Ambition in the spotlight! Silke Hajunga from Future Faces!



Today we have a new story in the spotlight and one thing is for sure – it is going to be a successful one! We met Silke Hajunga, fulltime modelling for Future Faces Model Management and Pop models Milano! Last year the 18 year old Silke went to The Model Convention in Amsterdam, where many agencies were highly interested in her and she found out she had the potential to become a great model. After she spent six months eating  healthy and working out, the hard work and patience rewarded her! She became one of the new models of Future Faces and her dream came true! It didn’t take long until the first big booking for Silke was a fact! Her modelling career had a brilliant start and she walked her first show in Milano Fashion week for the Italian fashion house  Armani! Follow all the news about Silke on Spotted Style because they are already on their way! Are you ready? Silke in the spotlight!



Spotted in The Hague! Wouter, Annewil and Elise Jade from De Boekers!


Two months ago we spotted on the streets of The Hague three familiar faces! The photographer Wouter van der Linde with the girls from De Boekers,  Annewil Hokken and Elise Jade! Together they were working on a photoshoot and later on we met them to hear more about their new project. The concept was to shoot a young, feminine, street editorial and the model Elise Jade fits perfectly in this concept. Annewil did the trendy styling and she picked a girly, cool clothes to create the looks. The spring wardrobe was full of dark blue colors, pleated skirt, over-sized and long jackets in cream, dark pastel orange and camel colors. Credits to photographer Wouter van der Linde, styling by Annewil Hokken, model Elise Jade @De Boekers, hair and make up by Lisanne Peeters and photography assistant Thijs Bosma. Well done, team!


Mick Hes in the spotlight!


Looks like this week the spotlight will be full of boys! Here is the next one! Mick Hes, 18 years old, born in Amsterdam! Currently living in Nieuw- Vennep and finishing his high-school. After being scouted many times, Mick signed with Max Models at the age of 18. Field hockey, photography and travelling are part of the list with the things that excite him! He also shared more about his life, dream destinations and personal style when it comes to fashion. Read the full interview with Mick and follow him on Spotted Style! (more…)

Model & DJ in the spotlight! Stefan Broekman from IAmElk


Today we met Stefan Broekman from IAmElk! 19 years old, born and living in Hoorn, the Netherlands, Stefan is a model and a Dj! He is currently studying Dance Music Production course at the Herman Brood Academie. Modelling form one year, he already did Fashion weeks in Paris and Milan. The rising star spent his last summer in New York, where he had an amazing time and the city turned into one of his favorites! Besides modelling, music is big part of Stefan’s life. The young DJ is part of No Mondays and the boys just released their new track Katana on Nicky Romero’s label Protocol Recordings. If you want to spot Stefan and hear his music, you can go to party with him at Hemels Festival in Leeuwarden on 14th of May and Unknown Festival, Abbekerk on 5th of June.



Oscars throwback! Dorith Mous spotted on the red carpet!


After we had the pleasure to interview the Dutch model Dorith Mous last year, we continued following her. Born to stand out, there was no surprise when we spotted her at Hollywood’s most prestigious awards night. Her glamorous  look on the red carpet for the 87th annual Oscar Ceremony earlier this year was the one to remember! Looking at Dorith’s dress you are probably recognizing the signature of the designer Dennis Diem! The jewellery from Dorith’s hand on the first picture below are by the amazing Donna Distefano, worth $70.000 and by adding the special details, our spotted model created an unforgettable fashion look, perfect for the glamour of the Oscars! Dorith Mous in the spotlight!

I’d rather be at Coachella!


