Marique Schimmel, yet another beautiful Dutch export, was scouted just under 1 year ago and immediately took to the international catwalks, walking for the likes of Hakaan, Alexander McQueen, Paul & Joe, Roland Mouret, Ellie Saab and Costume National (SS10).
Her AW10 catwalk show schedule was even more packed, walking for Alexander Wang, DKNY, 3.1 Phillip Lim, Prada, D&G, Jonathan Saunders, Roberto Cavalli, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Dries Van Noten, YSL, Marni, Valentino, Giambattista Valli, Missoni, Dsquared, Just Cavalli, Gareth Pugh, Acne, Topshop, Christopher Kane, Lanvin, Giles, Loewe, Celine, Erdem, Kenzo, Miu Miu, Balenciaga and Chloe! Woah!!
Her editorial credits include Amica, Playing Fashion, Marie Claire Italy, Bon and POP.
Full Name: Marique Elise Schimmel
Birth date: 31 July 1990
Birthplace: Enkhuizen, Netherlands
Ethnic Origin: Dutch
Where were you scouted? Amsterdam while I was shopping
Best feature: Eyes or cheekbones
Favourite beauty product: Lipbalm
Hobbies: Pilates and skiing
Favourite Movie: Oeh hard one I love films! I think Gladiator.
What’s on your iPod? Prog metal/rock
Guilty Pleasure: Ice cream
Dislike: People who lie!
Dream country to visit: New Zealand
What was the last thing to make you laugh out loud? When I saw my little brother in a carrot suite for his exam stunt
What was the last dream you remember? I should have answered this question in the morning!
One word to describe yourself: Happy
Height: 5’10″ | 178cm
Bust: 32″ | 81cm
Waist: 24″ | 61cm
Hips: 35″ | 89cm
Shoes: 6 UK | 7.5 EU | 39 EU
Hair: Dark Blonde