By Sandra Rose  | 

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Acne Studios has confirmed rumors that the model who embodies the "ideal woman" is in fact a 12-year-old boy.

Frasse Johansson is the petite model seen teetering on high heels while wearing a $1,200 coat and $400 shades in Acne's forthcoming campaign.

Yahoo Style's senior editor Leeann Duggar thinks Acne went too far:

Sometimes, you know in your heart of hearts that something terrible is true. And yet, you still reserve the right to be annoyed when it's actually confirmed before your eyes.

Today, we see proof of the old saw that, for fashion designers, the ideal woman's body is, in fact, that of a pre-pubescent boy. WWD announced that the forthcoming fall campaign by fashion-forward Swedish brand Acne Studios will star Frasse Johansson, who is a 12-year-old boy.

Who is modeling very expensive clothes meant for adult women.

"Walking in high heels is so hard," Johansson told WWD. "I don't understand how anyone can walk in them." Welcome to the patriarchy, kiddo, enjoy your blissfully brief stay.


Thanks to loyal reader Mshan Yisrael for the tip.

  • Guest

    Can we get a post on Kanya Woodard? 15 yo Chicago girl who is probably disfigured by her 29 yo bf. We talked about it? A post and I missed it?

  • L.T.L. Since 2007

    Really!! I guess anything to get the folks talking, huh?

  • MissHarlem

    Nah son I'm good. We already have depressing Friday's here. No need to be early

  • Guest

    This for @Boot. We was just tambout this!!! This is TODAY. A few minutes ago. One every 3 or so months here!

    Two North Carolina brothers, wrongly convicted of raping and killing an 11-year-old in 1983, have each been awarded $750,000. The state has additionally been ordered to pay for the men to receive educational opportunities. Henry McCollum, 51, and his half-brother Leon Brown, 47, were pardoned by Governor Pat McCrory in June. New DNA evidence cleared the brothers and pointed to another man.

    "I wish my mom we here. I lost my mom in 2013 and then I got out in 2014," said McCollum. "She never got to see both of her sons walking free."

  • SummerBaby

    How can a 12 year old be the ideal woman even if it was a girl? Folks need to go on & that kid should be playing in gym class somewhere.

  • Jusstlookn2

    "Today, we see proof of the old saw that, for fashion designers, the ideal woman’s body is, in fact, that of a pre-pubescent boy."

    No Shade, but that what; the designers are into...They like being with little boys, so that's what they find attracted to.

    This my opinion, if you don't like you want be the first. By the end of this post. Who knows what I will say. I've just mixed my first drink.

  • Lenina Just Lenina

    Macaulay is that you?!????

  • MissHarlem

    Over it. Parents don't parent anymore and there lies the problem.

  • SummerBaby

    Such a very sad story. I can't even wrap my head around it if it was my daughter.

  • OpinionHated

    what in the sam hell.... I cain't anymore - I am taking the first ship off this planet go colonize my own planet cause chit here is retarded as phuck....

  • Guest

    I'm so MAD!

  • Guest

    Yeah man. I kinda agree. Sad chile. My heart is broke

  • Jusstlookn2

    They served 32 years and payment is $2300 per yer. GTFOH

    hell, that's weekly pay.

  • Guest


  • SummerBaby

    She reminds me of one of my little cousins & why was that grown azz rapper man dating her

  • aRoth

    Girl or Burl......that coat is hawt!

  • OpinionHated

    uhhmmm where are the parents cause when my daughter was 15 I was doing drive by's (you know going by my house when i'm supposed to be at work just popping up like tadah) just waiting to catch my teenage daughter in some chit - how does she get away with having a 29 year old boyfriend... my daughter couldn't have a 15 year old boyfriend at 15.... that girls face is phucked..... but imagine how messed up her mind is... do better parents... and they need to beat his azz the way he beat her up...

  • Guest

    She ran away to be with him


    Push the gayness on them early....the name of the game.

  • Jusstlookn2

    that aint hittin on S&%^$

    They need 1.5 after taxes. The best years are gone, as far as starting families...They are near retirement.

  • OpinionHated

    I'm gonna be real - if I found out my teenage daughter was fiending for a grown man I'd get my uncles brother and nephews to beat his azz... I am dead serious.... beat him so blasted bad he won't want no more of that prepubescent puss..... then i'd chain myself to my daughter the only break she getting from me is when she's at school and i'm calling every day to check make sure she still there... she wouldn't be able to breath....

  • PettyEyezPrime


  • MissHarlem

    I need for them to come better than that. ???

