Nigerian Model, Mayowa Nicholas has done it again! This time she features as the first ever Nigerian model featured in a Dolce & Gabbana Fall Winter 2016 campaign.
Mayowa won the Elite Model look competition in September 2014 when she was just 16.
Her debut to the international scene was her feature on Vogue Italia, after which she walked at the Paris Haute Couture 2015, Milan Fall Ready to wear 2015, Paris Fall ready to wear 2015, walking for notable designers such as Hermes, Balmain, to mention a few. She got nominated by vogue for best cat walk for Paris fashion week 2016 amongst other top models such as Kendall Jenner.
For the Dolce & Gabbana campaign the brand focuses on the Italian theme for its fall-winter 2016 campaign photographed on location in the Naples, Italy’s cobblestone streets.
Franco Pagetti was the photographer behind the shoot to capture the advertisements on the city street while the locals, Mayowa Nicholas alongside Bianca Balti, Leila Goldkuhl, Sasha Kichigina, and Cong He were the models for a series of energetic images.
From embroidered coats to bold and vibrant prints, the images serve a vibrant portrait of Italy. Have a look at the pictures below;
Mayowa isn’t humble about it, she shares the news via instagram as a Major Moment!