Danielle Brooks Gets Real About Sizeism in Fashion

The first time Danielle Brooks saw herself on a billboard was an emotional experience. “This was baby Dani’s biggest dream come true and I was so elated that I got to be myself,” says Brooks of last year’s towering Times Square image bearing her body in all its natural beauty. “I didn’t have to lose … Read more Danielle Brooks Gets Real About Sizeism in Fashion

Fashion: Put it all on diamonds

From left: 18-carat white gold and diamond ring, £9,600, Chanel. White gold and diamond bracelet, £153,200, Van Cleef & Arpels. White gold and diamond ring, £34,700, Dior Joaillerie. White gold and diamond necklace, £66,600, Chaumet. Titanium, sapphire and diamond earrings, price on application, Adler. Muse morganite and 0.35-carat pave diamond earrings, £7,000, and snowflake 1.48-carat … Read more Fashion: Put it all on diamonds

Gene Sherman: ‘Fashion is misunderstood, a lot of people still think of it as shopping’

Gene Sherman launches the Sherman Centre for Culture and Ideas in Sydney. Photograph: Rita Zimmerman Gene Sherman doesn’t shop for clothes in the way most people shop for clothes. Sure, she’ll pick up a T-shirt every now and then, but when she wants something substantial, it has to meet certain criteria. It should be black, … Read more Gene Sherman: ‘Fashion is misunderstood, a lot of people still think of it as shopping’