FASHION AMBASSADOR – Michael Angelo

SelectSpecs Fashion Ambassadors

In this feature, we will regularly show you both the trendiest and most interesting characters, that are selected by our team. The Ambassadors will get the opportunity to vote for their favourite SelectSpecs frames.

The Ambassadors will also be asked questions so that we can get to know them better!

To become an Ambassador you can apply via this form, or you may be lucky enough to be head-hunted!

This is Michael Angelo

We are honoured to introduce to you Michael Angelo. This young and upcoming fashion influencer is certainly one to follow as he is gaining momentum rapidly within the fashion industry. Michael contacted us through the fashion ambassador form and caught our eye with his amazing styling!

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His story

I’m Michael Angelo, a freelance stylist and menswear blogger. How I got into fashion was because of what I studied at college which was hairdressing. Whilst doing the course,  I fell into fashion as both hair and fashion connect well together. I didn’t know anyone involved in the fashion industry so I created a fashion shout out page via Instagram to promote upcoming brands. No one knew who I was because I would only post brands and not myself in it. After a year of promoting brands, I reached 12K followers on Instagram and changed it into my personal page so people would know who was behind all of the shout outs. Since then, I kept getting approached by the brands I did shout outs to and gave me garments to do a shoot in and gained more exposure from them, then the page grew. I didn’t want to stop from there so I pushed myself over boundaries. When I turned 18 (last year) the first designer I ever did a collaboration with was for Vivienne Westwood Red Label. I’ve been getting tons of campaign shoots and projects after doing that collaboration. Being someone who’s only 18, I would not expect myself to be at a stage where I would receive projects from well known brands such as RayBan, Diesel and much more!

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Name: Michael Angelo

Age: 18

Where do you live?: London

What do you do?: Stylist and menswear blogger

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Which glasses did you vote for: Chiara Visione UCV1008

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How would other people describe you? Other people would describe me as unique and organic.

Where can we follow you on the social media?

Snapchat: chillipino1

Instagram:  @lvrd_messiah

Michael’s Womenswear Brandwww.lacaesar.com

If you had to eat one thing for the rest of your life, what would it be? Red Velvet Cake

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If you could be anyone for a day, who would it be and why? Kanye West, because he has got a massive influence in music and fashion and many people look up to him as someone powerful. 

What is your favourite colour? Black

Where is the best place you have visited? New York

Who is your current (fashion / career) inspiration and why? I have always been inspired by Nick Wooster. He is someone that I want to be when I get older.

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How many hats do you own? 8. One for every day of the week and an extra one just in case!

What are you favourite top 3 shops? Cos , River Island, Duchamp

What is your favourite movie? The Godfather Trilogy

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Who is your favourite artist? Frank Sinatra.

How many social media messages do you get per day? Between 30 to 40.

What would you say to the person who is reading this right now? If you want to be successful in life, stay motivated and work hard to achieve your goals. Do it for YOURSELF, not for others. Anything is achievable once you put your mind into it!

Michael is also wearing the Clear Transparent Chiara Visione UCV1008 model, browse all Chiara Visione models here.

Could you be a SelectSpecs Fashion Ambassador?

DO YOU inspire people with your interpretation of fashion?

DO YOU believe that you can create trends and lead a new fashion generation?

DO YOU wish to be recognised worldwide?

If so……

Fill in our form and upload your photos here.

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