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The Alexander McQueen shoe saga continues … apparently once a few models — including huge names like Sasha Pivovarova and Natasha Poly–saw the crazy heels, they turned down the opportunity to walk in his Paris show, afraid of potential runway catastrophes and/or serious injuries.
Are there any specific fashions that just freak you out? Where the thought of wearing that something brings images of pain, embarrassment, or disaster? A few off the top of our heads, besides McQueen’s armadillo shoes, of course: stripper heels, corset tops, white clothing that somehow becomes see-through in certain light, low-cut tops asking for nip-slips, jumpers that take forever to undo when you have to pee … [Frockwriter] Keep reading »
“People still tell me I’m fat, but when I look in the mirror, that’s not what I see.”
–Lara Stone, size four model, tells Vogue in their January issue. We shudder to think what kind of person would consider her overweight, much less say so. Someone who eats “crazy pills” instead of real food maybe? [Vogue]
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Lara Stone was robbed! The term “Model of the Year” cracks me up and reminds me of that famous scene in “Zoolander” when Derek’s up against Hansel for the prize. But the truth is, the fashion industry takes this shiz for serious. While insiders would agree that Stone is clearly the obvious choice for ruling it in 2009, she’s not from the U.K. and, therefore, would not qualify to win the title at the British Fashion Awards held this week in Jolly Old. (See the red carpet pics here.) Georgia Jagger, daughter of Sir Mick and supermodel Jerry Hall, however, is the English rose who took the title home, beating out other rock progeny Daisy Lowe (Gavin Rossdale’s daughter) and former Burberry girl Rosie Huntington-Whiteley. Actually, after a year involving that Vanity Fair story and that tres scandalous Hudson jeans ad, it makes sense. Could Georgia be the next supermodel? Maybe she already is? Keep reading »