BTS star Suga has been named Valentino’s international model ambassador.
Only a day after it was introduced that his bandmate has turn into an envoy for Dior, the 29-year-old rapper has landed a brand new position and is the face of the forthcoming Maison Valentino Necessities marketing campaign for males.
Pierpaolo Piccioli, artistic director of Valentino, informed WWD, the Okay-Pop celebrity is “a multifaceted artist; he’s an interpreter and makes use of his expertise and his work to specific himself with vitality and authenticity. He completely embodies all the pieces that DI.VA.s testimonials stand for: variety, inclusivity, creativity and fervour.”
Suga added how Valentino and Piccioli “have been supportive of variety which is one thing that I additionally consider in.”
The songwriter follows within the footsteps of F1 champion Sir Lewis Hamilton, who turned the primary Valentino ambassador in 2022.
Jimin, in the meantime, is about to start out showing in much more Dior campaigns after touchdown the massive position.
Dior stated: “The South Korean artist now embodies the spirit and singularity of Dior model, modernity with a timeless signature.”
Jimin adopted within the footsteps of fellow Okay-Pop star, Jisoo of BLACKPINK, who turned a Dior muse in 2020, earlier than happening to mannequin in its Fall/Winter assortment. The 28-year-old star continues to characteristic in Dior’s campaigns.
And never forgetting, BTS additionally wore outfits designed by menswear designer Kim Jones at their ‘Love Your self: Converse Your self’ exhibits in 2019.