Supermodel Helena Christensen poses in the same metal bikini she wore in 1991

Supermodel Helena Christensen wears the same metal bikini she wore in 1991 for another photo shoot.


It’s been 27 years since Helena Christensen first rocked her Thierry Mugler metal bikini, but now the supermodel is drop in the two-piece for another photo shoot.

On Tuesday, Christensen shared then and now photos of her 1991 L. A. Style Magazine cover, and InStyle’s Bada– Women’s August issue, on 6 July.

“BADA– issue of July 2018,” Christensen captions of the photos of themselves on rocking the swim trunks. “I wore this exact Thierry Mugler metal outfit as my best friend and mentor Herb Ritts photographed me in 1991 for LA magazine.”

A post shared by Helena (@helenachristensen) on Jun 26, 2018 at 12:42pm PDT

“It was a tight squeeze and it is a tight squeeze now, but I did it,” admitted the 49-year-old, who paired the outfit with black pumps this time around, as they do on a cobblestone street in new YORK.

“Thank you Julie for bringing this amazing outfit back to me! So excited to be a part of this problem, with all those real bad– girls @laurabrown99 @juliepelipas@harryjoshprotools @hungvanngo@honeynailz.”

How did they prepared for this moment? Christensen shared with InStyle, the one message she told herself.

“We all look more or less the same, and we all have our bodies and the body problems, so I thought, ‘Just go with it”, ” she explained to the outlet.

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