Posts tagged "robin givhan"

What About The Male Models?

Maybe it's because, in this post-Zoolander society, no one takes male modeling very seriously. But maybe—shocker—it's because skinny male models just aren't as widespread a problem as skinny female models.
By: Jessica Wakeman / November 26, 2009

Where’s Women’s Fashion Going? Ashley Olsen, Isaac Mizrahi, And Robin Givhan Reveal All

Last night I showed up at the 92nd Street Y in New York City, to witness Washington Post fashion writer Robin Givhan and designers Isaac Mizrahi and Ashley Olsen participate in a panel discussion on the future of women's fashion led by Glamour editor-in-chief Cindi Leive. With the economy…
By: Catherine Strawn / October 22, 2009

Why Do We Love To Hate On Thin Models?

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Robin Givhan is no dummy, so she must've anticipated the article she wrote for the Washington Post this weekend was bound to generate some controversy. She's added her two-cents to the fashion world's skinny model debate drama by essentially saying we love to hate on twiggy ladies because we're…
By: Erin Flaherty / October 19, 2009