Valerija Kelava is a Slovenian model that made her debut on the runway when she opened the show for Christopher Kane.
Valerija Kelava is signed with Modelwerk Hamburg, Le Management Copenhagen, View Management Barcelona, TESS Management London, Why Not Model Management Milan, Oui Management Paris, The Lions New York and Elite New York.
In 2009 Valerija Kelava signed with Next Models, she opened the spring show for Christopher Kane and also walked for Gianfranco Ferre, Rodarte, Alexander McQueen, Prada, Dries Van Noten and Miu Miu in London and she appeared in editorials for Cover and Dazed & Confused.
In 2010 she was in the spring ad campaign for Celine, she walked the fall menswear Prada show in Milan, she walked the spring show for Chanel couture in Paris, she was in an editorial for Dazed & Confused, she opened the fall show for Marni and closed for Marni, Missoni and Peter Pilotto in Milan, she appeared in editorials for Amica Italia and W, she was in the spring issue of 10, she appeared in an editorial for Numero, she became one of the faces for Prada, she was in the fall campaign for Versace, she left Next Models and signed with Ford Models, she walked the spring menswear Kenzo show in Paris, she appeared in an editorial for Vogue Italia, she modeled the fall ad campaign for Burberry Blue Label, she was photographed for the fall Balenciaga ad campaign, she closed the spring shows for Missoni and Richard Nicoll in Milan and London and also walked for Prada, Anna Sui, Balenciaga, Miu Miu, Givenchy and Louis Vuitton, she was in a Vogue editorial, she was in the fall issue of Man About Town and she was in editorials for Vogue China and Vogue Italia.
In 2011 she became the premier face for Jil Sander Navy, she was in an editorial for Another magazine, she opened the fall show for Rag & Bone, Julien MacDonald and Paul Smith, she was in editorials for Vogue China and Vogue Italia, she closed the spring show for Paul Smith in London, she was in the pre-fall issue of i-D, she modeled the fall ad campaigns for Costume National and Missoni and was in editorials for Vogue Germany and Vogue Russia.
In 2012 she was in ad campaigns for Y-3, she appeared in editorials for Mixte, Document Journal, 7000 Magazine, Russh, Zoo Magazine, Vogue Espana, Vogue Germany, Twin Magazine, Pop Magazine and W Korea, she was on the covers of Black Magazine, Twin Magazine, W Korea, Rodeo Magazine and Zoo Magazine and she walked for Ann Demeulemeester, Rodarte, Salvatore Ferragamo, Hermes, Costume National, Haider Ackermann, Zac Posen, Sportmax, Dries Van Noten, Versace, Acne, Carolina Herrera, Jason Wu, Richard Chai, Givenchy, Valentino, Helmut Lang, Peter Som and Prabal Gurung.
In 2013 she walked for Emanuel Ungaro and Maison Martin Margiela, she was on the covers of Vogue Portugal, Vogue Russia and Bergdorf Goodman, she was in editorials for Vogue Germany, Double Magazine, Vogue Russia, Vogue Espana, Vogue Australia, i-D Magazine, Magazine Antidote, Numero Tokyo, Elle and Man About Town and she was in ad campaigns for Pedro del Hierro, Jimmy Choo and Bergdorf Goodman.
In 2014 she was in ad campaigns for Esteban Cortazar, Givenchy and Juun. J, she appeared in editorials for Vogue Italia, Vogue Germany, Vogue Turkey, Volt Magazine, Glass Magazine, Vogue Travel in France, Lui Magazine France and Vogue Russia, she was on the covers of Vogue Italia, Vogue Travel in France, Elle France and Numero Tokyo and walked for Marni and Dries Van Noten.
More recently in 2015 Valerija Kelava was in the cover of Heaven Magazine, she was in an editorial for Magazine Antidote and was in an ad for Cambio.
Her look books include the 2010 look books for Printemps and Prada, the 2012 look book for Preen by Thornton Bregazzi, the 2013 look books for Zara, Esteban Cortazar and BLK DNM and the 2014 look book for Adolfo Dominguez.