Jordy Baan is 19 years old, born and living in Rijssen, the Netherlands and he is the first spotted model from Republic men Amsterdam. Right now Jordy is in Tokyo, busy
with modelling and he will stay there until March. Loves travelling and exploring the world, Jordy shares with us how modelling changed his life! We asked him if he could give a name of this moment of his life, how would this chapter be called and he said “Absolutely Amazing”! Why? Find out by yourself in the following lines!
Introduce yourself with a few words? Who are you?
I am Jordy Baan and I am 19 years old and at the moment I travel a lot for modeling.
What are you hobbies and biggest passions?
I like to go to football games. I am a big supporter of my local FC, my biggest passion at the moment is to travel a lot and to see the world!
When and how you started your modelling career? Were you scouted by somebody?
I started my modelling career a little bit over a year ago. And I am a full time model for 4-5 months until now!
Did modelling influence or change your life? If yes, how?
Yeah, it really changed my life because if I was not modeling, I would be still stuck in school and now I am meeting a lot of cool new people and seeing a lot of the world!
What is fashion for you? How would you describe your personal style? Where do you pull your inspiration from?
I would describe my style as the average model style haha! Skinny jeans, t-shirt and a leather jacket. I don’t pull my inspiration from somewhere. I just buy what I like.
Do you get to travel a lot for your work? If so what’s your favourite city that you have visited? Do you have a dream destination?
I travel quite a lot, my favorite city so far is New York and it was my dream destination as well! But the second one would be Los Angeles.
Give us a few facts about you people may not know.
I have a twin brother.
I did track and run when i was young.
I am a really bad at interviews.
What are your top priorities? What keeps you going?
My family and friends, travelling and modeling.
Define happiness. What makes you laugh and what makes you happy?
The fact that I can travel so much makes me really happy! And of course my family,friends and love!
How do you see Life through your eyes?
Like a Roller-coaster ride! It has his ups and downs but it is an unpredictable joy ride.
What is worth fighting for the efforts and the time?
Your happineSs and love
3 songs from your playlist?
Cherry wine – Hozier
Dont tell em – Jeremih
Too much – Drake
If you could give a name of this moment of your life, how would this chapter be called?
How do you imagine the future and what does it hold for you?
I can’t imagine my future because I would have never thought I will be in Tokyo right now! But it looks bright so far.
If you could tell something to the whole world what it would be?
Do what makes you happy.