I’m Daphne Selfe – MODEL, a person full of curiosity and optimism, as I have been for most of my 90+ 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 by passing on my knowledge and experience.
I am sharing my legacy, with my daughter Claire’s help, through:
- this website www.daphneselfe.com
- my blog: Daphne News
- my book; a memoir: The Way We Wore: A Life in Clothes
- my online courses: the Daphne Selfe Academy and the Selfe Confidence Course
- The Selfe Aware Club: an online community for women who love fashion, beauty and a healthy lifestyle NEW
INSPIRE : ENCOURAGE : FLOURISH : SHARE
Flashback Let's flashback to 2010 when Daphne did a shoot for Wunderkind Magazine with Marco Alexander. Daphne was 82 years old here and we think you'll agree it's a great Autumn/Winter shot. One we thought that's worth looking at again. Flashback...
A Shy One Are you a shy one? Recently one of our community members and modelling students referred to herself as the shy one. This is a beautiful, bubbly seemingly outgoing and confident person who we've spent time with and had lots of fun together (we even...
DAPHNE'S OPINION Does Daphne's opinion matter? As a model for over 70 years, Daphne is well aware that she is seen through different eyes and different lenses. With it all depending on who is looking and what they are trying to achieve. Therefore on a modelling...
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
An online community for women in midlife
who love fashion, style, beauty, makeup
and a healthy lifestyle
Daphne Selfe – the world’s oldest professional model
Modelling and sort after for her ninety plus years of knowledge and wisdom in fashion and life experience
Run by daughter Claire with Daphne on hand to inspire. A place to share, learn and be curious with like-minded women from around the world. Increase your confidence and develop your youthful outlook, style and elegance all in a natural no fuss way as Daphne is known for. Qualities Daphne puts down to her success and happiness.
Make friends and have the support of a community around you while you take care of yourself, expressing your vibrant self that continues to blossom more and more with each day.
The Daphne Selfe Academy
6-week online modelling course
Learn from Daphne with her daughter Claire
Learn all the skills you need to be a model – Let Daphne guide you to discover your strengths and how to make the most of them.
Benefit from the lessons Daphne was taught in the 1950s which are still as relevant today. They are rarely taught and when combined with the knowledge and tips Daphne has gathered throughout her unique career they are powerful and life-changing.
Discover how the modelling industry works and how to navigate it to be a successful model in today’s world.
Complete this course and become part of Daphne’s International Model Family with Daphne and Claire to support, offer advice, give feedback and share in your ongoing journey.
DON’T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY TO LEARN FROM DAPHNE
TO BE A MODEL OR TO HAVE MODEL CONFIDENCE
The Selfe Confidence Course
Daphne and Claire Selfe’s
4-week online course
Be confident – feel beautiful
A lack of confidence or wanting more confidence is something we see and hear about all the time. Daphne know’s a lot about it after all her years of experience and the life she has been lucky to lead.
Covering various different areas and ways to improve your confidence including your posture, style, makeup, exercise, diet and more.
People are often asking how to approach ageing, weight, hair, clothing and diet you may be asking what kind of transformation to expect?
We believe that if you give attention to different areas of your life, many times in just small ways, these changes can lead to big differences and give you a totally new experience of yourself.
We have a vision of the world where we are all feeling and looking our best and are full of enthusiasm and energy. The best way to pass on this special knowledge and fit in today’s world with our busy schedules is to do it online!
Get yourself some extra SELFE CONFIDENCE
THE WAY WE WORE: A Life in Clothes
Daphne Selfe’s Autobiography
Available in English, Japanese and Chinese
Daphne Selfe has been photographed by Mario Testino, Nick Knight and David Bailey. She has modelled for Dolce and Gabbana, Red or Dead and high-street chains such as TK Maxx, and regularly appears in newspaper fashion pages and glossy magazines. She is one of Britain’s most in-demand supermodels and has worked non-stop for over twenty years. But what makes her really rather extraordinary is that she is now in her nineties.
The Way We Wore is a heart-warming account of that love affair, taking readers from the organdie party frocks of a 1930s childhood to the pages of Vogue.