Paul Mason Fashion Santa Biography
A model’s competitive advantage is displaying a look unique from others. Many models have tried to display the Santa look but Canadian-based model Paul Mason Fashion Santa took the image and ran away with it. He started modeling in his 20 and in his 50s when most models will want to quit, Paul’s career seemed to be starting as he came up with the Santa brand. Let us dig in to see who is Fashion Santa.
Age and Relationship
Paul was born on 22nd June 1965 in Canada. Having a long beard was never in his dream despite desiring to be a model from a young age. His trademark was short hair and a Lean body. The idea of going deep into modeling started when he a fashion and design student at Ryerson University.
His first agency to work with was Judy Welch. This opportunity opened him up to several others. In his career, Paul has worked with Dolce & Gabbana, DJNY, and GAP. As Fashion Santa, he has been featured on Australian Vogue, DTK Mens, Fantastic, and Swagger.
Throughout his career and life, Paul has lived as single and childless. He, however, has a passion for children and he participates in charity work through his agencies.
The title Fashion Santa did not come without its challenges as Yorkdale’s Mall claimed the name Fashion Santa. Yorkdale Mall and Paul Mason struck a Fashion Santa ad campaign deal. In 2015, the ad went viral, attracting thousands of people to the mall including music star, Justin Beiber who wanted to take a selfie with him. For two years the mall and Paul Mason battled for the ownership of the brand.
By the end of the second year, the parties struck a deal and Mason was given exclusive rights to name Fashion Santa.
Mason battled for the name because it had sentimental value. Becoming Fashion Santa was never in his wildest dreams. It came after his mother died of cancer. In moments of grief, Paul spent time isolated and unshaven. After 6 months, the beard became big and bushy. He liked it and naturally, the beard started its own life.
Although there have been many Santas in the past, Paul offers a different character. One with elegance, class, and a touch of adulthood unlike the famous one popular for his relationship with children. His modeling career has blended well with this new brand.
He has taken many photos and selfies with people. Mimicking the real idea of Santa, Paul uses the money for charity, helping children and people in need.
Net worth and Height
Through this brand, Paul has been able to create wealth for himself. Paul earns most of his money from his agency and also work as a model. His net worth could be approximately $30 million. His physical attributes are also questioned by many of his fans. Mason is 6 feet and 3 inches tall. His weight is approximately 70Kg.