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Chanel Iman : Model Profile

Here is a post on my favorite female model, young but the great, Chanel Iman. She has overcome many obstacles to get where she is now and as soon as she hit the fashion sit…she was a big hit.

Iman was born in Atlanta, Georgia and she grew up in Los Angeles, California.Iman started modeling with Ford Models at the age of 12 as a child model in Los Angeles, California. She flew to New York in 2006 and won third place in Ford’s Supermodel of the World contest and shortly after, she signed on with the agency.

Iman appeared on the cover of Vogue as one of the world’s next top supermodels. Style.com also featured Iman as a rising star in 2007, that same year she attended fashion’s biggest gala, The Met Ball, where she was name Vogue’s second Best Dressed of the Week in her sleeveless Zac Posen dress. In both February and July of 2008, she appeared on the cover of Teen Vogue, first alongside Karlie Kloss and Ali Michael, then with Jourdan Dunn. Iman’s other covers include TIME Fashion, i-D,Harper’s Bazaar (Dubai), and Lula. She has walked the runway for fashion houses and designers including Dolce & Gabbana,Marc Jacobs, Valentino, Dsquared, Hermès, Michael Kors, Dior, Ralph Lauren, Anna Sui, Diane von Fürstenberg, Vera Wang,Jean Paul Gaultier and Stella McCartney. She has appeared in editorials for Allure, Harpers Bazaar, V, i-D, Pop, Teen, American, Spanish, German, Italian, and Korean Vogue. She has appeared in advertising campaigns for for high-end brands like DKNY,Bottega Veneta, GAP, Victoria’s Secret Pink, Ralph Lauren, Express, Lord Taylor, HM, DKNY, Dsquared, and United Colors of Benetton.

Here are some stats..

Height
1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)

Hair color
Dark Brown

Eye color
Brown

Measurements
32-23-33 (US); 81-58-84 (EU)

Dress size
32 (EU), 2 (US)

Shoe size
7 (US)

Okay enough with the words…here is Chanel in her greatest element.

A model walks the runway at the Max Azria Spring 2009 fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at The Tent, Bryant Park on September 9, 2008 in New York City.

23-1.jpg image by megbula

Definitely a beautiful girl….

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