The Initiative of Balance Diversity

the CITIZENS of FASHION

Iman , Naomi Campbell and veteran modeling agent Bethann Hardison joined for a manifesto called Balance Diversity to bring more black models to the runway, and they called out designers who cast only white models.

Right at the beginning of New York Fashion Week a letter was sent to the main fashion houses in NY, London, Milan and Paris , stating its position on the fashion houses that does not embrace diversity , appointing brands for each city .

Being able to maintain racial diversity in the fashion industry is a roller coaster in continuous ascent and descent.

A group of people working in the fashion world of different races has often felt frustrated because of the lack or scarcity of black models in the ranks of renowned fashion houses, season after season.It’s time to stop with this behavior and to accept diversity , searching and selecting competent black models…

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This entry was published on September 23, 2013 at 8:50 AM and is filed under 6 Months of Fashion Envy., High Fashion, History of Fashion, Stay Inspired.. Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

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