“I look for someone who I enjoy spending time with,” he says. RELATED: How Do Ice Dancing and Figure Skating Differ?
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She nonetheless continued following her dream to model. I was like a bulldog, hanging on by my teeth." Mc Menamy's modeling career mainly spanned the years 1985 to 1998, when she worked for many of the world's top designers and international fashion houses, such as Versace, Giorgio Armani, Valentino, Todd Oldham, Christian Dior, Sonia Rykiel, Dolce & Gabbana, Jean Paul Gaultier, Gianfranco Ferré, Lanvin, Isaac Mizrahi, Yohji Yamamoto, Thierry Mugler, Comme des Garçons, Chloé, and Moschino.
It was the only thing I wanted to do and I wanted it so badly.
During the early stage of her modeling career, Mc Menamy met two of the men who would become instrumental in her success as a model: photographer Peter Lindbergh, with whom she worked extensively, and Chanel head designer Karl Lagerfeld, to whom she became a muse.