I Wrote A Book! SUPREME MODELS: Iconic Black Women Who Revolutionized Fashion in Bookstores October 2019!

The cover of SUPREME MODELS, featuring Jeneil Williams, shot by Txema Yeste.

SUPREME MODELS: Iconic Black Women Who Revolutionized Fashion, hits bookstores October 8th, 2019! It’s available for pre-order now by clicking here. It’s the most comprehensive study to date on the impact and importance of black models in fashion and society. SUPREME MODELS showcases the incredible lives and careers of women who have made the fashion industry a more diverse, more inclusive place. And it’s beautiful.
Abrams: The Art of Books, Fall 2019 catalog featuring SUPREME MODELS.

The book contains iconic photographs of the top models from the last sixty years:
Iman Abdulmajid
Adwoa Aboah
Adut Akech
Karen Alexander
Leomie Anderson
Cynthia Bailey
Tyra Banks
Grace Bol
Maria Borges
Ysaunny Brito
Naomi Campbell
Janiece Altagracia Dilone
Jourdan Dunn
Cora Emmanuel
Amilna Estevão
Malaika Firth
Quiana Grant
Imaan Hammam
Theresa Hayes
Tomiko Fraser Hines
Chanel Iman
Beverly Johnson
Aya Jones
Liya Kebede
Precious Lee
Sessilee Lopez
Karly Loyce
Anais Mali
Riley Montana
Mayowa Nicholas
Lana Ogilvie
Oluchi Onweagba
Lorraine Pascale
Emanuela de Paula
Brandi Quinones
Lais Ribeiro
Lois Samuels
Joan Smalls
Duckie Thot
Jasmine Tookes
Veronica Webb
Alek Wek
Jeneil Williams
Tami Williams
Anok Yai

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And How Was Your 2018?

Me with Elex and Araksya on set.



It’s the end of 2018, and we see year-end “Best Of” or “Worst Of” lists everywhere. 2018 was one of the craziest, hardest yet most successful years I’ve ever had. I won’t list the “Worsts.” Why give them power? I learned from them and moved forward. The “Bests?” Well, there were many, and for them, I’m so happy and grateful.

OUT Power 100 2018. I’m coming for this list in 2019 & 2020.



Losing 21 pounds, learning how to work out, and taking control of my health is definitely a best.

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SUPREME MODELS: Iconic Black Women Who Revolutionized Fashion is Coming!

After much deliberation my publisher and I have chosen the title of my first book.
SUPREME MODELS: Iconic Black Women Who Revolutionized Fashion (Abrams) hits bookstores in October 2019 and is available now for pre-order! Click here!

SUPREME MODELS: Iconic Black Women Who Revolutionized Fashion
The first-ever book celebrating black models, filled with revealing essays, interviews, and stunning photographs

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OBSESSED! Blair Breitenstein is EVERYTHING!



I love art. I’m into all things pretty. Some of my fave artists are Jean-Michel Basquiat, Warhol, Kara Walker, Kehinde Wiley and my absolute favorite Francesco Clemente. While spending way too much time on Raya and Insta, I discovered Blair Breitenstein, a fashion illustrator that I just adore. Her sketches are amazing. So fashion and the glitterati are taking notice. Her clients include everyone, like Gucci, Chanel, Prada and L’Oreal Paris, just to name a few.

I want ONE! Of me!

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