5 Latina Models We're Looking Out for at Fashion Week

Mercedes Benz Spring 2014 Fashion Week in New York City is in full swing, and with that come some incredible runway shows! Besides the clothes, there is one key ingredient that's needed to make a fashion show come together: models. Here are five Latina models who will be doing it up on the catwalk this week:

1. models 03 Joan Smalls

Joan Smalls

The Puerto Rican fashion model was ranked the #1 model in the world in September 2012. Her stellar status even landed the 25-year-old the opportunity to be the face of Estee Lauder.

2. models 01 Marina Nery

Marina Nery

At only 18, the Brazilian model is pratically a runway veteran. Her list of fashion week runway modeling includes: Dior, Prada and Emporio Armani.

3. models 02 Arlenis Sosa

Arlenis Sosa

The 24-year-old belleza was born in Montecristi, Dominican Republic, and not only does she strut her stuff on the catwalk, she's also Lancome's spokesmodel.

4. models 04 Isabella Melo

Isabella Melo

This 20-year-old hazel eyed Brasilera has modeled for almost everyone, including Chanel.

5. models 05 Marihenny Rivera

Marihenny Rivera

This Dominican newcomer is only 19-years-old, but she's already walked for major fashion houses, such as Louis Vuitton and Diane von Furstenberg.