Photography by My Boudoir - Nicola Grimshaw-Mitchell - www.myboudoir.co.uk
October Divine is an internationally published UK freelance pin up model, promoter, and hair and make up stylist. This interview/pictorial was featured in Sinical #16. Print copies can be purchased here.
Sinical Magazine: When were you born and where? Where are you currently
October Divine: I was born on the 21st October near Stone in Staffordshire and I now live in a small village just outside Lichfield.
Sinical Magazine: What was the first magazine that you came across that made you want to become a model? If not a magazine, what inspired you?
October Divine: I have always loved old movies and the glamorous women from the 40’s and 50’s so this is what I would say inspired me with my look and style which later lead me to become a model.
Sinical Magazine: How did you get started in pin-up/fetish modeling?
October Divine: I started modelling after being approached by a photographer in a coffee shop, I she asked me to shoot with her as she loved my look, after the shoot I just knew this was what I wanted to do!
Sinical Magazine: What do you think makes a model stand apart from others?
October Divine: Attitude and Professionalism.
Sinical Magazine: From a model’s perspective, what do you think is the most important aspect of a photo?
October Divine: Composition and good light is a definite for me!
Sinical Magazine: What has been the most interesting thing to happen during one of your photo shoots?
October Divine: I haven’t really had anything unusually interesting happen on shoots but I always manage to have mega fun. My favourite types of shoot have got to be when I have my girl friends there... Never a dull moment! You can see most of these fun times on my Instagram @octoberdivine.
Sinical Magazine: Clothing wise, what are your fetishes and why?
October Divine: Bullet bras, girdles, corsets and nylon seamed stockings because they look both sexy and classy all at the same time!
Sinical Magazine: In this photo set you are wearing nylon stockings. What is the appeal of nylons to you?
October Divine: I think they give your legs a great flawless look and they feel great on!
Sinical Magazine: What are your measurements?
October Divine: 32G-28-36.
Sinical Magazine: What is your shoe size?
October Divine: Size 6.
Sinical Magazine: What type of music do you listen to?
October Divine: I have quite an eclectic taste, I like a bit of everything but I love good old Rock and Roll!
Sinical Magazine: Besides modeling, what do you like to do for fun?
October Divine: I love eating out and spending time with my family.
Sinical Magazine: What are some of your favorite books and authors? And what are you currently reading?
October Divine: To be fair I don’t really read much at all, but I do love my Gil Elvgren “The Great American Pinup” publication, it has amazing illustrations and is a great source of inspiration for my work.
Sinical Magazine: Do you have any other upcoming projects you would like to mention?
October Divine: As well as modelling full time I also run The Pinup Academy with my Husband Si Pinup Pictures, and my beautiful friend SINderella Rockafella. This is something that continues to grow and you can check out what we do on our website www.thepinupacademy.co.uk |
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