Liya Kebede


Ethiopian model Liya Kebede stars in the Phillip Lim Spring 2016 campaign.  Liya Kebede was photographed in her hometown Addis Ababa, Ethiopia by photographer Viviane Sassen.  The campaign also features her family and locals from the Addis Ababa area in Ethiopia. View more campaign images from the Phillip Lim Spring 2016 campaign below. “ The Spring 2016 advertising campaign marks [...]

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Liya Kebede and Amber Valletta star in the Alberta Ferretti Spring/Summer 2016 ad campaign.  The two were photographed by Peter Lindberg. " I pictured a unique and special woman who lives in wide open spaces, freeing her imagination, without any restrictions. " - Alberta Ferretti. The Alberta Ferretti Spring 2016 collection can be purchased at Luis Via Roma Click banner [...]

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Liya Kebede is the cover girl for Vogue Paris May 2015.  The Ethiopian model wears a multi colored/print catsuit from Christian Dior styled by EIC Emmanuel Alt .  Liya was photographed by Inez van Lamsweerde & Vinoodh Matadin, view more photos of Liya below. "May brings a foretaste of Summer and this year, the watchword is 'bold'. Dare to wear the [...]

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  Ethiopian model Liya Kebede covers D La Repubblica magazine .  The 37 year old African beauty talks about her on going humanitarian work , her  clothing line Lem Lem and playing the role of Magali in the movie Samba .  Read Liya Kebede's complete interview over at D La Repubblica "The point is that each of my activities is complementary to the [...]

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Christy Turlington, Liya Kebede and Toni Garrn are featured in the Lindex Spring 2015 campaign titled #superrolemodel .  The Lindex spring 2015 campaign was photographed in New York City by Chris Colls, styling by Maya Zepinic, hair by Rutger Van der Heide and make up by Sally Branka.  Liya , Christy and Toni are highly involved in social work involving mothers and child, Lindex [...]

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Beauty Is Diverse was created in December 2009 to showcase the diversity of women from various ethnic backgrounds working as models in the fashion industry. Beauty Is Diverse takes an in-depth look at models from South America…

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