Modelinia Hits the Beach With Nina Agdal

It’s been cold and dreary in New York all this week, but not even a little rain could keep us from hitting the beach with Nina Agdal on Monday night.

Making our way across town to the indoor sand beaches at the Chelsea Piers in New York, we joined the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover girl and NBA player Chandler Parsons of the Houston Rockets at Op‘s ”Dunks for Donation” charity event, benefiting Sustainable Surf.  Despite the early April showers outside, the Danish beauty was more than happy to get into the summer-beach spirit as she flaunted her flawless figure in a colorful cutout one-piece Op suit and mico-mini athletic shorts.  Along with Parsons, a fellow Op brand ambassador, Nina had fun shooting hoops and practicing her dunk (with the help of the pro of course), along with discussing their March Madness picks and flipping through her stunning SI Swimsuit shots.

While taking us through Op’s new spring/summer ’14 collection, Nina also let us in on her personal swimsuit style and the trends she’ll be wearing this season.
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Modelinia AM Reads: Follow These 9 Model Instagrammers for Your Daily Dose of Fitness Inspiration

The wedding of the year is on the horizon! Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are due to head down the aisle in the coming months, which means it’s time to start thinking about wedding gifts.  But would do you get the couple that, quite literally, has everything?  WWD got fashion’s top designers — and Jude Law— to share their gift ideas, you know, just in case they make the guest list. ~ WWD

Although Victoria Beckham is determined to bury her pop star past in a fashion brand that will stand the test of time, design duo Dolce & Gabbana aren’t totally convinced. ~ Telegraph

According to, sneakers and other menswear-inspired footwear are among the best-selling styles of the season.  Take that heels! ~ Business of Fashion

Yesterday may have been April Fools Day, but Lauren Conrad’s hair is definitely no joke!  Following in the footsteps of Nicole Richie, Ireland Baldwin and Kelly Osbourne, the California beauty has taken the purple plunge, dying her famous blonde tresses a springy shade of lilac. ~ Grazia UK

Today, Allure magazine will launch its first official YouTube channel featuring an updated take on the magazine’s content, including four series titled, “Beauty Basics,” “Cassandra,” “Beauty Evolution” and “Hair Tyrant.” ~ WWD

And in today’s eyebrow-raising of the day: British fashion icons Twiggy, Kate Moss and Cara Delevingne have been commemorated in a series of portraits using packets of Twiglets, Cream Crackers and Mini Cheddars snacks.  Mossy Cheddar anyone? ~ Telegraph

We couldn’t help but notice while scrolling through our Instagram feed as of late that the models aren’t just posting stunning selfies and vacation pics, but also a plethora of motivating workout photos to help get us off the couch and into the gym.  Here we rounded up nine of our favorite motivating models for your following pleasure: Modelinia

Model Twitpics of the Week!

Gisele Bündchen plays peek-a-boo, Chrissy Teigen reveals her family’s Royal Portrait and more in today’s Model Twitpics!

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April Showers Bring Chic Rain Gear!


After an unusually long and brutal winter, we’re welcoming the rainy days of spring to carry us right into warmer weather. As the saying goes though, you can’t have May flowers without a few April showers, and if spring follows in the footsteps of recent extreme weather patterns, we can surely anticipate wet weeks to come. But just because it’s raining cats and dogs doesn’t mean we need to look like them. Rainy weather is the perfect time to step up your style game and make the extra effort to stand out. With everyone else hiding beneath black umbrellas, your bright red lipstick and perfectly cinched trench is sure to catch the fellas’ attention. Don’t believe us? To prove it, we sifted through our favorite water-resistant model looks to bring you the coolest pieces of rain gear to keep you dry and stylish. Read the rest of this entry »

Celebrate April Fools’ Day with Fashion’s Goofiest Gals

It’s April Fools’ Day, which means the pranks are in full swing!  But if you think that Google and the comedic geniuses over at The Onion are the only ones taking part in today’s hooliganism, think again!

Though serious as can be on the runway, the models have proven to be some of the wackiest girls around— just check out their Instagram pages for the evidence!  In honor of all things weird, wacky, goofy and hilarious today, we thought we’d inspire a laugh or two with a look back at some of the models’ funniest Instagram photos.  From Chrissy Teigen‘s  adorable trickster ways, to Cara Delevingne‘s funky dance moves and Hanne Gaby Odiele‘s wild costumes, take a look at how a few of our favorite wild and crazy models get into the April Fool’s pranking spirit in the slideshow below!

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Modelinia AM Reads: Have an April Fools’ Day Laugh With Fashion’s Funniest Pranksters

Happy April Fools’ Day!  Get in the prankster spirit this morning with a look at some of Hollywood’s biggest celebrity jokesters and the pranks that earned them the title. ~ PopSugar

And now, allow us to present Gucci Westman’s 60-second guide to working a wine-stained lip to your advantage! ~ Vogue

How cool are those Beckham boys! First Romeo Beckham landed a Burberry campaign in 2012 and now his big brother Brooklyn has landed his first cover shoot.  ~ Grazia UK

Get ready, because Rita Ora dropped the music video for her highly-anticipated single “I Will Never Let You Down” on Monday and this thing is like one BIG circa-’90s fashion show! ~ Teen Vogue

Now this is what we call a declaration of love! Johnny Depp shows his commitment to actress Amber Heard by modeling her too-big engagement ring…in public! ~ Telegraph

While all business on the runway, fashion’s finest catwalkers have proven time and time again to be some of the goofiest gals around.  So, who better to turn to on a day of outlandish pranks and gut-busting laughs than the models who do it best! From Cara Delevingne’s signature wacky faces to Chrissy Teigen’s wild costumes, join us as we celebrate April Fools’ Day with fashion’s favorite wild and crazy models! ~ Modelinia



#IWokeUpLikeThis: The Model Selfie Trend That’s Taking Over Instagram


#Bedstagrams, #IWokeUpLikeThis #MorningSelfies— call them what you will, but these ‘no-makeup,’ between-the-sheets selfies are taking over Instagram— the models’ pages included!  From Cara Delevingne to Miranda Kerr and Gisele Bündchen, there’s hardly a model on Instagram who hasn’t gotten in on the Beyonce-inspired social media craze and snapped a selfie while snuggled up in her duvet cover.  Below, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite #IWokeUpLikeThis Instagram pics featuring some of fashion’s top models, their beds and on occasion, their pets!  Click through the slideshow below and sing it with us now, “I woke up like this; we’re flawless!”


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Doutzen Kroes, Cara Delevingne and Nina Agdal Turn Out for the Ultra Music Festival

Marking the kick-off to what is now officially known as “festival season,” the annual Ultra Music Festival returned to Miami this weekend with more performers, DJs and models than ever before!

After making a splash at the shows last year, Victoria’s Secret Angel Doutzen Kroes returned to the scene on Sunday to cheer on her DJ husband Sunnery James, who took to the stage that afternoon.  While hanging out in the VIP stands, the expecting model kept cool in a paisley print kaftan, orange pool sliders and a leopard print crossbody bag.  Though there was little sign of the Dutch beauty’s new baby bump, there was no mistaking her pregnancy glow from behind her Ray-Bans.  As you might recall it was just two weeks ago that, Doutzen announced via Instagram that she will be having a girl, posting a make-up free selfie, with the caption: “Almost 6 months pregnant with a a girl #happy.”
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