models of color

We're not sure how we feel about the Etta James-like wig but Arlenis looks beautiful as usual, and it's always nice to see a model of color on the rise.

The Sudanese model makes a striking subject in Global Gathering as she models looks from the likes of Stella McCartney, Lanvin and Etro.

Jordan Tesfay is featured in the “Feel Pretty” spread for Plus Model Magazine’s latest issue. PLUS SIZE MAGAZINE: You are the first plus size model to work for Cover Girl Cosmetics. Can you tell us a little about the experience of working with this cosmetics giant and Queen Latifah? Jordan: Humbling. I feel so fortunate […]

To celebrate the honor of Iman receiving the Fashion Icon Award at this year’s CFDA’s, Barneys New York creative director Simon Doonan dedicated two of the store’s Madison Avenue window displays to the supermodel and mogul. The display included collages and cutout images of her; while the other showcase a Bruce Weber portrait of Iman […]

The fashion industry comes under fire for its dearth of black models in new short film by filmmaker Elizabeth St. Philip that recently made its debut online. The Colour of Beauty follows Toronto model Renee Thompson, a striking, determined 24-year-old who wants to make it in New York. St. Philip says, “It’s really just a […]

Supermodel Sessilee Lopez encourages us to wear white all over, all summer. Will you be rocking this trend? EXCLUSIVE: Supermodel Sessilee Lopez Gets Greased Up! (VIDEO) Actress Regina Hall Goes Nude For Allure Magazine PYT: Black Models Cover i-D Magazine!! GALLERY: Chanel Iman Dresses For Spring In ALLURE

FROM STYLE.COM: Two years ago, Arlenis Sosa was a college freshman in her native Dominican Republic. Today, she’s one of the world’s top models, having landed a lucrative beauty contract with LancĂ´me a few short months after arriving in New York City. The 20-year-old beauty has also appeared in high-profile campaigns for David Yurman and […]