And now Laura has just landed a high-profile fashion spread in one of Dubai's glossiest fashion mags. "I'm delighted with the pictures," Laura told The Diary. "The magazine will go on sale throughout the Middle East which is great.
"There are so many opportunities here," she explained. "There are loads of Russian models here, but I'm the only Irish girl which really helps to build my profile. And you aren't limited to one agency -- you can be on loads of different agencies' books which is great."
But the Dublin girl is looking forward to taking some well-deserved time off with her boyfriend Dave Murphy.
"It's been really hectic but Dave and I are taking some time off down in Cape Town over Christmas and New Year. Then we'll head back to Dubai, I'm not sure when we'll be back in Dublin again."