They didn't award her as the Breakthrough Model of the Year award for nothing. Winnie Harlow is killing it at New York Fashion Week. Get into her model fab inside...
Winnie Harlow is dominating New York Fashion Week. Cme.The.F***.Thu.Magical.Black Girl!
After friend Nicki Minaj presented her with the Breakthrough Model of the Year award at the Daily Front Row Fashion Media Awards, Winnie is making her mark on every runway she hits.
The 24-year-old runway slayer was tapped to strut her stuff in LaQuan Smith's spring/summer '19 RTW NYFW show held inside Pier 59. She closed out the show with the super bomb black designer, hitting the runway and then snapping a selfie with him.
Also at the show...
Kimora Lee Simmons' daughter Ming Lee Simmons - who just nabbed her first cover with GALORE magazine - and "STAR" actress Ryan Destiny were spotted on the front row soaking in the hot designs. Our fave youngins in the game.
Fashion lovers Victor Cruz and Karrueche were also perched on the front row, serving up coupledom vibes.
Dascha Polanco looking sexy and delicious.
Celebrity stylist Ty Hunter kept a low profile rocking all black and sunglasses.
Rapper Christan Combs, Diddy's son, and his model girlfriend Breah Hicks were front row ready.
Former "ANTM" judge Miss Jay and Lakers baller JaVale McGee were spotted in the mix.
Yeezy model Shannade Clermont - who was recently arrested on federal charges after allegedly prostituting & stealing a dead man's credit card - and her twin sister Shannon Clermont came out to show support. Right after she was arrested in NYC, she bonded out. Unbothered we see.
Back to Winnie...
The "ANTM" alum also flexed her runway skills at Cushnie Et Ochs' (another black designer) spring/summer '19 show at at Spring Studios in NYC.
Hopped off the runway and slayed the streets like....
Winnie worked her magic on the runway at Prabal Gurung's spring/summer '19 show.
And then she slayed Nana Judy's spring/summer '19 collection:
Not only is she killing it at NYFW, she's gearing up to show out in lingerie for Victoria's Secret's annual coveted fashion show that's set to go down this November:
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I had a break down before i walked into the most nerve wrecking casting of my life. I asked my driver to go around the block twice before i could walk into the @VictoriasSecret offices so i could re coup, and remember (while my trainer @bodybymato reminded me on the phone through sobs - thank you lol) how hard I’ve been working! I went in and made new friends and saw old friends and it already felt like home! We patiently waited while @ed_razek @johndavidpfeiffer @monica.mitro @10magazine carefully took time to get to know each girl. When it was finally my time, within my nervous storm of anticipation i changed into a black Victoria Secret set and stepped out!!!! I spoke to them about Jamaica, @nick_knight , my abs, and how i was beyond honoured to be given the opportunity to try out.. then I walked for my life!!!! I can’t believe this!! Thank you for giving me all the energy and kindness in that room! Thank you for allowing me to walk for VICTORIA’S SECRET! Thank you to my agencies @firstaccessent @womenmanagementnyc @women_paris @thesquadmanagement my pr @remibrb my agent @mannyuk and mama bears #sarahstennett & @thelilmisse for having my back supporting and believing in me! I love you guys you’re FAMILY!! Thank you mommy for praying with me everyday for the past 3 days. And thank you so much to my fans who have been pushing me forward to this point in my career. I’m so blessed thank you Lord!! IM WALKING THE VICTORIA’S SECRET SHOW! Thank you Vogue for the exclusive interview
Congrats Winnie! We can't wait to see her hit the runway.
Winnie isn't the only new black model gearing up to lit up VS's runway. Model Duckie Thot - who literally maes us gasp everytime we see her - is also going to rock it. Watch her reaction when she found out below:
— Duckie Thot (@duckie_thot) September 9, 2018
We wonder how her rumored boo Kofi Siriboe congratulated her. Mmhmm. Congrats Duckie!
Be sure to check out all of Winnie Harlow's Fashion Week looks in our gallery below!