The women getting into modelling in their 50s and 60s

Some of our busiest and most in-demand models are amongst our ‘classic‘ boards.

We wanted to share a great piece from The Financial Times with you, which gives an insight into how some of the most recognisable faces in the mature modelling world took the leap into the industry.

Speaking on mature model Nicola Griffin ‘Grifffin is one of a growing number of 50-plus models fronting ad campaigns and gracing magazine covers in recent years. The 59-year-old silver-haired model Kristen McMenamy appeared on the cover of British Vogue in early 2022, and last year the 89-year-old actress Maggie Smith was the face of Loewe’s SS24 pre-collection campaign.
There has also been a rise in older models on the runway at fashion week, with brands including The Row, Tove and Balenciaga all casting models over 50. According to fashion search engine Tagwalk, the number of womenswear shows that featured an older model rose by 34 per cent during the September season compared with last year’

Read the full article below –

It’s never too late to begin your modelling career.

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