Photo of the Day: Mannequins

Mannequins stand inside the Fast Retailing Company’s Uniqlo store in Tokyo, Japan. The company opened the world’s largest store in Japan’s most expensive fashion district. It has 12 floors and and almost 54,000 square feet of retail space. (Kimimasa Mayama/Bloomberg) Click image to zoom.

Live Swimwear Mannequins Cause Stir in Milan

A man takes photos of models posing as mannequins as part of a protest in a COIN department store window in downtown Milan July 18, 2011. Italian unions had criticized modelling as “degrading” last week, according to local media reports. The words on the banner reads “Modelling is also a job”. (Alessandro Garafalo / Reuters) Continue reading »