StyleBible Preview

Model of the Moment: Akiko Abad

Meet this fresh-faced 19-year old who wants to be Gigi Hadid for a day.
Model of the Moment: Akiko Abad Meet this fresh-faced 19-year old who wants to be Gigi Hadid for a day.

Akiko Abad has a face worthy of a double take. She may be petite, but her pout packs quite a stylish punch. As part of our Girls of Summer feature this month, get to know Akiko a little more in this short but sweet Q&A.

Who’s your number one model girl crush/inspo and why? 

My number one model inspo is Kate Moss. She's shorter than the average model by many inches and even with a boy-like body, she made all her flaws her assets. I love her confidence, how she looks pretty without makeup, and even more beautiful with full on makeup. She's like a chameleon. She can look girly and sweet in one photo and fierce in the next. She sure knows how to work the camera! I also love her sense of style. 

Your ultimate dream modeling gig? 

My ultimate dream is to be on the cover of a high fashion magazine like Preview or Harper's Bazaar. lt would also be a huge honor if I modeled for the campaigns of some of my fave international brands, like Topshop, Mango or Guess. No dream is too big! Which is why I believe that if you have a dream, chase it, make it real and work hard for it. 

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW
CONTINUE READING BELOW
Recommended Videos

What summer trends are you excited to wear this season? 

My go-to summer outfit would be a romper, sandals and hat. I like wearing rompers 'cause it's a one piece outfit and can be very comfy and chic. It's the perfect outfit for hot weather.

Do you have a summer closet staple?  

My summer closet staples would be denim shorts, a bikini, and a pair of sunnies. I love wearing denim shorts because they match with almost anything. It's my everyday go-to outfit.

Read more about Akiko in our April issue here

Related Stories from Preview.ph

Hey, Preview readers! Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Tiktok, and Twitter to stay up to speed on all things trendy and creative. We’ll curate the most stylish feed for you!

Read More On This Topic
COMMENTS