Fashion is incomplete without the models. When you see fashion on print media or on television or on the ramp, you always see fashion models sporting fashionable clothes and showcasing the designer clothes.
The models are hired by various fashion houses often on a contractual basis.
Naomi Campbell, Kate Moss, and Cindy Crawford are few of the leading models who are currently considered as supermodels. They have been associated with various eminent fashion houses and top designers across the world.
In fact, thanks to the craze of various online platforms like Insta and snap chat, the demand for fashion models has been on the rise.
The Insta Craze of Fashion Nova Models
The insta world has been buzzing for the last few years. This was founded in the year 2006 by Richard Saghian. The company started out with opening its first-ever store in the Panaroma Mall in Panorama City, Los Angeles.
They used to sell “inexpensive clubwear” that got them instant fame. In the last few years, they have also come up with their recent seasonal costume line targeting the Halloween season.
In the last 2 to 3 years the Fashion nova has emerged as one of the most searched fashion brands in Google. It is almost at par with other eminent brands like Gucci, Louis Vuitton, Supreme, and Chanel.
There are various models associated with Fashion Nova like Kara Del Toro, Janet Guzman, Marilyn Melo, Yodit Yemane and Tiffany Keller.
They also have special plus-size models for their plus-size collection. These models are ruling the Insta space. They are Ashley Graham, Chloe Marshall, Danika Brysha, Lexi Placourakis, Tabria Majors, Anita Marshall, Fluvia Lacerda, and Candice Huffine.
Tween fashion Models that are Ruling the Fashion Space
Now, when we are talking about models, the latest rage in the fashion scene is of tween fashion models. These models are targeting the fashion scene that is targeting the pre-teen or the tween age group.
This is the fashion range that is targeting the age group of 10 to 13 years of age. This targets the market segment of consumers who have not yet attained their teenage status.
There are various fashion houses that offer fashion solutions for the tween age group. These brands are Abercrombie & Fitch Kids, Aeropostle, Hollister Co, Massimo, American Eagle Outfitters, Brandy Melville, Uniglo, and Charlotte Russe and so on.
As per Vogue Kristina started as a tween model and is still scorching the ramp. Kristina Ruslanovna Pimenova is one of the most sought after models currently.
Teenage Fashion Models Ruling the Ramp
Another segment of fashion models who are ruling the ramp is the teenage fashion models. Now, this is the segment that is most sought after as the teenagers are known to be experimental with their clothes and fashion sense.
There are various leading fashion houses that specifically target this one segment alone.
A few of the leaders in this segment are Forever 21, Adidas, Victoria’s Secret, Hollister, Ralph Lauren, H & M, PacSun and Rue21 amongst many. These are some of the fashion houses that have catered to the aesthetics and fashion sense of this important segment of consumers.
These are the people who want to experiment with the way they look and the way they want to look. Their style is far more experimental and colorful.
Most of the top models have started their careers since they were teenagers. A few such names who have made a mark in the world of models and fashion are Kate Moss and Cindy Crawford.
Seeing the demand for teenage models, there are various modeling agencies across the globe that also cater to nurturing this particular segment like the IMG modeling agency, Elite modeling agency, Ford Model agency, DNA women management, Women management model agency, Wilhelmina models, Marilyn models and so on.
These are a few of the modeling agencies that are known to groom and support models who want to make a mark as teenage models.
The world of Insta is also abuzz with various kinds of Teenage models.
A few such names that have created a splash and niche for themselves are Olivia Jade who has as many as 1.2 million followers, Han Hyun Min who has 167 hundred followers, Suede Brooks who has as many as 789 thousand followers and is ruling the Youtube and Insta space, Madison Beer who has almost 12.2 million followers and so on.
Another such success teen model is Faith Schroder with an astounding 252 hundred followers worldwide. She is merely 17 years old but already considered to be a successful model and an aspiring actress.
Latest Rage amongst Models: Japanese Fashion Models
There is something about Japanese models that makes them appealing and almost perfect. Japanese people are known to be blessed with good hard, skin and figure. Their love for natural products and discipline in daily life is what makes them look so great.
It is certainly not a surprise that the model scene is bring ruled by various Japanese. They are successful and most of the top designers and fashion houses are known to work with them for a long period.
A few of the well-known and leading Japanese models are Meisa Kuroki, Kiko Mizuhara,Yukie Nakama, Masami Nagasawa,Keiko Kitagawa, Rila Fukoshima, Yuka Mannami, Misaki Ito,Nozomi Sasaki,Yui Aragaki, Rina Fukushi, Tao Okamoto, Kurara Chibana, Haruna Kawaguchi and so on.
There are various models that are ruling the fashion scene. These models are depicting the face and fashion of the world. In today’s world, there is also a lot of focus on plus-size models. These models help to balance out the skewed fashion world and make it more relatable.