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Caribbean Beauty of the Month - May 2014

 

Shakara Ledard

 Shakara_Ledard4.jpgOur Caribbean Beauty of  the Month is Shakara Ledard born and raised in Nassau, the Bahamas to a French father and a mother of Bahamian descent. She moved to the USA at the age of 14 to pursue a career in fashion. 

Shakara debuted in the fashion world in the winter of 2000, when she appeared in the magazine ‘Sports Illustrated’ Swimsuit Issue.  She appeared in the magazine in 2001, 2002, 2003 and 2005 and she even appeared as the May model in its Swimsuit Calendar in 2001.  

 

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Soon after her Sports Illustrated debut,  she received modeling assignments from numerous national and international brands, like advertising campaigns including Victoria’s Secret, L’Oréal, Levi’s, Liz Claiborne, Dove, H&M, Clinique Happy, and  Pantene. In 2013 she also was featured in the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism "Behold" ad campaign along with actor Rick Fox and world-renowned magician, David Copperfield.

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Furthermore, she modeled for the following magazines;  Singapore Harper’s Bazaar for its first Black Female Cover, One World magazine as 50 Most Beautiful People, Essence Magazine, Tear Sheet’s Magazine on its May 2001 Cover, and in the February 2003 Swimsuit Issue of Maxim magazine.

 

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This 35-year-old Caribbean beauty did not only conquered the fashion world, but also appeared on TV, music videos and went into acting. She was in the following TV shows: Politically Incorrect; Early Show; The Late, Late Show; MTV's "TRL", "How to Live Like a Model"; Fashionably Loud;  The Other Half, BET's "The Basement";  Essence Awards; Source Awards; BET Awards; and her most noticeable work in television is when she presented the Soul Train Awards.

 

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Sports Illustrated, year 2000-2001-2002


Shakara was featured in Justin Timberlake’s music video for his song “Like I Love You” , in the music video for Usher’s Grammy Award winning song “U Remind Me” and in the music video for Babyface’s “There She Goes”.  She also debuted in the acting world , her first role was for the film “Full Clip”, furthermore she was starred in "Prey for Rock & Roll"; "Blood Money" with Busta Rhymes and Xzibit where she had a supporting role; "Raising Helen" with Kate Hudson and John Corbett; "After the Sunset" with Pierce Brosnan, Salma Hayek and Woody Harrelson; "The Defender"  with Dolph Lundgren; and "Behind the Smile" with Marlon Wayans which was written and directed by Damon Wayans.

 

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Shakara is multitalented and that she proved when she launched her hot clothing line ‘ROXS’ in 2005 which she debuted at the New York Coterie show (spring collection 2006) in September the same year. She designs and creates the clothing which can be described as luxury street clothing that is hip, funky, and fearless with rock, punk, funk and urban influences . Her first ROXS runway show took place at the Metropolitan Pavillian during February 2006 New York Fashion Week. The clothing is for the young adult women between the age of 22 and 32 years old.

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Sports Illustrated, year 2005

The beautiful model, actress, designer and now mother, lives in Buenos Aires, Argentina where she enjoys her family-time, trying to spend as much time with her children and family. 

  

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Credits: Shakara Ledard, roxs.com, the Bahamas Weekly

Photos by Shakara Ledard, StarPulse, thePlace2, Walter Iooss Jr., Stewart Shining, Jeff Olson, and Antoine Verglas

 

 

 
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