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A Groundbreaking Mannequin for the Fashion World

Gabriel Ruas Santos Rocha | Posted 09.08.2015 | Style
Gabriel Ruas Santos Rocha

The iconic mannequin company Rootstein is releasing a visionary new collection this season. For the first time in history both female and male mannequins are being sculpted based off the image of a single individual, the gender bender fashion designer Phillipe Blond.

11 Greatest Sissies Of The Screen

Matt Baume | Posted 07.31.2016 | Queer Voices
Matt Baume

When I was a nervous queer kid in the suburbs, afraid of my own capacity for mincing, I was desperate for a knight in sparkling armor to rescue me. I needed someone to show me that it's OK to lift your pinky, it's safe to swish.

Family Greetings That Will Stop Your Mother In Her Tracks

Suzanne Heintz | Posted 02.28.2015 | Women
Suzanne Heintz

Tired of hearing your mother ask you when you're going to find the right person and settle down? Try sending a holiday greeting like this. That'll keep your mom quiet.

A Single Girl's Guide to Holiday Shopping

Suzanne Heintz | Posted 02.28.2015 | Women
Suzanne Heintz

Shopping is analogous to active enrollment in the biggest ritual of social expectations there is -- The Holidays. And if you're single, holiday shopping can do a real number on you.

Tried Being a Bride

Suzanne Heintz | Posted 10.06.2014 | Weddings
Suzanne Heintz

Who would do such a thing? Spend months planning a picture-perfect wedding, only to leave her groom, cold, on the steps of the altar, after a speech announcing to the congregation why she did it? That person was me.

I Was Tired Of Pressure To Get Married, So I Started A Mannequin Family

Suzanne Heintz | Posted 05.05.2014 | Women
Suzanne Heintz

It was getting late. Seriously late for a woman my age not to have a ring on her finger. People said, "You're such a nice girl, why aren't you married?" But then, I found a way. I bought a beautiful family... of mannequins.

David Lohr

WATCH: Man Allegedly Caught Molesting Mannequin

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 02.04.2014 | Weird News

The expression "different strokes for different folks" could be aptly applied to the case of a Brazilian man who was reportedly caught on camera havin...

WATCH: A Hilarious Take On The Telenovela -- Starring Mannequins

The Huffington Post | Christina Huffington | Posted 04.04.2013 | Women

There are few things that scare me more than telenovelas -- seriously, what is more terrifying than that much makeup coupled with that much screaming?...

PHOTO: Retailer's Full-Figured Mannequins In Lingerie Go Viral

The Huffington Post | Katherine Bindley | Posted 03.26.2013 | Style

A clothing retailer from Sweden got a virtual round of applause from Facebook users this week after a photograph featuring two fuller-figured mannequi...

Astoria Characters: The Woman in the Window

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 04.01.2012 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Emily Zhang's story begins in Tianjin, an enormous city in northern China. The house was always filled with music, and, early on, Emily decided that she wanted to scale the scales, too.

Floating Foot In Lake Came From Nobody Important

Posted 10.11.2011 | Weird News

Authorities thought they were searching a lake for a drowned person, but were relieved when they discovered the victim was a dummy. A boy fishing ...

Manorexic Mannequins?

Dr. Susan Albers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Dr. Susan Albers

Do we see pressure for men to have an "ideal body type" in other ways besides mannequins? Sure. Men are now being subjected to airbrushing in the media to give them the perfect body.