Emily shot exclusively for models.com by Kareem Ab, with styling by Juli Molnar, hair by Andrea Martinelli and makeup by Kentaro Kondo. Photographer assisted by Mersedese Margoite. Carolina Curado, Karoline Bik, Michal Taharlev and NRegnier all at www.boticca.com.


Emily Bador

Nevs (London)



Place of Origin:
London born / Brighton bred

Ethnic Origin:
1/2 English 1/2 Malaysian


How discovered:
My booker Steve at Nevs found me on social media

Favorite things:
Dogs: if you know me, you know dogs are my favourite things in the word. Like ever. I’d point out every single dog I saw if we were to walk down the street together.

Favorite music, band:
I’m really into Jamie XX’s new album and Lion Babe. Although that MF Doom album about food will always be up there (along with literally anything by Burial or Kanye).

Favorite movie, tv show:
I was suuuuuper crazy about True Detective

Favorite designer, fragrance or beauty product:
I always wear Marc Jacobs ‘Daisy’, but Bright Gal primer by Benefit comes a cheeky second.

What would you be doing if you weren’t modeling?
Freaking out that I have no idea what I want to do, probably.

What’s something uncool that you love anyway?
I’m pretty obsessed with Poirot (the crime drama about the Belgian detective), my mum got me the DVD for Christmas a few years ago.

Favorite modeling experience so far?
Shooting with Boo George for i-D is pretty “up there”!

What’s the best thing about your hometown/country?
The best thing about Brighton would be the people and the fact there’s always something going on. You can’t beat the hippy Brighton vibe.

Which brand would you really love to model for?
Cotweiler. Ashish

Place you would love to visit:

Currently you’re obsessed with/about:
Cat-eye sunglasses