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Dark skinned Model of the Week 

Model Nicole Atieno (Nicole Horrion)

Born in 1997 in Kisumu, Kenya 

  • She was born in Kenya in 1997 but moved to Dresden, Germany with her mother in 2011
  • At the age of 15, her mother, a former model got her to do a photo shoot to launch her modeling career as a birthday gift 
  • From the shoot she participated in a modeling competition where she ranked in the top 20, and got a contract on the spot from renowned model agent Alexander Kern
  • Nicole has been hired by Dior, Gucci, Calvin Klein, Jill Sander, Prada, Bottega Veneta, Just Cavalli and many more 
  • She has been booked by Gucci three times in a row for three different campaigns 
  • In 2016, a blog named her the most beautiful woman in Dresden
  • She modeled for Harper’s Bazaar in Gucci, and is seen in an editorial of Vogue Japan Manged by Wilhelmina New York, Supreme Management, Women Management Milan, Wilhelmina London, Uno Models and IMM Models
  • Hired to do the 2017 Gucci pre-fall show
  • Currently lives in between New York City and Germany 
  • Her IG: @nicoleatieno