Helpful Victoria's Secret Reminder: Even Models Hate Themselves

Chastened by public backlash over its grating The Perfect Body ad campaign, Victoria's Secret is getting in on the body positivity game (going after, one assumes, that sweet, sweet self-esteem revenue) by putting together a short video of a model talking about how her bone structure prevents her from having a body as… » 11/14/14 1:50pm 11/14/14 1:50pm

It's A Small Huge World After All

It's hard to say whether these enormous Blythe Doll heads, made for a catwalk show, are a commentary on the modeling industry, or just an exercise in human/doll creativity. Either way, they're terrifying and their eyes work. [Via BoingBoing] » 1/26/10 7:20pm 1/26/10 7:20pm

Lovely Leaping Ladies World Championships: Michelle Vs. Moddles

Yesterday Michelle Obama frolicked on the White House lawn to promote a health initiative. Seeing the First Lady bouncing reminded us of some other jumpers; the ones in ladymags. Ahead: Michelle vs. Moddles in a jump-off. Who will reign supreme? » 10/22/09 5:00pm 10/22/09 5:00pm

LOLVogue: I Purmd Mai Hare

Since the September issue is such a big deal, I decided to revisit our old friend LOLVogue. After the jump: We're in ur magazeen, puttin werds on ur moddles. » 8/21/09 1:40pm 8/21/09 1:40pm

What Clothes? Urban Outfitters Presents Naked & Half-Naked Chicks

The models in the latest Urban Outfitters catalog are shot all moody, hazy and soft-focus, in various states of undress. Before we get to the nudity, know this: » 1/13/09 4:30pm 1/13/09 4:30pm

Please Feed The Moddles

Apparently the new issue of W » 11/13/08 12:40pm 11/13/08 12:40pm has a photo shoot called "American Dreamin,'" which features . So many thoughts here: America = Obesity? If you eat all that, can you fit in the clothes pictured? And, of course: Don't taunt the models with giant hot dogs! Sheesh. Click image at left to see a few shots from the spread. []
You'll be glad to know that the ever-vigilant British tab The Mirror » 11/12/08 6:45pm 11/12/08 6:45pm is concerned about Kate Moss' well-being. Specifically, the toll "cigarettes, sunbathing and late nights" are taking on her "weathered chest." They diligently report that recently at Heathrow, "her decolletage looked more like a 40-year-old’s with…

LOLVogue: I Can Haz Locayshun Shewt? (Plus Contest!)

Even though the November issue of Vogue » 10/27/08 4:00pm 10/27/08 4:00pm has a lovely fashion spread featuring , it was too busy to LOL. On the other hand, the "Chill Factor" spread, inspired by global warming and vacations (no, really) was almost too to LOL: How many times can we see an expressionless moddle on a beige background, jumping? Even…

Kate Moss For TopShop Looks Great On... Kate Moss

As you may have heard, Kate Moss's last line for TopShop sold out instantly and is largely credited for the chain's strong bad-times performance. And looking at her new holiday collection, well, it does look pretty awesome. MAYBE BECAUSE KATE MOSS IS MODELING IT. Accordingly, it was necessary to rate the following… » 10/27/08 1:30pm 10/27/08 1:30pm

LOLVogue: Teh Billee Goatz Gruff (And Contest!)

Someone was smoking some really strong shit when they came up with the Burning-Man-esque "Natural High" photo shoot in the October issue of Vogue » 9/30/08 2:00pm 9/30/08 2:00pm. Three lithe, billy goat-ish moddles are on a rocky landscape, under a blazing sun, wearing huge shaggy , and the magazine calls it "beastly beauty." Add "hooflike heels"…

Cellphone Pocket Included?

There's always a market for temperamental designers! Naomi Campbell » 8/29/08 2:20pm 8/29/08 2:20pm is "rumored to have inked a deal with 284, a new clothing line from the Sao Paolo-based retailer Daslu." Nothing more is known about the serenity-challenged beauty's foray into the creative side, save that it's "made for strong women," which does that…

LOLVogue: Sumwon Elss Kleanz Up (Plus Contest!)

The September issue of Vogue » 8/14/08 3:40pm 8/14/08 3:40pm has a "2-For-1 Special" photo spread, shot in a supermarket by Steven Meisel and starring Amber Valetta and Kirsty Hume. The story is supposedly about dual-toned sheaths, but just like everything else this fall, it's about ! The retro housewife aesthetic. (Remember when Betty slapped the…

LOLVogue: Superhero Photo Shoot Gets Super Stoopid

The May issue of Vogue is really weird. From the RoboGwyneth cover and interior spread (do Vogue readers care a whit about Iron Man?) to the fact that Smallville's Tom Welling (???) is in a photo shoot, it's all kinds of creeptastic. This has something to do with the fact that this month, The Costume Institute's… » 5/01/08 1:00pm 5/01/08 1:00pm