It’s time to meet the first of the DUCFS 2020 Exec

And we asked them all the questions you’ll want to know


The Durham University Charity Fashion Show is undeniably one of the hottest events in Durham’s social calendar, with this year promising to be bigger and better than ever.

The 2019 show raised more than an impressive £150,000 for the Environmental Justice Foundation, and this time around, DUCFS is launching a tailored campaign in support of two fabulous charities: STOP THE TRAFFIK and FASHION REVOLUTION.

With model auditions rapidly approaching, it’s high time we meet the fit and feisty puffer-clad masterminds behind the DUCFS movement. You never know, catch their attention and you might just get scouted! It's time to get the struts ready, guys…

Chloe Smith: President, Third Year, Hatfield.

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Trend you want to come back in?

Heelys.

Best chat-up line?

"Come to model auditions".

What’s your relationship status?

Married to DUCFS.

Lottie Dick: Vice President Operations, Third Year, Trevs.

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What’s your relationship status?

In a relationship with a DU model (I haven’t decided which one yet).

What’s the best thing about DUCFS?

Me.

Most embarrassing Durham moment?

Laughed so hard during a show I full on wet myself…

Andrea Wong: Head of Sponsorship, Third Year, Hatfield.

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Describe your style.

Leopard print and bling.

Tinder Bio?
"I may be the Wong for you".

What’s the best thing about DUCFS?

The Exec and the cause!

Priya Tulsiani: Financial Sponsorship Director, Fourth Year, Cuth's.

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Describe your style?

linkedin.com

Favourite model scouting location

Stantons.

How do you relate to your star sign?

Perfect, and low key compatible with Megan.

James Curtis: Financial Sponsorship Director, Second Year, Van Mildert.

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Describe your style.

A distinct lack thereof…

What’s your relationship status?

Considering whether Tinder Gold may be worth it?

What’s the best thing about DUCFS?

The 3Ps: the people, the passion and my puffa jacket.

Katie Westby: Product Sponsorship Director, Third Year, Hatfield.

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Favourite model scouting location?

Tesco in Market Square.


Who is your fashion icon?

Audrey Hepburn.


What's the best thing about DUCFS?

The exec and definitely my new puffa!

Tash Dell: Product Sponsorship Director, Second Year, Hild Bede.

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Describe your style.

40 year-old mum.


Who is your fashion icon?

My Danish Grandma, Mormor <3

Most embarrassing Durham moment?

Accidentally going live on Facebook when I was drunk in the middle of the afternoon having been kicked off of the Prince Bishop.

Phoebe Hagan: Logistics Director, Third Year, Collingwood.

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What’s your catwalk song?

Tempo (Lizzo feat Missy Elliott).


What’s your relationship status?

Picky.

What’s your biggest flaw?

My inability to answer these questions.

Alexander Bridges: Venue Director, Second year, Cuth's.

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Describe your style?

Car crash.

What’s your catwalk song?
Candy Shop (50 Cent).

Best chat-up line
I think you dropped something…hopefully your standards.

James Simpson: Treasurer, Fourth Year, Hatfield.

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Describe your style?
School physics teacher.

Favourite model scouting location?
CalSoc.

Worst dating story?

Going out for a coffee with someone and thinking it was a date… Her friends assured me it wasn’t.

Louise Watson: Head of Events, Third Year, Aidan’s.

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What’s your catwalk song?
The Power (Duke Dumont)

Favourite model scouting location?

Silly question… Level 3, Billy B, obviously.

Best chat-up line?

"There’s something wrong with my phone. It doesn’t have your number in it".

Emily Parker: Social Events Director, Third Year, Aidan's.

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Trend you want to come back in?

Literally anything but low-rise jeans.

What's your biggest flaw?

Coming up with shit Instagram captions.


A random fact I love is…?

That on average 3 people a year die from vending machines falling on them.

Meg Hugill: Arts Events Director, Second Year, Hild Bede.

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Describe your style?
One size too big.

Who is your fashion icon?

Kerwin Frost.

Meal deal?

Soo, Tristan and I.