  • eljjai

    I've been saying the exact thing for years. The ideal woman for gay the gay white men who run the womens fashion world is a 12 year old boy.

    I even heard straight white guys say the want chick with a tight little ass like that of a 12 yr old boy.

  • Blaque Mahogany

    My mother has been saying this for years...

  • MissHarlem

    Even with the dumb ass shades this looks like a child to which I say ? I don't like Lil girls dressing grown far less a sissy in training. Piss poor parents. No dollar is greater than my child ?

  • Jusstlookn2

    Loves my Sallys, but what straight guy talking yeah man...Yes, give me a women that looks like a 12 year boy. grabbing his nut sac.

    Where they do that at?

  • Blaque Mahogany

    I didn't even think about it but there is definitely an element of pedophilia...

  • Jusstlookn2

    Calling Whang to the dance floor, this is crazy.

  • Mr718to404

    I worked on the McCollum case, they were awarded the money months ago
    and still haven't received it. The Gov didn't want to sign off on the
    money till we decided to throw a huge rally in NC, that he finally
    decided to sign. But they are taking months to give them their bread.
    And yes 750k is no where near enough, thats why we are setting up a
    lawsuit now for more..

  • 1/8

    Maybe he's already gay.

  • Guest

    Chile. My niece almost got some fool monkey stomped. She was about 15-16. Her and my nephew was at the store. They cousins but more like sibs. Some OLD azz man pure followed her out the store. She was going to car. Nephew was paying for the stuff. But SAW man follow her out. Asked for her number. Instead of keeping it stepping, she STOP and was like no. I'm not allowed to date. Etc. My nephew came back heated? "I almost went to gel. Twice! I done pushed the man and snatched HER azz up I thought I broke her arm."

  • Jusstlookn2

    Okay Mr. Brooklyn to ATL..... Keep us updated

  • Guest

    Gov McCroy doest care about black people. (Kanye voice)

    Alan Gell. He got more that some 750k right? Idr.

  • Jusstlookn2

    Yeah, well I'm praying that she don't wan no man, until she in her 20's.

    My granny and mama had me so scared I was 20++ before I was even thinking about it and then I was like I better call them to see if this is okay. I got through that stage...Thankfully

  • VDot

    I even heard straight white guys say the want chick with a tight little ass like that of a 12 yr old boy.


    They may be Jared Fogles

  • Junkanoo

    I got nothing for this one, doesn't make much in the way of sense. Why not use women to model clothes to women who are buying the clothes. If I had to dig deeper we are spirit first above ethnicity ,class ,religion or gender.

  • VDot

    New post! Teyana and Baby Iman Jr.

  • Jusstlookn2

    @VDOT Just poured me a shot of Tuaca, skirt of lemon juice...

    This post made me start early

  • jussaying

    I love Acne's leather jackets. But yeah this is ridiculous. Worst than when Victoria's Secret used to let girls as young as 14 model their lingerie.

  • jussaying

    Lmao you leave my Macaulay out of this. He is busy smoking his crack and taking his meth whilst playing his guitar with his band ok ?

  • Nancy Drew on my ibrowse today

    all types of wrong, smh...

  • VDot

    Yasss boo!! Get to dranking :) I mean it's a fugging holiday!!

  • Liz

    Wait sorry for being slow but all I can find are blog posts... Are there no news stories covering this little girl's story?

  • Nancy Drew on my ibrowse today

    You been slinging truth all week, Ma'am!
    Here for it! :applause:

  • Letmecommentbeforeicant


  • 1/8

    I'm not sure how I feel about this.

    Based on the photo, there is nothing overtly sexual or woefully inappropriate about the visual, unless you believe in the strict adherence to gender roles.

    The world of fashion, like art, is about pushing boundaries. Maybe this ad was a deliberate and calculated move to get people talking about this brand, which apparently worked.

    In my opinion, a purse and high heels aren't the worse things a little boy could wear and just because he's playing dress up in expensive women's clothes, doesn't mean it's going to turn him gay.

    However... as a father, I would never allow my child to participate in anything that might be deemed controversial or potentially harmful to his or her psychological well-being.

    A parent's job is to provide a sense of stability and normalcy for their children.

  • Zizzle

    How could anyone not know that's a little boy?

  • Tammie Reed

    WHERE is his damn parents and who in their right mind approved this travesty? Lawd!

  • missmiami305

    Thought it was Bieber

  • Guest

    No. That is the upsetting part

  • MsVAllDay

    Where is his daddy? Why is he letting his son dress up like a lady. Clearly there is a lack of parenting going on here.

