Model Halima Aden On Representing Muslim
GirlTalkHQ (blog)Model Halima Aden On Representing Muslim Women In The Mainstream Fashion WorldGirlTalkHQ (blog)She is signed to IMG Models, the same agency that represents Ashley Graham, Alek Wek, the Hadid sisters and Gisele Bundchen. Halima says she sometimes speaks to other women in the Muslim community who are worried that the longer she is in the ...and more »
Posted on 12 July 2017 | 10:14 am
Showtime sets casting call for 'Escape from
Albany Times UnionShowtime sets casting call for 'Escape from Dannemora'Albany Times UnionFile- This jan. 26, 2016, file photo shows Actor Ben Stiller arriving at the premier of "Zoolander No2" in Sydney, Australia. Stiller and supermodel Alek Wek are standing with refugees. Stiller and Wek ... more. Photo: Rob Griffith. Image 2 of 18. FILE ...and more »
Posted on 12 July 2017 | 5:02 am
Black beauty will be political until the day
The GuardianBlack beauty will be political until the day it is seen as normalThe GuardianAs a new MP I balked at wearing my hair naturally in parliament. Now I'm launching the Black Fashion and Beauty Awards there, as we still have so far to go • Chi Onwurah is the Labour MP for Newcastle Central. Alek Wek. 'We have come a long way since I ...
Posted on 10 July 2017 | 7:55 am
Top 10 Fashion Films of the Season - The
The Business of FashionTop 10 Fashion Films of the SeasonThe Business of FashionThe video entitled 'Bridging the Gap', celebrates the simple optimism of American style with a diverse star-studded cast that includes Wiz Khalifa, Alek Wek, Christie Brinkley, Adwoa Aboah, Yara Shahidi, Priyanka Chopra, Jasmine Sanders. Here again ...
Posted on 30 June 2017 | 11:36 am
Bridging the gap - Philippine Star
Philippine StarBridging the gapPhilippine StarIt's also a not-so-subtle statement on beauty in diversity, featuring celebrities like Priyanka Chopra, Alek Wek, Christie Brinkley, Fernanda Ly, Lineisy Montero, Miles Chamley-Watson and Adwoa Aboah. On top of all that, it was directed, cast and ...
Posted on 29 June 2017 | 3:19 pm
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