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?

Continue reading “All Model Shapes & Sizes To Be Celebrated”
Please follow and like us:

What type of model are you??

As we see London Fashion Week draw to a close today you may be asking yourself; “What is the difference between commercial and fashion models??” Or perhaps you didn’t even realise there was one!

London Fashion Week receives huge amounts of media coverage, so if fashion and beauty are your thing no doubt you will have been following the latest looks, trends and updates on social media direct from the catwalk.

Commercial Model Criteria

The criteria to be a commercial model is very different to that of a fashion model, Models Direct represents commercial models and talent and hopefully this blog will explain a few of the differences.

Commercial models are ‘real people’ who have a good look and often experienced in acting, singing, dancing or another talent, they are used to performing to an audience or portraying a different character. The criteria for commercial models is very varied, clients often require a wide diversity in model looks, size, ethnicity, age and location depending on the product or service they are promoting.

Commercial models are used in promoting everyday products, they are appealing to the majority, so the models sourced need to be relatable to the consumer.

How much do Commercial Models earn??

Earnings can vary depending on many factors, models experience, length of assignment and client budget. A good agent will negotiate the best rate for you – commercial models can expect to earn anything from £150 to £1000’s!

Continue reading “What type of model are you??”

Please follow and like us:

Models Direct talk Plus Size Models at #LFW

With London Fashion Week taking place right now  there is plenty of discussion about  ‘Plus  Size Models’ and ‘Body Confidence’, it’s a huge subject and something that the Models Direct team have  to discuss daily with our clients and new faces joining the books!

People may be surprised, but the average size  for females in the UK is size 16, do we feel the ‘majority’ are being represented successfully in the fashion world??

Continue reading “Models Direct talk Plus Size Models at #LFW”

Please follow and like us: