Tomboy crazy

How to achieve a feminine charm with the sleek implementation of androgynous fluidity without a loss of the third gender illusion? Hedi Slimane by the means of his Boy Crazy editorial wouldn’t have problems answering the question while capturing such an androgynous vibe. By channelling the ’50s rockabilly hair revival and cross dressing on the female models, the photographer cunningly manipulates the concept of the gender blur.

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Boy Crazy by Hedi Slimane
Boy Crazy by Hedi Slimane
Boy Crazy by Hedi Slimane
Boy Crazy by Hedi Slimane
Boy Crazy by Hedi Slimane
Boy Crazy by Hedi Slimane

The images of tomboys with minimal make up, masculine dressing up and hairdos just prove that fashion fluidity is a great scope especially for the third gender idea. In the past the rockabilly hairstyle was a controversial trend, equivalent for youth and rebellion reserved only for men. Nowadays the fashion turns a cycle with more experimental results creating alter ego options for women. As a result there is a whiff of fresh attitude with the renewed looks of rocks stars including David Bowie, Pete Doherty and The Beatles.

For more from the shoot and to inspire your androgynous dressing, click on the thumbnails above.

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Art lover, fashion taster, self-taught artist inspired by faces and emotions. Magdalena Kapuscinska loves to meet and be inspired by creative people, to listen to their ideas, their visions, and their experiences. It's that perspective on appreciating life that Magdalena brings to her writing on Fashionising.com as she pursues uniqueness in art, fashion, design and photography. The result of her pursuit for writing interlaced with artistic inspirations can also be found on her personal blog, EdelScope. She also runs vintageleatherind.wordpress.com, a website dedicated to vintage leather.