Nikki Perkins Biography

Nikki Perkins, a Sudanese model and social-media celebrity, has made a name for herself in the fashion industry with her impressive portfolio of top-notch brands and designers. Alongside her popular Australian “YouTuber” husband, Jamie Perkins, Nikki now dedicates her time to vlogging on their family ‘YouTube’ channel, sharing insights on pregnancy, parenthood, and their two daughters. Additionally, Nikki runs her own ‘YouTube’ channel, focusing on makeup and fashion, and has amassed a significant following on ‘Instagram’ with her captivating pictures.

Quick Facts

  • Also Known As: Nyakuoth
  • Age: 33 Years, 33 Year Old Females
  • Family:
    • Spouse/Ex-: Jamie
    • Siblings: Guy, Paula, Sarah and Duckie Thot
    • Children: Ava Sarah, Zoe
  • Born Country: Sudan


Nikki started her career as a model after being approached by a man from a well-known modeling agency while she was shopping at a mall. She had always dreamed of modeling for ‘Victoria’s Secret’ and went on to work with premier modeling agencies such as ‘IMG New York’ and ‘Chic Management.’ However, her time in New York was not easy as she faced pressure to look a certain way. This led her to follow an extreme weight-loss diet, which ultimately caused her to sink into depression. Nikki eventually bounced back after returning to Australia and meeting Jamie Perkins, whom she later married.

Social Media Career

Nikki’s interest in fashion and makeup led her to start her own social media career. She owns a self-titled ‘YouTube’ channel where she posts makeup tutorials, hauls, product reviews, and other related content. Her channel also became a space for vlogging, where she kept her fans informed about her pregnancies. Currently, her channel has over 306 thousand subscribers.

Nikki also co-owns a family vlog channel called ‘Jamie and Nikki’ with her husband. This channel is dedicated to sharing their relationship, marriage, and their two daughters. The channel was initially created to share Jamie’s wedding proposal to Nikki, which went viral. They received numerous requests to create more videos, and their wedding video instantly increased the number of subscribers on their channel. The couple has become one of the most beloved “YouTuber” couples on the internet. Some of their most popular videos include their wedding video, which has over eight million views, and their daughter Ava’s first birthday special, which has earned over six million views.

Personal Life

Nikki, born Nyakuoth on April 2, 1990, in Khartoum, Sudan, moved to Egypt with her family when she was a baby and later settled in Australia. Her father was a veterinary doctor, and she has two older siblings named Paula and Guy. Nikki also has two younger brothers and two younger sisters, one of whom is Duckie Thot, who is also a fashion model. Nikki grew up in Moorabbin, a suburb in Melbourne, Victoria, and her family was obsessed with the animated sitcom ‘The Simpsons.’ In school, Nikki excelled in running and high jump and even participated in a state championship for high jump. However, she was also encouraged to focus on academics. Nikki’s sister, Sarah, was diagnosed with epilepsy when she was young, and Nikki spent most of her teenage years taking care of her, which inspired her to study nursing.

Nikki first met Jamie on ‘MySpace’ and they became close friends. Despite Nikki moving to New York for her modeling career, they remained in touch, and Jamie provided her with the support she needed during her weight-loss journey. They eventually reunited and their relationship blossomed into love. Jamie proposed to Nikki on April 26, 2012, and they got married on March 21, 2013. They have two daughters together, Ava Sarah and Zoe, and also own a dog named Louis.

Nikki is also popular on ‘Instagram,’ where she has captivated over 989 thousand followers.

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