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MODEL PROFILES, MILOU GROENEWOUD

Milou Groenewoud has been turning model scouts down since she was 15 years old.

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FOR THE LOVE OF…

Diesel’s current collection is all about what’s his is hers and what’s hers is his. We photographed a few of our favorite couples – all dressed in Diesel – and let them tell us their love story.

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AN ODE TO SNEAKERS

I am writing this as I just spent 3 days of wearing heels for at least 8 hours and a few miles a day. I love my heels, but there are only so many hours until any heel becomes unbearable.

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MODEL PROFILES / NAMARA VAN KLEEFF

Namara van Kleeff (19, VDM Model Management) was scouted only seven months ago while shopping in Amsterdam. A few months later she walked her very first shows during Couture Week in Paris: Chanel, Valentino and Giambattista Valli. “The Chanel show was so special. Even the catering backstage was spectacular.” She left her hometown Zoetermeer and …

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MODEL PROFILES / KIKI BOREEL

Kiki Boreel (19, Code Management) graduated from high school exactly one year ago and has been modeling full-time ever since. Her highlights so far? A Vogue Netherlands shoot at the beach and the Olympia Le-Tan show during Paris Fashion Week (‘I got to drink champagne before the show and had to pretend I was a …

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MODEL PROFILES / CLARINE DE JONGE

Even though Clarine de Jonge (16, VDM Model Management) still lives with her parents in a Dutch village called Bussum and has not finished high school yet, she has already scored some pretty big jobs since she got scouted as a 14-year-old (while shopping at Zara!). Last season for example, she was a Calvin Klein …

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HER THE LABEL

Summer has officially kicked off yesterday and that – more often than not – only leaves one big question… Who’s ready?! Most women immediately start to sweat (both literally and figuratively) when the first rays of sunshine hit town. Our bodies are never ready and finding that perfect bikini or swimsuit is like finding a …

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GIRLS IN FILIPPA K: CHLOE LEENHEER

She is an actress and photographer and apart from wrapping up the last month of the highly successful theater play War Horse in Antwerp, Chloé Leenheer also previously starred in our Denim Stories. As she’s currently on stage 7(!) times a week – busy bee much? – you can imagine how excited I was when …

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AMERICAN WEST

My first experience in the US was when I was 16 (maybe 17, possibly 18) and my parents decided to go to New York for New Years. I convinced them from the fact that they couldn’t leave me behind and there I was – too young to go party – with my mom and dad …