How to become a fashion model

Fashion Models

Fashion modeling is a very well-known type of modeling. When many people think of becoming a model, they think of fashion modeling. Those incredibly tall and lean figures you see worldwide gracing the runway in fashion shows and appearing in fashion magazines are fashion models! For someone who is wanting to pursue fashion modeling, they should appear very versatile and be able to achieve a sophisticated or exotic look. If you are someone who meets the requirements for fashion modeling it can lead to a fabulous career. The PMTM Agency assists in placing fashion models worldwide!

female fashion model

The general required height is about 5’8” tall and up, bust size around 32”-34”, waist 22”-24”, hips 32”- 34”, and a dress size of 0-4. Age for female fashion models can range from 15 to 22, but it can vary depending on the type of modeling and geographic location. Junior fashion models have height requirements of approximately 5’6”-5’8” tall and fit a dress size 0-6. Any model can have a long and successful career regardless of age as long as they take care of their body and eat healthily.

male fashion model

Guys have more of a range for modeling. Typically, they should be 5’11” - 6’2” tall, have a suit size 40 regular, chest size of 37” to 42”, the waist size of 30” to 32” and have a great physique. The career for male models can last much longer because the ages of male fashion models typically range between 16 to late 40’s, granted the model takes good care of himself. On average, junior male models have a required height of 5’9” to 5’11” tall and must take good care of their physical appearance as well.

If you are interested in fashion modeling, get started today by contacting the PMTM Agency at 330-666-4125 or email The PMTM Agency is very successful at placing models nationally in NYC, LA, Miami, Chicago and internationally in Europe, Asia, India, and many more!