19 year old, Anabel Payano, is a Perseverant Dominican who Debuted with Balenciaga at Paris Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2022.


Payano began researching model academies and agencies years ago to start her career as a model. She signed with Agnes Model Agency and through this, she met Nefer Model Management. This became her guide into the fashion world and next was history.

Currently, she is fully focusing on pursuing her career as a model – and making her name known in the industry as well as representing her country. While continuing to work in her professional field, she also likes to be able to help her family and in the future, hopes to build a home.

Some believe that she holds the traits of a Capricorn at its finest.

Payano walked in the Balenciaga 360° Show for Winter 22  earlier in the year:

She also mentions how she wants to be remembered for her good work, dedication, good personality, and the hard work she puts into her profession.

Credit: Munich Models

Anabel Payono also shared her best advice to, which is:

“Who perseveres wins.”


Her Instagram also showcases her versatile and creative portfolio of the work she’s done in the industry, including the different runway shows she features in. To check out some of her content, click this link: @anapayanoo

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