Hari Nef, Adwoa Aboah & Em Rata Take Out Model Of The Year Titles
Models.com has announced its annual Model of the Year award winners and a few of your faves made the list. In an indication that the industry is slowing becoming a more diverse place, models/activists/legends like Hari Nef and Adwoa Aboah took out some prestigious titles.
The top prize went to Bella Hadid, who won the Model of the Year award with the genetically blessed Lineisy Montero coming in second. The reader's vote went to Kendall Jenner followed by big sis Gigi Hadid. The industry's top boy was Jordan Barrett and the reader's pick was Francisco Lachowski. Adwoa Aboah won the industry vote for Breakout Star and took out the runner up title for Humanitarian model thanks to all the great work she does with Gurls Talk. Congrats, bb!
What an amazing way to end the year, feeling very proud. Thank you for all the support and the amazing opportunitys that where given to me this year by the fashion industry. It means the world to have been recognized for both my place in the fashion world but also my work with @gurlstalk I am looking forward to all that's to come in the New Year, very proud of all the other winners and Nominees. Such a pleasure to have worked with such brilliant girls. A special thanks to @vogueitalia and my great and best friend #timwalker Most importantly the late #francasozzani who gave me my first cover, this is where it all began. You paved the way and will be missed by all of us.