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Monday, February 09, 2009

Fun Black Fashion Fact: Veronica Webb

Did you know??
Veronica Webb was the first black model to land a major cosmetics contract.
A Detroit native, Veronica was spotted on the streets of New York City by a makeup artist. Her modeling career took off from there, as she soon became a spokes model for Revlon, walked for Chanel, Alaia, and Todd Oldham, and appeared on the covers of Vogue, Elle, and Essence.

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A gifted writer and television personality, Webb was editor-at-large of Interview Magazine, a columnist for Paper magazine, and a co-host on Bravo's Tim Gunn's Guide to Style.
Keep up with her current projects on her website www.veronicawebbisode.com.
~Vuitton

1 comments:

Tedra said...

Actually, Gretta Monahan replaced Veronica Webb for the second season of the show.