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 …

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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 …