Emma Balfour

Model, other credits: Designer


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Nationality: Australia
(From i-D interview, April 09). Started working in 1987 when she was 17 in Adelaide. Grew up in a traveling circus in Australia. Can ride a unicycle, can juggle, can perform a bit on the trapeze. Moved to London in the early 90's. Started working with Robert Erdmann, David Sims, Melanie Ward, Guido, Dick Page. Cut and bleached her hair to look like David Bowie. Favorite designers of that period (90's) Ann Demeulemeester, Marc Jacobs, Jean Colonna, Kostas Murkudis. Currently a mother of 2 boys and living in Australia. Rides horses.


Celine F/W 10
Céline (Advertising)
published: July 2010
photographer: Juergen Teller
10 Magazine (Editorial)
season: Fall/Winter 2009
Grunge girl Emma Balfour's back
i-D Magazine (Editorial)
published: May 2009
photographer: Will Davidson
Hervé Léger S/S 2009
Hervé Léger (Advertising)
published: March 2009
photographer: Alexei Hay
PAC Attack
Pop Magazine (Editorial)
published: November 2008
photographer: Sølve Sundsbø
DKNY Spring 1996
DKNY (Advertising)
season: Spring/Summer 1996
photographer: Peter Lindbergh