Tuesday, February 26, 2008

American "Beauty"


A collage of fashion advertising and photo layouts from the Women's Fashion Spring 2008 edition of the New York Times Style Magazine. This is how American beauty is being defined. These are the body images held up as the ideal for young women.

2 comments:

gail-usuallyatthe-well said...

no smiles. moody, broody, pouty, and a little bit homeless looking.

what a time this is. thanks for your insights and a lot of great posts here.

gail aka fotogail at flickr

matthew h said...

Did you see the Times article on male body image from a few weeks ago?

Blame Hedi Slimane.