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Candice Huffine – Picture of the Week – 7/24/2017

Supermodel Candice Huffine

 

Supermodel Candice Huffine

Gorgeous international supermodel Candice Huffine seems to break new ground in the modeling industry at a dizzying pace. Candice recently ran a NYC half-marathon in March 2017. She topped that run by doubling the distance and completing the Boston Marathon in April, 2017. Huffine also was featured in the prestigious Pirelli magazine in 2017. She also found herself walking for Christian Siriano, Tome, and Prabal Gurung. She is currently serving as a celebrity judge in Torrid’s third annual Model Search Competition.

Candice Huffine as seen here is featured in Torrid’s fall denim campaign.

 

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IMG Models represents Candice Huffine.

 

 

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TORRID ANNOUNCES 2018 MODEL SEARCH

Torrid Announces their Third Annual Torrid Model Search

The online casting submission began in May 2017 on Torrid.com which will be followed by live casting events this summer. These events will be located in  Los Angeles, Seattle, Houston, Atlanta and other major U.S. markets.  New for this model search series; there will also be a live casting in Toronto, Ontario.

Torrid will have a panel of judges who will appear at select live castings to advise on final selections.  The  judges are Ashley Nell Tipton, influencer & Project Runway winner, Priscilla Ono, celebrity makeup artist and Candice Huffine, supermodel and face of Torrid’s Fall 2017 #TheseCurves denim campaign

Applications can be submitted at Torrid.com/modelsearch through August 13th. Applicants also have the option of attending live casting events at malls in the following cities:

July 15th               Los Angeles, CA– Del Amo Fashion Center, 10AM-5PM

July 22nd              Seattle, WA– Alderwood Mall, 10AM-5PM

July 29th               Toronto, ON– Oshawa Centre, 10AM–5PM

August 5th           Houston, TX – Houston Galleria, 10AM–5PM

August 12th         Atlanta, GA – North Point Mall, 10AM–5PM

The winner will be announced in January 2018. One lucky winner will receive the title, “Face of Torrid 2018,” complete with a Torrid modeling contract and wardrobe. The winner will host Torrid store openings and events as a brand ambassador, star in seasonal fashion campaigns, and appear on the brand’s social media channels throughout the year.

 

Torrid Model Search

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The winner will join the ranks of Torrid models and brand ambassadors Maria Gimena(l) and Lyanna Lynette(r) (2017 and 2016) as Torrid model search winners).

“I’m very excited to have the opportunity to share my experience with the Torrid model hopefuls because I’ve been there,” says Maria Gimena. “The live castings were such a fun atmosphere and Torrid made it so easy for us to be ourselves! I can’t wait to see all the beautiful women show off their curves.”

 

ABOUT TORRID

Torrid designs and retails fashion apparel, accessories, swimwear, lingerie and footwear for stylish women sizes 10 to 30. Its exclusive collections inspire them to feel sexy, confident and downright irresistible. Torrid has more than 500 stores across the U.S. and Canada, in addition to its online shopping destination, Torrid.com. Follow Torrid on Facebook (Facebook.com/Torrid), Instagram (@Torridfashion), Twitter (@Torridfashion), YouTube (YouTube.com/Torridfashion) or Pinterest (Pinterest.com/Torridfashion)

Marika Leblanc – Picture of the Week – 5/22/2017

Marika Leblanc is the Winner of the 2017 Addition Elle Model Search

Marika Leblanc

Marika Leblanc

Marika Leblanc from Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada was named the winner of the Addition Elle #CurvyCastingCall on Thursday May 18. She competed against thousands of  women to make it to the top and thereby becoming the latest Face of Addition Elle.

For her efforts Marika will appear in the Addition Elle Fall 2017 Lookbook and will participate in the New York Fashion Week Runway show.  She wins a one year modeling contract with Wilhelmina. To top it off, she’ll receive a $1000 shopping spree at Addition Elle!.  We look forward to seeing more of the beautiful Marika.

Check #CurvyCastingCall on Twitter and visit Addition Elle.

 

Maria Gimena is the 2017 Face of Torrid

Maria Gimena Wins Torrid Model Competition

Maria Gimena

 

Plus model Maria Gimena was selected from the four finalists as the competition winner and was named the Face of Torrid for 2017.  Maria wins a modeling contract and a wonderful wardrobe from Torrid as well. This curvy beauty is 24 years old and was born in Uruguay. She is now a New Jersey resident. She is also multi-lingual(Spanish, Italian, and English) and quite the stunner.

Like many young women, Maria experienced criticism from some of her peers about her appearance and size but eventually overcame those experiences. Now she is very confident in herself and her looks; and very justifiably so.  Looking forward to seeing more of Maria in the coming year.

Vote for MyTorrid Model Search Winner

Vote for the 2017 Face of Torrid winner in the MyTorrid Model Search competition. Voting is from October 2 to October 28. The winner will be announced January 2017.  The contestants have been narrowed to four so go to THE FACE OF TORRID 2017 to find out about all four finalists, then vote for your favorite! You can also find the Model Search FAQ and the Contest Rules there.

 

2016 Torrid Model Search Winner

2016 Torrid Model Search Winner: Lyanna Lynette

MyTorrid Model Search 2017

MyTorrid Model Search 2017 is looking for the Face of Torrid

To enter, you need to be a woman 18 years old or older and wear a size 10 to 30. You also must first fill out the online application by August 7, 2016. There are 4 live castings but you don’t have to attend one to be selected.

Live castings:

July 16 New York, Palisades Center, 10AM-5PM
July 23 Miami, Coral Square Mall, 10AM-5PM
July 30 Nashville, Opry Mills Mall, 10AM-5PM
August 6 Los Angeles, Del Amo Fashion Center, 9AM-5PM

The Top Ten finalists will be announced in September followed by a test shoot in LA. The final four will then be selected. Torrid throws a “curve” this year. Now you will get to vote for the winner from the Final Four. The Winner, will be revealed in January 2017.

For all the info you need, check out the FAQ.

 

The Face of Torrid 2016

MyTorrid Model Search 2017 - Lyanna Lynette thr 2016 Winner

Lyanna Lynette from Harlingen, Texas

Sophia Adams – Picture of the Week – 4/13/2015

Sophia Adams 2015 winner Star in a Bra competition

 

Sophia Adams is the 2015 winner of the Star in a Bra model search to become the face of Curvy Kate for a year. In the past, the competition was segmented by country/region but this year it was a worldwide competion. The contestants represented women of the world and were a variety of shapes and sizes.

Sophia Adams is from London, UK and wears a 34JJ bra before and after a fiting. Second place went to Tatiana Meilhac from Lyon, France who wore a 34F before fitting and a 30FF aftet. Third place went to Holly Macgillivray from Isleofwight UK. She wore a size 38E before fitting and a size 34HH after.

Sophia wins  trip and photoshoot in Portugal, a yearlong modelling contract with Bridge Models and lots of Curvy Kate Sets.

Read more on the winners and contestants on Curvy Kate’s Star in a Bra site.

 

 

Star in a Bra 2015 Curvy Kate Search – Top Ten

 

Top Ten Voting Ends Soon

Curvy Kate's Star in a Bra's Top Ten

 

The 2015 Curvy Kate Search for D+ models is coming to a close soon. This year’s Star in a Bra competition to become the next face of Curvy Kate features a diverse field of gorgeous curvy girls and the end of top ten voting is near.  So go to starinabra.com and  show your favorite contestant some love.

 

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