The thigh gap is one of those troubling #bodygoals dominating our Instagram feeds. In bikini shots and workout photos, women and girls alike idealize the gap between their thighs. On the journey to thinness (but not necessarily healthiness), many consider the thigh gap a benchmark of sorts. They measure the distance between their thighs and share their results proudly. Our collective fixation with the thigh gap is quite disturbing, given that most human beings aren’t naturally shaped that way. A new “jewelry company” puts a spotlight on that unhealthy obsession.
Designed by Soo Kyung Bae, the Singapore-based jewelry line is aptly titled TGap Jewellry. On the e-commerce site, you’ll find six unique styles ranging in price from $175 to $195. TGap Jewellry features dangling necklaces, worn draped over the hips, coupled with a sleek pendant designed to hang in between your thigh gap. (more…)