Interview with the beautiful Italian model Valentina Bissoli.
Where did you grow up?
I’m grow up in Verona, city of Romeo and Juliet.
What inspired you to get into this industry?
I was inspired to enter the fashion industry since I saw the first commercial “Intimissimi” with the fabulous supermodel Irina Shayk, she was sensual and charismatic.
Describe yourself in a few words
I am a determined woman and I have a lot of character and personality that have helped me to work in the fashion industry.
Instagram or Facebook?
Who is your favorite designer?
How would you define beauty?
Beauty is personality and genius, we can’t explain it with reason but only with our eyes.
Who is your role model and why?
It’s Irina Shayk, because she is very similar to me for the curves and sensuality.
Which has been your most memorable shooting?
My memorable shots were made in Miami beach .. I can’t forget..
With which person dead or alive would you like to have dinner with?
with my favorite actor Charlie Hunnam.
What is your guilty pleasure?
My guilty pleasure, I really like sweets.. for my job it’s no really good… ahahah
Please share your thoughts on the „#me too“ debate with us?
I think it’s fair to talk about it, but not after ten years, if you’re feeling really bad for a harassment, you can’t wait.
What is your favorite thing about modeling?
put myself in front of the photographic lens, I become myself and all my insecurities disappear.
If you could change one thing about your job, what would it be?
I would like to change the really small size of the catwalk models, they are very skinny , not healthy.
Would you rather like to be a guess girl or shoot for sports illustrated?
What is your favorite holiday destination?
Game of Thrones, Yes or No?
If you could choose one super power, which one would it be?
Did you always wanted to become a model?
no, at the beginning I wanted to become a dancer, but I became too tall.
Which of the „Big 5“ models is your favorite?
Irina Shayk, Adriana Lima, Emily Ratajkowski , Cindy Crawford and Lara Stone.
What are you thankful for?
To the universe for all I have
Who would you like to be for one day?
An icon of beauty, like a model or an actress.
Do you have a fashion icon?
Yes, always Irina Shayk.
Whats your favorite instagram account?
That of Emily Ratajkowski, it’s very well taken care of, you see that it works a lot its instagram profile.
Are you a morning person?
Depends, if I work yes
What is your biggest fear?
My biggest fear is fail in my goals
How many pairs of shoes do you own?
I do not count anymore … I’m a woman!!!! Im joking.. I Think 20 pairs
Which 3 survival essentials will we always find in your purse?
lip gloss, my smartphone , and mirror.
Do you have a life motto?
In Italian: ” vivi e lascia vivere” and ” chi esita é perduto”
What do you get complimented on the most?
My favorite compliment is that I am a charismatic person and I have a strong energy.
What advice do you have for other aspiring models?
Go to qualified fashion agencies!!! It’s very important…
Who are some of your favorite photographers?
Mario Testino and Luigi and Iango.
How has modeling changed other aspects of your life?
It made me more confident and aware of myself.
What do your plans look like after your have retired from modeling?
To this question only fate will give an answer, now I am a model, I look at the present, I don’t plan the future because everything can always change, it’s the life.
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