This week, we’re digging Chicago born hunk Dominic DeRosa, Signed to Wilhemina (NYC & LA) and Mara Models (Chicago), has left quite an impression on us!
Dom’s made quite a name for himself, sharing his love for fitness, sports and shoot photos with his Instagram followers.
Shoes: 12 US
Check out our EXCLUSIVE Q&A with Dominic DeRosa below!
Where did you grow up: Chicago
Was it very fashionable? Yes, having the dopest outfit is a large priority from where I grew up.
Did you grow up reading magazines? Yes, mainly sports related.
How were you discovered? Instagram
What has been your dream campaign? Tom Ford and Versace
Whose runway have you always wanted to walk? Calvin Klein
What is your favorite city? Los Angeles
What is your favorite food? Chicken
Tell us about your first shoot? I was very nervous. It was a whole new world to me and it took me some time to get used to being in front of the camera.
How do you prepare to walk? In a mirror and usually very confident in the way I walk.
Favourite social media site: Instagram
Coolest photographer you have worked with: Hubert Pouches
Who is your biggest supporter? My uncle John Hansen
Your favourite place to go shopping? Gucci
What’s your idea of fun? Long nights in the gym or hanging out with a group of friends.
Place you would love to visit: Italy
Currently, you’re obsessed with… California. I’m obsessed because I love the free spirit vibe and the fast lifestyle, particularly in Los Angeles.
What’s your diet like? Very clean. Six meals a day. White meats, veggies, fruits, nuts, water and cold pressed juices. Diet is extremely important especially in the industry I’m trying to build a career out of.
Which physical feature you are most proud of? The physical feature I am most proud of I would have to humbly say is my jawline.
What do you think is the number one thing keeping you motivated? Living the American dream and being successful enough to help my family out of the struggle they’ve been in their whole life.