JULEE DJOULDE BOCOUM, popularly known as ‘MISS JULEE’ is an award winning model who continues to chalk glory in the fashion industry. Her record in modeling is an impressive one with strides in Vogue Italia, Vogue India, Elle Magazine, cover for ABFly Italy, Black Fashion Week Porto, Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, Amsterdam , look-books for Osei Duro , Superbalist South Africa, Fortune Rice TV commercial and currently the face of ‘Korai x Kente’ in Palermo, Italy. You can say that this gem is in the league of supermodels we have across Africa.
You’d agree with us that in this part of our world, the modeling industry is cheaply criticized by those who don’t understand it and its extraordinary culture, experiences and bliss; thus, for a personality who has toddled in it for over ten (10) years – you can say that she deserves a pat on her back.
Currently operating her own ready-to-wear label, ‘DJOULDE’ and the ‘Model Project with Julee’ – which seeks to mentor young and upcoming models in the industry, her star power is not wading anytime soon. To throw more light on the clothing line, it is one that has brought all kinds of proficiencies to deliver as she loves being part of the whole process. “It is an exciting process that has its inspiration from life, nature and love”, she told us.
And in case you didn’t know that aside modeling this damsel has a travel channel which offers experiences and educational retreat for the adventurous travelers, plus she spends a lot of time working on her ‘JULEE Foundation’.
‘Being true to herself’, ‘being the best version at what she does’ and ‘working hard, smart, etc’ – these are the basic principles that has got this brilliance of a persona going, daily.