Ondria Hardin

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I thought this too...she's not totally blacked up...just tons of fake tanner...but enough to make it...well I don't feel terribly comfortable about this shoot.

I think once you've covered your model in brown colouring, styled her like Nefertiti and called her 'African Queen', the argument that it's just a tan starts to look tenuous at best. :meh:
 
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If they wanted a "African Queen," (and that's a rather hackneyed concept anyway) why couldn't they just get a Black model? Seriously.. But at least Ondria looks great aside from the horrible blackface.
 
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Photographer: Sebastian Kim
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Hair: Diego Da Silva
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I think once you've covered your model in brown colouring, styled her like Nefertiti and called her 'African Queen', the argument that it's just a tan starts to look tenuous at best. :meh:

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If they wanted a "African Queen," (and that's a rather hackneyed concept anyway) why couldn't they just get a Black model?

This is what I thought. There is a fine line between provoking and offensive and this crossed it.
 

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The Coming Of The Wind Talkers
Ondria Hardin by Boo George
Styled by Havana Laffitte

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I think her delicate eyelids & the proportion of them since here eyes are not to deep set are my favorite feature of hers. Sounds weird, but they are pretty and give a nice frame to her eyes. (At least while she is young & before they get too hooded)
 
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She was my favourite at Versace, she looked so good at couture this week.

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Am I the only one who doesn't really get her appeal? She's nice looking but I just don't gravitate towards her look.
 
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Am I the only one who doesn't really get her appeal? She's nice looking but I just don't gravitate towards her look.

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pretty, but replaceable in my opinion.
 
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