THIS GIRL ZARA
Zara Martin is much more than a London 'it girl'. Always friendly, warm and fun she is very candid and open about her life as a Storm model, tv presenter, and in demand dj for all the hottest fashion events like Chanel, Versace and Fendi worldwide. She has been named as 'One to Watch' & a 'Style Icon in the Making' for her personal and funky style and designed a sell out pair of super cute Skinnydip headphones with Topshop. Her first jewellery collection was sold exclusively through Asos and Her collaboration with fashion house BodyAmr for Elephant Parade London, ‘BodyAmr & Zara Martin’ was worn by Kylie Minogue & Florence Welch.
Zara is an ambassador for charity Women for Women International, which provides the female survivors of war with the resources to move from crisis and poverty to stability and self-sufficiency.
Greatest Inspirations or Influences Zara?
Nothing can beat travelling and being able to experience different cultures, terrains, and flavours.....I hate being stagnant.
How did you get your start in modelling?
It was a side job when I was at University.
How would you describe your style?
Hair & Heels.
- It’s all about Alessandro Michele for Gucci right now isn’t it? I want everything!
- Also obsessed with Alessandra Rich, Alexandre Vauthier & Saint Laurent.
Fashion icons in your opinion?
Morticia Addams & Karl Lagerfeld. I respect their commitment to consistency.
What are some of the more interesting projects/collabs you have worked on so far?
I’ve collaborated with various amazing brands on their music programming, ASOS on a jewellery line, Khiel’s on festival skin care pack and my ongoing headphone collaboration with Skinnydip is pretty exciting - it’s available globally through Topshop, Urban Outfitters, & NastyGal.
What are some of the responsibilities that come along with being considered an " it girl" in London.
Ha! None that I’m aware of?
Whats a talent your most proud of?
My ability to eat all day.
DJing & lots of festivals over the summer… I would like to concentrate on my own brand of accessories, so let’s see.