We bet you’ve drooled over their perfect 10 bodies and flawless faces every time they’ve walked the runway over the years at Lakmé Fashion Week. But there’s more to these models than their demeanor. Wondering what lies behind your runway favourites? Here’s some trivia on the one’s you will see on the ramp this time season...

parvathy first runner up miss world 2008

Who: Parvathy Omanakuttan

BB Trivia: Parvathy is a known face in the fashion world. After all, she was the first runner-up at Miss World 2008. She took to acting shortly after that and is one of the coveted actors in Tollywood. Since modelling remains her first love, the girl makes it a point to juggle between movies and modelling.

radhika nair berlin fashion week 2014

Who: Radhika Nair

BB Trivia: She was discovered while she was in college by ace photographer Prasad Bidappa shortly after which she moved to the city of dreams. Radhika’s big break was when she went to Berlin to walk for the Mercedes Benz Berlin Fashion Week in 2014. If you hadn’t seen her on the runway, she admits that she would’ve taken up copywriting because of her love for writing!

dayana erappa at femina miss india

Who: Dayana Erappa

BB Trivia: One of the most popular contestants at Femina Miss India (2011), Dayana Erappa had dreams of becoming an IPS officer until she landed modeling offers. Standing tall at 5’10, the girl is deeply inspired by supermodel Gisele Bundchen whom she looks up to.

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Who: Archana Akhil Kumar

BB Trivia: A familiar face on the ramp, Archana Akhil Kumar won a contract with Elite Paris for about three years not too long ago. However, the girl’s been a regular on the Indian runways and was also selected as Tarun Tahiliani’s ‘Face of The Year’ back in 2013. Little wonder then that she’s one of the most coveted models today.

smita lasrado beauty peagnant lakme fashion week

Who: Smita Lasrado

BB Trivia: If her hilarious Instagram videos haven’t impressed you already, here’s the fashion trivia you need to know. Turns out, this girl needed to get popular in the other part of the world to get noticed in her own country. Her first big break came knocking when she got signed on for Paris Fashion Week and walked for designer Vivienne Westwood—a show that was the turning point in her career. In 2007, she walked the runway for Dior in Zurich and was soon flooded with modeling assignments including ones in India.

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