Today we interviewed Annewil Hokken. She is 23years old, born and living in Amsterdam and modelling for De Boekers! Annewil really impressed us how she manages to transform all her passions into work. Work of art! Working in the fashion industry doesn’t mean being limited in one profession. Annewil is a real proof of that! Besides being such a good model, she works as a stylist and started her own jewellery web shop! New success story? Yes, she is for sure! You can see some of her work and her styling sets on photoshoots here. Deeply passionate in fashion, our new spotted model definitely deserves to be the star on the spotlight! Keep on following Annewil’s career as a model and stylist! We will keep you updated!
Describe yourself with a few words:
Creative, down to earth, traveller and a little bit crazy.
What are you hobbies and biggest passions?
At the moment I’m finishing my study Communication at the VU University Amsterdam. I love traveling, for modelling or just backpacking to see the world. Besides this I started my own jewellery web shop and I’m doing shoots as a stylist.
When and how you started your modelling career? Were you scouted by somebody?
My first shoot was a cute one for Tina, when I was 12. When I was 16 I was scouted by Fresh Model Management through Hyves. At the moment I’m with De Boekers in Amsterdam.
Are you doing catwalks?
Yes! Love doing shows.
Have you dreamed to be a model?
Not really… I found out it’s the perfect way to travel and meet great people.
One thing that you love most about modelling?
Traveling! Living in new cities, discovering new places and cultures and meeting new people.
What is fashion for you? How would you describe your own style?
Comfy & casual with a vintage touch.
What is your must-have for the season?
This winter season I can’t go outside without my long cashmere camel coat!
Fashion/ beauty icon that you admire?
Adriana Lima & Bianca Balti. Pure beauties!
A fact about you that we don’t know?
I worked in an orphanage in Bolivia when I was 19, for a while. Really want to visit them again!
What makes you laugh and what makes you happy?
Where do you get your inspiration from?
The street, friends and a lot of magazines.
How do you see Life through your eyes?
The things that are worth fighting for are?
Love, family and friendship
How do you imagine the future, what does it hold for you?
I really don’t know. I’ll see what’s coming up. Would be nice to live in new cities. I’ll definitely try to travel as much as I can do!
If you could tell something to the whole world what it would be?
Always be thankful for everything you have. Enjoy the little things and be in love with your life, every minute of it.