New beauty and fashion lover in our spotlight! She is Alice Vink, 16 years old, born and living in Rotterdam and you already have seen her lovely face from the campaign of G-star Raw For The Oceans curated by Pharrell Williams! The charming brunette was scouted at the age of 14 and now is modelling for Max Models. Alice is highly interested in fashion (a true shoe addict) and looks like we spotted the right person! We talked a lot about fashion and if you need a new fashion inspiration, you can ask Alice for advice which fashion icons and blogs are the best to follow because our spotted model knows best! We asked her about her seasonal must-haves, what does it take to be a successful model and her beauty tip for you! Read the full interview and follow Alice on Spotted Style!
Can you introduce yourself to our Spotted Style followers? Who are you and how would you describe yourself?
Hi! My name is Alice. I’m sixteen years old.
What are you hobbies and biggest passions?
I love fashion! I love to read blogs, shopping and watch films/documanteries about fashion!
I also love to draw and read books, listening to music and sport.
When and how you started your modelling career? Were you scouted by somebody?
I was scouted when I was fourteen years old. Fancy magazine organized a competition for models. I didn’t participated, but my sister and I went to the finals (in the V&D) to hear some music. Then Max Models scouted me.
Did modelling influence or change your life? If yes, in what way?
Yes, I’m more confident. And my English is better! And I now know much more about good food.
Are you doing catwalks? Have you walked a show for Fashion week?
Yes I’ve done some shows during the Amsterdam fashion week.
What are the biggest campaigns/brands you have done and worked for?
The G-star raw for the oceans campaign.
Have you ever dreamed to be a model?
No, not really.
What does it takes to be a successful model?
Perseverance and be nice to everyone.
How do you stay in shape and do you have beauty tips for our Spotted Style followers?
I try to eat without sugar but with more vegetables. I also go to the gym 3/4 times a week were I do pilates and other sports. My advice is: don’t be to hard to yourself.
One thing that you love most about modelling?
Meet nice and creative people.
What is fashion for you?
Fashion for me is a way to describe myself.
If we spot you randomly on the street, what would be your daily outfit?
Black boots, oversized denim coat with a fur collar, jeans and a nice top.
What is your must-have for the season?
Fashion/ beauty icon that you admire?
Alexa Chung, Olsen twins, Kendal Jenner and Gigi Hadid.
What makes you laugh and what makes you happy?
My friends and family! And music!
Where do you get your inspiration from?
Magazines, films, music, people and art.
How do you see life through your eyes?
The things that are worth fighting for are?
Friends and family.
3songs from your playlist
-Institutionalized (Kendrick Lamar)
-Run to the sun (N.E.R.D)
-Nikes on my feet (Mac Miller)
5facts that we don’t know about you?
-I’ve played soccer for ±6 years
-I’m a shoe addict
-Sherlock is my favorite serie
-I’m the worst singer ever
-I can’t live without chocolate
How do you imagine the future, what does it hold for you?
I hope to travel a lot!
If you could tell something to the whole world what it would be?
Be aware of how we treat our planet.