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Kim Kardashian wants to be skinny for a day


May 28th, 2012 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 28 (IANS) Socialite Kim Kardashian says she has accepted her curvy figure, but still wishes to have a supermodel like figure."If I could have anyone's body, ... Read more...

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Ban skinny models from catwalk


March 2nd, 2012 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 2 (IANS) Skinny models should be banned from the catwalk, say experts.Academics at the London School of Economics said restricting the use of photographs of underweight models in ... Read more...

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Brit designer says fashion industry has forced unrealistic image on women


February 13th, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 13 (ANI): A leading British designer has slammed the fashion industry's continued obsession with skinny models, accusing it of being both ageist and sexist in its attitudes to women.Giles Deacon, ... Read more...

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Now, a dating website for fat people!


January 10th, 2011 - 10:28 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 10 (IANS) A first-of-its-kind dating website for people "larger than life" has come up in Britain, that also says slim people "need not apply".Around 1,000 people flocked to the site ... Read more...

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Why men shouldn’t give women dieting advice!


November 18th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 18 (ANI): An Australian study has revealed that a dietary advice by a man had 'little' impact on women.A research conducted at the Australian National University showed that when ... Read more...

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Posh gives thumbs down to skinny models


September 11th, 2010 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 11 (ANI): Standing against the trend of excessively skinny models, Victoria Beckham has refused to use super-thin models to showcase her clothes at the New York Fashion Week.While selecting ... Read more...

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Jessica Simpson Gearing Up To Unveil Her Clothing Line On New York Fashion Week


September 5th, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Singer and actress Jessica Simpson is creating quite a buzz among her fans across the world as she is all set to display her clothing line ... Read more...

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Refaeli upset by skinny models


September 2nd, 2010 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 1 (IANS) Israeli supermodel Bar Refaeli admits she gets extremely upset when she sees wafer-thin models. Rafaeli, 25, whose curvy-yet-toned body is the envy of women all over the world, hates ... Read more...

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Bar Refaeli ‘gets sad’ when she sees skinny models


September 1st, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 1(ANI): Actor Leonardo DiCaprio's supermodel girlfriend Bar Refaeli has said that she feels sad to see skinny models walking the runways looking all shaky and hungry.The Israeli beauty has been ... Read more...

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Voluptuous Christina Hendricks is ‘fabulous role model’, says Brit MP


July 26th, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI): Christina Hendricks, the "voluptuous" star of Mad Men, has been hailed as an "absolutely fabulous" physical role model, according to Lynne Featherstone, the Equalities Minister.The Liberal Democrat ... Read more...

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Skinny models to be banned Down Under


June 27th, 2010 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 27 (ANI): Australia is set to ban skinny models from catwalks and magazines.Under a major overhaul of the fashion industry, diets for rapid weight loss and cosmetic surgery advertisements will ... Read more...

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Kim Kardashian denies nose job reports


May 25th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 25 (IANS) Socialite and television personality Kim Kardashian has denied reports about going for a cosmetic surgery of her nose. "What's funny is my nose, it's my biggest insecurity. I ... Read more...

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Posh comes to defence of skinny models


February 19th, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 19 (ANI): Former Spice Girls member Victoria Beckham has come to the defence of skinny models.Posh, 35, backed the right of fashion designers to use size zero catwalk ... Read more...

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Cindy Crawford urges women to stop buying mags featuring thin models


November 17th, 2009 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 17 (ANI): Cindy Crawford has advised women to stop buying magazines featuring stick thin models because she believes they have the "power" to change the body image stereotypes that ... Read more...

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Airbrushed photos of skinny models ‘making girls as young as 5 depressed’


November 9th, 2009 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 9 (ANI): A new study has found that girls as young as five are becoming depressed after viewing airbrushed photos of skinny models and pop stars.The study by leading doctors, ... Read more...

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Katie Green blasts Karl Lagerfeld over “no one wants to see curvy women” comments


October 15th, 2009 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 15 (ANI): English model Katie Green has criticized designer Karl Lagerfeld after he said "no one wants to see curvy women on the ramp."The 22-year-old beauty, who has modelled for ... Read more...

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Designer Karl Lagerfeld says no one wants to look at fat models


October 12th, 2009 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Oct 12 (ANI): German designer Karl Lagerfeld has come out in defence of the modelling industry under fire for using too-thin models, insisting no one wants to look at chubby women ... Read more...

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Miss Ultimo face Peaches Geldof takes a swipe at skinny models


May 28th, 2009 - 3:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 28 (ANI): Peaches Geldof criticised size zero models as she appeared at Debenhams in Oxford Street yesterday to promote the Miss Ultimo range.The tattooed It Girl said: "It's better for ... Read more...

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Weak economy means lean times for skinny models


January 14th, 2009 - 11:48 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 14 (DPA) Wafer-thin women are the latest casualty of the economic downturn in Australia, modelling agency executives said Wednesday."Brands are being very cautious and going with what is safe," Scene ... Read more...

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Skinny? You aren’t really the best model


November 20th, 2008 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Nov 20 (IANS) Many in the the fashion industry think that only skinny models sell but their average sized counterparts may just be as alluring and effective in fashion ads. Queensland ... Read more...

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Stick-thin models actually send sales plummeting


November 19th, 2008 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 19 (ANI): The golden rule of advertising thin models lure more people towards the product is actually a misconception, claims a new research.The study revealed that skinny models are ... Read more...

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Good underwear has to fit every shape and size, says Jordan


March 7th, 2008 - 5:02 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar 7 (ANI): Unlike other designers roping in skinny models to launch their creations, Katie Price a.k.a Jordan launched her new lingerie line with a group of normal-sized women.The 29-year-old glamour ... Read more...

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