Meet the Russian model scouted by Gucci after battling brain surgery

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Surely that's what led Gucci's creative director Alessandro Michele to send models down the runway holding replicas of their own heads, hair and all.

Gucci might be the hottest brand in the world, which means that its favorite maximalist trends -all-over prints, endless logos, animal iconography, embroidery-trickle down to the rest of the fashion world.

Zapivokhina, who hails from the Russian city of Nizhny Novgorod, had been forced to shave her head before undergoing the proceedure at the age of just 21.

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Gucci wasn't fucking around with their Fall/Winter 2018 show at Milan Fashion Week. In the meantime, she's won a full development contract with Moscow's Number model agency.

Designed by Alessandro Michele for Gucci, the fall 2018 collection showed handsome clothes - in addition to extra "eyes" appearing on heads and hands, alongside purses created to look like the model's head.

The Fall 2018 Gucci fashion show caused a quite a stir when fashion models walked the runway carrying molds of their own heads down a catwalk, reported Harpers Bazaar. They were designed by techno-artisans in a factory in Rome.

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Other models sported third eyes and baby horns, while the slightly more ~casual~ looks went with a simply boxy suit and face covering.

The show took place in a morbid scenery, that resembled the flawless mesh between an operating room, a waiting space, and Frankenstein's lab. There's a clinical clarity about what I am doing. I wanted to represent the lab I have in my head.

The label took it a step further and showcased its new collab with Major League Baseball featuring power-suits, and everyday essentials with the New York Yankees logo.

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