02/01/2015 14:58 GMT | Updated 20/05/2015 06:12 BST

Jourdan Dunn Becomes First Solo Black Model To Cover British Vogue In 12 Years

Jourdan Dunn is celebrating after becoming the first black model to land a British Vogue cover in 12 years.

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LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 02: Model Jourdan Dunn attends the after party for the annual Victoria's Secret fashion show at Earls Court on December 2, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Jourdan, 24, took to Twitter to share her excitement, writing, "I'm so Happy to finally say I'M ON THE COVER OF BRITISH VOGUE!!! 🙌🙏🙌🙏🙌 Thank you @britishvogue, Patrick Demarchelier and Kate Phelan for making this happen and also thank you all for the Love and Support it means everything to me 😘😘😘😘😘#2015YearOfTheDunn."