Jan 24, 2012 12:00AM

Models On Tumblr

The new breed of model bloggers taking over our interwebs.

Not all models are just a pretty face; some of them also have mad IT skills and a clever knack for the blogosphere. While the idea of models-slash-bloggers is not exactly new (Hanneli Mustaparta, case in point), more and more model bloggers are migrating over to Tumblr-land. Here, we've compiled a list of some of the models with Tumblrs that we'd follow in a heartbeat (or mouse-click, if you want to get all technical).

Oh So Coco

Coco Rocha has been on Tumblr for quite some time now and before she was a Tumblr fan, she was posting on blogspot. Not one to be shy of the Internet, Rocha's Tumblr is both 'fashion' and fun at the same time. Plus, she's the catalyst for so many other models flocking to Tumblr that they should probably just employ her already as their official brand ambassador already.

Behati Prinsloo

Hilary Rhoda describes Coco Rocha as "the Tumblr Queen!" Despite the fact that Rhoda's own Tumblr has been a bit neglected of late though, Coco Rocha has been busy recruiting other model friends to jump on the blogging bandwagon such as Behati Prinsloo, Coco's old-time friend and amateur-filmmaking-partner-in-crime. While 'Oh So Coco' mostly 8 snapshots from her editorial work and a nod to her charitable efforts, Behati's Tumblr acts more as a gallery for her own photography featuring photos of everything from charitable trips to Haiti with Coco and co., to the beaches of Mexico, and snaps of family and friends. It's great to see Prinsloo showcasing her talent behind the camera as well as in front of it. Win for Tumblr!

Kloss Gloss

Karlie Kloss is another member of Coco Rocha's Church of Tumblr. A new recruit, the nineteen-year-old model only launched 'Kloss Gloss' last week, but already the blog is shaping up nicely. We particularly like the cute personal photos she posts up, mostly so we can vicariously live through her and her blessed life. And the fact that models eat popcorn too!

What if God is a Cat?!

Anja Konstantinova's Tumblr is less of a personal monologue and more of a tribute to all things weird and wacky. It's called 'What if God is a Cat?!' and rest assured, there are lots of cats on this blog. There are also lots of other tiny animals, a few personal shots and something of a fascination with bruises. We'd follow Anja's Tumblr because it shows that she knows how to keep it real and doesn't take herself too seriously.

Follow Oyster on Tumblr!

Rosie Dalton

Latest


Oyster Playlist: Jimblah x NAIDOC Week

Always was, always will be.


Listen: SZA x Jill Scott 'Divinity'

The second track in one week!


Vapourisers Are Mainstream Now

Thanks, New York Times!


Azealia Banks Leaves Her Record Label

Gets to be a 'cool indie chick' now.


Gallery: Skye Parrott's Favourite Photos

Plus info on her NYC exhibition 'Kind of Water'.


Labels to Watch @ Berlin Fashion Week

Plus a special playlist for the occasion!


Tyra Banks Predicts The Future Of Beauty

Everyone will look like Beyonce (and use vaseline).


Maison Martin Margiela Artisanal AW14

Money, masks and scraps of vintage fabric.


Exclusive Stream: Sebastien Tellier 'L'Aventura'

A new album from our favourite j'adorable French man.


Vagina Cam: The Sex Toy That Videos You

Ready for your close up?


Snoop Dogg x Happy Socks

"A piece of Snoop Dogg we can take with us forever"


Marina Abramovic x Adidas

'Work Relation 2014'


Get The Chanel Haute Couture Hair Look

Tintin quiff meets 80s boyband hair.


Painting Removed From Exhibition Because Pubes

The reviews say it's "disgusting" and "pornographic".


Watch: Mac De Marco x Nardwuar

Thumbs up butts and coke mirrors.


Watch: Jessie Ware 'Tough Love'

Flower fields and laundromats.


Earl Sweatshirt Cancels Tour Dates Due To Exhaustion

"I am physically and mentally at the end of my rope."


Chanel Couture Fall 2014

Flip flops, Kendall Jenner and Le Corbuiser.


Collection Survey: MANIAMANIA 'Obscura' SS14

Featuring Julia Restoin Roitfeld.


Listen: Mario Kart 8 Rainbow Road Mashup

Attn: anyone who has or wants ADHD.


Interview: Angus & Julia Stone's Director Jessie Hill

On the Rick Rubin proteges, adapting novels and her film Mari Celeste.


Hear HAIM x A$AP Ferg 'My Song 5'

Released for the seventh anniversary!


Watch: Kenzo x Toilet Paper AW14 Campaign

A continuation of their David Lynch collab.


See Dior Couture Fall 2014

150,000 orchids, wearable sci-fi meets 18th century clothes.


That Potato Salad Guy's Made $20K Already

What have you done today?