Dusky skin, liquid eyes and legs for days make Indian girls hot property on international runways. And these models have put India on the map with their quintessential beauty.
Homegirl: Neelam Gill
International debut: 20-year-old Neelam Gill made her catwalk debut at Burberry S/S 2014
Work: Besides being the first ever Indian to be cast in: Burberry Prorsum campaigns, she was also invited by Kanye West to walk in his Adidas show at NYFW 2014.
Homegirl: Bhumika Arora
Hood: Karnal, India
International debut: In February 2014, Bhumika walked her first international runway show at Paris Fashion Week for Dries Van Noten.
Work: The 27-year-old has has walked for Vera Wang, Balmain, Anna Sui, Marc Jacobs, Gareth Pugh, Bottega Veneta and Salvatore Ferragamo.
Homegirl: Natasha Ramachandran
Hood: Pune, India.
International debut: Natasha made her international debut at the NYFW A/W 2015 for Zimmermann and Misha Nonoo.
Work: She recently walked the ramp at the London Fashion Week S/S 2016 for Temperley, Palmer/Harding, Ashish, Rejina Pyo and Emilio De La Morena. She has also appeared in Harpers Bazaar China, Oob Paris, Dutch Glamour, Lucky Magazine NY, Grazia UK, Suitcase UK, Garage Magazine UK.
Homegirl: Pooja Mor
Hood: Bareilly, India
International debut: Pooja made her international debut at Louis Vuitton Cruise 2016.
Work: She has appeared in editorials for Vogue Italia, W Magazine, ID magazine, Dazed & Confused etc. Her shows this season in New York and Milan were for Givenchy, Lacoste, Victoria Beckham, Calvin Klein, Tory Burch, Narciso Rodriguez, Derek Lam, Jill Stuart, Dolce & Gabbana, Roberto Cavalli, Missoni, Sportmax and Gabriel Colangelo. She recently walked for Alexander McQueen, Stella McCartney and Elie Saab at the Paris FW S/S 16.
International debut: Ashika made her international debut in the United Colors of Benetton campaign in 2011.
Work: Ashika has been on the covers of Indian Vogue and Femina, and has appeared in editorials for Elle, Harpers Bazaar, Marie Claire, Vogue, and Femina. Pratt was also chosen to be a part of the 2010 Kingfisher Calendar. Additionally, she has also appeared in major beauty and fashion campaigns, including the likes of L’Oréal and Maybelline. She has also walked for Chanel Pre-fall 2012 show.
Hood: Pune, India
International debut: Rasika made her international debut with Smashbox Cosmetics campaign.
Work:She has also appeared in a Givenchy PR shoot, Koovs London, Sephora Canada, ASOS, Elle France, Grazia UK.
Homegirl: Monica Tomas
Hood: Ooty, India
International debut: Newest export and model of the moment. We can’t wait to see more of her!
Work: In her first six months in the industry, she has already appeared in Vogue India close to eight times, been on the cover of Elle India and Harpers Bazaar. She has also shot for Ritu Kumar, Chemistry, Banjanan, Koovs, Le Mill, Shyamal & Bhumika, Ossa, Jabong and Lenovo.
*Neelam Gill, Natasha Ramachandran, Monica Tomas, Rasika Navare and Ashika Pratt are represented by Anima Creative Management.