The brand new era of fashions and the icons of the previous joined forces in a robust method this week, as Imaan Hammam and Iman Abdulmajid graced the quilt of this month’s Vogue Arabia, side-by-side. The 2 wore contrasting black-and-white appears to be like together with tall silk turbans and feather bodices: Imaan in a white headpiece with black feathers and Iman Abdulmajid within the reverse. Whereas the attire they donned is from Anthony Vaccarello’s Saint Laurent, the turbans are courtesy of Brooklyn-based designer Nnenna Stella and her firm The Wrap Life.
The publication shared one among three covers on Instagram, writing: “Two generations of icons unite for the anniversary difficulty of Vogue Arabia, with not one, however three covers.” It’s the first birthday for this worldwide model of Vogue. They go on to clarify, “With life stories deeply rooted in the Arab world, @imaanhammam and @the_real_iman are the perfect cover stars for the bumper March issue.” This difficulty is, as they shared on Instagram, their largest one to-date.
Imaan Hammam is a 21-year-old mannequin of Egyptian and Moroccan descent who was really born in Amsterdam. She was found at Amsterdam’s Central Station when she was 13 and is now a world-renowned promoting, editorial, and runway mannequin. Not solely has she walked in reveals for the likes of Givenchy, Chanel, and Victoria’s Secret (to call just a few), however she was additionally one of many much-discussed fashions who confirmed off her stretch marks in Attract just last year. On her Instagram web page, she celebrated the difficulty writing: “MOM MY DREAM CAME TRUE!!! IMAN AND IMAAN!”
Iman wants little introduction as this 62-year-old mannequin is among the most iconic supermodels in trend historical past. She led the best way for all who adopted, together with the various fashions of coloration who’ve adopted the trail that she blazed. She’s walked in reveals for almost each trend home and continues to be an inspiration to fashions world wide.
What a approach to have a good time the primary anniversary of this new Vogue sister. In the event you’re loving this cowl as a lot as we’re, run out and get yours now — it’s certain to be a collector’s merchandise earlier than lengthy.