McQueen in Paris, France.
Featured as one of the top ten newcomers in 2007 by Models.com, Richardson is also featured as a rising star for spring of ’08 in Style.com. Other magazines and websites included the beautiful Miss Richardson in their lists of faces to watch for the year 2008.
By 2008, Kori Richardson walks for Chanel, Givenchy, and Elie Saab for their spring couture shows in France. A month later, Miss Richardson opened the fall show for Amanda Wakeley in the city of London.
She walks the ramps by opening and closing the show Vanessa Bruno’s fall collection in Paris a few days later. By March, the doe-eyed beauty appears in an editorial for i-D and was photographed by talented photographer Daniel Jackson. In that same year, she appears in yet another editorial, this time for Another Magazine’s spring issue; she was photographed again by Mr. Jackson.
By April, Kori graces the editorial of Muse magazine and later walks the fall of Christian Dior, Givenchy, Chanel, Valentino, and Anne Valerie Hash couture shows. A few weeks later she immediately flies to Rome to do the resort Gucci show. By September, she graces the cover of Dazed & Confused together with other models from her mother agency. The group was photographed by Mr. Will Davidson.
Dressed in a delicious Dolce & Gabbana outfit, Miss Richardson graces the editorial of Vogue Italy. Her schedule goes on and on though when she had to fly to London to open the spring collection of Roksanda Ilincic. The young lady also walks for Chanel, Miu Miu, Yves Saint Laurent, Jil Sander and Lanvin.
A month later, Richardson appears in the editorial of Numero. She was photographed by Mauro Mongiello and Sofia Sanchez.
In January of 2009, Kor Richardson starts the year by walking for Christian Dior, Elie Saab and Chanel for their spring couture shows in Paris. By February, Richardson decides to skip fashion week because of fatigue.
She came back in May with a vengeance and returned to the runway by walking for the Chanel show in Venice.
By July, Kori walks for the fall Christian Lacroix, Armani Prive, Elie Saab and Chanel couture shows in the fashion world’s mecca –Paris.
More About Kori
This drowsy eyed beauty is a real stunner with or without make-up. She evokes Greta Garbo –an aristocratic beauty and ultimate star in the 1930s, in her black and white photos for the September 2008 issue of Vogue Italia. The editorial was shot by Paolo Roversi.
She is described as a pro in the runway even if she is still relatively a rookie in the fashion scene. Proving more of the anticipated success of the beauty is that she was signed in as one of Topshop’s models along with Amanda Laine, Karlie Kloss, and Jourdan Dunn.
Being a fun person, Kori says her most outrageous photo shoot ever is when she had to wear “latex shorts, a scuba suit, a tutu from the national ballet, and a motorcycle helmet –all at once.” Even though some people say Kori Richardson is boring, she actually isn’t. She is described as very nice and fun to be with by her friends.
Miss Richardson is friends with Taryn Davidson –another Canadian export who is famous for her smile and her lips. Kori is also good friends with Brazilian model Marcelle Bittar de Almeida more popularly known as Marcelle Bittar and Dutch model Cato van Ee. The doe-eyed beauty is also friends with Polish newcomer Ania Trublaska who is known for her beautiful long legs.
Judging from her friends of different nationalities, Kori Richardson sure can get along with everybody. She is also friends with American model Courtney Smerski, Estonian rising star Karmen Pedaru, Norwegian newcomer Malin Ones who is known for her beautiful eyes and Russian models Irina Kulikova and Ksenia Kakhnovich.
Kori Richardson is one of the most sought after models of today and she sure will reign in the next fashion seasons.