MODELS: Everyone loves Karl Lagerfeld and Chanel but maybe it's not a two way street? There were no black models at Chanel's resort collection, and according to The Cut, there were no black models at last year's resort show, fall 2011 show, spring 2011 couture show, or pre-fall 2011 show....

a heart attack when I saw the last Burberry campaign that saw two black models featured as lead models. Following on from that its nice to see that it wasn't just a once in a blue moon occurrence as Louis Vuitton have just released their 2011 Fall/Winter campaign and it too features a black...

The Guardian Race campaigners demand quotas over lack of black models on catwalk at Sao ... Daily Mail By Daily Mail Reporter Race campaigners have slammed fashion labels for refusing to use black models at one of the world's leading catwalk events. Organisers of the Sao Paulo fashion week...

When they come in, I'm always like, 'Where are you from? Tell me about your life.' That's the first thing I say. We were laughing, though, because two seasons ago, I said, 'You know what? These girls we're seeing are too young. They are children.' It's silly ... I said two years ago, 'No...

The worst fashion "trend" in recent years hasn't been sneaker wedges — it's been the repeated failure of mainstream magazines to feature a diverse range of models on their covers. The absolute worst offender has been Vogue UK, which hasn't given a black model an individual cover in over twelve...

" The last black model to star in a Prada ad campaign was Naomi Campbell back in 1994. Prada definitely has a diversity issue. Between 1993, when Naomi Campbell worked their runway, and 2009, when Jourdan Dunn graced the catwalk, the house cast exactly zero black models. Though they've...

the age of sixteen for runway shows; not allowing models under the age of eighteen to work past midnight at fittings or shoots; checking IDs to ensure that models are the appropriate age; providing regular breaks and rest. Consult the applicable labor laws found at www.labor.state.ny.us when...

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Sabina crossed over to plus-size modeling, where she found similar success. She's currently featured in H&M's plus size campaign, though the brand has come under fire for using the relatively small-sized Sabina for a plus size campaign. Black women in fashion already experience incredible...

• John Galliano used a black model for each of his looks for his resort 2012 collection inspired by blues singer Jessie Smith. We wonder if this was strategic planning, since the collection dropped during his trial. See? He's not a bigot, he uses black models! (Fabsugar) • In more Galliano...

 

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