Topic: ford-models

Male Model Shane Lapper Retires, Relaunches Career As Female Model Chloe Lapper

Male Model Shane Lapper Retires, Relaunches Career As Female Model Chloe Lapper

Scouted in London at the age of 22, handsome redhead Shane Lapper launched a successful career as a male model*. And even though Lapper was employed as an aspirational standard of male beauty, he always felt something wasn’t right: “I think I was about seven when I realized I should have been born a girl. I have five sisters, and I’d watch them all dress up and put on make up and I’d be so jealous.”

As Lapper’s career took off, his suspicions that he was in “the wrong body” only intensified: “It just felt wrong.”

And so, Shane the male model became Chloe… More »

Ready-To-Click: Model Maker Monday

Ready-To-Click: Model Maker Monday

Eileen Ford chats about the changing modeling industry. -Styleite

Gareth Pugh designed a vodka bottle. -The High Low

The best face mask for your skin type. -Birchbox

Kim Kardashian and 6 other celebrity wedding day cash cows. -DoubleX

Valuable beauty advice from moms. -Refinery29

The style evolution of Anna Wintour. -StyleList

Milla, Ashton, Heidi: the best model hyphenates. -College Candy

6 pairs of statement socks. -Betty Confidential

5 fashion houses you’ll never see collaborate with H&M. -The High Low

More details and video of that H&M Dragon Tattoo collection. -The Budget Babe

Gallery: 15 Fashion Tumblrs You Should Follow Right Now

Gallery: 15 Fashion Tumblrs You Should Follow Right Now

Even since Vogue landed on blogging platform tumblr (preferred service of upwardly mobile and liberal arts-educated bloggers everywhere), less cutting edge fashion types went scrambling to get their own. In some cases, tumblrs are just satellite blogs for the main event; in others, they are awesome free-standing entities that you really should pay attention to. Here’s a mix of the obvious (Helmut Lang, V) and the less so. More »