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10 Top Dominican Models
Brazilians are so yesterday. This new posse of Quisqueyanos is lighting up runways from New York to Hong Kong.
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Ranked 26th on models.com’s list of the top 50 female models in the world, Arlenis has already landed on the cover of over a dozen magazines, including Time Style & Design, Latina and numerous Vogues all around the world.

"I wanted to be a journalist, but my family suggested that I should try modeling."

Source: Fernando Santos & Victor Nicolás



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(Fernando Santos & Victor Nicolás)

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Gemmy Alcantara

She started her modeling career in 2009 and is signed with Elite Model Management. 

"I would tell little girls that want to become models that they should not be afraid of the unknown. You never know what we're capable of until we try!"

 

(SHAMAYIM Fotografia )

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Nilda Adames

One of the new faces at Next Model Management.

(Fernando Santos & Victor Nicolás )

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Patricio Quiñonez

He started his modeling career this year, but Patricio already has worked for Emporio Armani and Givenchy.

"The hardest thing about being a model has been going to castings and not understanding the language, and not being able to know what the people think."

(Courtesy of: Re-Quest Model Management)

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Rose Cordero

Just 18 years old, Rose debuted at the fall Burberry show in Milan in 2009, and also walked for Max Mara, Francesco Scognamiglio and Louis Vuitton in Milan and Paris. She's also been featured on the cover of French Vogue.

(photographed by Driu + Tiago)

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Chana Domínguez

This young, freckled-face Dominican model is known for her daunting stare and long black hair. 

(Fernando Santos & Victor Nicolás )

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Rene Rodríguez

He has worked for Gucci, United Colors of Benetton and Lacoste.

"Modeling is a hard job. As any other, it has pros and cons; nothing is perfect. It requires a high level of maturity and a strong sense of commitment to success in the industry. It's more than beauty; it's strength."

(Courtesy of: Re-Quest Model Management)

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Yaris Cedaño

This beauty has been featured in the Neiman Marcus catalogue and did the Sephora's Get-the-Look for Halloween 2010.

(Photographed by Alejandro Brito)

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Roza Gough

This veteran runway model has been in the Emporio Armani, Agatha Ruiz de la Prada, Albino, Barbie, Behnaz Sarafpour, Carla Carini, Christian Siriano, Debora Sinibaldi, and featured in Project Runway, to name a few.

(SHAMAYIM Fotografia)

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Keith Hernández

He has worked for American Eagle Outfitters, and even landed the cover of Vogue Japan.

"The hardest thing about being a model is following a strict diet during fashion week. You have to be disciplined."

(Courtesy of: Re-Quest Model Management)

10 Top Dominican Models

Brazilians are so yesterday. This new posse of Quisqueyanos is lighting up runways from New York to Hong Kong.

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