From Models as Mannequins to Mannequin Scarevertising

 - Apr 3, 2010   Updated: Jun 24 2011
These eye-catching mannequins showcase our obsession with perfection in the fashion world. Mannequins have served as eye candy in retail store windows for decades, modeling the season's hottest outfits on their pin-thin bodies.

Eye-catching mannequins such as these aren't solely found in stores, however. The high fashion world has also caught on to this mannequin obsession, as photographers direct their real-life models to pose stiffly in mannequin-like positions.

Implications - Many of the featured mannequin-looking models can be seen in fashion editorials that showcase an assortment of styles. Striped turtleneck sweaters, floor-grazing gowns and business attire can all be found on these amazing eye-catching mannequins that are both real-life and inanimate.