Sewkey Herrera is a American model, social media influencer, actress, musical artist, designer, and entrepreneur.
Born and raised in Los Angeles, CA
Sewkey has built a presence capitalizing on social media and creating a everlasting brand that produces merchandise for E - Commerce, which she designs and curates herself. Sewkey has acted, produced music, modeled for several national companies, published in global magazines and news press around the world. She currently tours as a spokesmodel and influencer for major brand companies.
Sewkey has enjoyed being a model for the majority of her career and is now expanding her brand into many startup business ventures using her many social media platforms to gain success like Instagram (300k followers) and Twitter (30k followers)
Curating content is another speciality & passion of Sewkey’s as she takes over platforms & new platforms like Twitch.com/Sewkey, Tiltok, & YouTube.com/Sewkey
She has been Utilizing subscription based social media platforms for. 7 years now and has definitely been ahead of the curve when it comes to this!
Sewkey started curating content in 2005 when social media first took its wave amongst all millennials. Being different her content was curated based around sneakers, sports, and street fashion. Sewkey was the first model to build a brand around sneakers and underground hip hop culture in 2009, and literally being the first “Asian” model to gain an audience on all social media platforms, in what is called being “Instafamous”
She has been published in many magazines as a centerfold and has even been printed in different photobooks, Acted in a indie film that won Sundance Music Award and has spent time in many music videos as a vixen.
Sewkey first built an audience in 2009 even before Instagram was thriving. She utilized platforms like Twitter.
Her curation of content was different than any model at the time it’s what made Sewkey stand out. She had a passion for being authentic, and being a creative helped her curate a brand that is remarkably original.
Sewkey utilized the Los Angeles streetwear movement and collected sneakers for a living for the majority of her young life. In the beginning of her career She even created a streetwear T-shirt brand and was the photographer and graphic designer of it. Once she realized she was different, a trendsetter, and a leader she broke into modeling/brand building. She did her first shoot wearing a cropped Hall of Fame sweater and a pair of Jordan Space Jam 11s & Sewkey’s look went viral which then led to her first Video that streamed the internet with millions of views overnight in which she called her self “the sneaker vixen”
Another Trendsetting moment for Sewkey is when she wore og bred 4s and struted her stuff down the famous Fairfax Blvd which was a video that went viral and really helped solidify her internet presence as the first “sneakerhead streetwear” model in 2010. She than utilized being in music videos to set her self apart by pairing sneakers like Jordan 1s or 3s with her wardrobe and definitely paved the way for other models to be themselves and created a footprint that not all models have to wear heels and can still be seductive, sexy, & cute at the same time!
Sewkey has been able to breakthrough the standard as a model and utilize her platforms as leverage to create a brand that has sustainability for years to come while spreading positivity peace and love to everyone who follows.
Sewkey is also a motivational speaker & truly promotes maintaining a positive mental attitude in order to achieving the results you want out of life!
Sewkey is also the writer of her book that is launching on steps to positive thinking, overcoming fear, & working on mental self esteem, along with a photo novel, & a publishing company that is all hand pressed book binding company in Los Angeles, CA called Los Angeles Sweetheart Press.
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