Amanda Laine Is London Fashion Week’s Top Model

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London Fashion Week had a great mix of old and new models on the runways last week. Christopher Kane and Giles Deacon brought out the highly coveted Lara Stone to open their shows, while Raquel Zimmermann and Christina Kruse closed, respectively. Agyness Deyn opened and closed best friend Henry Holland's House of Holland collection, to no one's surprise. At PPQ, Ekaterina Kiseleva opened with a distracting huge pink bow tied around her head — and still managed to look stunning. And let's not forget the one and only Naomi closing out Issa alongside Jourdan Dunn. But the undeniable winner for London is rising star Amanda Laine. Last season we anointed her the winner of Paris Fashion Week when she became a favorite at Miu Miu, Louis Vuitton, and Alexander McQueen. Now, London's designers clamored to book her: She opened for the girlie and geeky Luella show, looked super androgynous at Paul Smith, and walked in a handful of others. And with Milan and Paris around the corner, we just know we'll be seeing a lot more of her.

SHOW OPENER CLOSER
Amanda Wakeley Taryn Davidson Taryn Davidson
Ann-Sofie Back Alina Selyaeva Unknown
Aquascutum Christina Kruse Alek Wek
Armand Basi Katrin Thormann Sara Blomqvist
Basso & Brooke Vlada Roslyakova Unknown
Betty Jackson Unknown Egle Tvirbutaite
Christopher Kane Lara Stone Raquel Zimmermann
Emma Cook Heloise Guerin Egle Tvirbutaite
Giles Deacon Lara Stone Christina Kruse
House of Holland Agyness Deyn Agyness Deyn
Issa Anja Rubik Naomi Campbell and Jourdan Dunn
Jaeger London Katrin Thormann Katrin Thormann
Jasper Conran Unknown Alek Wek
Julien Macdonald Magdalena Frackowiak Lily Donaldson
Louise Goldin Ali Michael Ksenia Kakhnovich
Luella Amanda Laine Masha Tyelna
Nathan Jenden Chanel Iman Chanel Iman
Nicole Farhi Vlada Roslyakova Karmen Pedaru
Ossie Clark Charlotte Hoyer Jourdan Dunn
Paul Smith Amanda Laine Olga Sherer
Peter Jensen Sara Blomqvist Laura Blokhina
PPQ Ekaterina Kiseleva Angelika Kocheva
Temperley Alyona Osmanova Karmen Pedaru
Vivienne Westwood Red Label Jourdan Dunn Jourdan Dunn