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Kenza Fourati On Her Career and Vogue Arabia Cover

Tunisian-French model Kenza Fourati is one of Vogue Arabia’s October 2017 cover stars, alongside Hanaa Ben Abdesslem, Afef Jnifen, and Farida Khelfa. The 30-year-old, who recently gave birth to a baby girl in March has all of the hallmarks of a top model. With her intense gaze, six-foot figure, and otherworldly beauty, Fourati has captivated designers and photographers throughout her 15-year-long career, landing on the runways of prestigious fashion houses such as Giorgio Armani, Céline, Valentino, and Vivienne Westwood, as well as the pages of international Vogue’s. And when she wasn’t racking up an impressive client list, Fourati was busy making history as the first Muslim model to appear in a Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue in 2011. In conversation with Vogue Arabia editor-in-chief Manuel Arnaut, the October cover star reflects on her stellar career, proudest moments thus far, and offers advice to aspiring young models. Watch the interview in the video ahead.

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