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Covid and how it’s affecting the modelling industry

20th Jan 2021 — There’s been a lot of information recently concerning the ‘do’s and don’ts’ during the national Covid lockdown. Scientists from various institutions have been on the news every day, relaying facts and giving opinions. This is all very well, but sometimes too much information can have the opposite effect. Let’s be honest: it can be pretty […]

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Luxury trip for model family

14th Jan 2021 — Why do ordinary? This is Oliver’s Travels slogan but also something we agree with too. Why live life doing the ordinary and not striving to be a little eccentric and do something dynamic and extravagant? Well, this is where Models Direct comes in. If you’re reading this blog, do read on to find out more […]

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SnowStormer

8th Jan 2021 — A modelling assignment that was a snow brainer Our models often have fun, but surely this assignment takes some beating. Five lucky Models Direct models were selected to participate in a promotion for SnowStormer – the UK’s only snow-based obstacle course event, and the self-styled “coolest event on the calendar”. Were they chilled? You bet […]

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Diverse Client List

4th Jan 2021 — At Models Direct, we like to help a truly diverse assortment of clients. We’ve provided models for notable media platforms, supermarkets, travel companies, fashion outlets and food retailers – and thousands more.  So when the Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) got in touch with us to see if we had 10 suitable models to pose as […]

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Starring role in Supermarket Christmas Commercial

1st Jan 2021 — Every parent should be proud of their children, but in Shelley and Rob Wall’s case, their “proud-ometer” reading must be going off the scale! This blog focuses on an extraordinary young man and Shelley and Rob’s bundle of joy – eight-year-old Noah, and his experience with one of the UK’s leading supermarkets. You may have […]

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Model pets at Christmas – our furry friends bring seasonal cheer

28th Dec 2020 — We all love our precious pets and other people love seeing them too – especially around Christmas time! Models Direct has a long history in supplying pet models for all sorts of advertising campaigns and promotional projects, including many that appear during the festive season. Our perfect puppies, delightful dogs and cute kittens have been […]

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Reaching for the Sky at Christmas – festive fun for junior models

24th Dec 2020 — Delighted faces and happy smiles – what could be more exciting than answering a FaceTime call from Father Christmas? Junior models tend to have the time of their lives when taking assignments with Models Direct, but during the festive season every job becomes just that little bit more special. When Sky Mobile asked us to […]

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Pro Blo Self-Love Campaign

20th Dec 2020 — Pro Blo, one of the hottest hair brands in the hair and beauty industry, collaborated with another great brand, Flamingo Candles, to promote a young, current and worthy self-love campaign – BE MORE YOU! And to be honest, who doesn’t deserve some much-needed TLC by practising self-love, self-care and to be more you?  You’re in […]

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It’s all child’s play – junior modelling for Hasbro Toys

16th Dec 2020 — There will be many happy faces this festive season when little ones unwrap exciting toys found under the tree on Christmas morning, lots of these shiny new treasures are likely to be made by renowned, global toy and board game manufacturer Hasbro. Some of our child models were lucky enough to have the chance to […]

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Raising Awareness with Channel 5 News

11th Dec 2020 — Our male model Marco starred in one of the most important modelling jobs when he was picked to promote mental health in men. Marco was asked by Channel 5 News to star in a promotional video on Barry Island Beach in The Vale of Glamorgan, South Wales, in a non-speaking role. Marco was proud to […]

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Christmas Shopping with a difference

8th Dec 2020 — It’s that time of year again where we begin to feel the joy of Christmas – let the festivities begin! Thinking about those Christmas lights being lit down Oxford Street in London and of course, buying gifts for our nearest and dearest makes most of us excited. This year our celebrations might be set to […]

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John Lewis at Home Christmas Magazine

4th Dec 2020 — Attention all Christmas shoppers! You could soon be seeing a couple of Models Direct pet models coming to a festive campaign near you! John Lewis is a national retail institution, and their Christmas TV adverts are seen by millions of British viewers in the weeks leading up to the big day. In fact, their 2019 […]

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