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Body Image, Celebrities

OITNB’s Danielle Brooks Gets Candid About Rejection And Sizeism In The Fashion Industry

OITNB’s Danielle Brooks Gets Candid About Rejection And Sizeism In The Fashion Industry

She plays Taystee on Netflix’s ‘Orange Is The New Black’, and a sassy Hollywood agent in Aziz Ansari’s ‘Master of None’, but it is her outspoken opinions on body image […]

Lifestyle

4 Inconspicuous Tech-Based Wearables That Won’t Clash With Your Wardrobe

4 Inconspicuous Tech-Based Wearables That Won’t Clash With Your Wardrobe

The wearable industry is booming, with Gartner Research predicting worldwide wearable device sales will soar to 17 percent during 2017. From smartwatches to Fitbits, it seems like everyone is strapping on a […]

Fashion & Beauty

Actress Alysia Reiner’s Eco-Conscious Fashion Line LIVARI Supports Formerly Incarcerated Women

Actress Alysia Reiner’s Eco-Conscious Fashion Line LIVARI Supports Formerly Incarcerated Women

For many women across America, the Women’s March held in Washington D.C and numerous cities across the country on January 21st heralded the start of a year in which women […]

Contributors

How A Female Immigrant Business Owner Is Working To Break The Fashion-Tech Barrier

How A Female Immigrant Business Owner Is Working To Break The Fashion-Tech Barrier

By Angela Pan I still remember the day when a well-respected man in the technology investment field told me female entrepreneurs would never succeed. Today, I stand as founder and […]

Fashion & Beauty

Fashion Giants LVMH & Kering Join Forces Creating A Charter To Protect Models’ Wellbeing

Fashion Giants LVMH & Kering Join Forces Creating A Charter To Protect Models’ Wellbeing

With the increased amount of scrutiny on the fashion and beauty industry over the past few years, especially when it comes to diversity on the runways of the biggest fashion […]

Contributors

I Created A Clothing Line To Celebrate Feminine Style & Benefit Local Women’s Shelters

I Created A Clothing Line To Celebrate Feminine Style & Benefit Local Women’s Shelters

By Hannah Payne The room was bursting as myself and all of the other university sophomores were filling out class registration forms for our upcoming semester abroad in Florence, Italy. […]

Fashion & Beauty

Eileen Fisher Fall 2017 Campaign Showcasing Women Using Their Voice For #RealPower

Eileen Fisher Fall 2017 Campaign Showcasing Women Using Their Voice For #RealPower

“Power isn’t limited to Pennsylvania Avenue. Women make an impact every day—through their work, communities and the purchases they make.” That is the statement in the description of the short […]

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How A Shared Filipino-American Heritage & Love For Fashion Led To Female Duo Starting A Label

How A Shared Filipino-American Heritage & Love For Fashion Led To Female Duo Starting A Label

By Alessandra Perez-Rubio My sisters warned me that it would happen like clockwork: a day will come in your twenties, when you will stare at the door of your refrigerator […]

Fashion & Beauty

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 […]

Body Image

These Plus Size Activists Are Expanding Fashion Boundaries By Including Men In The Bo-Po Movement

These Plus Size Activists Are Expanding Fashion Boundaries By Including Men In The Bo-Po Movement

We talk a lot about body positivity and the movement started by everyday fashion influencers who are making a real impact on the way the fashion industry decision-makers portray bodies […]

Fashion & Beauty

Model Halima Aden On Representing Muslim Women In The Mainstream Fashion World

Model Halima Aden On Representing Muslim Women In The Mainstream Fashion World

When it comes to diversity, representation is everything. It’s easy to talk about the need to diversify, but what counts is when certain companies or industries make an actual effort […]

Contributors

Fashion Advertising, Consumerism & Social Media Influencers – A Lethal Combo Targeting Teens

Fashion Advertising, Consumerism & Social Media Influencers – A Lethal Combo Targeting Teens

By Jenny Park It’s not an undisclosed matter that more than the majority of marketing departments now capitalize on teenagers niche to boost sales and brand reputation. It comes from […]

Fashion & Beauty

How Accessories Designer Elizabeth Laine Combined Her Love Of Style With Her Passion For Giving Back

How Accessories Designer Elizabeth Laine Combined Her Love Of Style With Her Passion For Giving Back

The love of accessories is a common trend found among women. What would we do without carrying our favorite bag of choice for the day or the week? In so […]

Fashion & Beauty

Alexa Chung Says Fashion Has A Long History With Feminism & The Politics Around Women’s Bodies

Alexa Chung Says Fashion Has A Long History With Feminism & The Politics Around Women’s Bodies

We love Alexa Chung and love her strong, feminist presence in the fashion world. She is known to the masses as one of the UK’s modern “It” girls, but her […]

Fashion & Beauty

Will New Dior Creative Director Maria Grazia Chiuri Bring Feminism Into High Fashion?

Will New Dior Creative Director Maria Grazia Chiuri Bring Feminism Into High Fashion?

When she was announced as Dior’s first female creative director in its 70 year history in 2016, Maria Grazia Chiuri made a statement even before the first collection under her […]