Mary Leest was born in Russia. She started travelling the world as a model. Popularity came to her after participating in the GUCCI fashion show during MFW. In 2018 she was awarded the prestigious award “The Fashion Influencer of the year”, which Glamour Russia awards annually. She increasingly appears on the pages of Russian publications, such as Cosmopolitan, Harper’s Bazaar, Glamour Magazine, SNC and others. She worked with highend brands such as Hugo Boss, Revolve, Armani, Valentino and Etro. Her fanbase counts now one million followers - especially young girls who see her as an inspiration.