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Oct 15, 2013 4:35PM

Meet the Model: Alyssa Shot by Ben Sullivan

Arcade games for life.

Alyssa Hiyama is cute as a button. The 24-year-old Kiwi can throw on a pair of vinatge jeans and a shirt, and she looks just as dreamy as she would on a runway. This shoot proves it. We had to meet her! 

Jerico Mandybur: Full name and agency?
Alyssa Hiyama: I'm Alyssa Hiyama and I'm with 62 models.

How old are you?
24.
 
Where are you from?
New Zealand.
 
What's the last thing you watch on YouTube?
A Louis Theroux documentary on UFOs.
 
What's the song you listened to?
Volcanic Choir — 'Byegone'.
 
 
Day or night?
Both. Day is lively, and night time is peaceful!
 
The Simpsons or Family Guy?
Family Guy.
 
What did you dress up as a child?
A Horse Rider.
 
What's you favourite thing to wear?
Jeans.
 
What was it like shooting with Ben Sullivan?
I first worked with Ben on the Huffer SS11 campaign. We were shooting at Rainbow's End and rode the rollercoaster 17 times. There was a cool team of us and we were all just hanging out. He's very relaxed and has an eye for great photos.
 
If you had an infinite amount of money to throw a party, what would it look like?
Under the sea.
 
Got a big dream?
See the world.

 

Photography: Ben Sullivan
Fashion: Imogen Wilson
Model: Alyssa @ 62 Models