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Alexion Ann-Marie Mcdonald ready to dominate

Published:Monday | November 2, 2015 | 11:00 AM
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Following on the global success of Tami Williams and Kai Newman, Saint International is releasing another budding star on the world in the form of 17-year-old Alexion Ann-Marie Mcdonald.

Here is a little about the young model who is certainly one to watch.

How were you discovered?

AAM: I confidently emailed Saint International as that is the agency I wanted to be with.

Where exactly in Jamaica are you from?

AAM: St Elizabeth (Bull Savanna).

How many siblings do you have?

AAM: Twelve; seven brothers and five sisters.

Favourite musician?

AAM: Taylor Swift.

Favourite colour?

AAM: Purple.

Favourite food?

AAM: Jerked chicken.

What was your experience in the Fashion Face of the Caribbean?

AAM: It was amazing. A lot of hard work. I had to learn to walk in high heels for the first time. Mr Peters is a hard taskmaster and he pushed me hard, but I am really happy he did. He is a great model trainer. I actually was a bit nervous when I had to meet all those agencies, but overall, it was a good experience.

Which Jamaican designers are among your favourite?

AAM: Kurt Campbell, Gregory Williams, Neah-Lis, Kadian Nicely and Andre Shirley.

Which international model do you admire?

AAM: My Saint International sister, Tami Williams.

Which fashion market will you love to visit (that you haven't been to before)?

AAM: Paris, Paris, Paris!

What do you miss about Jamaica when you travel?

AAM: The food.

What's the best thing that has happened to you since you started travelling as a model?

AAM: Being able to meet new and amazing people each time.

What advice would you give to young persons who have always wanted to be a model?

AAM: Always believe in yourself and get an agent like Deiwght Peters of Saint International. I couldn't have asked for a better agent who understands the business and can guide me.