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Hermon and Heroda: Twins put their stamp on style

Updated 1707 GMT (0107 HKT) May 4, 2017
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Fashion bloggers Hermon, left, and Heroda Berhane both mysteriously went deaf at the same time when they were 7. They grew up in Eritrea, but their family later moved to the UK. Courtesy Victoria Metaxas
Like most twins, Hermon, left, and Heroda share a special bond. Courtesy Victoria Metaxas
Together the two run a fashion blog called Being Her. Hermon, left, and Heroda model affordable urban and traditional Eritrean outfits to a growing audience. Courtesy Victoria Metaxas
Hermon, left, is an actor, while Heroda is a professional model. Courtesy Victoria Metaxas
"We want to tell people around the world that you should embrace disability, not hide from it," Hermon, left, and Heroda said in an email interview with CNN. Courtesy Victoria Metaxas