1.) NBC News: Four Afro-Dominican models appear on historic cover of Vogue Latin America + Vogue Mexico


Vogue Latin America revealed the cover of its September issue, and on it were four Black Dominican women: Licett Morillo, Manuela Sánchez, Annibelis Baez and Ambar Cristal. The article shares how the models are making history with their work in the modeling industry, and why the magazine is celebrating them. (Thanks Kori Hale for the submission!)

"Zarzuela was the first Dominican model to open a Louis Vuitton show and the second black model to do so this year. Morillo was the first woman of color to close a Prada show in 2018. Baez has walked for some formidable fashion brands including Dior Haute Couture, Kenzo, and Lanvin and Sánchez has walked in shows for Fendi, Valentino, Louis Vuitton, Prada, Dior and Versace."


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