Fashion industry.

7 things that are Photoshopped in practically every fashion photo you see

It’s no secret that the pixel perfect image of beauty Photoshop creates is basically unattainable, just like it is unreal and misleading; it’s also no secret that in every fashion photo you see you are more likely to fall for the “fixed” reality rather than the genuine truth, with more things tweaked that you could think of. So it’s a good thing that in a…

Breaking: Anthony Vaccarello will take over at Saint Laurent

These days, creative directors seem to swap fashion houses faster than news reports can whip out the “musical chairs” analogy. The latest vacancy from Saint Laurent – Hedi Slimane only recently confirmed to be leaving the house after four years at the helm – has already been filled, with Anthony Vaccarello succeeding him. The 36-year-old Italian-Belgian designer had been working as the creative director of…

Erin Heatherton speaks out about body image struggles

Erin Heatherton has confirmed something we all kinda know but don’t quite allow ourselves to believe: even supermodels struggle with insecurities. In a bold instagram post, the former Victoria’s Secret Angel has spoken out about her feeling of being a “failure” and her struggles with body image and the constant quest for perfection. “I was struggling with my body image and the pressures to fulfill…

Plus-size lingerie ad celebrates women’s bodies. Gets rejected by T.V.

What happens when you enlist top plus-size models Ashley Graham, Precious Lee, Tara Lynn, Denise Bidot and Georgia Pratt in a lingerie commercial that celebrates the female body? It gets rejected by T.V. A video campaign by plus-size retailer Lane Bryant was reportedly rejected by NBC and ABC for not complying with advertising regulations. And yet, one could argue that the models are no more…

Gigi Hadid talks about her Versace nipple slip

Almost every model shows a nipple or two on the runway during the course of their career – whether through wardrobe malfunctions or through modelling see through clothing – but most don’t garner much attention for it. Things are different when you’re Gigi Hadid and your path to the industry was as an already-famous instagram celebrity. Hadid’s Versace dress had a “malfunction” on the runway…

20 best street style looks from New York: day 1

It has begun: the madness that is fashion month, kicked off by a chilly winter’s day in the big apple for New York fashion week. Wintery outerwear played an important role in shaping the outfits on day 1 – from chunky bikers to cloud-soft furs – as you can see from this round-up of the top 20 street style shots. Check out the gallery after…

This announcement from Burberry just changed the entire fashion game

The way we do fashion has long been broken. Luxury design houses set the trends by presenting their latest collections on the runway. Those collections aren’t available to consumers for months, during which time “fast fashion” retailers have had ample time to create their own versions and get them on shelves. On top of that, the collections are seasonally-based in a global world. Audiences from…

21 top men’s outfits from Paris: day 5

Haute Couture week has already taken the spotlight off Paris men’s fashion week, but before our hearts start racing at all the impossibly gorgeous gowns, it’s time to take a final look at the final day’s menswear street style. At the gallery, 21 of the best outfits from Paris men’s week, day 5.

Farewell to a legend: David Bowie’s 15 most iconic fashion moments

“I don’t know where I’m going from here, but I promise it won’t be boring.” David Bowie‘s words continue to echo in a world that feels infinitely poorer as we say farewell to a legend. Mod teenager to dapper gentleman, Ziggy Stardust, Aladdin Sane, Halloween Jack, The Thin White Duke, rock star and fashion icon, David Bowie leaves an entire legacy behind, an immeasurable gift…

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