kristen mcmenamy

Fashion

from alek wek to danielle z, these iconic supermodels defined fashion in the 90s

The autumn/winter 17 shows left us daydreaming about the supers. With Alek Wek back on the catwalk and Dries Van Noten bringing just about every big name out to celebrate 100 shows, we’re seeing a mini-renaissance of the models that made fashion in the...
i-D Staff
4.3.17
Fashion

i-Q: kristen mcmenamy

​She's the Madonna of modelling, a motormouth who's made the transition from superfreak to superchic. Back in 1996, Christopher Hemblade got the insider gossip from fashion's first lady.
i-D Staff
4.3.17
Fashion

​the power of a haircut

As Kristen Stewart's shaven head goes viral, we explore the power of a haircut.
Tish Weinstock
3.15.17
Fashion

​#tbt: it's 1993 and we ask 'kristen mcmenamy: supermodel or super weird?’

As Alternative Beauty day celebrates all things counter, original, spare and strange, read our 1993 cover story with with Kristen McMenamy: the world’s weirdest-looking supermodel defining a new ideal of beauty.
i-D Staff
5.26.16
Beauty

how to look hot at 100

To celebrate the launch of Selfridge's Bright Old Things campaign, we cast out minds back to the age-old problem of growing old gracefully.
Tish Weinstock
1.8.15
Fashion

kristen mcmenamy, supermodel or superugly?

Is Kristen McMenamy ugly or beautiful? The catwalk’s weirdest-looking supermodel has caused controversy in the fashion world with her alien features and bleached eyebrows but she redefined a new era of beauty. We look back at her interview in i-D's The...
i-D Team
11.21.14
Think Pieces

everything you need to know about being a woman, you can learn from kristen mcmenamy

Growing up in Puerto Rico, Kirsten McMenamy represented a different world of beauty for Rookie magazine contributor Laia Garcia. With her severely cropped hair, blunt bangs and no eyebrows, Kristen taught Laia everything she now knows about being a...
i-D Team
8.4.14
Fashion

kristen mcmenamy i-D files

Take a look at Kristen McMenamy's i-D files.
i-D Team
7.31.14
Fashion

supermodels need role models too

I don’t wanna be a supermodel; I wanna be a role model. Despite being 5ft9 and above, we asked some of our favourite supers about who they look up to most and what makes a person truly inspirational. Friends come and go but role models last forever.
Tish Weinstock
5.23.14
Fashion

when lily interviewed kristen

When Kristen McMenamy shot onto the modelling scene in the late 80s, her bleached eyebrows, big lips, strong nose and dramatically short haircut caught the fashion industry by storm. The Pennsylvanian born supermodel has since flown the flag high for...
i-D Team
3.31.14
Fashion

supermodel beauty tips to motivate your flagging new year's resolutions

Yesterday was Blue Monday, the most depressing day of the year. We're based on the top floor of our building and when we looked up from our glowing computer screens, everything around us was blue. But don't worry, because now that's over, 2014 can only...
i-D Team
1.21.14
Fashion

lily mcmenamy proves that to be irreplaceable you must first be different

Wonderfully weird and weirdly wonderful, Lily McMenamy is the i-D poster girl for the new generation.
Dean Kissick
11.10.13