New Face, Gabrielle Marshall, dreams of modeling for Balmain, Paris. Standing at 5’9, this Reidsville-native is currently obsessed with self-care.
Q & A
Agency, if any: Not signed (YET)
Where were you born? Reidsville, NC
Ethnicity: African-American and Bajan
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Favorite things: I love trying out new restaurants and traveling!
What music are you listening to at the moment? Love songs get me through the day, so my playlist is full of songs by Victoria Monèt & Tamar Braxton.
Favorite movie, tv-show: Selena is one of my favorite movies of all time! As for my favorite tv show, I would have to say Riverdale!!!
Favorite designer, fragrance, or beauty product: I’m obsessed with Michael Costello’s designs, and I hope to have my future wedding dress designed by him *fingers crossed*.
My fav fragrance is Juicy Couture! As for beauty, my two favorite brands are Caudalie & Dermalogica!
What would you be doing if you weren’t modeling? I’m currently working in the Apparel & Footwear industry to develop strong business acumen while pursuing modeling on the side until my modeling career takes off full-time.
What’s something uncool that you love anyway? I honestly enjoy going to Bible study. I thrive off gaining revelation through scriptures & my relationship with God continues to grow stronger as I stay committed to learning more about Him.
What’s the best thing about your hometown/country? The peacefulness I feel when I come home is the best thing about being from the country!
Place you would love to visit? The next countries on my list are Greece, Morocco & Thailand!
Which brand would you like to model? I would love to work with Balmain!
Favorite modeling experience so far? I was featured in Belk’s Holiday Campaign last December as one of their Belk Model Search winners! I had an amazing time on set with the photographer, artists/stylists, and creative director!
What are some of your challenges as a model? The biggest challenge for me is simply being new to the industry and building relationships with the right people.
Your favorite feature? Hmmm, definitely my legs!
Currently, you’re obsessed with or about? I’m currently obsessed with self-care. Over the last few years, I have learned the importance of nurturing my mind, body, and spirit. Monthly facials, wax appointments, and getting lost in fiction books are all vital components of my self-care routine.
Three words that best describe you as a person? Adventurous. Optimistic. Resilient.
Any shoutouts? Shoutout to my parents! Shoutout to my brothers, Donnell and Jacob! And of course, shoutout to my best friend/sister/my A1, Catherine!
Featured Image Clothing:
Bodysuit • Paradise Ranch Designs
Pant • Kindom
Photography/Makeup/Wardrobe Stylist: Jerris Madison
Photography/Makeup/Wardrobe Stylist: @jerrismogul, Model, New Face @simply_gabrielle wearing @millionaireredefined (belt), @theparkshowroom (faux fur), @pedroshoes_official (handbag), @macys (socks), @thaliasodicollection (earrings/bracelet), Heels (Model’s own).