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Ideal World TV – How Modelling Can Transform Your Life

Meet Neri – one of our plus-size models, whose life has completely changed since she joined Models Direct. Originally a care worker, she decided to take the plunge and to sign up with us as a model. Since then, not only has she fulfilled an array of female modelling assignments for us, but one of […]

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Transport for London Debuts New Campaign Starring Models Direct

We’ve done it again. Models Direct have helped advertise London to keep on moving with a new TfL campaign. Tuck in as we take you through how our models helped bring their modelling skills to the table and deliver TfL’s campaign to life.  Models Direct have worked with Transport for London (TfL) on several occasions […]

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Sumec UK

Our experienced male model Stephen recently grabbed his tool belt and set off to York for a three-day commercial shoot. Stereotypes aside – does this sound like the perfect assignment for a male model? We can’t be sure, but what we do know is that Stephen revelled  in his modelling role over the three days. […]

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Kate Barton – The Beauty of Modelling for Boutique Brands

From small local bookings to major international shoots – and everything in between – Models Direct supplies models for all sorts of assignments. And that is one of the many things we love about our work! While we enjoy the prestige of sending our models to big name clients with global presences, we also like […]

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Camping & Caravanning – Modelling as a Couple

Stephen and Liz Campbell are used to being together – after all they are a married couple! But now the attractive pair are hoping the time they spend together might spill over into their working – as well as their leisure – hours a little more often. Stephen and Liz were recently put forward by […]

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Electrolux – Keeping Modelling in the Family

Spending quality family time together always cements relationships, but what if you could also occasionally work alongside your nearest and dearest? The Karlsen family have been working together for some time now and have taken on a broad variety of assignments for Models Direct. Mum Kristina is a successful lifestyle model in her own right, […]

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Greene King

Talk about an uplifting modelling assignment… Four of our models were recently asked to pose as a group of pub diners for Greene King’s new pub menu. This booking surely gives the UK hope, as the hospitality industry looks set to return to normality, welcoming customers back in the near future without any restrictions. Things […]

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ASE Corporate Eyecare

Models should always be looking for different ways to use their talents in modelling assignments. Some know that certain physical characteristics are better suited than others, and models shouldn’t just concentrate on one single feature. How many models have perfect hands or incredible hair perfect for a number of our clients, only to focus on […]

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Morrisons

What better way to forget about the doom and gloom of lockdown than working for a nationwide company on behalf of a top London agency? That’s exactly what the Semedo family did – keeping within their social bubble remit and putting their skills to good use in paid work. Who said lockdown should mean a […]

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Summer – time to refresh your ePortfolio!

Sometimes you just have to take a long, hard look at something before realising it’s time for an update… We’ve all been there, haven’t we? How long has that dress been on the hanger, collecting more dust than a Dyson? Perhaps you’ve been thinking about buying some new socks for months, only to persevere with […]

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Just You: Modelling for Solo Travellers and Adventurers

For those who love to travel independently, Just You is the perfect solution for solo holidays escorted tours. Models Direct were so pleased to join forces with the holiday company that has been running successfully for over 15 years when they requested for us to bring our talent to the forefront of their marketing campaign.  […]

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Santander

When one of the most trusted banks in the world needed models for their pension scheme promotion, they instantly called Models Direct HQ for the best possible talent. And did we deliver? Did we ever! We love placing both aspiring and established models with our vast range of clients, whether they’re a new local business, […]

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Local & International Assignments

Though Models Direct excel at arranging bookings anywhere in the UK – or, for that matter, around the world – there’s something so pleasing about keeping it local. And that’s exactly what we did when electrical retailer Snellings requested three adult models to pose for stills to promote their range of electrical products. Situated in […]

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Start-Rite Shoes

Models often take tiny steps to becoming stars in the industry, and there’s no better example than when two of our budding models – Albie and Cash – we asked to pose for the latest collection of children’s shoes by Start-Rite. From casual canvas to making an impression at school with pristine leather footwear, Start-Rite […]

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How to become a social media influencer – steps to success

Being active on social media can certainly boost the career of any male or female model, but what are the top tips to achieving success? Many of those we represent at Models Direct have a strong presence on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, TikTok and other new and emerging social media platforms. Increasingly, our clients enjoy seeing […]

