Ana Carolina Reston, 21, died on Tuesday in a Sao Paulo hospital from a generalized infection caused by anorexia, an eating disorder in which sufferers obsessively deprive themselves of food in pursuit of an ultra-slim look.
Reston weighed only 88 pounds (40 kg) and was about 5 feet 8 inches tall (1.72 meters) tall. Doctors consider this weight normal for a 12-year-old girl no more than about 5 feet (1.5 meters) tall.
Its is a sad reality.Â I can't figure out why they figure out looking boney is not in. We need girls with asses.Â This just adds to all the scrutiny of Madrid banning skinny models and Model, Luisel Ramos, dying in August.
Clothing by Hilary Rhoda & Iselin Steiro
Photographer: Steven Meisel
Now you can style like Kanye is your Christmas sweater. This called the Holiday Hoodlum made by Name Ribbon .
If your are wandering where the Kanye screencap is from, its from his Grammy warning last year.
In the mood of the last article, I felt this was a prefect addition, of streetwear,skating, and especially being invisible. This pictorial was made to show off "The Hundreds" new line of clothing. You can see more of these pics and read their blog @ TheHundreds.com , these people are riduclous its more than a blog and more than a clothing its like a way of life, you will figure that out after viewing their site.
Hip hop producer turned rapper, Pharrell Williams is the new face of Louis Vuitton's 2006-07 Men's line.Â He will be posing in ads with models Kate Moss and Naomi Campbell, promoting LV's suitcases and clothing.Â Pharrell's "Number 1" was foreshadowing his future LV, Pharrell prevouisly had ties with LV, with designing jewelry and glasses for them.
No, Nike is not collaborating with Newport, but man these are some sick shoes. They are the Menthol 10s, mastermined by Ari.
Read the Article/Interview on these Kixs plus more pictures @
Nike announced today that in its new system Nike+iPod its shoes will wirelessly communicate with your iPod. The systems details are still under wraps but the shoes will "talk" to your iPod telling your shoe how long you ran. The system will cost $29 and be available in stores in two months. Nike+iPod works seamlessly with the new Nano's and will not only tell you long you ran but also pace time and calories burned recorded in a chip in the shoes which will transmit the information to the screen of the iPod. Apple.com/iPod/Nike
Reebox is a little late from Nike's release of Nike ID, Online Sneaker Customization, but Reebox has been very desperate to cater to the streetwear culture. This is their first solution, an online customization site for two of their shoes. In the picture above is the Official CertifiedRandom RBK , a mix of random colors and backward "R"'s on them and you will be set.