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Meet the model: Farah Holt

posted on Friday, 9th June 2017 | find under Behind the Scenes
Effortlessly cool with a Cali girl vibe, Cornwall native Farah Holt was the perfect choice to showcase our high summer collection of rose gold and fluoro brights. We caught up with her on location in Palm Springs to talk career highlights, holiday destinations and off-duty style. 

meet the model farah holt
Farah wears the Practice Tee and Wild Thing Shorts

Where are you from?

Porth Leven in Cornwall.
 
How did you get into modelling?

I visited my aunt in London when I was 15 and got scouted on a trip to Covent Garden. 
 
What’s been the highlight of your career so far?

Fulfilling my childhood dream of living in New York.

Favourite moment on the shoot?

When I jumped into the pool at the end.

Favourite place in LA?

In LA I love to hike in Panga Canyon, it’s beautiful. In Palm Springs? Whenever I’m here I love to go to Toucan Lounge, you’re guaranteed a good night there.

Standout piece from the shoot?

All the gold, especially the Wild Thing Shorts, they are just so cool. 

Where do you live in the world?

In the East Village in New York.

Where would you go on your ideal holiday?

Japan.

Best meal you’ve ever had?

I go every year on my birthday to a little place in the West Village in New York, their fancy cheese board and a bottle of prosecco is so good.

Favourite place in the world?

North Thailand.

How would you describe your style?

Haphazard, too tight, colourful.

What’s your go-to piece in your wardrobe?

My black velvet Jean Paul Gaultier suit, I throw it on with converse.

Essentials you always take on the plane?

Lip balm, an extra blanket and a book.

Do you workout? What do you like to do?

I do vinyasa yoga and sometimes box with a trainer.

Guilty pleasure?

Alcohol, I love a good beer.

What would you be doing if you weren’t modelling?

Studying literature, I wanted to be an English teacher or writer growing up.

Where are you next flying off to in the world?

Belize for a holiday tomorrow!

Get summer ready and shop the new collection today. Follow @farahholt on Instagram. 
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