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Why Many Runway Shows Don’t Pay Models

Happy September! Due to the glamour and hype of fashion week, September is when I receive a lot of questions regarding runway modeling. How to get into it, where to take classes, and what are the requirements. One question that is becoming more common year after year is: [...]

By | September 27th, 2017|Beginning Modeling, fashion, Modeling Agencies, Runway Modeling|Comments Off on Why Many Runway Shows Don’t Pay Models

How do you get into Beauty Pageants?

Happy September! I recently came back from participating in a beauty pageant and have been receiving some questions on how I got into the pageant scene. Thanks for your questions! Okay let’s get right into it! So how do you get into pageants? Well, if you have the right materials, you can start submitting [...]

By | September 10th, 2017|Advanced Modeling, Beauty Pageants, Beginning Modeling, Travel|Comments Off on How do you get into Beauty Pageants?

The difference between Modeling and Acting

Has anyone told you the difference between modeling and acting? Comparing Modeling with Acting is like comparing apples with oranges- they are both fruits, both taste sweet, and both grow on trees. Besides that... they are TOTALLY DIFFERENT! Likewise, although Actors and Models may appear to have similar characteristics, they actually belong to separate industries. [...]

By | August 18th, 2017|Acting, Beginning Modeling, Behind the Scenes, Commercial Modeling|Comments Off on The difference between Modeling and Acting

How to Find and Work with Test Shoot Photographers

You got the looks, poses, and wardrobe down. Now all you need is a photographer to bring it all together. Let’s go find a test shoot photographer so we can start building our modeling portfolio! But first… what is a Test shoot? What is a Test photographer? A "Test" is a photo session where [...]

By | April 9th, 2017|Beginning Modeling, Commercial Modeling, fashion|1 Comment

Top 6 reasons why New Models should Not Pay for a Photo Shoot

Why may breaking into modeling be difficult? Because it takes time to build a professional portfolio. Most people feel that they must pay hundreds of dollars on a professional photo shoot to get started. No! Don't do that! Here are the top 6 reasons why you should not pay for a photo shoot when [...]

By | April 6th, 2017|Beginning Modeling, Commercial Modeling, fashion|Comments Off on Top 6 reasons why New Models should Not Pay for a Photo Shoot

Is there really a Zoolander Blue Steel Look

Is there really a Zoolander Blue Steel Look? Since there's not many films out there about modeling, if you wanted to get a glimpse of that crazy world, Zoolander (2001) is pretty much it. Now that the sequel, Zoolander 2 (2016) is also out, there's even more jokes and gags thrown around. But Zoolander [...]

By | April 1st, 2017|fashion|Comments Off on Is there really a Zoolander Blue Steel Look

How I became a model for Old Navy

Happy Spring! My Old Navy Editorial is out and I received many questions on how I became a model for this brand. Here is the answer: Having worked in the east coast for sometime, I was interested in seeing what opportunities were available in other parts of the United States. [...]

By | March 20th, 2017|Beginning Modeling, fashion, Modeling Agencies, Travel|1 Comment