In fact, according to The Fashion Spot's bi-annual diversity report, the spring 2019 season (which counts 76 major shows and 2,203 model appearances) was the most representative across different races, sizes, ages, and genders, ever. In fact, half of the top 10 models of the season were women of color (including Sora Cho, Adut Akech, and Yoon Young Bae).
Back in July, ahead of the release of "Crazy Rich Asians," Prabal Gurung talked about how important Asian representation is in the media — especially in fashion. "I would like fashion to also be conscious about the power that we have, the visual power of changing the world," he told Fashionista. ...
The national gym chain is under fire after a former employee claims racist text messages about her appearance led to her termination.
In a historic moment, Chella Man has just become the first deaf, trans model to be signed to IMG.
The former "Glee" star, who is starring in "Oklahoma!" off-Broadway, remembers a time when no one looked like her on stage or TV.
Celebrity hairstylist Ursula Stephen is leading the charge this season at NYFW.
Prabal Gurung's spring 2019 show during New York Fashion Week on Sunday night was a showcase of global fashion diversity.
At the end of the day, says curvy influencer CeCe Olisa, "I’m the person that really matters. So even if [all my followers] all think I’m great, if I don’t, then that’s a problem."
Bey-hive, it’s time to get in formation for Beyoncé's birthday! The star has blessed us with 37 years on this planet today and I think it’s safe to say everyone is crazy in love with her (even Adele!).
For the exclusive launch of her new plus-size collection for her fashion label, EleVen, Williams is partnering with digital plus-size marketplace Dia&Co, which currently houses the largest plus-size activewear selection in the world.
theCurvyCon 2018, to be live-streamed on Yahoo Lifestyle, will offer new features at its three-day celebration of plus-size diversity and fashion.
Every December, we review the hundreds of magazine covers that are released by leading U.S. fashion publications each year to quantify how diverse our domestic newsstands are, and how representative they are of the U.S. as a nation. In 2017, we were disappointed to report that diversity on the ...
Her latest collaboration with New York & Company marks the one-year anniversary of the Gabrielle Union Collection, which seeks to empower women through Union's line of statement sweaters, off-the-shoulder dresses, plaid jumpsuits, wide-leg trousers, and suiting.
"I shouldn't have to question why the image of beauty looks nothing like me!" said Agnes Beda, the 25-year-old hand model featured in this viral Beauty Bakerie foundation video.
According to Khloe Kardashian’s Good American co-founder Emma Grede, the denim company’s foray into activewear is going to be game-changer. “The fashion industry is notorious for catering to a specific shape and size,” Grede tells Yahoo Lifestyle.
When Madewell made its first foray into "extended sizing" this past spring, customers were less than impressed: The brand merely took its denim from a size 32 up to a size 35, with many shoppers noting that the extended sizes didn't even fit properly. For its Fall 2018 collection, Madewell is ...
McGrady is on a mission to change perceptions of what it means to be beautiful.
Fashion has a diversity problem. Virgil Abloh, Louis Vuitton's menswear designer, is only the third Black man to hold a leading position at a major French house. While progress is being made – there's been a 2.3% increase in model diversity at fashion month since last year – there's still a long way to go.
Full Figured Fashion Week has been empowering women through plus-size fashion for the past 10 years, long before plus-size fashion broke through at New York Fashion Week.
Joan Smalls opens up about her new Smart & Sexy swimwear line, the importance of inclusivity, and making her first foray into film.