Welcome to Mannequin World
Remember Mannequin, the 1987 movie starring Sex and the City’s Kim Cattrall as a sexy mannequin who comes to life?
Who hasn’t had a fantasy of that happening at least once, brushing by a mannequin in a store, or passing by a dress shop display window? Perhaps, if there was no one around, you gave her a little wink, leaned to whisper some sweet nothing in her ear…
The Pygmalion myth of the artist breathing life into his sculpture has been inspiring artists since Ovid wrote it down. That’s the year AD 8, in case you don’t have your copy handy. So, for quite some time now. Not all the re-imaginings are about a sexy mannequin, of course. Think Frankenstein, Pinnochio, My Fair Lady.
But as proud lovers of all things mannequin, we have to admit that this one is our favorite:
Now, if for some reason you’re reading this post and thinking “I don’t know. You people are weird. I’m not an artist. Falling for a doll? I just can’t relate,” you obviously haven’t met our selection of realistic, sexy mannequins.
Come on over to www.mannequinrunway.com. Allow us to introduce you now.
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Posted on: Monday, June 14th, 2010 at 9:00 am
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