25 Famous Women on Quitting or Keeping Your
New York Magazine25 Famous Women on Quitting or Keeping Your Day JobNew York MagazineAlek Wek was the model, and she was super nice on that very first job, but it's demanding. Everything depends on you getting back on time, and having the right clothes, and it's stressful. You have to really want it and really love it. I love fashion ...
Posted on 26 April 2017 | 2:20 pm
Angolan Model Maria Borges Becomes 2nd
Face2Face AfricaAngolan Model Maria Borges Becomes 2nd African To Appear on Elle CoverFace2Face Africamaria borges Angolan beauty queen Maria Borges on the cover of Elle magazine. Elle South Africa. Popular Angolan model Maria Borges has become the second African to appear on the cover of Elle magazine, since 1997, when Sudanese model Alek Wek ...
Posted on 18 April 2017 | 8:49 am
Ansel Elgort and Alek Wek Celebrate Osman's
Hollywood ReporterAnsel Elgort and Alek Wek Celebrate Osman's Artful LaunchHollywood ReporterBarneys New York celebrated the latest designer to join its stable when the chic retailer hosted a party Wednesday night at an equally chic venue: Salon 94, the Upper East Side gallery that doubles as the home of art collector and patron Jeanne ...Osman Celebrates Barneys New York Launch at Salon 94WWDall 2 news articles »
Posted on 14 April 2017 | 9:27 am
This Seriously Stunning Supermodel Just Made
BuzzFeed NewsThis Seriously Stunning Supermodel Just Made Major History On The Cover Of Elle MagazineBuzzFeed NewsAnd because modeling is so much more than ruling the runway for Borges, she just. View this image ›. Terry Tsiolis / Elle. Alek Wek was the first African woman, and the first black woman, to cover the magazine in 1997, according to Fashion Bomb Daily.24-year-old Angolan model 'covers' Elle USA mag with her 'natural hair'africanewsVictoria's Secret Angel makes history | 9Style9HoneyWho's That Girl? The First African Cover Girl for ELLE…This CenturyJet Magazine (blog)BBC News -Brit + Co -Mic -ELLE.comall 33 news articles »
Posted on 12 April 2017 | 11:49 am
Latest fashion trend is anti-skin - Bend
Bend BulletinLatest fashion trend is anti-skinBend BulletinAlso the fact that the whole look was still somehow much less seductively relevant than Alek Wek in a perfectly cut black cashmere tuxedo coat, skinny black trousers and black polo neck sashaying her way down the catwalk in front. Perhaps because, as ...
Posted on 11 April 2017 | 12:04 am
Why Olivia Wilde & 'Vogue' Editors Love
Prabal Gurung, Vogue editor Selby Drummond, Marchesa CEO Edward Chapman, and supermodel Alek Wek are all habitués. Olivia Wilde and Barbara Burchfield (Conscious Commerce) booked out the place for a party, which led one of the partners behind Cafe Clover ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 11:41 pm
UK’s Top Modeling Agencies Under
Alek Wek, Jourdan Dunn, Anne V, Sara Sampaio, Bar Refaeli, Malaika Firth and Sasha Luss are just a handful of names represented by each agency.
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 11:01 am
Your End-of-Summer Hair Savior: The Chic
Whether it’s a Pharrell-esque iteration worn by Georgia Hilmer and Emily Ratajkowski or a simple, woven fedora seen on Alek Wek, make this shade-giving accessory your go-to as you slowly transition into beanie season.
Posted on 16 August 2015 | 10:20 pm
Modeling for Change with Alek Wek
While modeling may be a career for some, Alek Wek says it is in fact an art form. And she’s using her platform as one of the world’s most iconic supermodels to help empower African women and refugees. Before becoming one of the first African ...
Posted on 1 August 2015 | 9:29 am
Nicole Ari Parker, Alek Wek, Boris Kodjoe
The 2015 FACE List Awards Dinner, held as part of the Pan-African Weekend, brought together more than 300 of some of the most-influential actors, agents, and visionaries in current pan-African affairs for a spectacular celebration of achievements and ...
Posted on 26 July 2015 | 6:00 pm