Height: 6’0″ | 183cm
Waist: 30″ | 76cm
Suit: 38″ | 48cm
Chest: 38″ | 97cm
Collar: 15″ | 38cm
Shoe: 9 UK | 44 EU
LONDON: ESTABLISHED MODELS
NEW YORK: IMG MODELS
MILAN: WHY NOT MODELS
Spanish new face Diego Barrueco was scouted off the back of shooting an editorial for EY! Magateen.
Now signed to agencies worldwide Diego is meeting clients and building his portfolio. In the meantime the tattooed Spaniard has been busy building up a healthy social media following and boasts over 40,500 Instagram fans and 11,500 Twitter fans. Not bad for a newbie!
Full Name: Diego Barrueco Martín
Birth date: 28th January 1991
Birthplace: Murcia (Spain)
Ethnic Origin: Spanish
Nickname: Diego, Barrueco or Breezy
How were you scouted: I did an editorial for EY Magateen! because the director of the magazine saw my photos online and then IMG got in contact with me.
What’s your best feature: My freckles
Favourite grooming product: Lynx wax
Hobbies: Sports (football especially), listening to hip hop/electronic music, hang around with friends, spend money on clothes
Fitness Regime: Seafood diet, I see food and I eat it. And working out like once per week maximum.
Favourite Movie: 300, Never Back Down, Fight Club, Snatch
What was the last track you listened to on your iPod?: A$AP Ferg – Cocaine Castle
Do you have any Guilty Pleasures?: Burger King and pistachios
What is your biggest fear?: Cancer
What is your dream country to visit?: Not a country, but Hawaii
If you were not modeling, what would you be doing?: Either teaching Spanish or something related to sports.
What’s your favorite fashion city and why?: Probably London, so many different styles and underground fashion.
Who are your idols?: No one in particular, just people who try to live their dreams and not giving a **** about what others think or tell them.
One word to describe yourself: Adventurer
Twitter name: @diegobarrueco
Instagram name: diegobarrueco
How much money would you need to shave your hair off? I’d do the Britney Spears for like a grand probably
Photo Assistant: Tim Slater
Stylist: Nikki Ahmed
Groomer: Maggie Forrest using mac mattifier and mac mineralise
Models: Diego @ Established & Ed Hayter @ Models 1
Retouching thanks to Simon Kivella