PARIS – Daul Kim, a top South Korean model, was found dead at her Paris apartment Thursday, police said.
Kim was recently featured in a commercial for designer Christopher Kane’s line of clothing for British retailer Topshop.
Kim had also modeled for Chanel, Dries van Noten, Roberto Cavalli and Rodarte, and is represented by the agency Next in New York and Paris.
With the proliferation of digital media, bloggers around the world have been leaving their condolences on a number of websites and Kim’s self-styled blog.
Out of the 320 comments, one read “I never got a chance to know you better but you were a great pride to all Koreans. You will be missed.RIP, dear Daul.”