Last December, we were excited to report that diversity on the covers of 10 leading U.S. fashion publications — Allure, Cosmopolitan, Elle, Glamour, Harper's Bazaar, InStyle, Nylon, Teen Vogue, Vogue and W — had improved significantly from 2015 to 2016. Whereas only 27 of 136 covers — that's 19.8 ...
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Barbie wears “Love Wins” T-shirt in newest collaboration. Now Mattel is adding advocate for the LGBT community to that long list. On Monday, the Barbie Style Instagram account shared a photo of the blond doll with a new friend —a Barbie version of Los Angeles-based fashion blogger Aimee Song of Song of Style — both sporting “Love Wins” T-shirts.
Style & Curve magazine and iTopModel, an organization that promotes diversity in fashion, have launched a new campaign to encourage Victoria’s Secret to cast models of more diverse sizes.
Designer Christian Siriano has a new book out called "Dresses to Dream About," which gives an intimate look into his design process and how he begins each dress with a simple sketch.
Brittany Mayo had a specific vision in mind for the location of a family photo shoot: a plantation in her native Louisiana, to pay homage to her ancestors.
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Plus-size retail Torrid is heading into the final leg of its third annual model search. The competition's four finalists tell Yahoo Lifestyle what it's like to be a plus-size woman breaking into modeling.
The Other Festival is a two-day, women's only festival in Brooklyn, featuring a lineup of impressive speakers with careers in journalism, film, fashion, and more.
Joseph Hale stars in the high street fashion brand's campaign. The 11-year-old has also auditioned for “Britain’s Got Talent” with a performing arts group.
To celebrate the agency's 50th anniversary, Wilhelmina Models is releasing a new book that "defines beauty." Here's what the company's CEO, Bill Wackermann, says is the key to being beautiful and becoming a successful model.
There is still a long way to go for the beauty industry to be where it needs to be in terms of inclusion — and one subset of the population that's been entirely left out of the beauty conversation is black men.
Munroe Bergdorf finally has what she originally wanted: A campaign that truly celebrates diversity. The trans model is one of the new faces of the makeup line Illamasqua.
Rihanna's newly launched, inclusive Fenty Beauty line has a whopping 40 shades to match nearly every skin tone.
French fashion powerhouses LVMH and Kering announced today that size zero models will no longer be allowed in their catwalk shows and photoshoots. The likes of Gucci, Saint Laurent, and Dior have all agreed.
Marcia and Millie Biggs' mom has already visited their school to tell teachers the girls are in fact twins.
Inspired by model Winnie Harlow, an artist created a doll with the skin condition vitiligo. On Tuesday, the Shade Room posted a photo of a doll with brown skin wearing a head full of box braids, smoky eye makeup, and a trendy summer outfit.
Naomi Campbell is a new contributing editor at British Vogue, and she just pointed out something pretty jarring about her colleagues: They appear to be nearly entirely white, if not entirely white.
Alicia Yoon is a cultural chameleon. Raised in both South Korea and the US, she has masterfully merged two different worlds by bringing Korea’s best beauty products stateside.
Huffine has just unveiled her latest project: a size-inclusive capsule collection for lingerie and swimwear line Fortnight, called CH x Fortnight.