Amanda Hendrick

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Amanda Hendrick
Amanda Hendrick.jpg
Born Amanda Hendrick
(1990-02-10) 10 February 1990 (age 28)
Airdrie, Scotland
Modelling information
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Hair colour dark brown
Eye colour blue/green
Agency Select Model Management,
Colours Agency - Glasgow

Source: CA

Amanda Hendrick (born 10 February 1990) is a Scottish fashion model.[1]

Early life[edit]

Hendrick was born in Airdrie, Scotland[2] and was educated at Airdrie Academy.[3]

Modelling career[edit]

She appeared at Harvey Nichols’s spring 2009 show.[4]

In 2011 a series of advertisements by online retailer Drop Dead clothing bearing her "underweight" image were deemed "socially irresponsible" by the Advertising Standards Authority and ordered removed.[5][6]

Hendrick has walked for many high fashion runway brands and was a Balenciaga exclusive at Paris Fashion Week in 2011. She also fronted a Topshop campaign and was the face of the Smashbox Cosmetics campaign which was a collaboration with artist Curtis Kulig.

She was named Scotland's Most Stylish Woman at the Scottish Style Awards in 2011.[7] The New Yorker named her as one of their Ten Models to Watch for Spring 2013, speculating that in the coming season that she would one of the heavy hitters.[8]

Personal life[edit]

Hendrick began dating Bring Me The Horizon frontman Oliver Sykes in October 2008 with the pair eventually calling it quits in October 2012.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Christie, Janet (1 November 2011). "Interview with Amanda Hendrick, model". Scotland on Sunday. Retrieved 27 December 2015. 
  2. ^ "Top Scottish model tipped to take New York by storm". The Sunday Herald. 9 September 2012. Retrieved 27 December 2015. 
  3. ^ a b "'Anorexic' model puts on the pounds". The Herald. 17 February 2014. Retrieved 27 December 2015. 
  4. ^ Stratman, Tyler (5 September 2012). "Ten Models to Watch for Spring 2013: Slideshow: Amanda Henrick". New York. Retrieved 27 December 2015. 
  5. ^ Bikini photos of top model 'looking anorexic' banned by advertising watchdog Daily Mail, 16 November 2011
  6. ^ Scots supermodel Amanda Hendrick's mum hits back in anorexia row Daily Record, 19 November 2011
  7. ^ Cowing, Emma (30 October 2011). "Fashion icons steal the style show". The Scotsman. Retrieved 27 December 2015. 
  8. ^ Stratman, Tyler (5 September 2012). "Ten Models to Watch for Spring 2013: Slideshow: Amanda Henrick". The New Yorker. Retrieved 27 December 2015. 

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