March 24, 2021
Our beautiful models for New York Fashion Week! These girls will represent Mila Hoffman Couture's new collection during NYFW in September, 2021.
Meeka Wojo is a ten year old from NY. One of the world’s most renowned tween supermodels, Meeka (aka Queen Meeka Wojo), is thrilled to bring her Mila Hoffman design to life this September. Meeka, an unique fashion model, began her career as a print model then quickly encompassed the catwalk, representing high-profile couture designers. Meeka’s prestigious career includes runway, print modeling, pageantry, performing, and writing anti-bullying books.
Marigold is 11 years old and lives in Canada. She is the Miss Junior Regal World 2020-21. She has walked in the Milan, Toronto, New York, Paris, and Vancouver Fashion Weeks. She is a 2019 Diana Award recipient and 2021 Alberta Council for Global Cooperation Top 30 under 30 award winner. Marigold is a Youth Ambassador for 1Girl and Apar Initiative. She is currently working with organizations to advocate for a Federal Commissioner for children and youth in Canada.
Ellie Anna Cromwell’s hobbies include: competition cheerleading, tumbling, acting, and modeling. She also loves promoting her own platform, Beauty Queen Granting Wishes, which helps provide children with critical illnesses dream vacations.
Damiana Dalleo is a creative and compassionate ten year old from Point Pleasant, New Jersey. She has the heart to serve her community, and has been presented with multiple Gold President's Volunteer Service Awards. Damiana is happiest when she is on set. To date, she has worked on various television shows, most notably Good Morning America. She is a competitive dancer studying the following: ballet, jazz, hip hop, and musical theatre. She is a member of the Point Pleasant Softball Association and Shore STX Field Hockey Club. Damiana first walked in New York Fashion Week for Season Six Project Runway Winner, Irina Shabayeva.
Skylar Marguerite is a fun-loving, eleven year old from the Philadelphia area. She has been featured in fashion magazines, booked in national media campaigns, and has walked the runway in NYFW. When Skylar isn't modeling, she can most likely be found out on the tennis court, deep sea marlin fishing with her Dad, or riding dirt bikes with her three older brothers.
Aubry Jones is a thirteen year old sixth grader from Missouri that loves animals and making the environment a better place. You can often find Aubry out walking around the neighborhood picking up trash. When she grows up she wants to own her own business. Her favorite subject in school is art, she also enjoys being in the library. She loves spending most of her time outside, going on walks, or playing catch. She can’t wait to walk in NYFW for a second time with Mila Hoffman.
London Williams is an eleven year old aspiring model from Texas. She has been modeling for about a year and a half. She enjoys being in front of the camera. London loves high fashion and hopes someday to be able to model for high fashion brands. When London grows up she is interested in a career in politics.
Katalina's smile can certainly light up a room. She is a truly happy nine year old girl. Despite all of her struggles, Katalina is filled with joy and definitely shares it with everyone that meets her. She amazes people by her by strength, courage, and tolerance. Katalina has been diagnosed with a rare incurable primary immune deficiency. Even though Katalina is often sick and hospitalized, she continues to follow her dreams of modeling, runway, and competing in pageants! Katalina is a Make a Wish ambassador and wants to help raise money to grant more wishes for other sick children. Katalina’s wish was granted in 2017 to go to Disney World. Katalina loves giving back to her community by volunteering at the following: Ronald McDonald house, at the American Red Cross blood drives, and doing all sorts of fundraisers for the Children’s hospital to make the children smile. Katalina is competing at International United Miss Nationals in July 2021 as New England Junior Preteen. She wants to let every kid know: it’s okay to be sick and follow your dreams because look at me - “ I’m following my dreams!” Katalina lights up on the runway and loves making new friends!
Anna Girtakovska is an almost nine year old super energetic, happy, and smiley girl. She has an amazing, strong, and fun personality. Anna is intelligent, creative, very friendly, and fast learner. She loves to dance, sing, and pose for pictures. Anna loves to use her imagination in everything she does. In her free time Anna enjoys riding her bike, scooter, and roller skates. She loves spending time with her friends and family, and wants to be a teacher when she grows up. She loves reading, drawing, and playing the piano. Anna is also fluent in English and Russian languages and wants to learn Spanish in near future.
Avery Byrnes is a 7 year old, 1st grader from Pennington, New Jersey. She spends her time practicing her tap, jazz, and ballet skills. Avery also keeps busy with gymnastics. She loves spending time with her little brother, and helps take care of the family dogs. She hopes to continue modeling, and become a veterinarian when she grows up. Avery has been a part of Model Me Photography since July 2019, shooting with many talented photographers and has been published in several magazines. She is currently represented by Click Models Philly. This will be Avery‘s first time walking at NYFW. She is so excited to walk for Mila Hoffman!
Isabell is an eleven year old from Kent, England. She has modeled several times at London Fashion week, and is thrilled to be modeling for her first time in New York with Mila Hoffman! Isabell’s passion is acting, and attending her performing arts class is the highlight of her week. She also enjoys cheerleading, swimming, girl guides, camping, and spending time with her friends. Isabell is half Australian and loves traveling there often so she can see her family. Isabell has two cats and two dogs, and hopes to become a vet when she is older.
