Model Sonia Barbie Tucker, Real-Life Black Barbie, Posts TikTok Video in Wedding Dress That Has People in Awe

Model Sonia Barbie Tucker, Real-Life Black Barbie, Posts TikTok Video in Wedding Dress That Has People in Awe

  • A fashion model from Sierra Leone has been described as a real-life Barbie doll after she was thought to be a mannequin
  • Sonia Barbie Tucker stunned people who were passing by a shop window where she was seen modelling a wedding dress
  • Peeps were surprised to learn that the woman in the window in the TikTok video was a real person, and were amazed by her beauty

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Fashion model trends for flawless beauty
Sonia Barbie Tucker is trending after posting a TikTok video looking flawless in a whispy white wedding dress. People can't believe she's real. Images:sonia_barbie_tucker /@Instagram
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When US-based model Sonia Barbie Tucker from Sierra Leone shared a post on TikTok, she made the world do a double-take. In the video, people couldn't tell whether Tucker was a real person or a Barbie mannequin.

Fashion model's TikTok video goes viral for looking like a Barbie doll

People who saw her standing at the shop window had to look twice to determine if the person was real or a statue. The post has over five million views and close to a million likes in just three days.

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Sonia Barbie Tucker is seen modelling a beautiful wedding dress from a designer in Texas. The fashion model, who is known for embracing her melanin-rich skin, said:

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"This Barbie is a fabulous wedding dress from Esé Azénabor."

Watch the video below:

Netizens are impressed with Sonia Barbie Tucker's flawless beauty

People worldwide are marvelling at the uncanny resemblance between the young model and a Barbie doll.

Here are some of the comments:

@Mira.Got.Soulb said:

"I would’ve run in and asked for a hug."

@Tanichia Clark-Bulla commented:

"The shock on their faces was priceless. You look amazing."

@Ophelia said:

"They were admiring the beauty."

@Anthea commented:

"What I wouldn’t give to be this ethereal..."

Albino model impresses Lizzo by rocking an afro, Alexis Carey's pic goes viral

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In other related stories, Briefly News reported about another model who embraced her natural beauty.

Alexis Carey, born with albinism, went viral on social media after showcasing a how-to-do tutorial for her afro.

Award-winning musician Lizzo commented on her post with a heart eyes emoji, giving her approval for her fabulous hairstyles. Peeps from across the world celebrated how beautiful she looked in her afro and also commended her for knowing how to do Bantu knots.

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