Sunday, July 31, 2011

The Best International Male Models by New Yorker Times

The Best International Male Models

It might be the female fashion models that get most of the attention, but there are still lots of top male fashion models who deserve recognition. Our guide takes you through some of the world’s top male fashion models, starting with Taylor Fuchs. He is Canadian and started modeling in 2007, walking in shows for Burberry and D&G, among others. He has been in magazines such as GQ and undertaken lots of high profile campaigns for clients like D&G, Benetton, DKNY Jeans and Valentino.

Born in Denmark in 1984, Mathias Lauridsen is an established face in the world of fashion. He’s worked with lots of designers, has done lots of magazine shoots and has taken part in campaigns for clients such as Lacoste, DKNY, Calvin Klein, Marc Jacobs, Gucci, Dior and Jill Sander. He’s also managed to keep up his non-modeling hobbies, such as soccer, movies and drawing. He’s really tall at 6 foot 5 and also has a scar on his left cheek, which is his distinguishing feature.

Our third entry is another Canadian, this time in the form of Matt Gordon. He was discovered in Vancouver in 2004 and spent some time modeling locally. However, it was when he moved to New York in 2007 that his career really started going from strength to strength. He was born in 1983 and has been photographed by Karl Lagerfeld as well as walking in shows for Roberto Cavalli, Versace and Bottega Veneta and working with clients like Tommy Hilfiger, Gucci and Versace.

Our next entry for world’s top male fashion model is Cole Mohr, who is considered to be a true fashion chameleon as was ranked by Forbes as one of their top male models. He started his career by working with Dior Homme and he walked the runway for them. He has done ad campaigns for dynamic brands such as Vera Wang, Marc by Marc Jacobs and H&M. He’s also walked for other clients such as Fendi, Burberry and Prada and has appeared in V Magazine, among others.

Lastly, Nick Snider is also a very well established male fashion model. He was famously arrested in 2010 but has managed to keep working ever since. He has been in many magazines, including Vogue, V Man and 10+ Man. He is originally from Orlando and was born in 1988. He was discovered at Disney World in 2005 and has done ad campaigns for the likes of Z Zegna and H&M, as well as walking in shows for clients such as Miu Miu, Prada, Marc Jacobs and Marni.


  1. 6 foot 5! Were they writing about Mathias??? No he's 186 cm. 6 foot 1!


  2. You are right Mathias is 186 cm - 6 foot 1