Lauded for being an icon of the 60s, Twiggy was one of the first supermodels. Naturally thin (the wiki about her says she was 5’6” and 91 pounds), she had a beautiful face with big eyes and the gawky appearance of an adolescent.
I show my version of Twiggy in a retired dress from Cora Lu. With it’s empire waistline and ballooning skirt, it is one the few in SL that so well exemplifies this retro shape. What makes the dress even better are the exaggerated roses at the shoulder and great textured red tights.
I constructed the whole look around a skin from Julliette Westerburg, which is being featured at the Designers United 19. With its dark heavy makeup and painted on eyelashes (similar to Twiggy’s famous make up), I thought it was a perfect match. I modified my shape quite radically (of course) to create this look—making my eyes much larger, pushing them together, changing the shape of the head and the nose, and making my eyes quite a bit larger. And of course, I made the body very thin and without breasts or hips (though you can’t see it under the dress).
It’s not what you’d call a figure, is it? ~ Twiggy
Hair: Kin-Cricket-[Sand] by Kin Keiko for Kin
Eyelashes: Detour – Klee Dot Lashes by Keri Clip for Detour
Shape: Made by me :) (With Eshi’s help)
Dress: P.C; Red Baby Roses by Cora Lu for Paper Couture (but not available)
Shoes: *GF* Square-toe Shoes “Sophie” -grape- by Cerberus Noel for G Field