Eva Herzigova For Net-A-Porter

Ph: Mario Testino - Eva Herzigova in "The Butcher" 1997.

Ph: Mario Testino - Eva Herzigova in "The Butcher" 1997.

Czech supermodel, Eva Herzigova, talks to Net-A-Porter about working well into her forties, family, privacy, and how she went from pin-up girl to booking high-profile editorials and stomping the runway for Prada:

"As she recounts in the early days, she never really fitted in and was pigeonholed, due to her glamor-girl looks. The star (and body) of the 1994 iconic, headline-hitting “Hello Boys” Wonderbra campaign . . . She could have dined out on that image for another 10 years. Instead, she dyed her blond locks brunette – much to the chagrin of her model agency – and in 1997 shot an editorial for cult British magazine The Face, with Mario Testino and Carine Roitfeld, called 'The Butcher'. 'For me, that shoot was a slap in the face to those who put me in the pin-up box. That was my jump from commercial to editorial.'"

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