Post Tagged with: "models"

Transgender-Only Modelling Agencies Giving Visibility To An Underrepresented Fashion Demographic

Transgender-Only Modelling Agencies Giving Visibility To An Underrepresented Fashion Demographic

In the 2016 Spring and Fall diversity reports from The Fashion Spot, data regarding diversity in the fashion industry on the runway gave a mostly bleak picture of what we […]

August 7, 2017 ×
How The Transgender Model Movement Is Diversifying The Fashion Industry

How The Transgender Model Movement Is Diversifying The Fashion Industry

Not too long ago, if someone would have told you that a plus-sized model was to make the front cover of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition, you would have shaken your […]

October 11, 2016 ×
Plus Size Pioneers Denise Bidot & Clementine Desseaux On The Inclusive Fashion Revolution

Plus Size Pioneers Denise Bidot & Clementine Desseaux On The Inclusive Fashion Revolution

In case you haven’t been keeping up (which, if you’re an avid GTHQ reader there’s no way you would have missed it!) there is a fashion revolution afoot and it’s […]

August 15, 2016 ×
This NYFW Show Just Raised The Stakes For Diversity & Inclusion In The Fashion Industry

This NYFW Show Just Raised The Stakes For Diversity & Inclusion In The Fashion Industry

New York Fashion Week is one of the 4 major fashion weeks in the world, where the industry’s biggest designers, brands, celebrities, magazine editors, fashionistas and buyers gather to see […]

February 26, 2016 ×
Will France’s Crackdown On Unhealthy Models Set A New Fashion Industry Standard?

Will France’s Crackdown On Unhealthy Models Set A New Fashion Industry Standard?

You may remember back in April 2015 when France signed a new law which would see greater oversight into the alleged unhealthy standards of models throughout the fashion industry. The […]

January 11, 2016 ×
UK Body Image Series ‘Size Matters’ Aims To Revolutionize Fashion’s Unhealthy Standards

UK Body Image Series ‘Size Matters’ Aims To Revolutionize Fashion’s Unhealthy Standards

Back in October we shared the story of UK politician Caroline Nokes who prompted an inquiry into the alleged harmful practices of the fashion and modeling industries, after a handful […]

December 10, 2015 ×
Can This Politician Change UK Law To Protect Models From Dangerous Weight Standards?

Can This Politician Change UK Law To Protect Models From Dangerous Weight Standards?

This is not the first time we have seen a politician in a certain country petition for laws that will revolutionize the fashion industry in a good way. In light […]

October 12, 2015 ×
Body Image Docu ‘Straight/Curve’ Shows The Biggest Problem With Sample Sizes In Fashion

Body Image Docu ‘Straight/Curve’ Shows The Biggest Problem With Sample Sizes In Fashion

Is diversity happening in the fashion and modeling industries? Yes indeed! We have seen a huge body image revolution over the past few years which has allowed women of all […]

July 28, 2015 ×
‘Project WomanKIND’ Web Series Shows Models Having Honest Conversations About Their Bodies

‘Project WomanKIND’ Web Series Shows Models Having Honest Conversations About Their Bodies

We love this very very much! A group of models based out of Australia have come together for an exciting new web series focused on body image called ‘Project WomanKIND’. […]

July 23, 2015 ×
New French Law Bans Models With Eating Disorders – Helpful Or Harmful?

New French Law Bans Models With Eating Disorders – Helpful Or Harmful?

A new French law is set to change the way the fashion industry operates and also how the standards of beauty are portrayed in one of the fashion capitals of […]

April 8, 2015 ×
Malaysian Fashion Show Feat. Cancer Survivor Models Promotes Hope & Opportunity

Malaysian Fashion Show Feat. Cancer Survivor Models Promotes Hope & Opportunity

Now here’s a fashion show worth paying attention to! The GTHQ team are definitely a group of fashionistas, but with a bit of a twist. If you look back through […]

December 26, 2014 ×
Vogue And Elle Have Decidedly Different Views About Plus Size Women

Vogue And Elle Have Decidedly Different Views About Plus Size Women

The great body image debate has gained quit a bit of steam lately thanks to Victoria’s Secret’s “perfect body” campaign which outraged every woman on the internet (and then some!). […]

November 18, 2014 ×
Fashion Line Betabrand Uses Female Comedians In Their Latest Ad Campaign

Fashion Line Betabrand Uses Female Comedians In Their Latest Ad Campaign

Now here’s a fashion line that have got the whole “what women want” thing down pat! Back in March, San Francisco label Betabrand launched onto the market in a unique […]

October 21, 2014 ×
Meteorologist Slams Criticism Of Her Appearance In Stellar Fashion

Meteorologist Slams Criticism Of Her Appearance In Stellar Fashion

Something that women are still battling in the workforce and many other public settings, is being judged on their appearance. It’s as if we have to go the extra mile […]

July 30, 2014 ×
Plus Size Beauty Queen Says “Winners Come In All Shapes & Sizes”

Plus Size Beauty Queen Says “Winners Come In All Shapes & Sizes”

A relatively new beauty pageant in the UK, ‘Miss British Beauty Curve’ is all about promoting diversity in body image, and challenging the notion that a beauty queen can only […]

July 29, 2014 ×