with Playboy New Zealand November 2023 cover star Miss Jade
How do you like to begin your day? I love sleeping in the nude. So, as soon as I wake up, I make my bed and enjoy a hot, invigorating shower. After that, I brew a fresh cup of coffee. Fueled by caffeine, I tackle my emails and daily tasks, making sure my workspace stays organized and efficient.
How did you get started in the modeling industry? What inspired you to become a model? Growing up, I always admired the Victoria’s Secret models. Their femininity and confidence were incredibly inspiring and motivated me to aspire to create a brand that was true to who I am. I’ve been pursuing this dream for as long as I can remember. I have so much respect for women with class.
Best place you have ever been to in the world? I have a deep affection for Bali, Indonesia. I make it a point to visit as often as I can to find relaxation and rejuvenation. The rich culture and breathtaking natural beauty of the country captured my heart. Bali holds a special place in my heart because I’ve forged meaningful connections with the locals, reaffirming my belief that strong human connections make a place truly cherished.
What are some of your biggest dreams you hope to achieve? I’ve achieved some wonderful things in my life so far, but what I really want to keep accomplishing is maintaining my happiness. I’m genuinely a happy person, and I truly believe that laughter and good energy can take you a long way in life.
How do you prepare physically and mentally for a photo shoot that will be seen by so many people? I prepare mentally by practicing self-care on a daily. I live a health-conscious lifestyle because I’m passionate about taking care of my body and staying toned. For photoshoots, creating mood boards is a personal favorite of mine; they inspire my vision. I also love working out as it is a daily routine for me, and I absolutely adore wearing activewear; it keeps me motivated to stay fit.
What are your favorite aspects of modeling? I absolutely love modeling. It’s a fantastic way to express your creativity and personality in front of the camera. But what really makes it special is the connections you get to make with all the wonderful people in the fashion and photography industry. It’s a mix of creativity and fun, and that’s what makes it so exciting!
What’s one thing about yourself that your fans might be surprised to learn? I’m incredibly passionate about golf. I work with a dedicated coach, practice twice a week, and constantly seek lessons to improve my game. On a more playful note, I have a secret love for curating a stylish golf wardrobe in my closet. I simply can’t get enough of this sport.
How would you best describe your personality? People often describe me as witty, cheeky, funny, and full of enthusiasm. I firmly believe that laughter and happiness go hand in hand, and I wholeheartedly enjoy having a good time. My ability to read the room and adapt to any situation is a skill I take pride in.
What do you believe sets you apart from other models in the industry? I don’t let myself get distracted by what other models are doing in the industry. I firmly believe that we’re all on our unique journey. By keeping my focus on self-improvement and considering myself my own competition, I strive to become better every day. I dedicate my attention to identifying areas for growth.
Can you share any exciting upcoming projects or collaborations you’re involved in? I have some exciting photoshoots and travel plans lined up for next year. I really enjoy wearing bikinis, soaking in the sun, and taking outdoor photos. I can’t wait to share behind-the-scenes content from my adventures in 2024.
Thanks so much for your time, Where can our readers follow you on social to stay updated on what you’re up to? Feel free to connect with me on Twitter at @lovekorajade, where I regularly share updates about my travels, adventures around the world, and updated selfies!