Spotted Style went to Amsterdam Fashion Week in January and noticed a few more models for our ‘’Spotted list’’. One of them is the beautiful Lois Schalkwijk from Micha Models. She is 15 years old and already doing catwalks. First we spotted Lois walking the show of iNDiViDUALS and then we saw her at the fashion show of Dorhout Mees . Lois is 15 years old, born in Baarn and living in Soest, The Netherlands. She was scouted an year ago and already has a great start as being a model. What else did she share with us? Read the full interview and follow our new spotted beauty on Spotted Style! Lois in the spotlight!
Describe yourself with a few words:
Social, helpful and easy to get along with.
What are you hobbies and biggest passions?
Doing my workouts at the gym, hanging out with my friends and cooking.
Did modelling influence or change your life? If yes, how?
It influenced my life a bit, because when I choose to join Micha Models I decided to stop with my sport Hockey. Now I sport 4 times a week at the gym. Furthermore I changed the way I eat. Nowadays I mainly eat healthy food and I limited the candy stuff.
Are you doing catwalks?
In January of this year I walked 2 shows for the first time at Amsterdam Fashion Week. The first show I walked for Individuals and the second show I walked for Dorhout Mees.
Have you dreamed to be a model?
No, I never dreamed about becoming a model.
One thing that you love most about modelling?
It’s difficult to mention 1 specific thing because there are a lot of things I like. For example the shoots and the shows. Also it’s very nice to meet new people.
What is fashion for you? How would you describe your own style?
Fashion is important to me but not the most important thing. My own style can be mentioned as casual and sporty.
What is your musthave for the season?
I’m fond of shoes and for me it’s not really a musthave but just something I like.
Fashion/ beauty icon that you admire?
There’s not a specific fashion or beauty icon that I admire. I admire people who work hard to reach their goals in this scene.
What makes you laugh and what makes you happy?
Family and friends make me very happy and they also make me laugh.
Where do you get your inspiration from?
I get inspiration from my family, friends, music and a lot of other things.
How do you see Life through your eyes?
I see life as a special and precious thing and I think it’s important to get the maximum out of it.
The things that are worth fighting for are?
Family and friends .
3songs from your playlist
Curtis Gabriel & Semedo – Some people say
Ne-Yo – Coming with you
Tourist – I can’t keep up feat. Will Heard
5facts that we don’t know about you?
I have Indonesian blood
I am 1.81 m
The colour of my hair is my own colour and so are my curls
I’m in the 4th class of the VWO in the Netherlands
I love Indonesian snacks
How do you imagine the future, what does it hold for you?
First of all I want to finish my school and after that I would love to go further with my modelling work. If that doesn’t work, I will find the right study.
If you could tell something to the whole world what it would be?
Be good for yourself so you can be good for others.