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Starpets feature in campaign for Coco&Eve

Having good skincare and hair products is becoming more important where many of us are now turning to nature to nourish our skin and hair. We are directing ourselves by using artisanal treatments that not only enrich our outside but also our inside. Naturally, Models Direct were thrilled when Coco & Eve, an award winning […]

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Smart working solutions – modelling for Smartdeskers

The world of the workplace was already changing before the pandemic hit – now it is calling for more flexible solutions than ever! Many more of us are now working from home or in a hybrid arrangement, with some time spent at the office and some at the kitchen table. Hot desking and co-working spaces […]

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Modelling Terms Made Easy

In this blog, Models Direct would like to concentrate on some terms used in the industry – particularly those of importance to models and actors. We’ll then move on to three crucial questions models often ask, namely:  1. What is the chief role of a modelling agency? 2. How do clients select the “face” for […]

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Window France: Connecting Our Mature Model with a Revolutionary Company

Taking commercial modelling to another level with Window France. Models Direct entered the world of Window France, a company specialising in bespoke mannequins that are personalised creations produced for many leading designers and fashion brands. Based in the south of France, Nice, the company is leading the way forward for innovative mannequins being created in […]

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Smart, Diverse Modelling – With Hive

Hive is one of the biggest names in the home connectivity business and Models Direct is thrilled to name it among its many well-known clients. Not only that, but our agency is also proud of its long and strong record in promoting models of diversity. We firmly believe that anyone has the right to put […]

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Healthcare & NHS Assignments with Models Direct

Modelling doesn’t always entail strutting down the catwalk and being the centre of attention. It expands to something greater than just capturing something that looks picture-perfect with a model who has to die for gorgeous looks and figure.  Models Direct have had some incredible projects our talented models have worked on throughout our 30 years […]

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What makes Models Direct different??

As a long-standing, fully regulated modelling agency, Models Direct not only stands out as an agent models can trust but also one with a wealth of crucial experience. Our decades of experience in the industry mean we have a long and substantial list of high calibre, well-known names among our clients. Those contacting us to […]

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International Travel Assignments…Up and Away With Models Direct

Models Direct – coming to an airport near you! UK staycations were the big trend during the ease of the lockdown last year (a term many of us were frantically typing into our search bars).  Now we’re seeing the rise of jet setters as our lockdown is beginning to relax again. Travelling around the world […]

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Getting to know The Avid Seamstress with Models Direct

As one of the top UK modelling agencies, we have a varied amount of clients who come to us (Models Direct) requesting our professional models. We had The Avid Seamstress, a London based sewing pattern company committed to supporting makers who enjoy the art of sewing, come to us for a female model who could […]

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Modelling during lockdown – going ahead despite the difficulties

There is light at the end of the long tunnel we have all been stuck in this past year – and certainly it can’t come quickly enough for all of us, including those in the modelling world. Despite the difficulties, however, at Models Direct we kept going wherever possible, ensuring the utmost safety of our […]

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Models Direct Launching New Brands

Startup companies/brands are game-changers in the world of business. They offer lots of perks for their workforce like solid collaboration between the workforce hierarchies, competitive salaries, excellent work-life balance – the list is comprehensive. We have had lots of startups approach our modelling agency, Models Direct, over the past 30 years of our presence in […]

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Raising the bar – modelling for Badger Beers

Cheers! Here’s to a winning campaign for Badger Beers! Two of our models, Chloe and Chris, took part in a shoot for the Dorset tipple and by all accounts the assignment was a great success. Badger Beers are brewed in Bournemouth and have a long history in the world of craft brewing, reaching right back […]

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The Clementine – for top model dogs

Out of all our lovely clients, The Clementine is rather unique. You see, it’s a high-spec, all British made, luxurious dog brand, selling miscellaneous accessories for our four-legged friends such as leads, collars, jumpers, dog carriers and stationery. Think of it as the Louis Vuitton of the canine world. When it comes to pampering pets, […]

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Modelling for luxury brands

Sleep.London is a new range of products designed to give users the best possible night’s sleep. It was launched by Pro Blo Group (who specialise in hair styling products) when Founder Rebecca McCann became determined to offer customers the very best in nightwear, eye masks and pillows. Masks have been the essential accessory lately for […]

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Keep on Moving with TFL’s Active Travel Campaign

Commit to be fit with TfL’s new campaign  COVID-19 has changed the way we live, the way we work and travel. Transport for London (TfL) recognise the change the virus has made on travel so they have come up with some practical tools to help businesses encourage their workforce to pick active travel options (hence […]

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The Sky’s the limit for these models..

