SKINNY BOY

The New Body Image : With sanctions on female models in Europe, it seems that designers have taken on a form of skinny : MALE MODELS. From Jill Sanders to Lanvin, Dior to Hermes, it seems that beefy muscled bodies are only good for porn now. But, really, how thin is too thin? With the rise of skinny jeans, the nerd look, the emo trend and now the hipster trend, how thin are we going to? Fashion has always exaggerated body image, but is this too far? If this is the new trend, the skinny boy look, it is time to start hardcore dieting and stop weight lifting. And, for those of you who were teased through out school for being thin, well - this is your chance to make a high fashion comeback.