Events, Models

EVENT: Top Model of Colour 2011 Season 6 to be held Saturday December 3rd, 2011

Ladybrille Londoners, Mahogany Model Management kicks off its search to find UK’s top male and female Models of Colour. The finale will be held at the elite Porchester Hall, on Saturday December 3rd, 2011. Check out what event organizers have to say: “Having scoured the country to select the most promising hopefuls, Mahogany Model Management …

Fashion, Models

Then & Now, A Tribute to the African Fashion Model

“We close out our June Special Anniversary/Model Edition 2011 by taking a look at the African Fashion Model and her contributions to the Western and global fashion industry. The global fashion industry has undergone an evolution like no other. Where has the African model been? As the West experimented with silhouettes ranging from the hour …

Models

CNN Interviews IMAN on her Personal Brand, Marriage and Today’s Models

CNN announced a little over a week ago it would return to covering fashion on its network. Wasting no time after the announcement, the network features Supermodel IMAN who discusses her evolution from model to business mogul. She also talks about her marriage and today’s models. CNN’s Fredricka Whitfield conducted the interview.

Models

Ajak Deng for Vogue Australia, ‘Opulent Illusion’ Editorial, March 2011

2011 is Ajak Deng’s year! At only 19, the Sudanese model made the cover of i-D magazine’s Pre-Spring 2011 Livin’ Loud issue,  featured in Vogue Italia’s, “The Black Allure” editorial in its February 2011 issue, and walked the catwalk for Lanvin, showcasing the Pre-Fall Collection (2011) in January.  What’s next? Now she is featured in Vogue …

Models

Ajak Deng, Aminata Niaria, Georgie Badiel for VOGUE Italia “The Black Allure” Editorial (Pictures)

This month’s issue of Vogue Italia titled “The Black Allure” is a clear declaration that the African model is not a trend, but will always be in.  The issue features Africa’s most talked about models like Ajak Deng, Aminata Niaria and Georgie Badiel, clearly proving they have impeccable beauty and talent just as the idolized …