Naomi Campbell is a London native born to a modern ballet dancing mother and began her modeling career at the age of 15. She is one of the five top original supermodels and has been the cover of more than 500 magazines. Naomi has actively participated in campaigns such as Prada, Dolce & Gabbana, Louis Vuitton, Valentino, Versace, Marc Jacobs, Yves Saint Laurent, Chanel, and Burberry. Naomi opened the avenue for black models by appearing on the covers of the TIME magazine, Russian Vogue and the French Vogue and also the first black British model featured on the British Vogue.
Naomi Campbell has worked with Chanel, Christian Dior, Versace and Azzedine Alaia to showcase their art on runways.Naomi has worked in the film industry by appearing in music videos, films such as “In The Closet” by Micheal Jackson, “Erotica” by Madonna, “Is This Love” by Bob Marley, “The Cosby Show,” and also “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” among countless other works. Naomi Campbell collaborated with photographers, publications, fashion designers, products and content partners alongside with her executive, to develop modeling career opportunities for the featured contestants in the film series “The Face.”
The set launched in the US in 2012, in the UK in September 2013 on Sky Living and in winter of 2013 in Australia. “The Face” will be filmed in other parts of the world with time. Naomi is an active social contributor who began her donation work in 1993 with Nelson Mandela. Nelson named the iconic star “The Honorary Granddaughter” in 1997.
In 2005, she set up Fashion For Relief to assist victims of Hurricane Katrina. The organization has since spread to New York, London, Cannes, Mumbai, Dar es Salaam and Moscow.
Naomi continues to be an iconic and influential character at the age of 46. On 27th October, Naomi attended honoring of friends Baroness Amos in the Order of Champions and Edward Enningful as an OBE.
She made a statement with black peep toe shoes, an Alexander McQueen’s blazer for the monochromatic suit and a white fascinator.
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