The fashion's world is always surprising. The gender is interwoven.
There already were men, androgynous, who models as women. The most famous example is Andrej Pejic. Here a picture of him modeling:
It is bluffing, isn't it?
There did not exist, until now, a woman modeling as a man but now there is Casey Legler!
It starts, according to Time, when her friend, the photographer Cass Bird, invited her at the last minute to participate in the role of a man for a photo shoot for Muse magazine. The photos were shared with an agent at Ford Models, and the next day, Legler was invited to sign a contract to work exclusively from their male roster.
"I understand signifiers. We’re social creatures and we have a physical language of communicating with each other," she says. "But it would be a really beautiful thing if we could all just wear what we wanted, without it meaning something."
Here her complete interview: