Height, Age and measurement modeling requirements

Height, Weight, Age – Measurements and Requirements of Modeling

Height, Weight, Age Measurements and Requirements of Modeling! It’s hard to pin figures to figures in a constantly evolving industry like modeling. As you’ve probably noticed by now, though, there are height, weight, and age  measurements and requirements for different types of models. In general, models of their respective genders must have the requisite height and weight ranges. Age…

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Women’s Clothes – What Size Really Is Plus Size?

Womens clothes – What size really is plus size?  In the last piece about plus size modeling, I mentioned that there’s a discrepancy when it comes to plus size models and the actual, real-life plus size. What’s more, retailers and fashion brands have variations when it comes to their sizing charts, which indeed adds further…

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Plus Size Models – Measurements And Requirements

Plus-size Modeling With some fashion brands spinning off or specializing in plus-size clothing lines, there has become a need for models that can pull off those clothes. These lines can in fact be traced as far back as the 1920’s in North America, with Lane Bryant catalogs already including items marketed toward plus-size women. Some…

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Plus-Size Modeling Standards, Measurements, and Requirements.

Article written by New York Fitness Model Michelle Alford. When it comes to the modeling world, most individuals immediately think Runway and or High-Fashion. But modeling may be larger than you think. Diversity is the key to reaching various audiences. One of these fields is the plus-size modeling industry. And for those interested, it is…

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Typical Modeling Measurements and Requirements.

Typical Model Measurements Many people who have thought about entering the modeling industry have been confronted by this question at one point or another: what measurements must one have in order to land some gigs? While there is no single particular set of measurements that define who can or cannot be a model, here are…

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How To Find The Best Modeling Agency.

Your agency is going to be a major component in the amount and type of work you get. This is because it is not only the agency’s job to find modeling work, but also push you for those jobs. A good agency will present you well and try to persuade clients to go with you…

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Why Do Models Have To Be Tall?

So why do models have to be tall?  I mean, Why don’t we see many shorter models?  There are a couple of significant reasons for this.  The truth is, models are needed in all shapes and sizes, but the one thing that they will all likely share is that they will be somewhat tall.  Of course this…

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What to do if your Measurements Change?

More than likely at some point within your career of modeling, should you keep at it and become successful, your body measurements and or characteristics will change.  Hopefully you are changing for the better and not the other way around.  Perhaps you are working out a lot more than you did in the past, or perhaps you…

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How to deal with Rejection.

The modeling industry can be a tough place to try make a living.  Many designers, agents, clients, and photographers have no problem pointing out your flaws or imperfections, and if they don’t like what they see, they move on to the next model.  Unfortunately, the modeling industry is a very shallow industry and furthermore, rejection is…

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Measurements and requirements of Plus-size Models.

Also known as “full-figured models,” plus-size models are perhaps not always what most people consider when they think “plus-size.”  A high fashion model body type can be very specific with particular measurements and requirements.  Models who do not necessarily meet these slender, manikin-like measurements can be considered “plus-size models.”  That means someone who is in good shape…

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