Anyone who is a lover of all things fashion is quite familiar with the lack of Black models on the runways or in the catalogs. It is a well-known practice to use little to no Black models, while white and very fair skin models fill our television screens and magazine pages.
Well one fashion professional goes in depth about the common practice of the white “aesthetic” that happens on a regular basis within the fashion industry.
The question really is……“When does it stop being seen as normal to have mostly white models represent what’s fashionable?”
This interview with former supermodel Bethann Hardison reveals a troubling practice in the fashion industry that keeps runways and photo spreads looking eerily the same.