“Beauty is not caused. It is. “-Emily Dickinson
Hi Simono.Welcome to PIM.What are some of the high’s and low’s in your modelling career thus far, great experiences to share?To live my passion till the fullest by investing drive and spark into your dream as a model you’re low is u always try to pose better then Tyra Banks but never could’ve get it right due to not knowing what’s her secrete move she placed into her pose does it lay in her upper body or lower body and in terms of ur self u as the individual Simono Holmes never but never stand back for a challenge nor for camera light action ur focus point is to beat the odds against poverty due to the fact poverty destroy so many men woman ladies and gent also teens life’s in the form killing themselves due to the fact they accept the fact that it’s not worth fighting for they dreams due to the fact there’s no helping hands to reached out and touch cause everybody seeking for finance in order to give that helping hand.
What dedication and discipline does it take to become a model? How do you keep that fit? Care to share your exercise and fitness routine?It all starts with eating right and a simple session at the gym and a good morning jog works for me.
What are some of your goals of being a model and where would you want to be in ten years time?My dream is to be a great photographic model. I would love to work with FHM and other magazines again in the future, but at the same time I also have so many other dreams.As a model, I’d love to cover all avenues possible and take on almost anything, I want the industry to push me and make me into a strong, hard working professional.
What’s a typical day in the life of Simono Holmes?I have a day job, so every day I am up early and working hard. In the evenings, it’s always something different but I definitely can’t stand being at home. So a night out happens often.
If you had to have kidnap any sportsman/celeb who would that be?That would have to be Ronaldo!
Your dream shoot, pick a location, a theme?My ultimate shoot would be a campaign for guess. The hair, the makeup, so I am really fond of the guess girl type of look. So location is definitely Italy! 🙂
What are your thoughts of playboy magazine now in SA? How do you feel about the playboy brand?I think it’s absolutely great that Playboy has re-launched in SA. I’m not sure that posing nude for Playboy is something I would consider but nonetheless it’s definitely a great brand.
Oh and what would you regard as the sexiest part of your body and a guys?I would say the sexiest part about me is my eyes; people always compliment them so I guess they must be pretty cool!
Shoooooooo on a guy, I’ll have to go for the back, there is nothing sexier than a toned back!
What was the most bizarre, funny and pick up line that a guy has used on you?I lost my eyes, because I was looking at you”
What’s your favourite fashion brand?No brand in particular, it’s more about creating a stylish, comfortable yet approachable style. As long as it looks good.
If you had a million rand, what would be your first purchase?I would definitely do the safe thing and invest
Favourite food and drink?I enjoy all types of pasta and a glass of rosé on the side is perfect
If you had to get someone drunk quickly, what would you order them at the bar? Definitely a flaming Lamborghini
Favourite perfume on you?Dolce & Gabbana. The One.
Favourite perfume on a guy?Issey Miachi
Favourite club or hangout?Nu’Bar Stellenbosch, FTV Cape Town, Caprice and Jade One
Favourite lingerie colour?Black or white…
One wish you would like to come true? If I told you, it wouldn’t come true. So it’s my little secret 😉
A quote that you always live by?I don’t live by quotes; I make them up as I live my life.
What type of music have you been listening to lately?There are so many new tracks out at the moment but I would say drake, rihanna and nicki minaj
Favourite song at the moment:Rihanna ft. Britney spears – s & m (remix),
Last movie you watched? A walk to remember
What do you do to feel sexy?I secretly wear lingerie, even is no one is going see it- it’s like a sexy little secret that empowers u!!!
If you could be anyone famous in the world today, who would you want to be and why?Nobody,because I am who I am
What would you say is the best thing about cape town.?The vibe that the city has and of course the amazing views which you see in almost every direction
Are you single?No I’m not single… 🙂
Whilst we on the topic, how important is a guy’s dress sense to you?I think a guy should have a relatively good sense but he nothing too mediocre, there should always be that individuality.
What’s your ideal man?My ideal man is someone a guy that knows what he wants and fights for it. Someone with dreams and goals. He must be down to earth with a good sense of humour, easy to talk to
If you wanted to impress PIM on a date. What would you do? Details please from dressing up to activities?I would dress up nice and classy, put my best heels on and try to make sure you see what you are missing!