Florence Kosky

Florence Kosky

The alarms gone off are you an instant riser or a constant snoozer?
Constant Snoozer.

What one thing do you try and do each day?
Cleanse and tone my face.

What beauty products do you swear by?
Liz Earle hot cloth cleanser.

Talk me through a typical work day.
Wake up around 7:30, get the tube to my shoot or first casting if it is a full day of castings. When it’s a shoot, my day ends around 6pm; if it’s castings usually 4 or 5pm. Then I head home, have a cup of tea and go to bed.

What are the most castings you’ve ever done in a day?
Between 15-20 in a day during fashion week.

What do you like to eat when you’re:
a)    Going to castings – leftover Ottolenghi
b)    Going out for dinner – even though it’s naughty; Chinese
c)    Hanging with friends – pasta – always wholemeal

When you’re not working how would you describe your style, do you have a favourite piece of clothing?
My style is relaxed and comfortable and my favourite piece of clothing is definitely my Philip Lim trousers, they’re 100% silk and super comfy!

What’s your fail safe evening outfit?
Little black dress, tights and heeled boots.

Where is your favourite place in the world and why?
Lake Biwa in Japan because it’s really, really beautiful and isolated.

Where’s the best place you’ve traveled to for work?
The Alps in Switzerland.

What would you say is the best part and the toughest part of being a model?
Best part: doing something different every day and meeting lots of different and unique people.
Worst part: everything is so last minute and the long hours.

Do you have a go to brand or designer and why?
My go to brand on the high street would be Topshop. It’s affordable and on trend with cute pieces to easily update your wardrobe.

Who is your style icon?
Has to be Queen B – Blair Waldorf.

Do you have any guilty pleasures?
Gu chocolate pudding!

If you could wish for one dream purchase, what would it be?
Proenza Schloer knee high boots!

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And finally if you could only choose to be one; would you be a mermaid or a unicorn?