Having had the pleasure of meeting this young model at NY Fashion Week back in September. This young lady impressed me with her confidence, her southern charm and polite smile. From the moment we here at the Atelier were sent Halle's comp card (headshot), we were sure she had a Kate Girl inside waiting to burst out. When she hit our runway in the Katia jumpsuit, she proved us all right.
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Now we have had the chance to catch up with Halle again before she will be hitting the runways for the Fall/Winter shows coming up this month in New York. Check our what this young woman on a mission had to say,
First thank you so much for giving us the chance to get to know more about you! Fashion Week is so hectic that we meet but never get the time to learn about each other so I'm happy we have the chance now.
How would you describe yourself? How would your best friend describe you?
I would describe myself as genuine, kind, and outgoing. My best friend would describe me as caring, and goofy.
What is something about you people wouldn't expect?
People wouldn’t expect me to listen to classical music.
Where did you grow up and what's your favorite childhood memory?
I grew up in Georgia, one of my favorite memories is going to Alaska on a cruise with my family and friends.
Why did you decide to become a model?
I decided to go to a casting for a couture show that coming summer. After that one show I realized modeling is something I could pursue.
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What do you think is the most exciting thing or movement happening in fashion right now?
The most exciting news coming up for fashion, is obviously the September New York Fashion Week!!!
What has been your funniest or most memorable moment as a model so far?
One of the best memories I’ve had yet, was during NYFW. This was my first show in NY, and with Amconyc. That moment I knew that I wanted to try my hardest to become a great model.
What is one thing about the modeling industry you love? What is one thing you would change?
I love in the model industry, that you can be yourself. You can express your love for beauty, and fashion. Honestly I wouldn’t change anything, it’s a wonderful industry!
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What other hobbies do you have outside of fashion?
Outside of fashion, I am a dancer. I’ve competed in many competitions, and danced for a few music videos and etc.
What did you like about working with Atelier Kate?
I loved working with Atelier Kate, they were incredibly sweet. The atmosphere was comfortable, and I enjoyed their fabulous clothes!
If you there is one thing you want people to remember you for, what is it?
One thing I would want people to remember me for is my passion and love for fashion and dance. Anyone who knows me well can agree that I believe strongly in “Hard work pays off”.
To catch up on Halle's story follow her instagram @Halle_Collins