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Chanel Iman

Chanel Iman Robinson (born December 1, 1990) is an American model, known professionally as Chanel Iman. She is perhaps best known for her work as a Victoria's Secret model. Robinson was born in Atlanta, Georgia on December 1, 1990. She grew up in Los Angeles, California. She and her mother co-own "The Red Bag Boutique" in Los Angeles. Her mother is half Korean and half African American, and her father is African American. Robinson started modeling with Ford Models at the age of 13 as a child model in Los Angeles, California. She flew to New York in 2006 and won third place in Ford's Supermodel of the World contest. Shortly after, she signed on with the agency. In February and July 2007, Robinson she appeared on the cover of Teen Vogue, with Karlie Kloss and Ali Michael, photographed by Patrick Demarchelier, then in November 2009 she appeared on the cover again, this time with Jourdan Dunn. Robinson's other covers include Italian Elle, i-D, Dubai and Ukrainian Harper's Bazaar, Lula, Korean, Teen, and American Vogue. She has walked the runway for fashion houses and designers including Balenciaga, Versace, Yves Saint Laurent, and Stella McCartney. She has appeared in editorials for

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Holiday Victoria's Secret Models: Who'd You Rather?

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Victoria's Secret supermodels Lindsay Ellingson, Chanel Iman, Alessandra Ambrosio and Adriana Lima got into the holiday spirit at an event in NYC this week.Question is ...More Who'd you rather?… READ MORE >

Victoria's Secret Models: Who'd You Rather?

Victoria's Secret Models
Who'd You Rather?

Victoria's Secret superbabes Lily Aldridge, Erin Heatherton, Adriana Lima, Candice Swanepoel and Chanel Iman all rocked mini-dresses at the same event in NYC this week.Question is ...  READ MORE >

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