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CORAL KWAYIE: Q&A

We talk mantras, movies and model must haves with the gorgeous Coral Kwayie 

Age: 24

Nationality: British

Hometown: Tunbridge Wells, Kent

How were you discovered? Social Media 

What makes Coral tick? 

Street Slang 

What is your most treasured possession? 

My rings 

Favourite Designer? 

It's a tie. Celine and Comme Des Garçon 

Couldn’t live without? 

Tea. Milk and 2 sugars please! 

Currently on your playlist? 

The Life of Pablo 

What makes you smile? 

The sun always makes me happy 

Most recent purchase? 

70s Converse 

Fave movie of all time? 

Charlie and The Chocolate Factory - The original one though!

Highlight of your career so far? 

American Apparel - The shoot was fun and I really like the photos. I also did my first underwear shoot with Stephen Gunn, pleasure to work with and made me feel really comfortable doing it! 

Can you sum yourself up in three words? 

Opinionated, blunt and hilarious

What are your model must haves?

A bottle of water, headphones, heels and a pair of trainers for getting there. I always download documentaries to watch whilst waiting in the queues at castings too

Currently reading? 

I am re-reading ‘Buyology’. It's about the psychology behind consumers - Very interesting

Biggest fear? 

Deep open water... What's under there!? 

Whats your secret to a happy life? 

Choosing to be happy. Making the best out of any situation because life is too short to be sad

Your mantra is? 

Treat others the way you would like to be treated 

Beauty tips you swear by? 

Aloe Vera gel. All day everyday!

Obsessed with right now?

I'm kind of obsessed with thigh high boots. I don't own a pair but they look FIRE

What do you think is the key to a good work / life balance? 

There is a balance, but at my age I'm all about the work. I never pass up opportunities. 

What does the rest of 2016 hold for you - anything exciting in the pipeline? 

I really want to go to LA (work and fun) I try to get away every summer so its LA is this year!

 

Follow Coral on Instagram: @ckwayie