NEW YEAR. New Start. No doubt like me, as you have scrolled through your social media feeds you’ve been hit with countless inspirational content purposed to politely encourage you to get your ass into gear and create your best year yet. Twenty-18. The year to slay!
So we’ve decided to jump on the band wagon, AMFAM style, to bring you life hacks and advice from some of our favourites.
Between them they stomp the runways, can claim the coveted title of supermodel, grace the covers of Vogue, hold college degrees majoring in the likes of political science, economics and criminal psychology, have made the Forbes annual highest paid models list for 2017, and ….yes there are even some angels amongst us.
But it doesn’t stop there, from swimwear and fashion lines to holding infamous TED talks with record views (in the vacinity of a cool $21 million) and using their voices to lead us in social and industry change, these women are building their empires one day at a time.
There is no denying their influence. From Kendall to Kate Moss (we bow down) we’ve searched through the archives to bring you some sage advice to “live by” in 2018 from those who have survived and continue to thrive in one of the world’s toughest industries.
From staying cool to healthy habits, and refusing to cry over boys, these women are ruling at life. This is girl power at it’s best.
Let the models advice speak!
“Stay cool, hang loose, admit nothing!” …. “Embrace your weridness”
“If you can’t see anything beautiful in yourself, get a better mirror”
“Looks aren’t everything, believe me, I’m a model”
“ Girls are stronger in numbers, so yes, I believe girls should stick together whenever possible”
“Force it into your brain. You’re a badass and you deserve to be here”
“ I always say eat Clean to stay fit & have a burger to stay sane”
“ The more you trust your intuition, the more empowered you become, the stronger you become, and the happier you become.
(Fashion fact – Gisele was bumped off the number 1 spot on the Forbes highest paid model list in 2017 by Kendall ‘power’ Jenner)
“ Be you. Be Real. Be Authentic. Be your favourite kind of woman”
“Never Complain Never Explain”
“ Always remember you are a fine piece of china, don’t let anyone treat you like a paper plate”
“ This is who I am take it or leave it”
“ Persistence is a secret weapon for everyone”….
“Fall in love with the work that you do, that is the best way to make everything last”
“I won’t cry for you, my mascara’s too expensive”
“There’s a right time for everything and I’m a true believer that everything happens for a reason”
“Be yourself. People don’t’ have to like you but you don’t have to care”
“The energy you give off is the energy you receive. I really think that, so I’m always myself–jumping, dancing, singing around, trying to cheer everybody up.”