Why is it that every time a pair of gorgeous sisters hit the scene, they’re immediately compared to the Kardashians or Jenners?
The latest sister duo to be unfairly compared to the Insta-famous family? Australian Model Duckie Thot and her sister Nikki Perkins (yes, these two are actually sisters). Earlier this week a Twitter user called Duckie and Nikki “the black version of Kendall and Kylie [Jenner],” and the Internet quickly set the record straight.
In case you’re not familar with the dynamic duo, each lady has an impressive resume of their own — Nikki is an extremely popular YouTuber while Duckie is taking the modeling world by storm. We’ve compiled a list of seven facts about the sisters to show why we love them, and you should too.
1. Both Proudly Rep their Sudanese Heritage.
The two beauties often show their Sudanese pride on their social media channels, and make sure that they acknowledge their roots.
2. They Create YouTube Videos Together.
The sisters often collab on Nikki’s YouTube channel for lifestyle and beauty videos.
3. Nikki is the Sweetest Mama and Married to Jamie Perkins.
The couple is expecting their second child later this year.
4. Duckie is Extremely Vocal About Diversity
The model is a huge advocate for inclusion and representation, she was once bullied by a fellow model because of her natural hair. An Instagram post about the subject quickly went viral, spreading the message of love and positivity.
5. …And Her Fenty Beauty Foundation Shade is #490
The model is a part of the Fenty Beauty fam and proudly proclaims her shade.
6. Nikki Was Almost a Professional Basketball Player
Nikki is actually a pretty accomplished athlete. While she’s not on the court professionally, she said if she wasn’t doing what she’s doing now, she would have been a professional basketball player.
7. They’re So Sweet to Each Other on Social Media