What’s Next For Your Little Superstar?

“Your daughter is beautiful”, “Look at your little boy’s eye’s – they’re amazing!”, “Your child could be a model!”……. sound familiar??

You receive regular compliments about your child’s look or talent, but knowing what to do next can be challenging – this blog tells you lots more about how Models Direct represents their junior models.

Child modelling work can be a rewarding experience for children and parents. Whilst we all think our own children are cute and adorable, kids of all ages, shapes and sizes are required for modelling work. Models Direct have clients who are always looking for children, both boys and girls to model for their latest advertising campaign!

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Top tips for parents to survive castings

Your child has been shortlisted to attend a casting for an exciting assignment, but how do you manage all the emotions that comes with that?

These moments create a roller coaster of emotions for a child and also you as a parent, it’s an exciting time and managing their enthusiasm and expectations can be challenging, especially if they are unsuccessful on the day, rejection is tough!

At Models Direct we try to avoid sending models to castings, especially junior models, however with some client’s it’s the only option. So here are Models Direct’s top tips to surviving it!

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Male Model Raj Modelling A/W ’19 luxury brands

Raj recently had the opportunity to model for high end lifestyle store Henmores in Derbyshire, creating new seasonal content for their website and social media.

Male model Raj featured on Henmores Homepage

Henmores stock luxury brands such as Dubarry, Barbour, Schoffel, Gant and many more, Models Direct were delighted to be able to offer new model Raj this exciting opportunity to work with such a professional and creative team.

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Commercial Modelling At It’s Very Best

An all expenses paid family trip to the South of France to stay in a luxury villa is not an offer many of us can ever dream of, but Models Direct were able to offer just that to one lucky family..

The luxury secret destination

Production company, The Gate Films contacted Models Direct looking for a model family to star in the latest commercial they were filming for luxury travel company Oliver Travels, our team put a selection of model families forward for consideration and were delighted when the Golding’s were chosen.

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All Model Shapes & Sizes To Be Celebrated

At Models Direct ‘size’ is not an issue, it’s all about talent, striking features, attitude and determination – that’s what our agents are looking for.

With the modelling industry evolving it’s refreshing to see that plus size models are featuring on the covers of International magazines and some well known brands have become more diverse in the size and shape of the models they use for their campaigns, but is it enough?

Are all women’s shapes and sizes being celebrated and represented within the fashion and modelling industry?

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Little Super-Stars In High Demand

Parents around the UK breathe a sigh of relief as the new school term starts and their little superstars return or start an exciting new year of school.

Ok, so sigh of relief might be a bit dramatic, but the start of the academic year often feels like the start of a new year for us adults too and for many production, PR and casting agencies this is the case. The bookings team at Models Direct are always in high demand throughout September with clients looking to book the right model for their exciting new campaign.

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Promoting London’s Cycle Routes

Yesterday I had a photoshoot cycling around London that was one of the best photo shoots of my life….”

There’s no better way to experience the sights of London than by bike, models Sarina and Banaris were selected for a photo-shoot cycling around London for Transport of London. They visited London Bridge, Elephant & Castle and Walworth while being photographed, the posters will be displayed on the London Underground to promote the benefits of cycling in the capital.

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Could you give up make-up?

Just those words alone will seem impossible to the majority of us, it’s part of your daily routine, your mask of confidence, could you face the day without it?

Skincare and beauty is big business, especially in the modelling industry and something most of us invest heavily into. Believing we need the latest moisturiser, serum or foundation to get the flawless complexion we are aspiring to, endless hours desperately searching for the perfect shade of lipstick or the eyeliner that is apparently smudge resistant – does that really exist?!

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