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5,289. I don’t get out of bed for less than $10,000 a day. (Work & Fashion & Bed & Model) Linda Evangelista
17,094. She seemed to be a supermodel on the brink of superstardom. She seemed to be the perfect best friend. But the truth as a secret so bizarre it shocked everyone. And a scheme so brilliant it left investigators struggling to catch her. (Con & Model) Masterminds: Double Crossed e5
17,095. The glamorous seventeen-year-old blonde model cheerleader who calls herself Shannon Ireland is really a twenty-five-year-old conman and an impostor. (Con & Model) ibid.
17,096. Charles is kicked off the cheerleading team and fades from the limelight. (Con & Model) ibid.
17,097. Again Daughtery retreats from the spotlight. (Con & Model) ibid.
81,218. If I had been around when Rubens was painting, I would have been revered as a fabulous model. Kate Moss? Well, she would have been the paintbrush. Dawn French
81,229. I’ve never wanted to look like models on the cover of magazines. I represent the majority of women and I’m very proud of that. Adele
81,230. I was 14 when I started modeling. At the end of that first day my mum said, If you want to do this, you’re on your own because I’m not traipsing around London ever again like that. It’s a nightmare. Kate Moss
81,231. Modeling is a profession where your worth is tied up with looks. Christy Turlington
81,232. People think modeling’s mindless, that you just stand there and pose, but it doesn’t have to be that way. I like to have a lot of input. I know how to wear a dress, whether it should be shot with me standing or sitting. Linda Evangelista
81,233. I’m no model lady. A model’s just an imitation of the real thing. Mae West
81,234. The secret to modeling is not being perfect. What one needs is a face that people can identify in a second. You have to be given what’s needed by nature, and what’s needed is to bring something new. Karl Lagerfeld
83,392. As a model, you’re so used to taking your clothes off that you just don’t care. (Nudity & Model) Tyra Banks
87,356. Relations are the frostiest since the Cold War. But this hasn’t stopped an army of young Siberian models invading the West. And while the catwalk and magazines demand for these girls grow, I’m here where it all starts: at the castings. The dream starts young, very young: with thousands of Russian children starting model training almost as soon as they can walk. But there’s a darker side to the dream. So I’m going to find out just what it takes to make it in the West. (Russia & Teenager & Model) Reggie Yates, Extreme Russia s1e3: Teen Model Factory, BBC 2015
119,653. The journey from Siberia to super-model is a long one. (Russia & Teenager & Model) ibid.
132,617. One who has become the most famous and sought-after fashion worldwide: Twiggy. With her androgynous look, pageboy hairstyle, freshness and spontaneity, Twiggy was the icon figure of this new generation. (Model & Fashion & 1960s) Twiggy: The Face of the 60s, Sky Arts 2020
132,618. The 1950s in Britain is a time of austerity. The country is suffering from the after-effects of six years of war, and London is still scarred by the results of German bombing raids. Basic consumer goods continue to be rationed, and a class-ridden society sees an aristocratic elite lording it over a deprived working class. (Model & Fashion & 1960s & 1950s) ibid.
132,619. The world’s first international super-model. (Model & Fashion & 1960s) ibid.
133,213. At its peak the Miss World contest had a global audience of 100 million. In 1970 London played host to the contest. In the same year the Women’s Liberation Movement was born in the UK. But sexism wasn’t the only thing on the agenda. It was one night that sparked a revolution. (Model & Beauty & Competition) Miss World 1970: Beauty Queens and Bedlam, BBC 2020
133,214. ‘Always the thing at the back of your mind that a lot of people didn’t like it. I was aware of that. The contest was being left behind by the world.’ (Model & Beauty & Competition) ibid. Michael Aspel
133,215. ‘Post-imperial European-centric view of the world.’ (Model & Beauty & Competition) ibid. Peter Hain
133,216. Miss World Bomb Sabotage Bid: Miss World Bomb Sabotage Bid. (Model & Beauty & Competition) ibid. Evening Standard 20.11.1970