Wednesday 16 October 2019

'I had to jump out of a cake in lingerie at a shopping centre,' Lynn Kelly reveals less glamorous side of Irish modelling

Model Lynn Kelly launches Ann Summers SS15 collection ahead of Valentines Day
Model Lynn Kelly launches Ann Summers SS15 collection ahead of Valentines Day
Lynn Kelly
Playing casual cool with model pal Lynn Kelly.
Lynn Kelly pictured at the official opening of Foley's Bar on Merrion Row. Pic Patrick O'Leary
Former Miss Irelands Sinead Coonan, Lynn Kelly, Aoife Cogan and Blathnaid McKenna dress up in Dublin.

Elaine McCahill

The life of a model seems incredibly glamorous but that's not always the case,Lynn Kelly says.

"Once I had to jump out of a birthday cakes in lingerie in a shopping centre - there's been some cringe outfits as well," she revealed.

"I remember I had a shoot for a magazine and I was so cold that I had the flu for two weeks afterwards.

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Lynn Kelly at the Galaxy Style Exchange
Lynn Kelly at the Galaxy Style Exchange

"I was actually blue - it was a swim wear shoot. It was March and we were on Portmarnock beach - it was hell," she added.

Lynn (26) is fast becoming one of Ireland's catwalk queens but she admits that Irish models work hard for their enviable figures.

"A lot of people see models and think 'Oh she's so lucky' or 'They don't eat' but we're really healthy," she insists.

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Former Miss Irelands Sinead Coonan, Lynn Kelly, Aoife Cogan and Blathnaid McKenna dress up in Dublin.
Former Miss Irelands Sinead Coonan, Lynn Kelly, Aoife Cogan and Blathnaid McKenna dress up in Dublin.

"All of the girls always have their food with them and we eat every couple of hours.

"Most of the girls work really hard for their bodies and it doesn't come as naturally as people think," the brunette beauty added.

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