Our beautiful models for New York Fashion Week! These girls will represent Mila Hoffman Couture's new collection during NYFW in February, 2020.
Amaree is a junior in High school. She lives in Wichita, Kansas where she will graduate in 2021 from East High school.
She has been in pageants since she was 3 and began modeling at 16. She has since walked for multiple designers in LAFW, NYFW, Atlanta fashion week, as well as Dallas, and hopes to make it big one day doing print!
Her passion in life is animals. She plans to join the military when she graduates and go into the nursing field. When she gets out she wants to finish her schooling and become a veterinarian.
“Our pictures are our footprints, it’s the best way to tell people we were here!” by Joe McNally is her favorite quot.
Photo by - Warren Anderson
From pageants to fashion runways, Lucia Marie Ruiz has a passion for modeling. Hailing from a small town on the Texas-Mexico border, Palmhurst, Texas, 5 year old Lucia loves dressing up in the latest kids fashion.
She has modeled for both print and runway, but this is the first year that she will be modeling at New York Fashion Week.
She is the current South Texas Princess Hostess and has won numerous awards for Most Photogenic. Lucia has modeled for and was selected as the face of Bebe Bou, a local children’s boutique in McAllen, Texas. Lucia enjoys working with photographers and agencies that have a creative approach. She brings lots of energy and passion for modeling to every project that she works on.
Lucia also enjoys performing and competing in ballet, soccer, and swimming. She has been performing in a local production of the Nutcracker since the age of 3 and looks forward to reprising her roles this year.
Photo by - Roland Sanchez Photography
Addie is a spunky, fun loving 10 year old. She’s into cheerleading and tumbling, she is currently on a junior level 6 team. Addie models for Rebel Athletic which is a cheer brand clothing line. In her free time she enjoys going outside to play and going to Disney World.
Addison is a huge animal lover. She can’t wait to travel and hopes to visit Paris. Addie has ambitions to be a veterinarian. She’s so excited for her first NYFW experience!
Photo by - Brittany Brownlow
Jaedyn Dhaenens, a 14 year old experienced model, singer, and actress. She has walked in New York Fashion Week 4 times and LAFW 3 times. She lives in Washington State and loves to travel.
She is the youngest of 4 siblings, and the only girl. She is an Aunt to two little girls and a little boy.
She loves the outdoors and summer. She also competed for the title of Miss Washington Teen and made it to the Semi- Finalists ( top 15), Along that journey she was interviewed on the news about the pageant and what it’s like being involved in that.
Photo by - Aaron HX
Hawley Herbert is 10 years old. She enjoys photography, painting, drawing and sewing.
She lives at home with her two sisters, brother and mom and dad.
Hawley likes riding her bike with friends and spending time with her family. One day she hopes to be a fashion designer.
Photo by - Kristina
Maddie is a 15 year old from Centerville, Iowa. She started dancing at the age of 3 and competitive dance at the age of 6. She takes all styles of dance including lyrical, jazz, contemporary, ballet, and hip hop. Throughout the years she has won numerous awards and scholarships while attending competitions and conventions. She has been a National Champion as a soloist and with her duet and group dances.
She has always loved modeling for the camera since a young age but did her first NYFW in February of 2017. Since then she has walked for numerous designers at NYFW in September and February the past few years. She was chosen to close the show for a brand at LAFW in March of 2018 and had the honor of wearing a custom made wedding gown. At September NYFW 2019 she walked for numerous designers and closed the show for one of the brands.
Maddie has been featured in numerous magazines and has been on the cover of one. She is a featured model for swimwear and athletic wear brand and loves walking the runway with Maxine.
Maddie loves steak, fountain Pepsi, dessert (it is the first thing she looks at on the menu when we go out to eat), McDonalds french fries, and corn on the cob.
She enjoys drawing and painting, fashion (especially the shopping part), spending time with friends and family, and playing with her dogs. She loves inspiring others and being a great role model to younger dancers and models and is very thankful for all of the opportunities she has been given. One of the things she loves most about modeling and dance is all of the traveling she has gotten to do while doing what she loves and cannot wait to see where this journey she is on takes her.
Photo by - Warren Anderson
Elyse M is a spunky, kind hearted 5 year old who takes her work very seriously. During the holiday season, her pageant duties keep her incredibly busy with appearances and volunteering, but you can also find her in front of the camera working as a feature model for several local designers. When she's not working, you can look for Elyse at the softball diamond with her team, practicing for The Nutcracker performance at the dance studio, or reading books with her school's Spanish Immersion class.
2019 blessed Elyse with incredible opportunities, including several state pageant titles, having a dress named after her, and being able to walk in her first New York Fashion Week! She is incredibly excited for the chance to walk for Mila Hoffman again, this time kicking off what is sure to be an even better 2020.
Photo by - Warren Anderson