In our never ending quest for fabulous fresh faces, our photographer Mark Rabadan shot London-based model Alewya Demmisse. We chatted with her about getting discovered and living it up in London town.
How were you discovered?
A friend of mine who also happened to be a model with Storm, suggested I try modeling and so a couple of weeks [later] I went into their office to meet the agents there and they signed me immediately. The rest as they say, is history.
Alewya wears a PVC choker by Fannie Schiavoni
What's the biggest misconception about models?
That we are only our job.
Alewya wears a dress by Ashley Williams
What's your favorite job you've ever done?
Tim Walker for British Vogue, a really fun, sunny day. Styled by Kate Moss who I am in love with and Kate Phelan who I am in love with, too.
Growing up did you have a favorite model you were a big fan of?
Liya Kebede and Kate Moss
What are your favorite things about London?
London made me man. I love this city with all my heart.
Styling by Fannie Schiavoni
Make up by Adam de Cruz using Tom Ford and Dr Jackson Skincare