Twiggy, photographed by Bert Stern, 1967 - born Lesley Hornby, Twiggy was a fashion icon of the (I remember at 18 and weighing all of 98 lbs. I stopped eating dinner for a few days to weigh 94 lbs. like Twiggy!
Her nickname Twiggy, which was derived from Twigs, referred to her eyelashes not her thin figure. Girls around the world wanted to have lashes like the mod supermodel. As seen in this ad for fake lashes!