With Fashion Month right around the corner, now is the perfect time to brush up on your knowledge of black models on the runway. Alongside supermodels we know and love like Naomi Campbell, emerging black models from all over the globe are making their mark on the fashion industry.
And we’re not just talking about the ‘Yonce girls: Jourdan Dunn, the first black model to cover Vogue UK in 12 years, Joan Smalls, 2012 model of the year, and Chanel Iman. There are fresh faces whom you may have never heard of that are quietly blazing runways the world over. Check out 15 black models that should be on your radar this season.