International undies giant Victoria’s Secret has introduced today’s leggy beauty to earn their Angel wings and she or he’s a self-confessed goof ball from Worksop.
Twenty-9-year-vintage Alexina Graham is most effective the second one British model to be given the top tier fame on the style agency and the primary ever natural redhead.
A former Valley Comprehensive School student, Alexina made her modeling debut in Burberry’s Spring 2009 Campaign and became an immediate achievement, taking place to stroll the runway for the likes of MaxMara, Brandon Maxwell, Balmain, Jean Paul Gaultier, Giorgio Armani, and Zimmerman.
She made her first appearance for Victoria’s Secret at its 2017 style display in Shanghai, earlier than walking in closing yr’s New York display and taking pictures the logo’s advertising with Russell James and Jerome Duran.
She discovered her new status as an Angel in a YouTube video, which has been watched almost 2 hundred,000 times.
Larking approximately in a mocked-up bedroom, Alexina, who now lives in NYC but travels returned to see her mum, step-dad, 1/2-sister and nephew and niece in north Nottinghamshire as regularly as feasible, says: “People now need to realize what the lady is like in the back of the canvas.
“I’m from England. The hair’s a huge a part of me, that is my large personality in my hair; the fiery aspect taking place.
“I’m just being me particularly. Maybe every so often it really is too goofy however that’s what I’m like.
“When you first meet a woman they suppose you’re something which you’re not however then they recognize, yeah, she’s OK, she’s like no longer terrible.”
The model opened up more about this in an interview with Glamour wherein she discovered she turned into bullied for her looks like a baby.
“Like maximum redheads ,I did get bullied at school because we simply stand out. I become this thin little, geeky component with no boobs but now I actually have embraced it like a lady. Having pink hair is now a powerful part of my identity,” she advised the mag.
Posting a display screen shot of the object on her respectable Instagram web page, wherein 553,000 people follow her, she commented: “Haters are going to hate however bet what, it best makes them depressing.
“Be strong round haters, they don’t need to be a part of your lifestyles. Ignore them and block them out. Keep being you and don’t change yourself for anybody!
“Be assured. Don’t concentrate on any bad feedback that all of us has to mention about you. Be an effective lady or guy, regardless of what! Be type to human beings continually, smile at humans and kill them with kindness.”