Australia's Next IT Model: Abbey Lee Kershaw

marie claire

She was discovered only five years ago, yet Abbey Lee Kershaw is already being hailed Australia's next big supermodel.



The platinum blonde walked the runway recently in a number of couture shows including Chanel, where she reportedly earned $100,000 for just two laps of the catwalk.

Click here to see a gallery of Abbey Lee's top catwalk moments.

In addition, New York fashion magazine V called Kershaw "the biggest fashion export from Down Under since Elle Macpherson joined the ranks of Cindy Crawford, Claudia Schiffer, Kate Moss, Naomi Campbell and Christy Turlington". Not bad for a small town girl who a few years ago "didn't even know modelling was a job".

Click here to see a gallery of Abbey Lee's top catwalk moments.