Meet Ana Castelo, our first ever Farewell Fresh Face. If she’s not on your radar, she deserves to be. At age 19, this pouty-lipped Brazilian walked an impressive 9 shows during her first New York Fashion Week. Represented by Marilyn Models in New York and Paris, 2morrow Model Management in Milan and Milk Models in London, Ana and her smouldering allure are one to watch.
Dress and Necklace: Kirsty Ward
Where were you scouted?
In a modelling contest in Piaui, Brazil.
What is your career highlight to date?
My first season in New York. I got fully immersed, it was magical.
What is your sense of style?
Alternative rock with a little bit of London fashion.
Top: Samsoe & Samsoe
What are your pet hates?
When people eat with their mouths full!
What are your weaknesses?
Outfit – model’s own
What are your passions/ interests?
I like to paint buildings. I’m always travelling – I love the architecture in different cities.
Who is your hero?
My mum. She’s the strongest woman I’ve met in my life.
Any last words?
Follow your dreams no matter what other people say. Trust yourself and be happy.