Her name is mentioned just as much backstage as it is among front row editors. adut akech, the 18 year old, born in a refugee camp in kenya and who’s lived in australia since the age of seven, has become the unforgettable top model this season. two memorable moments which enhanced her career: her exclusivity for saint laurent in summer 2017 and chanel’s bride during their haute couture show this july.her rounded lips, short hair and perfect traits make her one of the most demanded models at the moment. she reminds us of alek wek and the actress lupita nyong’o due to her presence and aura. her instagram account constantly attracts more and more fans.throughout fashion month, we saw her everywhere. she walked for the biggest brands and impressed us with her feather helmet for dries van noten, her sweet pink dress for moschino and her very chic allure for valentino.