Yuliana López is a twelve year old model, raised in South Texas. She is in the seventh grade. Her hobbies include: modeling, playing sports with her brothers, horse back riding, and -most importantly- fashion. One of her biggest accomplishments was becoming Miss Rio Grande Valley Pre-teen 2020. Her future ambition is to become a professional model and Miss USA. Yuliana’s career path is to become a Social Counselor and to help her community.
Mylah Skye (born 2008) is an American actress and model born in Maryland. At thirteen years old, Mylah has taken on diverse roles from Zombie, to teenage lead, and a co-lead in a feature film. She has been featured as a cover model for LV magazine, and has modeled for Kids Fashion Magazine, ALM Boutique and Magazine, Fox Simpsons 4d, an Amazon book series, and commercial advertisements such as real estate and pet adoption. In 2020, Mylah started working with Bodyguards Against Bullying to help bring awareness to bullying and cancer. Mylah is so very excited to attend NYFW, and walk the runway for Mila Hoffman Couture. Mylah strives to have the opportunity to work with The Walt Disney Company, CBS The Bold and the Beautiful, and become a published model.
Carlyn Hugh Culver is from Arlington, TN (Memphis area). Carlyn is my little spitfire; -named after my grandpa (Hugh)- she's my test-you, no-limits, go big or go home, girl. Carlyn made her presence known the moment she was born, and she hasn't held back since. She started dance at the age of 18 months with her big sister with the fabulous Beth Cross Babb; and, performed her first stage performance at age 2. She walked her first runway with NYFW at age 3. Since, she hasn't looked back. She has big goals and dreams. She will tell you that when she grows up she WILL be a Dallas Cowboy Cheerleader and a doctor, although she's not quite sure what her specialty will be. She loves dressing up and being a girly girl but make no mistake, she is the first one to roll around in the mud or jump in the seat of her daddy's tractor. This little girl is going to go far and do big things and she will make her name known.
Sophie is an eight year old with a big personality. She signed with an agency in New York at the age of 4. She has appeared in editorials for different fashion magazines. She has walked the runway in several fashion shows. She looks forward to traveling to New York every year for the fashion week. She enjoys meeting new people everywhere she goes. Aside from modeling, Sophie loves swimming, Irish danceing, four-wheeling, listening to music, and spending time with her family and friends. Photo Credit: The Butterfly Photography
Faith is a sixteen year old living in the Memphis, TN area. She loves walking in New York Fashion Week with Mila! She feels like a Queen in her dresses! Faith enjoys modeling with friends and new people! Just as she enjoys modeling with new people, Faith loves meeting new people, though you might have to help her come out of her shell a little. Faith will be featured on the Supermodels Unlimited Billboards during New York Fashion Week in September. Faith is in a culinary class in school learning to cook all types of meals. She loves to reading, drawing, listening to music, taking pictures, being with friends and family, and spending time with her dogs Khloe, Nugget, and Coco.
Ashley Zarate is an eighteen year old who has always loved being in front of the camera. She has danced since she was two and has enjoyed her time with Midland Festival Ballet for different productions including the Nutcracker in Midland, Tx from the age of seven. She decided to hang up her pointe shoes at fifteen to join her high school varsity dance team. Ashley is currently part of the class of 2021 MOD Squad with Kiki’s Photography where she was published in The Best of 2020 Icon Edition Senior Muse Magazine. She has always dreamed of modeling in New York, and is ecstatic to walk at New York Fashion Week for the first time in September. Ashley’s favorite things to do are photoshoots, makeup, and shopping. She hopes to one day become a famous model.
Madeleine is a seventeen year old from Portsmouth, England. Madeleine has modeled in many fashion shows; starting from the 2017 Walk the Walk in Portsmouth, the two trips to London for the Cancel Cancer Africa, and then doing London Fashion Week and the House of Ikons twice. She is very excited for her first trip to New York to walk for Mila Hoffman in the New York Fashion Week. Madeleine is a performer and has taken part in local pantomimes and plays. She studies acting for TV stage and screen at South Downs College. Madeleine’s hobby is fashion designing and spends a lot of her spare time drawing designs and making outfits.
Olivia Wise is a fifteen-year-old freshman from Springfield Missouri. She enjoys competing on a six worlds competitive cheer team and doing pageants. Olivia is an active member in her community, where she was nominated for the youth leadership award for her countless hours of volunteer work with her platform LIV - Local Impact Volunteering. Olivia hopes to pursue cheer and fashion design in college.
Isabella Madison Stroman is thirteen years old. She also goes by Bella. She always has had an interest in fashion and modeling. Due to the recent pandemic, she has been able to follow her dreams in front of the camera. She brings her energy and passion to every project. Bella aspires to become a world-wide known model. She has been working with Debi Lou Modeling Agency and several photographers. She has been published in the IT Model Magazine Top 50 for January 2021. The photographer of the photo was Roland Sanchez. Her other interests include volleyball, basketball, cheerleading, and hanging out with family and friends.
September 23, 2021