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:


Colour Colour Everywhere

Colour Colour Everywhere: How colourful are you? Do you express yourself in a vibrant way or find that you don’t feel comfortable with wearing strong bright colours and that it might draw too much attention to yourself and you’d rather go through life unnoticed? It...

Handsome, Art & Fashion

Handsome, Art & Fashion: I was lucky to be invited to a very glamorous evening in London and guess who was there? My favourite photographer & friend, 'Man About Town' the handsome Alistair Guy. It was so funny as I rang to see if we could fit in a quick cup of...

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...

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