THE fashion world fell for local girl Jordan
Humphries recently when she won the prestigious Northern Ireland
Fall for Fashion Model Search competition.
The 16-year-old Wallace pupil has won a host
of top prizes, including a modelling contract with The Style
Academy, after being chosen as the winner at the event in Castle
Court Shopping Centre, Belfast on Saturday October 20.
Jordan, who is in Year 13 at Wallace, got the
surprise of her life after her mum entered her into the
"I'm so excited with everything that's
happened," she said. "My parents are absolutely over the moon.
My mum sent in the photos as a surprise so she's really pleased
that something has come of it. I only found out on the Tuesday
and the competition was on Saturday so I was hitting the gym
like crazy for four days."
Jordan continued: "I didn't know what the
prize was so when I found out I was doubly nervous, I couldn't
believe it when I won; I'm absolutely chuffed."
As well as the coveted modelling contract,
Jordan received a £500 shopping voucher for Castlecourt as well
as a make-over by Irish Make-up Artist of the Year, Rosemary
Wright and having her portfolio taken by UK Photographer of the
Year Ciaran O'Neill.
Jordan made her modelling debut at the Marx
Red Vodka Fall for Fashion event at St. George's Market last
month, where she modelled Irish artist Terry Bradley's new
Right now, however, Jordan is busy planning
how to spend her shopping vouchers. "I haven't got my vouchers
yet but hopefully I can get them to use over half-term; I've
picked out what I want to spend them on."