Spring is already here and with the temperature rising, we are dreaming of summer, festivals and colorful sunsets! And since we mentioned festivals, we cannot miss to give you an update for the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival! The annual 3-day music and arts festival is held at the beautiful Empire Polo Club in Indio, California. The 2015 festival took place the past 10th-12th weekend of April and continues on April 17th-19th. Coachella is not only a destination for music lovers but also showcases art installations from around the world. Bringing together people of all ages and muscial interests, Coachella has become the home for festival fashion inspiration! And with the upcoming summer we need to get our wardrobe ready and pick festival outfits! Did you already get your tickets for Loveland, Mysteryland, Volt or Amsterdam Open Air, Amsterdammers? Make sure you do because time flies and if you need an inspiration for your festival outfit, take a look at the lookbook of H&M  loves Coachella and stay tuned to see the best outfits from the biggest event in California!



Smoothie of the week: Extra Detox Drink


You want to get in shape and be ready for the summer? Working out plays important role but lets not forget that eating healthy is part of the process! As we promised you, every week we will give you one recipe, shared by our spotted models! So here is today’s one that will help you detox your body and make your daily routine a bit more delicious! Take your daily portion of vitamins and minerals by trying our Extreme Detox Smoothie! We started the day meeting some of our spotted girls and we had fun in the kitchen, trying different smoothies! We loved them all but today the winning smoothie is the Extra Detox one! Try our healthy drink of the week and start your day in the right way! 

All you need is:
1/2 Carrot, peeled
1/2 Pear
1/2 cup Broccoli florets
1 cup Water

Cut all the ingredients into small pieces, put them in the blender and blend them until smooth and ENJOY!

Spotted in New York! John Wesselingh from De Boekers!


New week and it’s time for new stars in our spotlight! And here is the next one! His name is John Wesselingh and he is from De Boekers. 21 years old, born in Eemnes, the Netherlands and currently living in New York City. John is also modelling for Established Models, Independent Men and DNA Model Management. He has been booked by brands as Dsquared, Versace and Woolrich.  Acting and playing a guitar are part of his daily life. Modelling was game-changing for John. You want to know why? Read what he shared with us! John in the spotlight!



Elle for Franzel Amsterdam!


We can’t get enough of Elle, so we spotted her again! There she goes, this time for Franzel Amsterdam! A brand which clothes are worn by starts as Chris Brown and Trey songs. Do you want to know more about Elle’s new work? Read what the pretty model shared with Spotted Style about her collaboration with the Dutch brand! Shop the clothing pieces here!

I remember going to the casting for Franzel Amsterdam where they told me they needed girls and boys for their show at Amsterdam fashion week, a video and their lookbook. I never thought I would’ve got picked, out of all those (very pretty) girls but I was lucky enough to get booked for all those things I mentioned above. So after shooting, the video and walking Amsterdam Fashion Week for Franzel Amsterdam I was very excited for the photoshoot. The team is amazing, you won’t get bored when they’re around and on set we had a lot of fun! The clothes of their collection ‘This is not art’ are amazing. I wish I had their entire collection in my close. They are so comfy, aswesome and different! The photoshoot was in a studio in Amsterdam and we’ve been shooting for about 2 or 3 hours. I really liked the background,  it’s very artistic.


Spotted! Jesper Trip from Alpha Male Model Management

By Gustaf Söderblom

Alpha Male Model Management’s boys are back in the spotlight! Let us introduce you Jesper Trip! 18 years old, born and living in Duiven, The Netherlands and modelling also for (be patient, because the list is long 😉 ) Success Paris, Independent Milan, IMG London, Uno Barcelona, Izaio Berlin, IMM Düsseldorf and Donna Tokyo! Jesper started modelling after he decided to try his luck and send pictures to several agencies and at the end chose to sign with Yannick from Alpha Male Model Management. As a fulltime model, fashion is constantly around Jesper and luckily he likes it. He enjoys following fashion blogs and watching fashion shows. Just started modelling and he already walked a fashion show for Kenzo during Paris Fashion Week! This was a good start and we are sure that the future for the spotted model will be even brighter! Follow Jesper on Spotted Style! More of Alpha Male Model Management coming soon! Stay tuned!

By Jorrit Pfeifer