Web Toolbar by Wibiya
 
 
 

GL PROFILES

More Friends = More Fun

 
 

GL
Tweets !

11 HOURS AGO 4 things that could cause serious probs "down there" http://t.co/py0Tymr2JB

12 HOURS AGO The real reason your ex doesn't wanna be friends after the breakup: http://t.co/BQy2Q6DFT5

13 HOURS AGO The shocking truth about flu shots: http://t.co/LX6Niz48FW

 

sponsored links

H&M gets caught in the act

 
This week we’re wagging our finger at one of our fave stores, H&M. The fashion-on-the-cheap retail chain was caught pasting the heads of real models onto virtual CGI bodies in their online shop. Not cool, H&M!

 

While they’re probably not the first to use this tactic (and likely won’t be the last), we’re disappointed that the retailer continues to perpetuate the notion of the ideal body as being thin, toned and tan. Aren’t we ready to see some real girls rocking the clothes we’re dying to buy?

 

And as a sketchy side note, when you look at a series of the CGI body/real head combination images—and I mean really look—it’s super creepy. Check out the images (and more of the scoop) on adweek.com

 

What do you think of H&M’s photography tactic? Does it make you wanna shop somewhere else?
 
 

BY BRITTANY TAYLOR ON 12/12/2011 12:00:00 AM

POSTED IN , , ,

< PREVIOUS   NEXT >   
comments powered by Disqus
 
It's Black Friday! What's your shopping goal today?


 
 
X

Love reading? Want to start an awesomely edgy new series?

 

We're kicking off our Lunar Chronicles Book Club with Cinder, the first story in this futuristic series with a fairytale twist. 

 

CLICK HERE to join the club...and you could win your pick from the Chronicles—including Fairest, the newest novel to hit shelves.

 
Posts From Our Friends

sponsored links