New York Fashion Week is one of the best times of the year! I love seeing the shows and going behind the scenes. I spoke with model Mara Cifuentes just as she was getting ready to walk the runway for swimsuit designer BFYNE. Model Mara Cifuentes shares her thoughts with us right as she was getting [...]

L.O.V.E I love Valentine's Day. Whether it's a day to celebrate your partner, your friends or even yourself...it's all about love. In honor of Valentines Day, model Kateryna Saveiko shared her guide to self love with us! Here it is!  Model Kateryna's Guide to Self Love: First things first. "You have to love yourself. When you [...]

“….Beauty is being able to walk a runway and silence a room by your presence…” - Victoria Whetzel When model Maggie Doyle walked down the runway at the PLITZS Fashion Marketing's model competition, captured my attention. I remember sitting at the Judges' Table and looking into the chattering audience. The moment Maggie walked down the runway, the room [...]

Meet Lashira: Through her bright and bubbly personality, you can just feel Lashira Moné's smile from across the room. She is a runway, catalog, editorial & commercial model. She is a spokes-model, mentor and soon to be fashion designer. Lashira is also a vlogger and fashion stylist. She grew up watching Tyra Banks, her role model on America's [...]

Meet Courtney Courtney Quinn is livin' her dream as a professional model! She is all about the lipstick! She always carries anywhere between 2-4  nude, pink, brown and purple shades of matte lipstick at all times because she never just wears one! She combines them to get the perfect shade of lipstick. Sometimes she changes the color during [...]

Meet Shinice Shinice Kelly is a model from South Carolina who has a passion for worship and being spiritual. She believes in focusing on God, meditation and the power of positivity. She says "Whenever you say the word 'I', be careful of what you say behind it!" For example, if you say "I am going to fail," [...]

Meet Victoria Victoria Jade Goode is a model who dreams of becoming a top fashion designer! Through her ambition and wit, she hopes to one day be able to have her own famous retail businesses. Victoria is very spiritual and has a deep connection with god. Victoria enjoys shopping & partying. Her guilty pleasure is playing [...]

Meet Dayna Dayna Deleon is an American model who is a cowgirl at heart. She worked on ranches before buying her own cabin in January. She was living in her own house before she moved out east. She can't live without her close companion Nomad, her 5 year old horse. Dayna and Nomad have traveled together across the country [...]

Meet Pauline Pauline Bynum is an American model and an award winning nationally competitive figure skater. She has been skating ever since she was 18 months old (can you imagine how cute she must have been as a baby ice skater?!). Over the past summer, she won 3rd place in the Parade of Champions National Showcase Senior Interpretive. [...]

  Meet Natalie and Charlotte Natalie Smith (on the left) is a model and a future psychiatrist. You can find her studying for medical school or writing a segment called "Ask a Short White Coat!" for Essex Fells Magazine. She always carries around a pen, because you never know when you're going to need it! If [...]

Meet Tanasha Tanasha Nelson is currently a musician, an R&B singer and a model. As a Couture Fashion Week model, she walked the runway with style! You can find her playing the guitar and performing in local gigs. Her dream is to sing and motivate people through her singing. She loves makeup and her favorite [...]

Meet Mike Mike Bellaty loves to play volleyball and hang out on Dewey Beach. If he had 3 things in his bag he would have a volleyball, a pack of gum and a MetroCard. He enjoys relaxing and playing video games. His passion for helping others shines brightly through his work in the healthcare field and through his volunteer work abroad [...]

Meet Jenna Jenna Elizabeth Marie Montalbano - Bellaty is a model who not only walked the runway for New York Fashion Week's Couture Fashion Week's 2017 Spring Collection, but also worked behind the scenes as a runway coach! She spoke with designers to help them create the perfect runway walk to showcase their collection during the fashion shows. Behind [...]