Aliana | WWD
05/07/2013 (Photography: John Aquino)
Open today’s WWD
and page past all the ersatz punkers from last night’s Met Gala until you reach the latest model profile featuring none other than Aliana “Ali” Lohan
. Yes, the 19-year-old model who just signed with Wilhelmina has a famous older sister, but Aliana is definitely her own person. “I don’t need to ride on any coattails. I just want to make my mark myself. I definitely have to prove myself — just showing up on time and doing everything that you’re supposed to do.” She is doing just that since moving to New York to pursue modeling in earnest after spending time in South Korea where she completed a shoot withELLE
Korea. Welcome to Wilhelmina, Aliana!