Thursday, January 17, 2013
Nick Verreos on Good Morning America discussing "Catwalk War" --story on French supermodel Constance Jablonski and her former agency's lawsuit
Model Constance Jablonski at the 2011 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show
Of course, she's known for being a so-called "Victoria's Secret" model--because she's modeled in several of their UBER fabulous fashion shows (2010, 2011, and 2012). Constance has also done runway for Dior, Gucci, Donna Karan, Yves Saint Laurent, Alexander McQueen...to name but a few. She has also landed all the top fashion and beauty campaigns, including D & G, Donna Karan, Burberry, Topshop, H & M and Estee Lauder:
Model Constance Jablonski on Estee Lauder ad
Models Joan Smalls (left) Liu Wen (right) and Constance Jablonski (center), Estee Lauder Campaign
What's the ESCANDALO? She's been sued--for $3.3 million--by her former agency, Marilyn Model Management. They say she violated a three-year contract with Marilyn when she left to seek representation with DNA Model Management--a competing model agency. The founder of Marilyn, Marilyn Gauthier--as well as many of the top bookers--left the agency she founded and, from the looks of it, then Constance followed. Who knows where this will end. As a result, ABC's Good Morning America was doing a story on the subject and contacted me to get a fashion angle from a designer. I was happy to oblige. We taped the interview last night from my NIKOLAKI design studio in LA...
Click Below for the Video that aired this morning on Good Morning America/GMA: