Posts tagged "fashion layouts"

Blackface Is The New Black In L’Officiel Hommes

Ah, blackface. It's baaack. Apparently, as magazine sales plummet, editors try ever more provocative ways to grab the attention of readers on and offline. The latest? This decidedly politically incorrect spread in L'Officiel Hommes in which a bunch of Caucasian male models get painted a darker shade and outfitted with Afro wigs in order to…

By: Susannah Breslin / February 19, 2010

This Model Is A Piece Of Furniture

In the latest issue of POP magazine, model Devon Aoki stars in an homage to designer Allen Jones. Jones is perhaps best known for having designed furniture that, in some cases, resembles people -- for example, a table top resting on a base composed of a mannequin on all fours. Provocative? Yes. Politically correct? No.

By: Susannah Breslin / February 11, 2010