July 5, 2016

#meetthemodel Jordan Wain at Wilhelmina

By Cristina Planelles In Blog, Carbon Copy, Meet the Model

Joining our #meetthemodel series this week is Jordan Wein from Wilhelmina London who was photographed by Rodrigo Carmuega and styled by Manu Morales for Carbon Copy. Learn more about him in our brief interview below.


Full Name: Jordan James Wain

Age: 21

Height: 6ft 3

Place of origin: Oxford

Birth sign: Capricorn

What did you want to be growing up?: A Footballer


How and where were you discover?
I was scouted when I was looking for a friend in Liverpool shopping centre.

What you would be doing if you weren’t a model?
Studying Business Studies, and playing football.

Listening to music, chilling out with friends and playing sports.

Favourite music / band?
I like lots of music, although over the years Pink Floyd has had a huge influence on me. My friend Xhosi Bascome (Hippy X) is very talented, keep your ears peeled for him.

First album bought ever?
Eminem – Curtain Call. I had to go halves with my brother because my Mum said I was too young to buy it.


Favourite gig you have attended?
I’d have to say Eminem at Leeds Festival 2014.

Next gig you are going?
Leeds Festival 2016
5 top favourite songs?
Imagine  by John Lennon – Hurricane by Bob Dylan – This Must Be the Place (Naive Melody) 2005 Remastered Version by Talking Heads – (Don’t Fear) The Reaper by Blue Oyster Cult – Border Line by King Krule



Album / song that’s on repeat right now?
Jay-Z – Reasonable Doubt. Old school Jay-Z is the best.

Brand you would like to model for?
Adidas or Nike would be very cool. I’ve always been surrounded by them brands.

Best / hilarious / curious modelling experience ever?
Doing my first ever walk for Gucci at Westminster Abbey is something that I will never forget.

What would you choose between working on a photo shoot or catwalk?
A catwalk, although I guess if the shoot was at a mad location that could change.


Is there someone in the fashion or photography world who you specifically admire?
Well in this industry you are surrounded by talented people; Alessandro Michele stands out; he’s such a cool man.

Favourite place in the world?
Somewhere I’ve never been before

Currently obsessed for…
Travelling and learning.

Your own perfect look would be…
I actually don’t think I have one, I’ll leave this question for the professionals.

Social media profile: instagram and twitter to be followed.
Instagram: jordanwain