For a while she filmed for youth magazines like 'Elle Girl' and 'CosmoGirl!' and advertised products are rather well-known brands - 'Fanta', 'Sony Ericsson', 'Sunsilk' and 'Tampax'. She had a chance to work with companies such as 'Urban Oufitters' and 'Shiatzy Chen'. Chang appeared in a number of clips of popular performers at the time - 'Streets', 'Westlife', Delta Goodrem, 'Reuben' and Holly Velans, in addition, she played a major role - Jake - a scenario a reality show 'Shoot Me' , published in 'Fashion TV' in 2005.
Four years later, Chang left the modeling business and decided to do fashion journalism and the arts. In her subsequent stories, the craft model of its disappointing - Alex formed a fairly non-standard notion of body image and low self-esteem.
Already becoming a star of small screen, Chang briefly returned to modeling. In 2008, she was the face of two fashion labels - Australian 'Antipodium' (and his collection 'SS 2008') and Oksfemskogo ethnic project 'Revamped'. In September 2008, Chang served on the podium as the 'Red Label Spring / Summer 2009' Vivienne Westwood at London Fashion Week. In 2009, Alex became the face of Britain's 'New Look'. Soon her interest in the representatives of the London model agency 'Select' and, in April of 2009, Chang has demonstrated instances of collections 'Wren's Holiday 2009' with his girlfriend Tennessee Thomas.In July 2008, Chang moved under the wing to the 'Next Model Management' and has become the new face of the firm 'DKNY Jeans'.
In January of 2010, Alex was invited to the post of the main model campaign 'SS10 Pepe Jeans'.
Career in television at the Chang developed in parallel with the model. It all began in April of 2006, when Alex offered the post of co-host of the program 'Popworld' - musical show channel 'Channel 4', famous for its total originality and horrible style of interviewing guests. Chang and her colleague Alex Zane also conducted a weekly radio show 'Popworld Radio'.
In April 2007, Chang began working with Ben Elton in the program ITV 'Get a Grip' - a new comedy channel planned by management. After that Alex put on the 'golden handcuffs', signed with 'Channel 4' for the whole year, when terminating the contract she had to return a substantial amount of. Under the contract, the model has received one hundred thousand pounds and was involved in a number of projects shows.
In January 2008, Alex became one of the four main stars of the channel T4. In addition, the model led program 'Vanity Lair' ('Vanity Fair') - in this reality show she thoroughly researched the essence of such elusive concepts as beauty. When this project from Chang asked in a recent interview, she apparently became confused. In parallel with work on the T4, Alex has worked with all the same Channel 4 - where she led a morning music program 'Freshly Squeezed'.
In addition to working at Channel 4, Chang participated in the project 'Get a Grip' ITV1, and 'Three's The Wall' BBC.
In the middle of 2008, Chang became involved in the programs more focused on the fashion world. The model was one of the field reporters ProjectFashion Fix' Channel 4, in this work of Alex checked the latest fashion trends for ordinary people, and interviewed such famous fashion designers such as Roberto Cavalli, Karl Lagelfeld, Jean Paul Gaultier, Margherita Missoni and Christian Lacroix. According to Chang, the most, it was practically the work of her dreams. Alex also led fashion-music show 'Frock Me!' on channel T4; helped her in this fashion designer Henry Holland.
Chang was invited repeatedly to various important events of the fashion world, so it was she who led the awards ceremony magazine 'Hair' of 2007, music awards 'Diesel U' of 2007, and awards for STYLE 'Elle' in 2008 and 2009 - m
Have Alex and most receive awards. In 2009, for example, she received an award for the style of 'Elle' award and 'Glamour', as the best TV presenter.
In April 2009, Chang left the Channel 4 and the UK, she decided to try his luck abroad. It all began with a television show channel MTV 'It's On with Alexa Chung'.
Since July 2007, Alex met with the frontman 'Arctic Monkeys' Alex Turner. In August 2008, the model played a major role in the video side project to Turner, the group 'The Last Shadow Puppets' the song 'My Mistakes Were Made For You'. It is known that in 2008 the couple lived together in East London, in April of 2009, together they moved to Brooklyn, NY.
Even before Turner at Chang was quite unstable alliance with the frontman of 'Lostprophets' Ian Watkins; it began in the middle of 2006 and ended almost immediately after dating Alex Turner. Several months in early 2007 model met with keyboardist and vocalist 'Klaxons' James Righton. Special love they have failed, although the friendly relations they maintain to this day; Wrighton also a good relationship with Turner.
Alexa Chung grew up in Privett, Hampshire, England, her mother, an Englishwoman, was a homemaker and his father, English-Chinese, a graphic designer. Alex was the youngest of four children, she had two brothers and one sister.
For a while the girl attended a local secondary school Perins College, then transferred to the school in Winchester. After a while Alex was at the Royal College (King's College) in London and the College of Arts and Design in Chelsea (Chelsea College of Art and Design); at first she was engaged in the English language, in the second - the history of art. Chang studied fairly well, after a while, but training went to the background - her interest in modeling agencies. Presented this interest was a single person, a certain Jane Duvall, very soon Alex is sent to the London group 'Storm Model Management'.