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IMAGES: The world's top five models!

Last updated on: July 4, 2011 08:44 IST

IMAGES: The world's top five models!

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They may not be as famous as other names, but when it comes to the fashion industry, these five catwalk queens rule the roost!

Gisele Bundchen, Kate Moss, and Claudia Schiffer may be well known, but their names do not figure anywhere on the list of the world's top five most in-demand models by industry standards!

The list features rather less familiar names -- take a look!

Anja Rubik

A survey by Fashion Spot showed Polish model Rubik was the most in-demand girl between April 2010 and April this year.


Image: Anja Rubik
Photographs: Cover of Vogue Magazine, September 2009
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The Polish princess

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The Polish stunner, 26, posed on an impressive 59 magazine covers, and appeared on 43 designers' runways!


Image: Anja Rubik
Photographs: Cover of Marie Claire Spain, December 2010
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Constance Jablonski

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Despite being the most in-demand, Rubik's workload seems small compared to French femme fatale Constance Jablonski, 20.


Image: Constance Jablonski
Photographs: Cover of Harper's Bazaar Spain, April 2011
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Covergirl chic

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Joblanski walked for an impressive 83 designers in the past year alone. That is in addition to appearing on 46 magazine covers!


Image: Constance Jablonski
Photographs: Cover of Zoo Magazine (Germany) No. 24, 2009
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Lara Stone

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Twenty seven-year-old Lara Stone, the Dutch-born model wife of comedian David Walliams, ranked third in the list.


Image: Lara Stone
Photographs: Alexander Tamargo/Getty Images
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Exclusive elegance

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Due to Lara's contract with Calvin Klein, however, her appearances have been fewer than her peers, with only two runway shows and 47 magazine covers.


Image: Lara Stone
Photographs: Cover of Vogue Paris, February 2011
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Freja Beha Erichsen

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Coming in fourth, Danish model Freja Beha Erichsen, 23, is one of the industry's most popular names, having landed high-profile campaigns for Chanel and Valentino.


Image: Freja Beha Erichsen
Photographs: Cover of Vogue Paris, August 2010
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Acting aspirations

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In addition to appearing on 65 different covers and in 51 shows, Freja also starred in a short film by Karl Lagerfeld.


Image: Freja Beha Erichsen
Photographs: Cover of Vogue UK, May 2011
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Abbey Lee Kershaw

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Melbourne-born Abbey Lee Kershaw, 24, rounds out the top five models as per industry demand.


Image: Abbey Lee Kershaw
Photographs: Cover of Sunday Telegraph Magazine, March 2011
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Edgy vibe

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Abbey has modelled for Chanel, as well as Tom Ford, and has been hailed Australia's biggest model export since Elle Macpherson.


Image: Abbey Lee Kershaw
Photographs: Alexander Tamargo
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Source: ANI