The following is an excerpt from my piece “Agnes Nabuurs: From Nada to Prada” as seen on The Style Con:
“She’s so ‘normal’ looking to me, but it’s nice…”
So wrote one commenter of Dutch model Agnes Nabuurs on The Fashion Spot’s message board, a place where model enthusiasts stalk, chart, post, revere, revile, and – in my case – research. It is the beta Magna Carta of careers, where you get a chronological, documented account of a girl’s appearance in the fashion world, from potentially regrettable start to laughably lucrative finish. Had I more a remarkable career myself, I would have hated this website. But I didn’t, so yay!