Why Asian Supermodel Liu Wen is a Style Icon [PHOTOS]

If you’ve never heard of Liu Wen, this story is a must-read. The New York City-based Asian supermodel has graced the covers of numerous fashion magazines including Elle China, GQ China and Vogue China. Wen made history by being one of the first East Asian models to walk the Victoria Secret Fashion show. She’s walked the runway for iconic brands including Chanel and Hermes. Wen has also been an ambassador for beauty mega-brand Estee Lauder.

She chronicles her travels via Instagram. Her photos prove that Wen is one of the most sought after international models and she has a lot of fun enjoying the world.

On the runway Wen is featured in sexy cold shoulder, bold colors and sexy styles that highlight luxury brands without compromising femininity.

Wen’s personal style off the runway is a little more down to earth. Some of the styles in her photos look like they an be found at Club Monaco. Β Some of her other styles mimic looks from a boho loving beach girl. She’s also not afraid to wear jeans and a baseball tee. Her diversity makes her closet envious and her taste admirable.

We took a look at her Instagram and picked some of her most stylish photos from around the world. From the runway to a soft garden Liu Wen knows how to be comfortable without compromising the beauty and elegance that made her a household name. Take a look at some of our favorite posts from Wen’s Instagram.

Thanks for having me at your Beijing #tiffanybluebook event @tiffanyandco! πŸ‘—#loewe

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First #GQChina cover shot in Capri, Italy! Thank you to the team for the wonderful memories from this trip! @dancui 🌴

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All dressed up for #ChanelHauteCouture #ChanelAtelier

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A colorful moment with @prada in Shanghai last night. Thank you for having me!

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Level with the horizon πŸ’ͺ

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Trying to master the art of the giant spoon!🍴 #ordos #wenli

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#LaFilleInconnue #cannes2016 πŸ’Ž

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Monica Link

Monica Link is a New York City-based Fashion/ Tech writer, performer and entrepreneur. Learn more about her at www.Monicalink.info.