Share FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinWhatsappTelegramEmail 165 If You Like This Article Kindly Give Us A Share! Inaugural poet and former National Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman won the hearts of Americans around the country after reciting her poem, “The Hill We Climb,” in Washington D.C. to welcome Joe Biden into the White House. Gorman’s books also soared to the top spots on Amazon’s bestsellers list in addition to her two upcoming book projects. This week, the poet has another accomplishment to add to her list — signing with IMG Models. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Gorman will be represented by the leading modeling agency, which will secure editorial opportunities and brand endorsements for her. More Articles You Would Love Nigerians At The AMVCA 2023 School The MET GALA On What A Red Carpet Should Look Like; Best Looks Inside VIDEO: Ethiopian American Rapper Nipsey Hussle’s Mural Defaced By Disrespectful American Teenager Amanda Gorman’s Got Style The 22-year-old Harvard grad has already become a style icon after her appearance at the Inauguration ceremony. Her yellow Prada coat and red headbands have resulted in thousands of Google searches and sold-out inventories from trendy clothing stores from customers looking to capture Gorman’s look. According to Vogue, the headband from Prada has been sold out since the ceremony. “Amanda Gorman’s vision and quest for a more sustainable future are an immense source of inspiration for the Prada Group,” said a spokesperson from the luxury brand in an interview with WWD. “…Amanda Gorman inspired the audience, as well as all panelists, through her speech urging to reframe the whole perception on sustainability.” The move is also seen as strategic by many industry insiders as many brands are looking to partner with models and spokesperson that embody that social justice and proactive spirit from the Gen Z generation, especially in the current political climate. “Customers are boycotting the products of companies whose values they view as contrary to their own. Investors are migrating to ESG [environmental, social, and governmental] funds,” global consulting firm McKinsey & Co said in its quarterly report, according to WWD. “And the majority of employees in the corporate world feel ‘disengaged’; they are agitating for decisions and behaviors that they can be proud to stand behind and gravitating toward companies that have a clear, unequivocal, and positive impact on the world. Organizations turning a blind eye will face inevitable blowback.” Ghana Celebrity Watch UPCOMING TOP EVENTS! VIEW ALL EVENTSAFRICAS BIGGEST FASHION WEEK IS HERE!Click Here To Submit stories Email: [email protected] or HashTag #FashionGHANA Share FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinWhatsappTelegramEmail Abigail Oluwakemi I'm a fashion stylist turned blogger, I hope you love my work. More For You VIDEO: Omah Lay Lady, Jessica Does A Tell-All Interview On How Her BF... #MUSICVID: Controversy Surrounds Asake As Christian Imagery in ‘ONLY YOU’ Music Video Sparks... Are We Ready For The Rose Tip Braids Hair Trend? See What Cape... VIDEO: “People Are Taking Their Sexual Perversion Into The Childrens’ Classroom” Sam George... African Tradition & Elegance Unleashed In AI Art Celebrating Beauty, Royalty, and Culture #HOTSHOTS: ‘GOLD WITH A MIND OF ITS OWN’ An Amazing Look At The... Elegant Evening Wear: Discovering Cocktail, Chiffon, and Midi Dresses #BIKINIBAE: Oleshi Solomons Might Just Be One Of The Best Models To Happen... Black Sherif Hits The Runway Again And Gives Clout To Off White’s New... VIDEO: It’s A Wrap; Togo’s FIMO228 2024 Comes To An End, Here Is... Leave a Comment Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.