Slick Woods, actual title Simone Thompson, has turn into an unstoppable drive. She first received her begin when fellow mannequin Ash Stymest noticed her at a Los Angeles bus cease on the age of 19. Woods instructed The Guardian that Stymest approached her and requested if she had ever modeled earlier than. When she responded with a no, he requested her “You smoke weed?” She instructed the mannequin that she did, and he handed her a joint. They proceeded to debate modeling, with Stymest encouraging Woods to meet together with his brokers. “After that I by no means went hungry once more,” she stated of the encounter. “I by no means slept on the streets once more. He made certain I lived the best way he did.”
Woods has since gone on to work with among the most influential names within the vogue business together with American Vogue, Love, i-D, Jalouse, Vogue Italia and Vogue Japan. Notably, Woods has modeled for Rihanna‘s Fenty Beauty, and Savage x Fenty. She is also known as Rihanna’s muse and has been open about their bond, likening the icon to her mom. In a storylike flip of occasions, Woods gave start to her son, Saphir roughly 14 hours after strolling in Rihanna’s NYFW Savage x Fenty present.
The mannequin shared a current image of herself baring her lean midriff, proving that she stays her fashionable and carefree self.