Everyone has that one friend who is very unique and takes an interest in a particular hobby or activity that others find quite peculiar. However, that’s often why you appreciate and love them so much, as well.
Sydney Smith is known throughout the world as “Giraffe Woman” because she took five years to stretch her neck using painful metal rings. Overall, she just wanted to look like her favorite animal. Is that so wrong?!
You can read Sydney’s story here and learn why she wanted to alter her body in such a way to look like a giraffe and why she abandoned the quest later.
Dream Big and Long
Most people think of piercings and tattoos as body modifications, and they’re highly popular today. However, some people go the extra mile to appear how they want. Sydney was a special woman who tried to look just like a giraffe.
Sydney is a Los Angeles, California resident, entrepreneur, marketer, and part-time model. She modified her body unusually at age 30. For five years, she wore 15 brass rings around her neck that weighed 5 pounds. What happened to her lifelong dream?