Models Off Duty Talk Freebies, Fashion Injuries, & Killing Time

  1. Begin Slideshow
    opener

    66

    SHARES

    4 comments
    See All Slides

    Models! They're just like us! Okay — take away a few inches, unconventional work environments, Amazonian genes, and add on a few (dozen) pounds, and we're basically there (almost). But, peel away those superficial characteristics, and you'll see what we mean.

    We all listen to NPR to kill some time, crave Mama's home cooking, and harbor dangerously obsessive loves for Instagram. So, we tracked down some of our favorite catwalkers, and asked them all of our burning questions about the vocation: We got the dish on the best freebies, worst injuries, and tips for beating extreme boredom between the shows (which will come in handy since you've beaten World of Goo on your phone three times through now). Ahead, let the off-duty models tell you what's up.

    Photographed by

    Begin Slideshow

MORE SLIDESHOWS


Shopping

The Under-The-Radar Collab About To Sell Out

We haven’t met a designer collaboration we didn’t like. So, ever since we first glimpsed Aldo Rise’s partnership with London-based Ostwald Helgason last Fashion Week, we’ve been eagerly awaiting the moment we can finally get our mits on the goods from the duo’s dive into the handbag-and-footwear realm. Well, the read


Shopping

Why We Love Proud Mary (Hint: Textiles, Not Tina)

We’ll never stop shopping at our favorite big-box stores. But, sometimes, it’s those smaller, hidden gems that feel infinitely more special. Combine that under-the-radar quality with an ethically sustainable business, and you have South Carolina-based Proud Mary — an e-boutique that works exclusively with artisans read