For the Vogue Paris 2009 Lara Stone issue, the French fashion magazine delved into the world of stereotypes, and featured the frail model as a China doll, a tribal warrior, and a myriad of other type-casts.
The Vogue Paris 2009 Lara Stone editorial changed up the look of the blonde, Dutch model, darkening her usually non-existent eyebrows and hair as well as caking on layer upon layer of white face makeup and jewels.
Implications - Cultural representations are a large part of the fashion industry, since designers often are inspired from different cultures. By showing audiences the various cultures and nationalities that are inspirational at a certain point in time, consumers feel more connected to the current patterns.
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