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Rest In Peace Alexander McQueen

By thedariafiles · February 11, 2010 · 0 Comments ·

If you've heard the news of Alexander McQueens passing then I am sure you are as shocked as I am. British designer Alexander McQueen passed away early this morning and left behind a legacy of great design.

I wouldn't feel right not writing something about this, so may this little post be a tribute of sorts to McQueen's genius. Alexander McQueen was one of the main designers that propelled my interest in fashion and design. His collections were ones of great romance and imagination and played out to the fullest. McQueen was poised for even greater success and his new show was the one I was most anxiously awaiting this fall season. May McQueen rest in peace and truly be happy wherever he is. He was an immense talent gone too soon.

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Tagged with: Daria Werbowy, Alexander McQueen

Say Cheese With Daria ...

By thedariafiles · August 19, 2009 · 0 Comments ·

Fashion's Night Out is an annual event in its second year, where models, designers, photographers and the big guns of the fashion world team up to "promote retail, restore consumer confidence, and celebrate fashion". Which basically means its a huge shopping event where people spend, spend, spend.
If you happen to be in New York on September 10th, then you have the chance to meet Daria in Vogue's Sunglass Hut - "a fun interactive photo station where consumers can take snapshots with Daria while trying on sunglasses and share them with friends via Facebook and email." You can view the rest of the details here.
And for more on Vogue Eyewear, they've updated their site, where they include a cheesy but cute "Daria's Diary" section, along with a new behind the scenes video, and pictures.
P.S. If any Daria Files readers go to the event, I'd love to see the pictures!


By thedariafiles · May 18, 2009 · 0 Comments ·

Along with hosting Stoked on Spring 09 Daria donated a piece of her artwork to the charity. Here's a little blurb from Modelinia:

“To be honest, I was feeling really bad that I wasn’t doing anything and this is perfect timing,” Daria explained of her choice to become involved with the nonprofit. “I just got back from Wooster where I was boarding for two weeks, but it was the worst season ever! There was, like, no snow on the whole mountain.” She’s been an active snowboarder for years now, picking it up alongside her friends.

In addition to playing host, Daria was brave and donated a piece of her own creation to the silent auction: a painting of a bird, titled Freebird. “That’s the first time I’ve ever put anything of mine in the public eye,” she said. “I wouldn’t call myself an artist, but I draw.”

It's a great piece!


By thedariafiles · May 17, 2009 · 0 Comments ·

Last night Daria hosted the STOKED On Spring charity fundraiser to benefit at-risk youth. Such a great charity to be involved in and she looked great - I really like her outfit.

Most Wanted

By thedariafiles · April 24, 2009 · 0 Comments ·

It seems that I'm not the only one who loves Daria's style - style.com has put up a feature where Daria shares her top picks for spring.

She has really nice style actually, and I love all of the choices- click here to see


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Tagged with: style

Lily vs. Daria

By thedariafiles · April 7, 2009 · 0 Comments ·

Daria's cover strikes up a lot of similarities with Lily Donaldson's March 2009 cover. The tousled hair, hand on head and casual slouch ... the trademark model pose!
Daria is a clear favourite for me here, but what about you?

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Tagged with: Vogue UK, Mario Testino, Lily Donaldson

The Daria Files

An extensive site on Daria Werbowy the Polish born Ukranian-Canadian model who stormed the fashion world with her irresistible laid back look and those feline eyes. Candids, backstage images, editorials and covers can all be found here.

To view the old archives, visit The Daria Files Archived Blog

Picture of the Moment

Celine Spring 2013 by Juergen Teller

Upcoming Work

+ Vogue Espana cover and editorial with Patrick Demarchelier (June 2012)
+ Vogue US editorial with Mert & Marcus

Site Updates

04/04/2013 - New Lancome ad on the 2013 page (Doll Eyes palette)

04/02/2013 - Two new ads for Celine Spring 2013 added to the campaign page!

03/24/2013 - Editorial page is COMPLETE!

03/16/2013 - New Lancome ad on the 2013 page (Lancome Colour Design Peach opulence palette)!

Current Projects

Versace Spring 2013

Versace Jeans Spring 2013

Maiyet Spring 2013

Celine Spring 2013

Isabel Marant Spring 2013