Photographer - Rosie Collins

I’m Daphne Selfe – model, a person full of curiosity and optimism, as I have been for most of my 89 years.

My desire is to inspire you to embrace all stages of your life and truly believe it gets better and better – it really can, even though you may have been told otherwise!

I continue to model, travel the world and have new adventures. My intention is to encourage and build confidence through passing on my knowledge and experience.

I am sharing my legacy through:


Grand Style

Grand Style - These Women Model Inspiration For The Ages!   Grand Style is the title of an article written by my 'Model Family' member Wendy Packer for Grand magazine an online magazine for grandparents. Wendy has featured 9 models who are all over sixty years...

Jane Famous & This Morning TV

This Morning TV - This Week With Daphne Selfe Academy modelling student Jane     This Morning is a British daytime television programme that is shown on ITV, one of the top UK channels. The show airs live on weekday mornings from 10:30-12:30 covering news,...

Join Karina

Karina's in the Daphne Selfe Model Family If you'd like to join Karina this is for you   Karina is one of the members of the Daphne Selfe Model Family. All students that complete and graduate from my 6 week online course the Daphne Selfe Academy automatically...

Natural beauty is largely what shines out of you, irrespective of your physical attributes and circumstances. It’s in your eyes, attitude, poise and attention to those around you. There are rules which I find are mainly untaught that I can teach you.

  • No more wondering where and how do I get started in modelling
  • Or who can I turn to and trust
  • Had enough of feeling invisible
  • It’s all over and downhill from now on – I say nonsense to that!

Modelling since 1949 with no signs of stopping. As long as I am booked to model, I shall keep turning up