Kaitlin French, born December twenty ninth, 1995 is a trend mannequin and influencer initially from Brooklyn at the moment dwelling in Baltimore. Coming from a decent knit household with 2 sisters and 1 brother,she was fairly totally different. She bought teased like many different little youngsters however being round her fashionista extra seasoned sister, she has repeatedly had a pointy curiosity in trend, however by no means felt sure sufficient and like many by no means actually knew the place to start. She all the time had a closet filled with designer garments and purses and would repeatedly play costume up in her closet.
As she bought older she watched America’s Subsequent Prime Mannequin, which additionally impressed her. She didn’t actually begin modeling till she was 20 and met a photographer from ModelMayhem.com for a photoshoot. After posting these photos online, her social media presence took off and she or he had small firms and extra photographers messaging to collaborate. She additionally had the chance to take part in Durham Style Week due to a household good friend and clothes designer (Shavonne Brown). Now she solely does paid work. Her subsequent step is discovering illustration. Like several profession, changing into a profitable mannequin takes quite a lot of dedication and arduous work and Kaitlin is prepared for the whole lot that comes.
COVID 19 has been a tragedy for tens of millions, Kaitlin included. She and her fiancé misplaced their jobs on the very begin and for some time it was very arduous for them. She nonetheless continued to attempt and work her hardest at modeling all whereas going to high school (just about) to develop into a nurse. “Some Photographers canceled all collectively however the ones that also selected to shoot adopted security protocols: we wore masks when not taking pictures, saved our distance and I used to be solely allowed to carry one particular person.” -Kaitlin.
She all the time introduced her fiancé, who may be very supportive and goes together with her to each shoot. Many modeling firms selected to do digital open calls and lots of cancelled open calls all collectively. Modeling from a bodily perspective is all in regards to the look and being a black girl with tattoos already makes it arduous, however her persona shines shiny like a diamond.
“I’ve so much deliberate in my head for this upcoming yr however manifesting is just step one. I bought some folks flying me out for photoshoots and I hope to search out appropriate illustration to take me to the following stage.”-Kaitlin French.