Emma Raducanu has been named a Dior ambassador simply over a month after successful the ladies’s singles title at the 2021 US Open.
The 18-year-old British tennis star will symbolize the womenswear collections of French luxurious vogue home in addition to its skincare and make-up classes. Ahead of the announcement on Tuesday, Raducanu was noticed at the world premiere of the James Bond movie “No Time to Die” in September sporting a Grecian type robe designed by Dior’s artistic director Maria Grazia Chiuri for the Cruise 2022 assortment.
Emma Raducanu at the “No Time To Die” premiere in Dior. Credit: Dave J Hogan/Getty Images
Raducanu shot to fame following her sturdy exhibiting at Wimbledon this previous summer season, then shocked the tennis world when she gained the US Open as a newcomer, beating out 19-year-old Canadian tennis participant Leylah Fernandez in the finals. She is the first qualifier to win a Grand Slam title.
Raducanu was a wild card to win the US Open title this 12 months. Credit: Tim Nwachukwu/Getty Images
The Dior gig is not Raducanu’s first foray into the vogue world. She made her Met Gala debut final month in a printed black-and-white Chanel ensemble earlier than signing on with Tiffany & Co. as an envoy to the famed jewellery model. Now, she’ll be working with Churi in addition to Peter Philips, who helms Dior’s skincare and make-up traces.
Other not too long ago named well-known ambassadors for the model embrace Okay-pop star Jisoo and actor Yara Shahidi.