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BARRIENTES BROTHERS FIRST TWIN BOXERS TO BECOME FASHION MODELS


Dynamic Duo Collab with Louis Vuitton and Rapper 21 Savage with Watercolor Summer season Assortment

LOS ANGELES, CA (April 7, 2021) – Angel and Chavez Barrientes, the energetic twin boxing brothers from Las Vegas, have made their method to the style world by turning into respectable excessive stage vogue fashions, because the dynamic duo are showcased with rapper 21 Savage on the entrance web page of Louis Vuitton’s web site, showcasing the worldwide model’s Watercolor Summer season Assortment

Virgil Abloh, Louis Vuitton’s artistic director, created the boys’s ‘21 capsule assortment, pushed by the west coast skate tradition in California. The wardrobe is underlined with vibrant colours and quite a few vogue pages have showcased the items on social media, gaining worldwide publicity.  

The Barrientes Twins, who’re of Mexican and Filipino descent, made the reduce of over 1,000 different fashions when auditioning for the shoot. The twosome combat below the Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) banner and are scheduled to combat on nationwide tv someday in June.  

“It’s fairly superb that we had been chosen to be a part of this historic photograph shoot after we auditioned,” mentioned Chavez Barrientes, who alongside along with his twin brother, is barely 18-years previous. “Louis Vuitton is a world model so to be featured on their web site with 21 Savage is unimaginable. Our focus stays to turn into world champions in boxing, but it surely’s good to have a profitable modeling profession to go alongside with it.” “I by no means thought in one million years that I’d turn into a vogue mannequin with my brother,” said Angel Barrientes with a giant smile.

“The truth that we obtained compensated to take some images is thoughts boggling, however very cool on the identical time. I’m going to take this newfound fame and run with it however stay humble whereas on the journey.” “To see my boys on the entrance web page of Louis Vuitton’s web site with 21 Savage has taken their model to a different stage.” mentioned Richard Barrientes, father and coach of the twins.

“The photograph shoot is trending on social media and they’re getting numerous optimistic suggestions. 21 Savage and Louis Vuitton have over 50 million followers on Instagram so you’ll be able to think about the quantity of calls I’ve been getting. That is nice for boxing.” 

That is the primary time in boxing historical past that two prize fighters are about to turn into excessive finish vogue fashions, globally acknowledged in a completely completely different market, the style world. The recognition of the Barrientes Twins goes to skyrocket as they proceed combat on PBC on FOX, along with touring across the globe doing photograph shoots for worldwide manufacturers. 

The photograph shoot has already gained worldwide recognition as lots of the prime vogue publications are posting on their Instagram and social media pages. 

“Preventing for the PBC is really a catalyst to offer alternatives for these younger fighters.” said Bob Santos, who manages the Barrientes twins. “Preventing on a world stage has enabled the Barrientes twins to work with Louis Vuitton, one of the crucial iconic manufacturers on the planet, which can assist boxing attain a diversemultitude of individuals. Boxing has the potential to be seen by thousands and thousands of extra folks due to the twins.”

Angel Barrientes, supervisor Bob Santos, and Chavez Barrientes, pose on the Pound-4-Pound boxing gymnasium in Las Vegas. Picture by Dominic Dominguez / Staff Barrientes

Within the vogue world, the Barrientes Twins are represented by Samuel ZakutoOscar Garnica and Gaspard Lukali of NEXT Administration, the main international vogue administration company, connecting prime expertise in vogue and leisure with distinguished worldwide manufacturers. Based by Religion Kates & Joel Wilkenfeld, NEXT Administration has places of work positioned in New York, London, Paris, Milan, Los Angeles and Miami.