UK Models

To Luxury Legwear and Beyond: Wolford AW12 Collection Hits Stores

Sarah McGiven | Posted 04.11.2012 | UK Style
Sarah McGiven

So September has come around quicker than ever and whilst it doesn't seem quite the time to put summer dresses away, it's definitely time to pile on the knits and to become reacquainted with your tights drawer.

Real Women Know Kate Upton Is Not Fat, But What About Them?

Sheila Hageman | Posted 16.09.2012 | Home
Sheila Hageman

Umm, come on. This woman is a supermodel; do you really think she gives one hoot what some pro-ana blogger says about her? Let's get real. She's busy rolling in her SI cover girl gazillions and laughing all the way to the bank.

Beauty Pageant For 'Fat And Beautiful' Women Weighing Over 176lbs (PICTURES, VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 20.06.2012 | UK

Vered Fisher (centre) was crowned this year's Miss Large Israel A 22-year-old weighing almost 250lbs has taken the crown in Israel’s annual Fat ...

Oxford Student Who Boasted Of 'Great Rack' Faces Disciplinary Hearing

Lucy Sherriff | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK Universities & Education

An Oxford University student who boasted of her "great rack" to try to win a librarian job is to face a disciplinary committee. Madeline Grant will...

Pictures Of The Day: 22 March

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.03.2012 | UK

While models waited backstage to display creations by a group of Russian designers during the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Moscow, further to the eas...

Israel Begins New Trend (Hopefully) by Banning Underweight Models

Sheila Hageman | Posted 22.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Sheila Hageman

Here's an idea for an advertising campaign - show women the average size of women worldwide and celebrate the myriad mix of bodies we have. And I promise you, sit back and watch the praise (and sales) come rolling in.

VIDEO: Israel Bans Underweight Models

Posted 20.03.2012 | UK

Israel has banned the use of underweight models in advertising, under new legislation, which also forces magazines and papers to make it clear when th...

I'm Tired of Looking at Thin People With Straight White Teeth

Sue Thomason | Posted 19.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Sue Thomason

Appearance is important to us but when we think of beauty - especially our own beauty - it's always focused on physical flaws we're convinced other people can not only see but that they will accept or reject us for. But beauty is not really about teeth or body fat ratio or hair or skin colour, it's about something intangible.

Oxford Student Uses 'Great Rack' To Land Librarian Job

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 05.03.2012 | UK Universities & Education

An Oxford University student has provoked outrage after she used her "great rack" to attempt to win votes to become a librarian. Madeline Grant, 19...

Which Teen Pop Star Has Been Snapped Up By Model Agency?

MyDaily | Posted 25.04.2012 | UK Style

While peering at those pictures of Thom Evans on the Select Model Management site yesterday we almost missed this young lady - Cher Lloyd - who has al...

PICS: Kelly Brook's Boyfriend, Thom Evans, Is Now A Male Model...

MyDaily | Posted 24.04.2012 | UK Style

Browsing the Select Model Management website male special bookings section (don't judge us - you clicked on this!) we spied a certain Mr Thom Evans - ...

Fit For A Borrower: Takanori Aiba's Bonsai Trees

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 23.02.2012 | Home

Japanese artist Takanori Aiba has built mini communities around bonsai trees fit for the likes of Polly Pocket or The Borrowers. A former maze illu...

Model Agencies Ban Sunbeds Over Cancer Fears

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 17.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Britain’s leading modeling agencies have signed a groundbreaking ‘No Sunbed’ policy agreement in support of Cancer Research UK’s R UV UGLY? Ca...

Cover Girls Images from Sports Illustrated to French Elle (and Me)

Sheila Hageman | Posted 14.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Sheila Hageman

I have often felt anger at judgments made toward strippers or nude models or porn actresses. The people who argue that what "those" women do is wrong, but that what Sports Illustrated models or fashion magazine cover girls do is acceptable. Who is to say which does more harm?

Skinny Versus Curvy: Why Women Can Never Win

Mary_McGill | Posted 20.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Ladies: it's time to put down those sparkly shoes and pick up your shields, for the battle of the body types rages on and you've simply got to choose a size, sorry, side. No, no - no dithering. You're either one or the other and before you starting rambling on about 'healthy body image' just shut it.

Which Famous Model Has Turned Stripper For New Movie?

MyDaily | Posted 12.03.2012 | UK Style

Agyness Deyn has worn her fair share of curious outfits while walking the runway, but the model-turned actress has adopted an altogether more minimal ...

Teenage Model Kills Herself After Cancelled Date

The Huffington Post UK | Olivia Williams | Posted 20.12.2011 | UK

Gabrielle Joseph, a 16 year-old model, killed herself after a boy cancelled their date, an inquest heard on Tuesday. The distraught teenager sent ...

Date With's 'Virgin Mary' Deemed 'Adult Content' By Ebay

Huffington Post | Alastair Plumb | Posted 07.12.2011 | UK Comedy is a dating website for good-looking people only. But that doesn't mean they aren't interested in raising money for charity, w...

PICTURES: Eco-Friendly Jungle Fashion Sets Fans A-Flutter

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 28.11.2011 | UK

Biofashion hit the catwalk in Colombia as models paraded down the catwalk wearing unique 'eco-friendly' designs by national designers. Organic fa...

Tales from the London Fashion Week frontline

Grace Elena Banks | Posted 21.11.2011 | UK Style
Grace Elena Banks

Much effort goes into planning a fashion week front row. It may seem like a charming co-incidence to find the fragrant Anna Wintour placed next to a, lets face it, frankly ridiculous looking fluro-outfitted Nicky Minaj

Celebrities: Is there a place at London Fashion Week?

Ariane Buteux | Posted 19.11.2011 | UK Style
Ariane Buteux

Celebrities are arguably one of the most crucial elements of the Fashion Week machine. As the stars sift through their invitations and take up their c...

Why Everyone and Anyone can be a Model

BritChick Paris | Posted 04.11.2011 | UK Style
BritChick Paris

As a budding actress and writer I jump on anything that gets me experience in front of the camera. Ok I might draw the line at an Imodium ad. A friend works for la Parisienne and asked me if Id be interested in being in a beauty photo shoot. IF!!!!?!!!

Kate Moss's Sister To Join The Catwalk? | Posted 22.10.2011 | UK Style

It looks like catwalk-friendly genes run in the Moss family - model agencies are said to be fighting to sign Kate Moss's 13-year-old half-sister Charl...

Top Hospital Says Models Not To Blame For Eating Disorders In Children | Posted 02.10.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Great Ormond Street Hospital has challenged claims that the cultrue of 'size zero' models is causing eating disorders among children....

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley Is The New Burberry Body | Posted 12.09.2011 | UK Style

Burberry have just announced their new scent 'Burberry Body'. It's billed as the brand's most sensual fragrance to date and will be fronted by model d...