Thinking about travelling abroad when lockdown finally ends? If so, this report on an exciting Models Direct campaign will have you checking your luggage and renewing your passport before you can say “bon voyage”. We hope that your travel plans will become a reality sooner rather than later, although at the time of writing, who […]

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SLEEP London X Pro Blo – Taking Special Care of our Models

At Models Direct, we understand the importance of looking after our models, and never has this been more important that during the Covid-19 pandemic. Our models Abinaya and Clavel accepted an assignment for Pro Blo’s new SLEEP London X brand, where they each had to take on the role of a woman returning home after […]

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Bridal Modelling Success with Models Direct

You’d think that wedding dreams had been shattered because of the pandemic, but this certainly hasn’t been the case. Wedding bells are still ringing and couples have been taking their vows in alternative ways, declaring their love and commitment despite these unprecedented times.  As a result, bridal modelling has not experienced any dips or sudden […]

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Sleep Like a Baby with Purflo: Baby Modelling with Models Direct

Purflo is a well-established baby safe sleep brand which came into being in 1997 dedicated to creating cleaner, safer and healthier sleeping environments for babies. So when the company requested a baby model for marketing their newborn products, we were delighted to put forward a selection of baby models forward and little Sienna was selected. […]

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Life Changing Opportunities with Models Direct

One of the best (and sometimes unexpected) perks about being a model for Models Direct is the sheer range of work. The diversity of modelling opportunities is due to several factors, the main ones being: Our experienced booking team, and their rapport with our clients. Our extensive list of clients who continually choose us as […]

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A day at the races – family modelling at Newbury Racecourse

And they’re off! A selection of models from Models Direct took part in a lively shoot at Newbury Racecourse and soon found they were firm favourites with the clients. The Karlsen family, together with models Gavin, AJ and Jasmine, were integral to the commercial assignment to promote the hosting of events at the venue. Dressed […]

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Modelling for Barclays

All companies need to be on the pulse of modern marketing campaigns, and one of the biggest clients on our books recently asked us to help them do exactly that. We’ve provided models for Barclays PLC before, so when the illustrious company required seven adult models for their new social media campaigns, we knew precisely […]

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RSPCA Assured

Here at Models Direct, we’re often asked to be involved with charities and other good causes. We jump at the chance to supply models for registered certifications and their third parties, because it means we help them spread their message throughout the nation. One of these causes that continue their good work is RSPCA Assured […]

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Commercial Advertising for Tipi’s Rental Revolution

For the rental rebellions who want a contemporary, lively and smart place to live in London, Wembley Park’s neighbourhood boasts seven apartment buildings all belonging to Tipi. Each with their individuality and take on the stylish renter, Tipi’s team are on a mission to make their renters happy and love living in the capital. With […]

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Aviva Retirement Campaign

If there was one particular modelling assignment to highlight our relationship with long-standing clients, this would be right up there with the best of them! Seven of our adult models were elected to pose on camera and speak about what retirement meant to them as part of the Aviva Retirement Scheme. The models starred in […]

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Campo Viejo Online Promotional Video: Wine and Dine with Models Direct

Campo Viejo really knows how to savour the moment. The winery opened its doors in 2001 and approached our modelling agency for… well, of course our professional models! Campo Viejo needed their advert crafted and delivered to get their wines noticed with the help of No Nonsense PR, who no doubt take the hassle and […]

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All dressed up, ready to get to work – modelling for 7Active

Trying on different outfits, striking all sorts of poses and meeting a wide range of different people – modelling clothing can be enjoyable for a whole host of reasons. At Models Direct, we provide male and female models of all ages, backgrounds and sizes to a spectrum of different assignments for all sorts of big […]

