Post Tagged with: "H&M"

H&M Foundation Launches List Of 500 Female Entrepreneurs Of Color As An Antidote To The Fortune 500

H&M Foundation Launches List Of 500 Female Entrepreneurs Of Color As An Antidote To The Fortune 500

Everyone is familiar with the Fortune 500,¬†an annual list of the five hundred most profitable US industrial corporations. What is perhaps lesser known is that women only make up 4% […]

June 28, 2017 ×
H&M To Donate Millions For Child Refugee Education, But What About Addressing Its Sweatshop Problem?

H&M To Donate Millions For Child Refugee Education, But What About Addressing Its Sweatshop Problem?

We recently came across an interesting article about a very important and timely issue. Global retailer H&M announced their H&M Foundation has partnered with the UN Refugee Agency, UNHCR, to […]

March 29, 2017 ×
Ashley Graham’s New H&M Campaign Is An Important Turning Point In Mainstream Fashion

Ashley Graham’s New H&M Campaign Is An Important Turning Point In Mainstream Fashion

Ashley Graham is a woman whose reputation these days precedes her. She is a pioneer model in an industry whose narrow standards of beauty are slowly being dismantled by badass […]

September 5, 2016 ×
Burberry’s 1st Indian Model Neelam Gill Talks Racism, Fashion & Being Paid More Than Men

Burberry’s 1st Indian Model Neelam Gill Talks Racism, Fashion & Being Paid More Than Men

Back in early 2014 we shared the news that luxury fashion brand Burberry, established in 1856, finally hired an Indian woman for their Spring/Summer 2014 campaign. Yep, it took 158 […]

October 21, 2015 ×
Plus Size Model Jennie Runk: “Don’t Let Anyone Tell You To Change!”

Plus Size Model Jennie Runk: “Don’t Let Anyone Tell You To Change!”

The name may not be house-hold familiar just yet, but Jennie Runk has become somewhat of a media darling in many female and fashion circles. She was the divine plus […]

October 9, 2013 ×
A Modeling Agency Going Rogue: Representing ALL Sizes

A Modeling Agency Going Rogue: Representing ALL Sizes

Ever dreamed of being a model, but then looked at your body in the mirror and realized sadly you weren’t a size 0? Well those sad days are over, A) […]

July 22, 2013 ×
UK Retailer Debenhams Bans Photoshop From All Its Campaigns

UK Retailer Debenhams Bans Photoshop From All Its Campaigns

Photoshopping scandals are a dime a dozen these days, and it can affect a company’s sales drastically. This week the UK’s leading major retailer Debenhams have made a huge statement […]

June 17, 2013 ×
Plus-Size H&M Model Uses New Fame To Promote Confidence In Teenage Girls

Plus-Size H&M Model Uses New Fame To Promote Confidence In Teenage Girls

Remember when clothing company H&M caused a huge stir when they used plus size model Jennie Runk in their new beachwear campaign? Well it turns out, Jennie Runk was just […]

June 12, 2013 ×
H&M’s Male CEO Determined To Set New Curvy Model Standards

H&M’s Male CEO Determined To Set New Curvy Model Standards

You may not recognize the face in the picture above, or his name, Karl Johan-Persson. He is the CEO of fashion giant H&M and he is also the man responsible […]

June 3, 2013 ×
How Dare They! H&M Uses Plus Size Model In A Campaign Without Pointing It Out

How Dare They! H&M Uses Plus Size Model In A Campaign Without Pointing It Out

As you can probably gather, that title was completely dripping with sarcasm. We leaped out of our seats after reading about this fashion story on the Daily Mail website and […]

May 2, 2013 ×