IN CONVERSATION|JAKOB BLOM
Name|Jakob Antonius Blom
How did you get discovered?
I got scouted on a square with my mouth full of food!
What were you doing prior to modeling?
Enjoyed a chill life selling clothes at retail and hanging out with good friends and my girlfriend
People would be surprised to know that I...
am a gluten-allergic and haven't eaten a slice of pizza for eight years! Ironically, I wouldn't be a model if I wasn't allergic to gluten because I loved all kind of baked goods!
What's your latest obsession?
Sneakers! The most expensive is a pair of Lanvin sneakers that I paid for that's worth 500 Euros!
Your most prize possession?
My gold watch I got from my grandfather when he pass away
Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero?
Personally, it would be my big brother, if it is a well known figure, it would be soccer player Zlatan Ibrahimovic, he is GOD like to me!
When is the last time you said, "I Love You" to someone?
Yesterday to my beautiful girlfriend, Marta just before leaving home and also my mom via Skype, I loved her as well!
Three adjectives that best describes you:
Fun, Easy and Crazy
Describe your personal style:
Vintage BAD BOY look
Your favorite place you have travel to:
Your favorite film and scene from the film:
Pulp Fiction—Scene: Talking about foot message on their way to shoot some guys!
Your favorite sport:
Team: SS LAZIO (Italy)
Player: Zlatan Ibrahimovic
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?
Malmo, Sweden—Hanging out with my best friends at my best friend's Italian restaurant (family owned) eating good food and drinking wine for hours with the best atmosphere in town!
If you were given a indie cable show, which song would you choose as your opening theme song?
Reality show with my best buddies, it would be a lot about lifestyle and our interests, clothes, cars and the good life. Theme song would be a mix tape of A$AP Rocky's songs
Your wish for the remainder of 2014?
Make it big and show my appreciation for my loved ones!
Allen Osborne|1 Model Management
MODEL|Jakob Blom|1 Model Management
Special thanks to Allen Osborne and the men's board at 1 Model Management; Jakob for walking with JTC in the rain to get the shoot done! Thanks!
JAKOB BLOM' S SELF PORTRAIT