Madrid born Latin lothario Emilio Flores has been melting hearts since he broke onto the modeling scene back in January 2011.
Emilio, who fears ‘idiots in power’ (don’t mention Trump) and would like to swap lives with Will Smith, has gone on to shoot numerous magazine editorials, walk for top designers, and front campaigns for brands including Polo Ralph Lauren.
Ethnic Origin: Latin
How were you scouted?: My grandmother pushed me to go and visit some modeling agencies.
Top 3 beauty/grooming products: Facial cleanser, moisturizer, toothpaste
Your favourite fragrance: Any fragrance by Giorgio Armani
What’s been your most lavish purchase?: My suitcase
Hobbies: Getting lost in cities and walking.
Fitness Regime: Keeping a balance of what I eat, when I eat and rest along with an active life.
What was the last movie you watched?: Very good question because the last one was my favorite movie that was released very recently. A Monster Calls (I love everything Juan Antonio Bayona does)
What was the last track you listened to on your iPod?: How long will I love you by Ellie Goulding
Do you have any Guilty Pleasures?: Chocolate
What is your biggest fear?: Idiots with power
What is your dream country to visit?: Japan
If you were not modeling, what would you be doing?: Something related to art
If you got to relive one day in your modeling career it would be…: My trip to St.Barts for Hercules Magazine.
If you could swap lives with a celebrity who would it be? Will Smith.
How would you describe happiness? For me, it is well-being with yourself and your environment.
Who has been the most influential person in your modeling career to date? The three most important people are David, Francesco (founders of The Issue Ten) and Paola Kudacki (one of the top Photographers in the world) but first off the booker that believed in me, Reinaldo from Traffic Models in Barcelona.
If you could be on the cover of any magazine, it would be: Definitely VOGUE HOMMES INTERNATIONAL.
What’s the funniest thing that has happened to you on a shoot?: When you have to take pictures with some giant platforms.
What was the last thing to make you cry?: Better not to tell it, because I would cry again.
What’s your favourite fashion city and why?: If we consider only Milan, Paris, London and New York. Always New York because this city has something that makes me feel free but I just met London and I need to meet this city more.
Who are your idols?: I don’t have any idols.
What was the last dream you remember?: My sister riding an elephant.
What would you do if you found out the world was ending in 24hrs?: Organize an incredible event inviting all the people I have met in my life.
One word to describe yourself: Sincere
Twitter handle: @EmilioFlores
Instagram handle: @EmilioFlores
How much money would you need to shave your hair off? It’s not about money
Height: 6’1″ | 185cm
Waist: 32″ | 78cm
Shoe: 10 UK | 11 US | 44.5 EU