Missguided launches body positive mannequins with stretch marks

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Missguided has launched a new range of store mannequins which include “natural stretch marks” and mixed ethnicities in efforts to represent real women.

As part of its #makeyourmark campaign, the mannequins will be featured in both of its stores in Westfield Stratford City and Bluewater Shopping Centre in Kent.

The mannequins of different ethnicities – which also include skin conditions and vitiligo – aims to promote the fashion retailer’s message to “celebrate your flaws” and “f*ck being perfect”, have garnered a great deal of support on social media.

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However, not everyone has commended the retailer, with some claiming the mannequins don’t go far enough to promote body positivity, all still portraying a single body shape.

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