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Haslingden woman takes first steps towards modelling career
10:53am Friday 20th July 2012 in Rossendale
A WOMAN from Haslingden is taking her first steps towards a modelling career.
Charlotte Upton, who is 20, finished runner-up in the Star in a Bra contest to become the face of lingerie collection Curvy Kate.
More than 3,000 girls entered the on-line poll through Facebook .
Despite finishing second, Charlotte has been determined to pursue her dream of becoming a model.
She has recently taken part in a photo shoot with the winner of the competition Sophie Morgan, from Guernsey.
And she has also completed the Spring/ Summer catalogue for Curvy Kate.
A delighted Charlotte said: “I couldn't quite believe it when the catalogue came through the door.
“I saw myself splashed all over it.”
Charlotte said that she is now planning to put a portfolio together to send to different companies in her quest for modelling work.