An Afghan model applies makeup prior to a fashion show in Kabul, Afghanistan, Friday, Feb. 8, 2013.The rare fashion show in this war-weary capital was a small production but a big idea

 

              An Afghan model applies makeup prior to a fashion show in Kabul, Afghanistan, Friday, Feb. 8, 2013.The rare fashion show in this war-weary capital was a small production but a big idea
An Afghan model applies makeup prior to a fashion show in Kabul, Afghanistan, Friday, Feb. 8, 2013.The rare fashion show in this war-weary capital was a small production but a big idea — part of an Afghan group's efforts to empower women by breaking down barriers in this highly conservative Muslim society. (AP Photo/Musadeq Sadeq)