Anabela Belikova is a Belarusian fashion model. She is known for her close friendship with, fellow IMG model Irina Kulikova. Anabela Belikova was born on January 7, 1990, in Brest, Belarus. Up to 2007, she lived a really modest life as every other common Belarusian woman at that age. But, things changed for her in 2007 when she signed a modeling contract with IMG Development. Since then she has had modeling collaborations with some of the biggest fashion brands worldwide. She was often photographed together with her close friend, Irina Kulikov, who was a model for IMG Development as well. Thanks to her unique appeal, her glamourous, grey eyes, and her blonde hair she has landed a collection of jobs.
In this article, we are sharing with you some of the most interesting details of Anabela Belikova’s life. Also, we are letting you enjoy the gallery below, presenting her collaboration with one of the biggest names in the fashion world, Versace. We are sure that you will enjoy both the gallery and Versace’s designs, as well as the spicy details of Anabela Belikova’s personal and career life.
Anabela Belikova was born in Brest, Belarus on January 7, 1990. She is one of the most successful models in the world. Also, she is one of the richest models who was ever born in Belarus.
Early Modeling Career
Her modeling career started at the age of 15 when her mother took Anabela Belikova to her first-ever casting event. After that, she spends two weeks in Japan pursuing her passion for modeling. Two years later, in 2007, she was approached by IMG Development and later she signed a contract with them. Anabela Belikova made her career debut as an exclusive during the fall Prada show in Milan.
2007 was a really successful year for her modeling career. She appeared in two editorials for W magazine and was also featured by V magazine as one of the top models of fall 2007. Ana Belikova moved from IMG Development to the Women’s Board agency. After the transfer, she became the face of Nina Ricci. Then she was photographed for Nina Ricci’s campaign by the fashion world’s famous photographer Annie Leibovitz.
Ana Belikova was popular for her runway walk. Her popularity increased dizzy when she closed the spring BDBG Max Azria show in New York and opened the spring Aquascutum show in London. A year later, in 2008, she became the face of Vera Wang. She then modeled for Blumarine’s pre-fall advertising campaign. Also, she has appeared in editorials for Japanese Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, and Italia Vogue.
Anabela Belikova is one of the most famous models worldwide. She has been the face of many other top fashion brands along with the previously mentioned ones. Some of them are Balenciaga, Jill Stuart cosmetics, M by Missoni, Versace, and Philosophy di Alberta Ferretti. She is the favorite model of designer Miuccia Prada, so it is not a surprise that she frequently appears in Prada and Miu Miu fashion shows. Ana Belikova has also appeared on the runways for many other notable fashion houses such as Dior, Lanvin, Gucci, Balmain, Jil Sander, and Givenchy.
The later career years
In the later years of her career, Anabela Belikova kicked off 2009 by modeling for the Hill Stuart ad campaign. She returned as the face of Balenciaga in the spring, of 2009. She also became one of the faces of Philosophy di Alberta Ferretti. Then, she signed a contract with Silent Models and was featured on the cover of Russian Vogue as well as an editorial for Numero magazine.
Anabela Belikova made her top career accomplishments as a model for the H&M summer advertising campaign, and the fall Armani Prive and Valentino couture shows in Paris. She also closed the Jill Stuart and Balmain shows in both Paris and New York.
More of her top accomplishments include modeling for the H&M summer advertising campaign, the fall Armani Privé, and Valentino couture shows in Paris, and closing the spring Jill Stuart and Balmain shows in both Paris and New York.
Some spicy Q&A with Anabela Belikova
Here we are sharing with you some spicy questions and answers to meet Anabela Belikova that she answered for Vogue magazine. We are sure you will enjoy them.
Q: How do you say hello to where you are from?
Q: What is your coffee order?
A: I don’t like coffee, I prefer green tea.
Q: What are the three items that you ALWAYS keep in your purse?
A: Money and my phone… somehow everything else goes in my pockets.
Q: How were you discovered?
A: When I was fifteen, my mother took me to a casting, and after that, I ended up in Japan for two weeks. I loved it, so I just kept going with it.
Q: What is your most memorable modeling moment?
A: The sheer craziness of this industry tends to ensure that each and every moment is memorable in its own way. Each shoot is something new and unexpected.
Q: what is your most embarrassing modeling moment?
A: Once, I was being interviewed backstage before a show and the interviewer was asking me about falling on the runway. . . I never had, but of course, you can guess what happened five minutes after I walked out onto the runway. It was pretty embarrassing picking myself up from that one.