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Spotlight on Sky Sports Covid-19 ‘I Am Sport’ campaign

With the last year being one of the most unpredictable of our lifetime, the world has been on lockdown to help keep everyone safe. The sports sector has certainly seen its fair share of cancellations, postponements and disruptions of live sports because of the social distancing measures in place.  Thankfully, Sky Sports has celebrated the […]

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Another day at the office – with AXA PPP Healthcare

It is exciting enough going along to a commercial modelling assignment, but when you unexpectedly become one of the stars of the show, it becomes extra special! This is exactly what happened to one of our models, James, when he was booked to take part in a YouTube commercial for AXA PPP Healthcare. Models Direct […]

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Banking on a successful modelling career – working with some big names

Whether it’s major fashion outlets, big high street stores or some of the other well-known names in British business, Models Direct works with an impressive array of different clients. The NatWest bank, for example, recently called upon us to find them a selection of models for an online advertisement. Models Direct was asked for five […]

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Filming the Holland’s Pies Commercial

Two rival counties recently united when Lancashire and Yorkshire combined during the pandemic to produce a deliciously effective commercial.  Holland’s Pies are a well-known Lancashire bakery based near Accrington. Established in 1851, they’ve been the number 1 pie-maker for hundreds of fish and chips shops and cafés around the country – as well as being […]

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Covid and how it’s affecting the modelling industry

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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Mamas and Papas – our beautiful babies appear in national campaigns

Imagine seeing your little one smiling up at you from the page of a catalogue or brochure – or catching sight of their gorgeous gurgling face in an advert – Nothing could be more heart-warming Well, that is exactly what some of our very own mamas and papas from Models Direct have had the pleasure […]

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Get Body Confident with Models Direct

There has been a change in how people are perceiving body shapes and sizes, whether it’s their own or others. We’re all different that’s for sure and this celebration of difference can be seen within the population. With the help of mainstream media and social media, the body positivity movement has risen helping to rebuild […]

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Is lifestyle modelling for you?

From appearing on camera as a friendly shop assistant to taking on the role of a doctor in a television advert, working as a lifestyle model could see you step into almost anyone’s shoes. One day you could find yourself being a smiling mother playing with a couple of cute children in the park – […]

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Transport for London Winter Shoot

What makes London so great? It’s unlike no other city that’s what – diverse, open and full of energy. Our Models Direct team love the atmosphere, vibrancy and positivity the city boasts day and night.  You’ll find the sweetest little cafes tucked away in corners smelling the streets with gorgeous beverages, magical museums, art galleries, […]

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Football Fan’s Dream Modelling Job

Here at Models Direct, we specialise in providing talented models to many professional clients up and down the country. Our client for this particular job was ICHI Worldwide, and the locations of the assignment were the training grounds of two major football clubs – Manchester City FC and Charlton Athletic FC.  When ICHI wanted 16 […]

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Felix Cat Photoshoot

When you think of cats, which famous feline springs to mind? Tom, Sylvester, Garfield? All good answers, but our client, Craft Worldwide had another celebrity up their sleeve when approaching Models Direct to promote Purina’s renowned cat food products. Yes, it was Felix of the “Cats like Felix, like Felix” TV slogan. As one of […]

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Have You Thought About Family Modelling With Models Direct?

Models Direct are on the look out for talented model families, the demand is higher than ever right now, as clients look to book diverse families from the same social bubble for their latest advertising campaigns/commercials.. Models Direct represent amazing ‘real’ model families who have worked with some very well known brands across the UK […]

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Diverse Models: Meeting Modelling and Disabilities

Modelling doesn’t just focus on the typical super slim and tall look which dominates the runway. Our modelling agency, Models Direct, offers everyone with the same opportunities regardless of age, gender, size, style and special abilities. We welcome diversity and inclusivity and we understand it’s so essential to represent the entire population – not a […]

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Isn’t all modelling fashion modelling?

