This is—how one might say—iconic.
Twenty-year-old Leon Dame gave a strut on the catwalk at Paris Fashion Week so incredibly vicious that the internet cannot stop talking about it.
Dame absolutely destroys the catwalk with every high-heeled, crossed over step he takes.
wednesday mood: leon dame walking for maison margiela ss20 https://t.co/SOuCuYZKTs— ً (@ً) 1569416653.0
Dame's runway walk, complete with unbreakable laser focus and a cadet hat, inspired celebrities such as Lisa Rinna to refer to him as her "spirit animal."
Singer and fashion designer Rihanna has followed Dame on Instagram.
And even reportedly got a smile out of ice queen Anna Wintour.
Model's intense walk gets a smile out of stone-faced Anna Wintour This guy is awesome! Couldn’t stop watching… https://t.co/wTT9qDIJXh— Linda (@Linda) 1569455471.0
So again, it's safe to say Dame is no less than an icon, not to mention meme-worthy.
Watch out, cats! You've got competition. 20-year-old German male model #LeonDame stalked down the runway in his hig… https://t.co/NKzzkfsQK5— Mirosława Štern® RMX (@Mirosława Štern® RMX) 1569554798.0
My son headed to his room after being ground from video games & then coming back out for water just so he can shoot… https://t.co/yDsaO7LWmE— Jenne Lovin (Kea) (@Jenne Lovin (Kea)) 1569548560.0
#leondame is cutting a rug with his catwalk. I actually started laughing. Too funny not too laugh and get a chuckle… https://t.co/942T3QY7Y0— Mito Missy (@Mito Missy) 1569544810.0
This man is on fire!!!🔥🔥 That walk though!! #leondame https://t.co/cMrYwHmqrE— Ժҽղíտҽ ɾҽղҽҽ (@Ժҽղíտҽ ɾҽղҽҽ) 1569541514.0
Dame, representing Mason Margiela's line of clothing, has also walked for Alexander McQueen, Burberry, Gucci, and Valentino. This is Dame's second show with Mason Margiela.
Creative director John Galliano, tasked with crafting the show for a line carrying a WWII military theme, aptly chose Dame to close out the show with this powerful walk that he worked with a movement director and choreographer to perfect.
"[The line is] about remembrance, it's about liberation, it's about having a voice. These people fought for you so you can vote, so use it. Make yourself heard. It's important."
I just wanna let #HauteCoutureTwiiter know that this is a Leon Dame fan account https://t.co/jqKGLTRO4Y— MARION (@MARION) 1569533253.0
Leon Dame is a gazelle. Or some drunk dude that did a couple rails of coke and forgot his trousers. Also, there’s m… https://t.co/D3FLL0RHtD— NeuroNerd Shannon🧠 (@NeuroNerd Shannon🧠) 1569522895.0
Leon Dame... pure greatness.— Cantrell (@Cantrell) 1569522709.0
@clubkry everyone say thank you galliano and leon dame— jodie (@jodie) 1569519391.0
This is a Leon Dame stan page.
But can he do Magnum?
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