Video: 7 Models Open Up About Discrimination and Tokenism
In the final episode of Vogue’s four-part docuseries, “The Models,” some of fashion’s most recognizable faces open up about their experiences with discrimination and tokenism. Source: Vogue, YouTube.
1 May 2019
US fashion group calls for more diversity in model size
A trade group representing hundreds of America's designers has called on the fashion industry to showcase women of greater size diversity, such as plus-size models Ashley Graham and Candice Huffine. Graham, of Nebraska, in 2016 became the first plus-size model to make the cover of "Sports Illustrated." She also appeared on the cover of "Vogue,"...
7 Jan 2019
'Slaves to debt': fashion models speak out about catwalk misery
They appear to be living the dream, walking the catwalks of Paris, New York and Milan in the most beautiful clothes money can buy. But behind the glamour and the travel, many models are earning mere "pocket money", tied by debt to agencies and afraid to admit what they owe. "The worst thing is that it is impossible to talk about because in this...
27 Sep 2018