In our wonderful industry is a category of modelling which is about as broad as they come: fashion modelling. We can hear you saying, “Isn’t all modelling fashion modelling?” After all, models and fashion go hand-in-hand. When people think of models, they conjure up images of leggy high-heeled beauties parading along a Parisian or Milan […]

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Take the first steps into a new job: conversations with a potential model

June 2020. A few days ago, in my hometown, I happened upon a chance meeting with a good friend. Let’s call him Elliot. He’s 22 years of age, six feet in height (the same distance we kept apart), and he has the chiselled looks that scream “catalogue model”. By all accounts he’s a handsome lad. […]

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Baby Modelling

Whose heart does not melt when they see a smiling, happy baby? No wonder baby models are in such high demand! Baby modelling is big business when it comes to promoting all kinds of products through advertising, as well as for newspaper and magazine articles, website photography and even television work. We see their laughing […]

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Pucker up!

A history of lipsticks Of all the made cosmetics products, perhaps lipstick is the most enduring. There are many reasons why this essential product has been at the top of consumer modelling shopping lists – mostly for women, of course, but occasionally for the more masculine among us.   Consider a lippie’s benefits: They are cheap […]

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Fashion logos

The simpler the better All large companies have logos. Even small enterprises have them. Logos have to be varied – for obvious reasons – although most of them share one common feature: they are simple in design. Logos are extremely important for businesses, being a symbol or mark to promote themselves. Even more critical, logos […]

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Men’s haircutting – DIY-style

Hairdos or don’ts – it’s up to you! With hairdressers currently out of action until this weekend, many of you will have been tempted to turn your unruly mop of hair into something approaching a professional style. Just by talking to a few men recently, Models Direct has discovered that boredom has been a valid […]

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Make your Favourite Barista-Style Cups at Home

Who doesn’t love a steaming hot cup of coffee? But it’s not always possible to get out and about to enjoy a cup in your favourite coffee shop and, during lockdown especially, we might be keen to make our own versions at home. The jury is still out on just how good for you coffee […]

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Easy-peasy 5-a-day tips

We all now know about lockdowns. Most of us want them to be over. You’ve probably got into both good and bad habits during the past few months, which is understandable. An easy habit to get into is cheating your way to eating five daily portions of fruit and veg. It’s easier – and tastier […]

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Father’s Day 2020: Gifting Your Superhero

A year has flown by super quick! Another 365 days (well, almost) have been journeyed through and it’s that time of year again – Father’s Day. The 21st June is fast approaching so are you prepared for showering your superhero with their dream gift or are you a last-minute.com person? Well, if you happen to […]

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Gym-Goers Guide to Skincare & Beauty

A lot of us like working out and are avid gym bunnies who love to sweat it during a workout. However, our skincare can be compromised if we don’t take care of it and nourish it like it truly deserves after a grilling workout.  We’re indoors but we thought we’d cover this for all those […]

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Power Up with a Power Nap

A power nap can provide us with a supercharged surge of energy that our bodies need. We might have an energy slump between 1 and 3pm so a power nap is just what our bodies need. This isn’t easy to achieve though as our busy lives dictate what our hours in the day will consist […]

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Why opt for a High Intensity Interval Workout?

Keep fit enthusiasts, including those working in the modelling industry, are always on the lookout for new exercise routines. Finding activities that bring about the right health benefits and also manage to keep you interested and enthusiastic enough to maintain your programme is essential. High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) is all the rage right now […]

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Time Flies – A Day in the Life of Our Junior Models

Flight attendants prepare for take-off please. Jet2 in-flight kids’ meals are to come in recyclable boxes and guess which modelling agency was there to bring child models to the forefront of their campaign? Models Direct, of course!  Jetsetters Ahoy!  Jet2 is a well-established British low-cost leisure airline, and since 2019, it is the third-largest scheduled airline […]

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Take Care in the Sun

With a long summer stretching ahead of us – and many of us having more time to spend out in the fresh air – we all need to be taking care in the sun. Whether we are models or those keen to become a model who are eager to deepen our skin tones, or others […]

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Is your pet behaving differently during lockdown?

