Maybe you know the situation: you are going to the beach, wearing your favorite swimsuit on your summer proof body and having a pair of sunglasses in your hair. But then you became tired, you want to take a nap but when you do, you have to take one in front of all unknown people. Would you do it?
Do you follow the latest trends and you know what’s HOT and NOT currently? Then you might not like it to read what I tell about your identity. Because you know for sure that it is you identity and not of the multinationals and the consumer society?
What if you love your body, your breasts, your femininity and you discover that you have cancer? And not just some cancer, but breast cancer in one of your breasts. Away chest, away femininity? Finnish designers state that breast cancer survivors should not be ashamed of their scars so they started the crowdfunding project Monokini 2.0!
The perfect outfit that does not fit you
You looked in the window of a shop and you saw the perfect dress for the party on the mannequin, but when you tried that dress it did not fits at all. That is one of the daily life struggles of each girl when she goes shopping. Everything what we see in the window is an idealized image that we want to comply, but we will never be able to do that. Those mannequins look perfect, they are the idealized image of the identity where we want to comply to. But who is perfect?
Everyone has caught himself with it once: staring at a person with a “deviation”. In fact, a lot of people has bullied those diviant people for years. But what if you came to the conclusion that the person you thought was weak and inferior, is actually pretty cool and inspiring? That cool and inspiring person has had a lot of obstacles, but always followed her dreams: Her name is Viktoria Modesta, world’s first amputee Pop Star and model.