DAPHNE NEWS

So Wrong

So Wrong

I WAS SO WRONG   I was so wrong but let me give you a bit of background first. Daphne and I have only been together once in the last 5 months on her 92nd Birthday on 1st July. This was as England’s lockdown was relaxed a bit and we could meet in her garden for a...

Celebrating

Celebrating

WE'RE CELEBRATING Daphne has been in UK Lockdown since March. All around the world many of us have been isolating similarly in our separate homes.  It has been a difficult, painful and scary time and we do hope that you have been doing well, staying healthy and coping...

Best Dressed

Best Dressed

Best Dressed The Grey Best Dressed List from a while back got us thinking about being 'best dressed'.  What does that mean to you?  We think it means putting your outfit together with care everyday not just for best.  It's lovely to wear Prada for a photoshoot but for...

Flashback

Flashback

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...

Are You A Shy One?

Are You A Shy One?

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

Daphne’s Opinion

  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...

Daphne’s Modelling Insights

Daphne’s Modelling Insights

Daphne's Modelling Insights Daphne's Modelling Insights a 7-part video series where Daphne discusses modelling lifeWhat you might expect and what you might not expectTo see all 7-parts in one place click or tap HERE It's Modelling Academy Time!   Learn how to be...

Autumn Gold

Autumn Gold

Autumn Gold     There is lots happening this Autumn where do we start?  Firstly, Daphne was thrilled to be out on the catwalk. Although not quite so delighted to be barefaced and barefooted!  As you know Daphne is a great advocate for a little makeup at all...

Daphne’s SELFE CHECK

Daphne’s SELFE CHECK

Daphne's SELFE CHECK Get ready for Daphne’s SELFE CHECK video series - hope you're as EXCITED as us!Are you on point in fashion, beauty & lifestyle for maximum confidence and fizz for life?COMING EVERYDAY NEXT WEEK -  enter your email below for this free 7-part...

Friends Are Important

Friends Are Important

We’re excited to be back after our summer break refreshed and eager to bring you Daphne News. Full of our views and stories on fashion, beauty, health, exercise and lifestyle. With tips and thoughts to hopefully inspire, motivate and keep you feeling...

Model of the Month

Model of the Month

LUX MAGAZINE - MODEL OF THE MONTH   LUX contributing editor and model at Models 1, Charlie Newman continues her online exclusive series, interviewing her peers about their creative pursuits, passions and politics     Charlie Newman THIS MONTH'S MODEL OF...

Birthday Time Again!

Birthday Time Again!

WHOOPS, If you're expecting SELFE CONFIDENCE COURSE INFORMATION please click HERE Birthday Time Again!  91st Birthday - Yes, really!      It's Birthday time again, how does it come around so quickly?  Daphne is celebrating her 91st today and yet it feels...

Wearing Memories

Wearing Memories

Wearing Memories   Wearing memories. Daphne is a hoarder. Well, a hoarder of clothes in particular. Put another way Daphne is a lover and collector of clothes. She can never bear to get rid of loved items however long she has had them. Decluttering experts please...

A Good Eyebrow

A Good Eyebrow

A Good Eyebrow - Do Eyebrows Really Matter?   A good eyebrow makes a big difference to a face. Think of eyebrows as a frame for your face. Giving definition to your eyes and enhancing your other features. Daphne and Claire really do think they matter more than...

Talking Curls

Talking Curls

Talking Curls And All About Them   Talking curls has been a topic in Daphne's household that never goes away. Daphne's hair has always had a wave to it and plenty of body. Even so, it would never have been called super curly. Now, that it's silver...

White Boots

White Boots

Would You Wear White Boots? In the 1960s Daphne had a fabulous pair of white boots which she just loved. Comfortable with a rounded toe and small chunky heel.  They were stylish and made a statement with many an outfit. Sadly, they are no longer in her wardrobe and...

British Empire Medal

British Empire Medal

BRITISH EMPIRE MEDAL SERVICES TO WOMEN AND FASHION   British Empire Medal Investiture (BEM) was a thrilling day for Daphne and her family (pictured above with her two daughters Claire & Rose). Receiving the BEM at Hertford County Hall from the Lord...

Old Fashioned

Old Fashioned

Each day we wake up is another day older – something we should be embracing and celebrating. Getting stuck in our ways and being seen as old fashioned is a horror that many of us don’t want. Staying current and appropriate is something that Daphne is really good at. Knowing when life long habits and fashions need updating takes a good eye (the inner artist in us all and in some of us it might need a bit of developing, but it is there).