Held at the indoor pool complex of the Wingate Institute, the sports training facility outside Netanya that is used by Israeli national sports teams, the show turned the strip of asphalt running alongside Wingate’s Olympic-size indoor pool into the models’ runway.
“It’s long, very long,” laughed Gadot regarding the runway during an interview with “Good Evening with Guy Pines.”
Gadot has long been one of the faces in Castro’s semi-annual campaigns, and is currently featured as the model in Castro’s “Jeanius” Push-Up/Twerk it jeans campaign plastered on billboards countrywide.
The family-founded retailer has been shifting its focus of late, having recently launched a new website that gives customers the option of buying newer items before they’re out of stock, but not fully entering the online catalog arena. Traded on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE:CAST), the retailer also entered the children’s clothing sector with 22 stores-within-stores last spring.
With 138 stores around the country, the Bat Yam-based firm has been competing against the influx of foreign brands, including H&M, Forever21 and American Eagle Outfitters.