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Julia Nobis


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Julia Nobis has come to represent a new generation of models. Intelligent, effacing and exquisitely beautiful, the Australian continues to be at the top of her game. In 2018 she was cast in campaigns for Calvin Klein , Versace and Tffany & Co . In previous years the model has fronted campaigns for Céline, Dior, Marc Jacobs , Lanvin, Givenchy, Saint Laurent , Balenciaga and  Louis Vuitton .

Nobis industry début was as a Calvin Klein exclusive during February 2010’s New York Fashion week. That season she walked for Louis Vuitton, Prada, Miu Miu , Valentino, Dolce and Gabbana and Maison Martin Margiela. She has since walked for every major house, opening for Valentino, Proenza Schouler , Alexander McQueen and Dries Van Noten , among many more, as well as appearing on the Chanel couture catwalk. He success on the runway has continued unabated, Nobis has regularly walked between 60 and 70 shows in fashion week.

Her success soon transferred into editorial. Nobis’ first appeared on the cover of Vogue Australia in May 2011. She has since appeared on the cover of Italian Vogue three times, i-D, Numero, The New York Times T Magazine and W Korea. In addition the model has appeared in editorials for British Vogue, Vogue Italia, i-D and Love. 

Nobis is studying a Bachelor of Science and Applied Science through Melbourne's RMIT, she intends to become an ER doctor. "Modelling never was my end goal," she said. "I get paid to study basically. I get paid better than your average uni student that's for sure. I kind of fell into modelling and stuck with it."

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