  • Blasianprincess1

    lmao... ikr don't make any sense anymore. Let me know when you taking that ship out I'm right behind you.

  • Sexy CJ


  • $103237338

    His dad is the creative designer of that company...

  • Winner

    And this is who certain melanated folks want to morph into, look like, aspire to become...Neanderthals whose entire history encompasses homosexuality, beastiality, incest & pedophilia

  • Chitsngiggles


  • Liz

    I was googling all I saw was posts I couldn't believe it. Her story should be everywhere and that bastid in jail without bail

  • Petty_boots

    So you claim you're a man and a father, but a few posts ago you were just talking about men (I forget who) being fine. #thingsthatmakeyagohmm

  • Enoughsaid2020

    This is nothing new. They called this one model too fat, and her boobs we too big. She clearly was thin, but not thin enough. They love bobble-heads!

  • Unita Lucinda “Lucy” Freebush

    You said Caligula?


    And maybe he is NOT

  • Unita Lucinda “Lucy” Freebush


  • Petty_boots

    Smh, I saw that on fb. My heart breaks for that girl and if I was her mother i'd probably kill him. On a lighter note, I just heard something today about sallie mae phuckin folks over and having to settle. Bouta google now.


    Lawd if she come out doin them splits PRINCE be doin.imma holla:'))))))

  • 1/8

    I'm gay. I'm not a father. I used a poor choice of words. I meant, that if I were a father....

    I hope this clears up your confusion. By the way, did you know that there are gay biological fathers out there? ?

  • ?E?E?M?A

    We're you mad when Chris Brown bear Rihanna? Same situation.

  • AnonymousRose

    lets just hope she want a man after that, ughh, my gawd..
    I will be all over that city looking for that MF, i mean all over, Forget a police, I want even report that Chyt , I got it....i will torture his ass, for months maybe yrs quit work just to concentrate on his ass, day in and day out, hell i have a daughter..I will die about mine, I LIE NOT...

  • Petty_boots


  • SummerBaby

    Yes I'm a huge advocate against domestic violence.

  • Canary Red™

    Hey JL?

    I was looking for her too....?

  • Queen Negus

    I finally have to agree with you. The world of fashion is pushing boundaries by getting people's attention. I stated earlier bad publicity =great advertisement. They want people's attention in which some may or may not purchase their products.

  • Queen Negus

    Nothing is wrong with being gay and I enjoy your uplifting and joyful posts ?

  • Queen Negus

    Yes they been overcharging us like we didn't know. Sallie Mae is refunding folks. It took the Govt to act on something we already know AND they changed their name

  • Petty_boots

    Damn, too bad my loan is federally subsidized by William stafford ? I never win. And it's funny they changed their name yet are being sued and allowed to keep operating the same scheme.

  • 1/8

    Thank you, NannaDee! I appreciate you saying that. ?

  • Nik

    I saw the picture. I didn't' think anyone could get beat up that bad. Just horrible!

  • <—Doesn'tTalkToStrangers

    He's ah bad bish :hahaha:
    ? not really, but that's ah bad coat :yes:

  • 1/8

    Sometimes, it isn't enough to be talented. Sometimes, you need a gimmick to get noticed.
    Anita Baker is a brilliant singer, but she said when she started singing in clubs, some people wouldn't pay attention while she was performing. So, to hold her audience's attention, she started rocking and twirling her skirt.

    Maybe that boy's father put him in high heels and women's clothes to get our attention. Maybe his son is into wearing female clothing and his father decided to include him in his ads.

    Personally, I would never do that to my child. I wouldn't encourage my child to do something that might subject him or her to ridicule.

  • Bonny

    That will just push her closer.

  • LordeAmbler

    If that was my sister. That nigga would def be dealt with.

  • Dandy Cubs Children’s Boutique

    Kids should stick to kids clothing. Slow down, you have your whole life to be grown. ??

  • OpinionHated

    Only if they into necrophilia cause one of them will be dead.

  • Yael

    I've always said this about cavies.

  • SandraRose

    Thanks for the info!

  • Transitioning

    I have always said the women where shaped like 12 yo boys with fake boobs. The men who like that makes me think they really desire boys.

  • EasyBreezy

    LOL! The irony....

  • Blue

    Not today.

  • Zettai

    This is fugged.

  • Fendi

    Informative post. Def won't be supporting this brand.

  • Candance

    Once again... too much!

  • mocha brown

    True soooo true in white culture????

  • SpiceGirl

    dang...if ya need a model...well her i am...lmbo