5 Things to Know About Our May Cover Star, Charlie Reynolds

5 Things to Know About Our May Cover Star, Charlie Reynolds

Pictures by Renata Kaveh

Discover out extra in regards to the up-and-coming Canadian mannequin.

Charlie Reynolds, the 21-year-old Toronto-based mannequin who graces the quilt of our new concern, is a rising star within the trend world. Learn on to search out out what she’s watching, the place she retailers, and her favorite musical theatre reveals.

She’s getting artful over quarantine

Reynolds is passing the time by colouring and making an attempt her hand at jewellery-making; she and her boyfriend have additionally been watching motion pictures like Isle of Canine and throwbacks like True Romance and From Nightfall Until Daybreak.

She was once a receptionist at Sutherland fashions

Whereas Reynolds is likely to be a brand new face within the modelling trade—she’ll quickly seem in a Sephora advert, her first main marketing campaign job—she’s definitely no stranger to it. Her mom Carole is the president of Sutherland Fashions in Toronto, and Charlie as soon as labored there as a receptionist.

She studied musical theatre

Reynolds attended the Etobicoke Faculty of the Arts in highschool and went on to review on the Randolph School for the Performing Arts. And her favorite reveals? “I’m tied between two,” she says. “Spring Awakening—the Deaf West model is very stunning! And Natasha, Pierre & the Nice Comet of 1812. Although there’ll all the time be a spot in my coronary heart for Hamilton and Cabaret, too…”

She’s impressed by different plus fashions

“I by no means noticed folks like me being praised for the fantastic thing about what they have been,” Reynolds says about rising up. Now she’s thrilled by the likes of Ashley Graham touchdown on main journal covers and Paloma Elsesser strolling the Alexander McQueen runway present in Paris earlier this yr.

She loves thrift buying

Discovering her love of second-hand clothes whereas in highschool, Reynolds nonetheless retailers at locations like Value Village. She credit her early years spent at ESA for fostering her love of experimenting with type, noting that there have been “individuals who have been impressed by the truth that I didn’t care what different folks thought and didn’t costume how everybody else dressed. Having that means to experiment and having the help of being in an artwork faculty made me suppose, I can categorical myself with this and really feel extra assured about my physique.”

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