Wed 01 May 2013
Name: Claes Nordstrom
Place of birth: Sweden
Star sign: Taurus
Where are you now: I’m at a cafe in Surry Hills.
Social media: You can find me on instagram @claesnordstrom
How did you get started in modelling: I was scouted by the most adorable friend Saffron at a party in Coogee.
Three words to describe your first show: Thrilling, glamourous, wicked.
Any plans for the international shows: Lots of plans but nothing decided yet.
Your best job: The hair expo with Shane Henning and Troyt Coburn on Noddys On The King. It was my first real modelling job and the shoot was so fun with a great team!
Do your friends pay you out for being a model: Not really, most of them are really impressed.
Most awkward thing you have had to do on the job: I don’t know if it is just me but I don’t feel embarrassed for anything I have done. I feel perfectly fine walking around in undies back stage.
Does your mom collect photos of you: Yes, yes she does. She’s constantly looking for new photos to put in her collection.
If you weren’t modelling: Studying or traveling around the world.
Coolest photographer you have worked with: Byron Spencer.
Most hilarious piece of clothing you have had to wear: Nothing hilarious, more like clothes out of this world – really amazing and rad. I can’t think of any specific piece of clothing but I love Emma Mulholland and the metallic’s from Burberry.
The latest edition to your wardrobe: Blue leather shoes by Jack London.
You will never see me wearing: Women’s clothes haha, jokes aside, I will never put on the hideous crocs or the ugg boots.
Most treasured item in your wardrobe: Probably my jacket or some of my shoes.
Signature scent: The One Dolce & Gabbana.
Signature drink: Sparkling water with lime or coconut water.
Favorite film: Hot Rod, simply hilarious all through the whole movie!
Currently listening to: Foxes, Lana Del Ray and Florrie.
Favourite holiday destination: NYC or the one time when I lived in a native village in Hungary with my family and friends! Such an amazing cultural experience.
Currently obsessed: Girls, clothes and Australia.
If you could have dinner with anyone: Emma Stone, just look at her! Not to mention how funny she is!
If you were invisible: I would be the master of hide and seek!
To play yourself in a movie: Justin Timberlake, big fan of his music and acting!
Something people don’t know about you: I used to compete professionally at track and field when I was 15 years old…