PLUS MODEL MAGAZINE August 2015 Denim Issue - Page 148

I’m not including showroom and fit because these are very specific areas of the modeling industry, where reputable clients will be looking for fit models via fit agencies. The larger brands will most likely only hire models via agencies or managers. How to start getting paid? Set your rates with the clients. When you are asked to model, thank them for the opportunity and let them know your fee. All agencies are looking for fresh faces. The best way to get on board is to do your research and read everything we have ever written about approaching an agency. Some ONLY want email submissions and some do face-to-face open calls. When you meet with an agency you should not have long and painted nails, you should have minimal makeup and your hair should be nicely done but not like your going to a prom. You should wear jeans/black leggings, tank and a blazer. They &P