Hot on the Runways: Gap-Tooth Models
Albinos, scars also trendy in modeling these days
By Jane Yager, Newser Staff
Posted Sep 9, 2010 6:15 AM CDT
NEW YORK - OCTOBER 20: Model Jessica Hart attends the 2009 Angel Ball at Cipriani Wall Street on October 20, 2009 in New York City.   (Getty Images)

(Newser) – The fashion industry is bored with perfection. This year, the most sought-after models are gracing runways with offbeat looks: albino coloring, tattoos and piercing, and gap teeth. Especially gap teeth. High-profile ad campaigns are snapping up models with space between their two front teeth, and the look is also hot in Hollywood, where stars like Anna Paquin and Elisabeth Moss flash gap-toothed smiles, the Wall Street Journal reports.

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Sep 9, 2010 10:18 AM CDT
This is great news... I have a small gap between my teeth and have always been told that it was "sexy". I had the opportunity to fix it, but it is a part of me that I learned to love.
Sep 9, 2010 9:01 AM CDT
This definitely isn't working for me...
Sep 9, 2010 8:52 AM CDT
To the writer: This "trend" isn't anything new. It has been this way for several years. If you knew anything about designers and their models, then you would know that designers have always been fascinated with quirky looking models (just as long as they are thin).