Fashion does it Better


Bo & Billy

      Bo Don @ Marilyn (NY) Bo Don. The name is short, efficient and sounds sleek, like a perfect description of Bo's beauty in five letters. With an interesting introduction during Paris Fall 2010 fashion week, booking a few of the most coveted shows in town like Balenciaga, Chloe or Yves Saint Laurent, the latest newbie from Wilma Wakker in The Netherlands to go international started on the right foot. And early editorial signs are beyond positive as well which basically means this post shouldn't be the last time we... [Lire la suite]
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          Valerija Kelava @ Next Valerija Kelava hasn't only managed to work out her second flawless show season in a row and doesn't only get one editorial after the other, she also knows how to add that supplement of soul one needs to leave a real mark in modeling. Treating each piece of her works like a true performance (both expressions and body language are beyond breathtaking absolutely everytime and everywhere) and she's refreshing classics or basics from gothic moods to nudes. Last piece is also... [Lire la suite]
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Aesthetic Shifts

    Lina @ Next (Paris) Thanks to Modelwerk's blog for the introduction and shame on us for not noticing Lina before while we had serious reasons to know her already. We're not really going to lose time with unapropriate apologies and better go straight to the point: she's got it. "It" is always hard to describe and also depends of the eye who finds "it". Ours certainly found it without problem when we had a look at her recent digitals from Next Paris. Not the usual kind of beauty we might have promoted over the last few... [Lire la suite]
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FDIB loves and bookmarks: Focus on Charlotte, WM the Blog

    Charlotte Bruge @ WM (Paris) Were in a mood for classic beauties even before starting our blog-roundtrip of this morning but "Focus on Charlotte" on WM's blog certainly helped to make our decision to dedicate this Thursday to sleek features and figures, to the classical side of modeling and the classy vibe of the girls playing in this league.With a look that reminded us both of European beauties' timeless class and the gently superannuated appeal of silver screen muses. Epic, aristocratic or casual vibe... Charlotte... [Lire la suite]
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Hello America!

        Britney Nola @ APM Model Management (NY) "Every once in a long while I find a face I cant live without." That's exactly what happened to each of us recently and that's what happened to Jonathan Leder as well, calling Britney Nola the "best new face you have never heard of". We always love to feel the others thrill as much as we love when we suddenly get under one model's spell. But the best thing is how it all makes sense to day. We fell for two new classic beauties currently working in... [Lire la suite]
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Doughty Dreamer

        Valerie Van Der Graaf @ SPS (The Netherlands) The weather is so nice and the atmosphere is so odd that we were just thinking about doing a post like "We Are Closed Until Next Week" when Valerie's latest materials (for designer Elliot Atkinson) arrived, with a theme that is the exact opposite of the mood here. Spooky, greyish black and white picture which immediately reminds you of fall and makes you feel like tomorrow is the 1st of September. The contrast is rather refreshing and redirects you to topics... [Lire la suite]
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Werk It!

        Anne Sophie Monrad @ Modelwerk (Hamburg) Unlike others who start as a storm on worldwide runways, Anne Sophie Monrad started her career with an editorial strength many catwalk queens would go green to have and that some of them will never ever reach even after seasons. Editorial girl ? The new way to go ? We don't want to make any clear statement on what's right or wrong today for a model starting an international career but one sure thing is we do love the way Anne Sophie did it so far. Editorial galore... [Lire la suite]
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Introducing: Florentine

Florentine van Houten @ SPS (The Netherlands) After following, almost day by day some of the girls at SPS, it was about time for an update on a model who just recently signed with the agency and started to work on her book. Same high standards as the others on board, fresh look and beauty of the beginner as bonuses: here comes Florentine van Houten, 15-years-old and 5'11 (180) already. Florentine didn't only capture our attention for her face and silhouette, we were also captivated by her very laid-back attitude and amazing... [Lire la suite]
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Fast Strike

    Dagmara @ AW Agence (Poland) After Sylwia and Idalia who both got extended introductions here, Dagmara was the next one on our list from AW Agence. And from her boutique mother agency to the big network that invited her for a short stay in Paris to do some new tests, Dagmara's career seems to have begun before we even heard of her. You'll have to wait until the end of the year, though, to really see her take off as she's currently just 15 and a half. But as we wrote in last Friday's Meet the Kids feature, potential is... [Lire la suite]
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City Life

    Chloe Dole @ City (Paris) Take a French girl signed with the epitome of the Paris agency, a Paris-based photographer and add a teaspoon of London cool and a touch of New York style. You get Chloe Dole by Alexandre Brunet. Raw story, nothing but the truth when the truth gets molded by the photographer's imagination and his photographic tricks. Captuted as she were suddenly kicked out of bed in the middle of night with her sleepy yet impish expression and delicately scruffy (paradoxes are so possible), Chloe manages to... [Lire la suite]
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