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Neelam Gill is soon going to become a household name.

She has recently been in the news for being the first Indian model to appear in a Burberry ad campaign and needless to say it’s quite an achievement!

Her campaign with Burberry championed her Indian skin and thus began the journey to stardom for this dusky goddess.

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And now for the big news – Ms. Gill has been chosen to be the new ambassador for Abercrombie & Fitch, and it is rocking our worlds for many reasons.

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Abercrombie & Fitch have been pretty infamous for the lack of diversity among it’s models, but they claim to be evolving and Neelam is certainly a bold step towards doing that.

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She has dominated the runways for top fashion houses like Dior, GAP and Kanye West. And now she is all set to be the “something new” A&F have been waiting for.

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A retailer reported that as part of the changes at Abercrombie & Fitch, they are projecting a “modern, minimalist look, higher quality, and less sexual imagery.”

Gill is surpassing multiple boundaries – those of gender, race and class – and redefining the modelling industry with her success.

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She still however has a long way to go and we wish her all the success she deserves!

Wherever her journey might take her, this country of a billion will be right there cheering for her!

Go Girl!!!

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