Model of the Week: Hideki Asahina


Hideki Asahina

Donna Models (Tokyo)
Also with: I LOVE Models Management (Milan); Major Paris (Paris)

187cm (6’1.5″)

Place of Origin:
Nagoya, Japan

Ethnic Origin:
100% Japanese


How discovered:
My aunt who is a hair & make artist recommended to be a model.

Favorite things:
Watching football games.

Favorite music, band:

Favorite movie, tv show:
007 series

Favorite designer, fragrance or beauty product:
Alber Elbaz/Lucas Ossendrijver

What would you be doing if you weren’t modeling?

What’s something uncool that you love anyway?
Chocolate addiction

Favorite modeling experience so far?
Hermes show in this season.

What’s the best thing about your hometown/country?
It’s pleasant clean environment everywhere

Which brand would you really love to model for?
Lanvin, Valentino

Place you would love to visit:
Barcelona, Spain

Currently you’re obsessed with/about:
Cooking for breakfast.

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  • Laura

    Yay for diversity. I love seeing models from other races and ethnicities.

  • miguel

    He’s the best Asian model, no doubt. He looks interesting in the editorials, and has good presence on the catwalk.

  • S.

    I’m very enthusiastic about him. He’s features are so intriguing.