By Calynn M. Lawrence
When you think of a fashion model, more than often you think of a female. Probably because females make up the majority of fashion models around the world. But, That does not mean that we should overlook the male model’s who have made a name for themselves and proven to be tried and true. This article is going to update you on 5 of the hottest male models on the scene!
This gorgeous Ivorian male model stands at an impressive 6 foot 2 and has a rock solid physique. He is understandably known for his chiseled cheeks and deep set eyes that are overwhelmingly mysterious. He has booked campaign this year with Dolce & Gabbana, John Elliott, & Armani Exchange, numerous editorial appearances, and a host of shows. His never ending talents give him the title of a male supermodel and he certainly lives up to it with his highly diversified portfolio.
ABEL VAN OEVEREN
Abel may be new on the scene but this Dutchman does not fall short of wowing his audience with his angular features and fit body! The fashion industry has urged its viewers to be aware of his presence as he is rapidly and violently sweeping the fashion world by storm. His numerous runway appearances have led into him loanding various campaigns this year such as Paul & Joe and Neil Barrett, and major editorials in the latest issues of Vogue Hommes International and VMAN.
With his soulful aura and youthful vibe, Jackson Hale gives off a very serene and sultry appeal! With glowing skin and curly dark hair, he stands out as different and transcends race. He has been in runway shows from Topman, Burberry Prorsum, and Alexander McQueen to Kenzo, Lanvin, and Patrik Ervell. He also had the honor of being the only male model in last fall’s Balmain ads alongside Cara Delevingne, Jourdan Dunn, and Binx Walton. This only added to his already rising career. ON top of that, he is even a photography student. This way he will not onlyt know how to work magic before the lense but behind it as well.
HAO YUN XIANG
Although Asian male models have indeed been on the rise, very few of them compare to the works of Hao Yun Xiang. He is recognized for his square-jawed, manly appearance. This has led to walking the runway for many hot designers such as Calvin Klein, Dolce & Gabbana, J.Crew, Raf Simons, and Hermès, as well as consistent work for the burgeoning menswear magazine market in his home country China. He also has done work for China’s GAP and Lane Crawford.
This divine specimen has been a hit since his 2011 break through campaign with Burberry. . Since then he has been working consistently with the brand as well as branching off to other household names such as Tommy Hilfiger and Gap ads. This smooth flow of work reveals that talent and a beautiful aesthetic gets you far if you pursue it.
These male models are all of equal talent and they each have made their mark on the industry! Taking the time to acknowledge them, and admire them 😉 is only fair!