IN CONVERSATION|MATT BELL
How did you get discovered?
In Topman shop in Liverpool where I used to work!
What were you doing prior to modeling?
I was in school, studying and being generally lazy
People would be surprised to know that I...
playing jazz on the saxophone
What's your latest obsession?
Peanut butter, everything in NY is peanut butter coated!
Your most prize possession?
My iPhone, if I loose it, I died!
Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero?
When is the last time you said, "I Love You" to someone?
Yesterday, to my girlfriend!
Three adjectives that best describes you:
Absurd, scouse (*a term to describe someone from Liverpool) & chilled
Describe your personal style:
English casual, chill look!
Your favorite place you have travel to:
Japan and of course, being in NYC!
Your favorite film and scene from the film:
Broken—Scene: The bucket scene
Your favorite sport:
Sport: European football
Player: Steven Gerrard
If there's a destination or item you would recommend us to check out or visit about your native country/city or town, what would you recommend?
Liverpool, England—Albert Dock
Best moment in modeling:
Shows! Just a fun experience with all the lads!
Your favorite song/artist:
Anything by Foals
Your wish for 2013?
To continue traveling and having fun!
Clothing: Shirts and jumper, all by Topman; hooded coat by McQ; jeans by Levi's; sneakers by Nike
Christophe Sanchez-Vahle|New York Models
MODEL|Matt Bell|New York Models
Special thanks to Christophe Sanchez-Vahle and the men's board at New York Models; Marisa Lee & Michael Zakrzewski at Topman; Matt for the chill walks and talks on a beautiful day with JTC!
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