|Pure Fashion participant Amanda Binkley, age 14, and her mother Tina.|
November 26, 2009. On Thursday, November 25, ABC News’ Nightline
correspondent Yunji Denies featured Pure Fashion’s mission for modesty, focusing
on the story of 14-year old Amanda Binkley and her
mother Tina as they participate in the program.
video online at this link or read the online
Mild or radical?
The program, said Yunji, is
“part Sunday school, part charm school, and part fashion intervention,
with a mission to get girls to go mild.”
|A Pure Fashion model from one of the fashion shows in Atlanta, Georgia.|
put it differently, highlighting the courage and independence of mind
that it takes for girls these days to opt for
modesty in an oversexed culture.
“It’s very countercultural, so it
takes a girl who’s very brave and gutsy,” she said.
“This is not for the weak and wimpy girl.”
on the courage it takes for a girl to say,
“I’m different, I’m going to protect and preserve my innocence
and my purity, and I’m planning on waiting for sex
until I’m married.”
“That’s the girl that’s radical.”
Find out more about
Pure Fashion’s programs in 24 states and abroad in a
dozen countries at this link.