All photos by Meredith Wright. Starbucks is our happy place. Iced lattes cool us down from the oppressive Shanghai heat, and the cheerful, air-conditioned interior serves as welcome relief from an afternoon of monotonous castings. But one of our crew wasn't happy: She was a model from Russia, 15 years old, sitting alone and looking down at the floor.
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They are treating me really well here. Everything I ask for is being taken care of. The new face of Dior grew up in a run-down neighbourhood with her single mother who juggled part-time jobs to make ends meet. Responding the controversy herself, the model said that fashion nudity was about art and not about sexuality. The use of young models in fashion is not new. Kate Moss was scouted when she was 14 and Naomi Campbell when she was just However, there have been industry moves to change things, notably during the biannual catwalk shows.
By Erica Tempesta For Dailymail. French model Thylane Blondeau first made headlines for her controversial Vogue editorial when she was only 10 years, and now the teen is being hailed the next 'It' girl. When she's not on set, the model shares photos of herself doing everything from lounging by the pool to attending international fashion events. Playing dress-up: Thylane, who is now 15, made headlines when she was just 10 years old for her controversial beauty editorial in Vogue Paris pictured. Social media star: The model shares Instagram photos of herself doing everything from lounging by the pool to attending international fashion events.
Dee began her career as a child model , working first in commercials, and then film in her teenage years. She became a teenage star for her subsequent performances in Imitation of Life and Gidget both , which made her a household name. By the late s, her career had started to decline, and a highly publicized marriage to Bobby Darin m. The year of her divorce, Dee's contract with Universal Pictures was dropped.