Category: Career

Newly-Founded Black In Fashion Council Aims To Address Systemic Racism And Discrimination

A new coalition of more than 400 Black models, stylists, editors, and executives is looking to address systemic racism and discrimination within the fashion and beauty industries. Co-founded by Teen Vogue Editor in Chief Lindsay Peoples Wagner and publicist Sandrine Charles, Black in Fashion Council officially launches next month. Wagner noted to that the…

Study Suggests Luxury Fashion Creative Directors Have Five-Year “Expiration Date”

With news of Matthew M Williams‘ appointment to the house of Givenchy still fresh, Quartz has reported of a new study published by investment company Bernstein. The analysis hints that “successful” creative directors of luxury fashion brands average a five year “expiry date.” The report appears to underscore recent creative director…

Richemont Has Confirmed The Hiring Of Former Givenchy CEO To Lead Fashion Brands

According to WWD, the hiring of Matthew M Williams isn’t the only major Givenchy-related shakeup in the fashion industry. Richemont has confirmed the hiring of Philippe Fortunato, the former CEO of the venerable French fashion label. Richemont is the world’s second-largest fashion conglomerate after LVMH, which owns Givenchy. Based in Switzerland, the…

Adut Akech, Paloma Elsesser, & More On the Realities Of Working As A Model

Fashion’s biggest stars open up about the differences between the industry’s glamorous image and the reality behind the scenes. Featuring:Adesuwa AighewiAnok YaiAdut AkechJill KortlevePaloma ElsesserFran SummersKerolyn SoaresUgbad Abdi Director: Shaina DanzigerDP: Marcus BurnettAudio Recordist: Ana M FernandezEditor: Victoria MortatiColor: Jaime O’Bradovich at Company 3Sound: Ric…