Everyone dreams at least in their sleep at night. But only a few dreams come true. That’s because a dream does not come true itself. You have to chase it, work for it and believe it. The person who chased her dreams until they came true is Yulia Foxx. No wonder she is an ordinary person who likes you and me. But her dedication and hard work have made her a special one today.
The top model, Yulia Foxx, is a Russian- American cover model of Maxim and Playboy. Today, she is a famous and reputed character in the modeling industry. Also, she has managed to win similar popularity on social media as a social media influencer. You can experience yourself by visiting her Instagram account with over 450,000 Instagram followers based out of Connecticut/ New York City. It is great to have so many people who have worked with several reputed brands in the United States here.
Hi Yulia, thank you so much for chatting with us. Please tell us a little about you?
It’s a pleasure! Yulia Foxx, born in Los Angeles and raised in Massachusetts. Currently living in Connecticut. Both my parents are Russian. I am bilingual, I speak Russian and English. I love cooking, wine tasting, working out, shooting guns, and doing puzzles.
Describe yourself in three words?
Passionate, positive, ambitious
Name one of your strengths?
Always look forward no matter what obstacles are thrown at me.
Best advice ever given?
Work hard to do more of what you love and less of the things that don’t fulfill you.
How and when did you start modeling?
I officially started modeling in 2015 when I moved to Miami for better opportunities. I’ve always been free-spirited, and modeling was something I wanted to do since my early teens.
What did you learn from your biggest failure?
My biggest failure made me stronger and forced me to learn that failures are a part of the journey.
What is fun and rewarding about modeling? And what is not?
Being able to make and manage my own work schedule, being able to work anywhere in the world, traveling with companies and other models, making new connections while working.
What’s your best advice for an aspiring model?
Don’t ever give up on your dreams, keep on pushing to get what you want and never take no for an answer.
What’s next for you in 2022?
I have so many goals for 2022, I want to travel and work with more global brands. I want to continue to grow in all aspects of my life and remain focused this year to save and hopefully will be purchasing an investment property.
Which magazine or project is still on your bucket list?
Sports illustrated for sure! Such a dream of mine. Also, Vogue and GQ would be so amazing!
How has the pandemic affected your career?
It definitely impacted my modeling career as everything slowed down a lot but that’s okay because I got super busy in the Real Estate business in the meantime while the modeling industry slowly went back up.
What do you do for fun when you’re not working?
When I’m not working I love going wine tasting with my girls for the day or going to shooting range.
Now talking about Instagram, can you share some tips for keeping your account interesting?
Being open and truthful about my work and personal life I feel has definitely gotten me where I am, and keeping your content consistent yet not repetitive.
I bet you get millions of it, but what are the best and worst Instagram DM pickup lines you received so far?
The best DMs are definitely the ones who can actually hold a conversation and aren’t corny or rude. The worst is that it is so silly and not persuasive at all, especially when I get private photos without saying hello like that is supposed to start a conversation but it’s actually a big turn off.
What is your favorite healthy food?
Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad and Greek Salad
And your favorite cheat food?
Thai food for sure on my cheat days! My guilty pleasure is Carrot cake! My second quality pleasure is coffee cookies n cream and mint chocolate chip ice cream.
What is your own definition of happiness?
Achieving all my goals, living a healthy lifestyle, and exploring the world with my loved ones.
What is your workout routine these days?
I usually hit my lower body three times a week followed by 20 minutes of cardio.
What does fashion mean to you?
Fashion to me is being able to express yourself and being comfortable in your own skin with what you’re wearing.
Do you have a fashion designer you would love to model for that you haven’t worked with before?
Yes! I would be so greatful if I got a chance to model for Channel.
Who are some of your favorite models and designers, and why?
Candice Swanepoel is one of my favorite models because I love her confidence and how comfortable she is in her own skin.
How would you explain your fashion style and what items in your closet can you not be without?
My fashion style is focused on what I feel comfortable with and what fits best on me. I can not be without a nice pair of shades and a cute purse to match my outfit.
Bora Bora or Santorini Greece would be a nice Holiday get-away.
What do you like to watch on Tv?
I like to watch chick flicks, funny shows/movies and definitely can’t live without a thriller!
Three things you can’t live without?
The gym, my warm comfy robe, and the sun!
Espresso Martini is my favorite and I also love Key lime Martini!
Favorite season and why?
Summer is my favorite season because warm sunny days make me happy. I can’t stand the winner especially the cold weather, it’s so depressing.
Where can we follow you?