Where did Bridget Malcolm grow up?
Bridget grew up in South Fremantle – a little beach town just south of Perth.
"My childhood was extremely idyllic; days were mostly spent at the beach, doing ballet and being surrounded by music - my dad plays flamenco guitar and my mother the piano," she writes on her website.
"At the age of 14 I decided to take up the oboe on a whim, and fell in love with it. After six months of playing I was performing with the local universities octet, and toured Europe with my high school orchestra."
How young was Bridget Malcolm when she began modeling?
At the age of 14, Bridget was scouted to model by her first agency, Vivien’s.
"We had to wait a year or so for me to outgrow my terrible haircut, braces and general awkwardness – but it was worth it," she writes on her website.
Once she graduated high school at the age of 16, she moved to New York City to pursue modeling full-time. From there her career took off, and she has been based in NYC ever since.
Who is Bridget Malcolm married to?
She is married to lead singer of Walking Shapes Nathaniel Hoho.
When did Bridget and Nathaniel get married?
After dating since circa 2014, Bridget Malcolm and Nathaniel Hoho were married in July 2016 in a mountain-view ceremony that overlooked the Ridge-and-Valley Appalachians in Mifflintown, Pennsylvania, USA.
She described it as a "low-key, family affair" and said they said their "I dos" near where Nathaniel grew up in Pennsylvania.
They had a second, secret wedding on Rottnest Island in January 2017.
Speaking about their marriage, she said: "My husband and I both live extremely busy lives, and travel alone a lot. So whenever I can, he comes first. We talk daily, I always answer his texts as quickly as I can (and vice versa) and when we are together, we really make the most of it. This isn’t out of a sense of obligation either – I miss him hugely when I’m not around him, and love his company more than any other human."
Who has Bridget Malcolm modelled for?
Bridget's most famous clients include Victoria's Secret, Harper's Bazaar, Vogue, Seafolly, Stella McCartney, ELLE Australia, Ralph Lauren, David Jones, Issa, Topshop Unique, Playboy, Peter Som, Kenneth Cole, Tibi, Band of Outsiders, Rodarte, and Hache.
Has Bridget Malcolm ever walked in a Victoria's Secret show?
Yes, Bridget Malcolm walk in two Victoria's Secret Fashion Shows - in 2015 and 2016 - for their PINK Segment.
Was Bridget Malcolm fired for gaining weight?
Bridget most recently made headlines after she spoke about her recovery from "severe anorexia" and hit out at a client who fired her for gaining half an inch on her hips.
On August 6, 2019, Bridget posted on Instagram two pictures of herself at the height of her eating disorder, along with a second pair of photos showcasing her current, healthier self. In the post's caption, Bridget described the harsh treatment she's received from clients as she suffered from anorexia, and revealed she'd been fired for adding only half an inch to her waist.
She wrote: "The most messed up part of all this though, is that I had been accepted by this client when I was half an inch smaller in previous years. I am so thankful that all this is behind me. It has taken a lot of work and recovery, but I am so grateful that there is a place in the industry for me now, at my healthy weight. I am proud to be working today with people who support health in women."
What is Bridget Malcolm's diet?
Bridget is a vegan, when asked: "What do you eat in a day?" Birdget said: "I can’t answer that question because every day is different. I eat all kinds of different foods. The only thing that is consistent is that they are wholefoods, plant based, vegan foods.
She said: "Growing up I had a tendency to avoid eating meat, for no other reason than a general unease about eating animals. One day in 2009, I watched a series of documentaries on PETA’s website and that was it for me. I went back and forth between vegetarian and vegan for a few years, but made the commitment at the beginning of 2015 to be a fully-fledged vegan.
"I am passionate about health and wellness – preferring a holistic approach rather than preaching one dogma. My personal motto is 'progress over perfection', and I believe that little changes amount to an improved quality of life."
What is Bridget Malcolm's workout routine?
Bridget hates the gym. She likes to change her routine as she bores easily.
She likes to blend outdoor running, hiking or surfing, along with strength training. She always gets her 10,000 steps in.
She said: "I love Body By Simone and megareformer workouts."
Is Bridget Malcolm on Instagram?
Yes, Bridget's Instagram handle is: @bridgetmalcolm
Does Bridget Malcolm have a blog?
Yes, Bridget often shares her life and her musings on her personal webpage: bridgetmalcolm.com.au.