Tag: history

Women’s Bodies: Apples & Pears
Women’s Bodies: Apples & Pears Are Not the Only Fruit

Women’s bodies are full of exciting undulations that defy the sweep of the designer’s pencil. In trying to impose clean minimalist forms onto wobbly eclectic bodies, we wonder, “Am I a rectangle? An hourglass? A triangle?” Sara Cornish examines the history of this absurdly reductive tradition.