Pakistani Blood Making Waves Outside
Those who have visited the Burberry’s website or surfed the internet must have seen the welcoming smile and big dreamy eyes of self-proclaimed “Brown Rapunzel”. This five-year-old Laila Naim is a British Pakistani girl who is first ever Pakistani girl to model for the British luxury fashion house Burberry.
Putting on a signature Burberry trench coat, her straight thick black hair neatly falling over her forehead and her big black eyes glistening, Laila features on Burberry’s website, making Pakistan proud.
Born on 8th of March 2010, she is living in London with her parents. Laila was signed on by a leading children’s modelling agency and caught the eye of the British luxury fashion house when her agents put her forward for a Burberry audition. So far Laila has worked on Burberry’s children Spring/Summer 2015 look book, their commercial and their winter 2015 campaign.
The five-year-old joins the likes of supermodels such as Cara Delevinge and Kate Moss who were in a recent campaign of the brand. English footballer David Beckham’s son Romeo Beckham recently made his modelling debut as the face of Burberry
Laila made her Ramp debut with a Pakistani designer, Ali Xeeshan. With all her innocence and sparkling smile she walked the ramp for Ali Xeeshan at the grand fashion event in London on June 11 at the Saatchi Gallery in Chelsea, London.