Here’s a commentary: 2017 has been for Adwoa Aboah what 2013 was once for Cara Delevingne. Yep, the 25-year-old has cemented a reputation for herself as one of the crucial thrilling fashions within the trade, no longer least for her hanging seems to be, enviably cool perspective and give-no-shits taste (extra on that later). However, this 12 months has noticed Adwoa’s best type standing taken to new ranges altogether, reserving the extremely expected cover of Edward Enninful’s first British Vogue, the December factor.
With that during thoughts, it is probably time to get to know the face in the back of the cover…
1. She first were given scouted at a college model display when she was once 16
Speaking to GLAMOUR in September, Adwoa instructed us: “I did a school fashion show and I got scouted there but I wasn’t very interested in modelling at that point. But I’ve known Sarah Doukas and Storm [Model Management] for a long time, so when I got to about 17 I decided to go in and see her. I used to get scouted outside of Topshop and stuff, and I was brought up in the fashion industry and did a few shoots when I was young which was always fun to get dressed up.”
2. She’s the daughter of Camilla Lowther
Her mom Camilla, additionally within the model trade, based CLM the artist control company.
three. She made her catwalk debut at Giles Deacon spring summer time 2011
Speaking to GLAMOUR, Adwoa stated: “My first ever catwalk I did for Giles Deacon [pictured below] will no doubt be probably the most memorable simply because it was once the primary one I ever did.
four. She’s teetotal
Adwoah has spread out about her stories with dependancy and melancholy previously, numerous which drove her to discovered Gurls Talk.
five. She based Gurls Talk
Her innumerable mag covers come simplest 2nd to Gurls Talk – the web platform based by means of Adwoa which inspires girls to overtly communicate about psychological well being, variety and dependancy amongst different things, to redresses fears and worries that they are by myself.
6. She’s been nominated for Model of the Year at this 12 months’s Fashion Awards
She’s up towards Kaia Gerber, Winnie Harlow and sisters Gigi and Bella Hadid.
7. She was once born in Ladbroke Grove
She as soon as instructed Vogue he favorite position on the planet is at the settee at her ma and pa’s space.
eight. Her nickname is Woodge.
“My dad called me it, he always has and it just caught on. Woodgie or Woodge. Spelt W-O-O-D-G-E,” Adwoa instructed GLAMOUR.
nine. She’d like to enter performing
Adwoa instructed GLAMOUR: “Yes I would like to give acting a go, I studied it for a long time, I just want to make sure when I do it I am able to put in as much effort as I do with modelling. So it’s going to come with time, and making sure I’d give it the time. I want them to take me seriously. My dream actress to work with would be Amy Adams.”
10. She’s BFFs with Cara Delevingne
She joined Cara and pals in Mexico previous this 12 months for Cara’s birthday.