If you’ve noticed that some of us are going ga-ga during the lockdown, spare a thought to your pets. At a time when behaviour patterns can be inconsistent, mind-shatteringly mundane or just plain bizarre, take a close at your pet. Models Direct has spent time researching animal lockdown anecdotes and has observed several documentation on […]

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Pearly whites

Did you know that tooth decay is one of the most common diseases in the world? That’s a good reason to ensure your mouth is in the best possible condition for all your modelling assignments. When it comes to saying “Cheese!” in front of the cameras, a healthy set of gnashers is paramount, as it […]

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Here Comes the Sun – Top Tips for Choosing Your Shades

The warmer weather is well and truly here and many of us are already soaking up the sunshine in our gardens, on our balconies or outside as we walk to work or exercise. Would-be fashion models and those already working in clothing modelling will have a keen eye for the styles that suit them and […]

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Treat Your Pet

While so many of us are stuck at home it can be tricky knowing just how to give our favourite furry or feathered friends a treat. Dog models and other pets, including cats, birds and rabbits, who take part in photo shoots and films, will be used to being rewarded for their good work. But […]

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Celebrating Global Day of Parents

Did you know that the United Nations has chosen the 1st of June to be celebrated as the Global Day of Parents? No? Well, it’s a good job you stopped by our blog section! The UN wanted to mark the first day of this month as an annual appreciation for all parents across the globe. […]

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Mastering Mirror Work Like A Pro

One aspect of modelling usually entails posing in front of a camera. And hey, what’s not to like about striking a fantastic model pose and achieving the look that your client is after? If your expression is on point, it can be successful marketing but what if you can’t translate that on camera? Teen models, […]

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Fashion facts

In this blog we’ll look at some fashion facts. These ten beauties intend to provide a fascinating insight, as well as being useful to test some of your fashion friends during the lockdown. The Models Direct team love a quiz so get your quiz hats on and have fun! Most expensive jeans. The most expensive […]

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Eating healthier on-the-go

Don’t take away my takeaway! Here at Models Direct we value health. Everyone likes a good takeaway – it can be a treat after a hard week’s work, or simply a meal to be enjoyed when time is of the essence. But that doesn’t mean takeaways have to be classed as “junk food”. The term […]

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Our models catch the Metro – on Nintendo Switch!

When Deep Silver needed a group of models to launch their Metro Redux video game on Nintendo Switch, there was only one modelling agency up to the task – yep, you guessed it, Models Direct The German-Austrian video game publisher was founded in 2002 and has since built an impressive portfolio in the entertainment industry, […]

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On the Run – Is Now the Time to Take up Jogging?

With restrictions on the ways we can exercise, as well as how much time we are allowed to spend outside, more and more people seem to be taking up running. Jogging, running and even power walking are excellent ways of getting and staying fit and certainly those involved in the modelling industry may be keen […]

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Add Sparkle to Your Style – Make Your Own Jewellery

Set a shining example to your friends and family by creating some cool costume jewellery at home to enhance your wardrobe and add more than a touch of individuality to your look. Bring sparkle, colour and plenty of “je ne c’est quoi” by making your own necklaces, bracelets, rings and earrings with objects you may […]

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How to Make Your Beauty Routine Sustainable

As health officials have advised us to stay safe from COVID-19 by staying at home to protect ourselves, others and the NHS, you might be on the hunt for useful hacks to keep yourself busy. You’ll have more downtime to do the things that you might not have had the chance to do, so now’s […]

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Scaling new heights

Model reptiles  Reptiles are cold-blooded animals belonging to the class Reptilia, the main groups comprising snakes, lizards, crocodilians (crocodiles, alligators and caimans), turtles (including tortoises and terrapins), and the tuatara – an epidemic species native to New Zealand. Whilst the precise taxonomy is slightly more detailed, this is the basic classification of reptiles.  The term […]

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Learn Something New Every Day

You’re never too old to stop learning – so why not try to learn something new every day? Whether you are a fashion model who wants to take up a new language, a teen model keen to pick up the guitar or a senior model eager to find out more about computing, now might the […]

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The White Decision – Light and Airy for Summer

As summer approaches and our thoughts turn to spending more time outside, if possible, we might also like to bring a breezy touch to our homes. Those in the modelling business know only too well how significant white can be in the world of fashion but it has also become an important 2020 interior design […]

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Get the Look: Soap Brows

Most of us are indoors now so what better way to utilise time than to experiment and try out new hacks and things to do. So far, we’ve been through a few things that you can try out at home. They are DIY face masks charged with natural ingredients, styling your nails with the latest […]

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