Ever told you were too short or not the right porportions to be a high fashion model? Well, now you might have your chance to steal modeling gigs from the likes of Gisele Bundchen. Lanvin's artistic director, Alber Elbaz, decided to forgo hiring supermodels and instead used real people in his...

Its there Real People campaign. There using "Real People" as apposed to Models for there Mens, Womens, Inspire, Tall, Maternity, Kids and Teen ranges. I think this is so refreshing. It will be so refreshing to go into a store and see "real people" advertising the clothes- there...

January 24, 2011 G'Day USA Spring 2011 Showcase — The Best Of Australian Fashion Part I Last week, I had the pleasure of dropping by the Australian Consulate at the United Nations building in NYC for this year's G'Day USA showcase, an annual, 3-day event (currently in its fifth year) during...

Having real people makes the advertisement more easily related, and L'Oréal builds on the initial promotion by having each woman in the ad—Zoë, Sarah, Priya, Jade and Lucy—elaborate even further on their favourite Fibrology hair care product. For Zoé, it's the Thickness Booster serum; Sarah...

Last night I hit the streets of NYC to shop it up and see how people turned it out stylewise for Fashion's Night Out. My first stop was Macy's for Rachel Roy and Amaré Stoudemire, where I ran across Blanc, a jewelry designer: He looked positively festive in a Karl Lagerfeld for Macy's...

Well, the 'real people' thatAlber Elbaz chose for the ads have returned to tell their stories, in a fun quirky and relatively haunting video. If the stars of the campaign were unknown before, they certainly won't be now as they tell us their fascinating and very individual stories. From a...

Carine Roitfeld, our favorite Frenchwoman-on-the-loose, add another notch to her freelance styling belt with a gig guest-editing VMAN's spring fashion issue! And ever-experimental Carine is taking the NYC-based publication in a fantastic new direction, filling its pages with "real people,"...

GGY Fashion Show design 2011 The Future of Fashion, Part Seven: Carine Roitfeld Over 140 designers showed resort collections this season In this ongoing series, Style.com's editor in chief, Dirk Standen, talks to a number of leading industry figures about the challenges and opportunities that...

Well join me for CheekyChicago & Peroni Present "The Real People of Style" Spring Fashion Show Who: All the stylish Cheeky peeps. What: Cheeky's 3rd Annual Spring Fashion Show, featuring nine of Chicago's most fashionable tastemakers who will strut their stuff in a very Cheeky fashion...

us So does seeing models who reflect real people make you more likely to buy from NYFW designers? As a shopper, I am more confident in buying something with less guess work on how it will look on me if I see the garment on someone that looks like me. Is casting real people a trend? Or a tiny...

 

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