Liya Kebede is the First Model of Color to Cover Vogue Paris Since 2010

Joanna Elizabeth


Published April 13, 2015

Liya Kebede lands Vogue Paris May 2015 cover
Liya Kebede lands Vogue Paris May 2015 cover

The May 2015 issue of Vogue Paris marks the first time a model of color has been featured on the magazine since 2010. Liya Kebede who is a L’Oreal Paris spokesmodel wears a psychedelic jumpsuit from Christian Dior’s spring 2015 Haute Couture collection with a curly hairstyle in the image captured by Inez & Vinoodh. Recently, Vogue UK also made headlines by putting Jourdan Dunn on its cover–making her the first solo black cover girl in twelve years.

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