Big is beautiful: Fashion sees an upward curve with plus-size models finding fame

For years, images of impossibly slim, gorgeous, blemish-free women have filled fashion magazines, billboards and television screens. Now, 26-year-old British model Iskra Lawrence is waging war on unattainable beauty standards in the fashion world, flexing her might on a social media-fueling diversity. She is among a growing number of plus-size models finding fame and calling … Read more Big is beautiful: Fashion sees an upward curve with plus-size models finding fame

Hair’s their story: Runway boost for Indian male models with long locks

The runway is an influencer of what rules the style roost. And, it isn’t only designer creations that impact trends — models too add to them. And, the new generation of male models sporting long hair, on and off the runway, are making a mark. “Long hair makes these models stand out. It helps with … Read more Hair’s their story: Runway boost for Indian male models with long locks

From Moonwalk to Catwalk: Buzz Aldrin Models at New York Fashion Week

Buzz Aldrin strutted his stuff on the catwalk as he modeled new designs during New York Fashion Week: Men’s. The shiny silver bomber jacket Aldrin donned for designer Nick Graham’s show appeared akin to a futuristic spacesuit. The show’s theme was “Life on Mars: Fall-Winter 2035,” according to Women’s Wear Daily, and featured Graham’s take … Read more From Moonwalk to Catwalk: Buzz Aldrin Models at New York Fashion Week

Fashion’s Year in Instagram: The Designers and Models Who Gained the Most Followers in 2016

These days, a designer’s Instagram seems almost as important as their actual designs. Who are you if you don’t have at least a five-figure following, anyway? This year saw mega-brands put on such over-the-top, Insta-friendly runway shows that the clothes occasionally faded into the background of an epic set. Others are going off the runway … Read more Fashion’s Year in Instagram: The Designers and Models Who Gained the Most Followers in 2016