The supermodel doesn't give out advice unless she's asked, and when young models do turn to her for guidance, she'll pamper them while also speaking honestly in order to ensure they don't stray in the "wrong direction". Discussing on her plain-speaking ways as a judge on 'The Face' and 'Making The Cut', she says, "I'm bossy and motherly. And I don't want to see my babies go in the wrong direction, if I can say, 'Don't do that, do this.'
"I don't put my nose in, but if I'm asked, I'm going to give my opinion. And when they come running to me, I'm gonna pamper them," she adds. Naomi thinks its sweet that the younger generation of models have awarded her the honourary title of aunty. "I don't feel old. Even when I was called aunty 10 years ago, I've never felt old. I find them sweet."
Compiled by Futhi Masilela
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