Jean Paul Gaultier win's Marie Claire magazine's Designer of the Year Award at the Petit Palais. (Bauer Griffin)more pics »Coco Rocha (Bauer Griffin)It's undeniable that Coco Rocha is a force within the fashion industry. With her unique looks, healthy attitude and killer walk, it's no wonder Marie Claire France awarded her their Prix d’Excellence as their model of the year. Coco accepted her award at the Petit Palais in Paris, wearing a grand cobalt blue gown.
She tweeted immediately after the event and said:
I just won the Marie Claire France Prix d’Excellence award for Model Of The Year!! I now have a 15 pound crystal in my luggage for tomorrow. Congrats Coco!
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