Eilish said she wanted to explore the beauty of corsets, which she said she knew would annoy people, but was also drawn to their original limiting function.
This is a big change for Eilish, who said in the interview that her body is her “deepest insecurity” and was the primary reason for her depression when she was younger, which led to her wearing baggy clothes.
She also struggled with how much skin people found acceptable to display, but now she says trust is her only gospel.
“My thing is I can do whatever I want,” Eilish said ahead of criticism for her more revealing shoot with British Vogue. “It’s all about what makes you feel good.”
“Showing your body and showing your skin – or not – shouldn’t take any respect from you,” she said.
Eilish said there is no excuse for men to take advantage of anyone.
“I think it’s so easy for them to lose it.” You don’t expect a guy to grab you when you’re wearing that dress? Seriously, you’re that weak? Come on! ‘