Posts tagged "vogue italia"

Quick Pic: Kristen McMenamy Still Lookin’ Good At 42

Steven Meisel photographed 42-year-old former model Kristen McMenamy for the cover of Vogue Italia. Looks like the girl’s still got it. [via Fashion Copious]…

Catherine Strawn / July 6, 2009

Lady Gaga Inspires Fashionista At Vogue Italia

Christina Aguilera isn’t the only one being inspired by Lady Gaga’s platinum blunt cut bangs, and hyper sexy looks. The chicest magazine to end all chic magazines, Vogue Italia, is taking a page or two from her style book too. For their June issue, they’ve transformed high fashion model Sessilee Lopez into a Gaga-ette. The…

Zandile Blay / June 18, 2009

Injury Accessories: Celebrity Trend?

Something strange is going on in the world of fashion, and we’re hoping it stays within the realm of daring performers so we don’t have to participate. Both Beyonce and Rihanna have recently worn accessories that a person who has lost a body part might wear. First, there was Beyonce and her bionic gling, a…

Catherine Strawn / November 24, 2008

Fashion Week: Where Are The Black Models?

The lack of black models on fashion runways and in ad campaigns has become a persistent issue in the fashion industry. The issue was most recently highlighted by Vogue Italia’s “Black Issue,” which featured only black models on its pages. Some, including editor Amelia, saw the magazine as a gimmick, but it nonetheless got people…

Annika Harris / September 12, 2008

Vogue Italia’s “Black Issue” Is A Success, But What Will Its Impact REALLY Be?

If you haven’t heard already, the July issue of Italian Vogue was unprecedented. All the models in it were black. Amidst the buzz that followed, the much-hyped “Black Issue” became such a popular success that distribution was increased by 40-percent, an amazing feat. Some (including me) saw the concept — race as an “issue” –…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 12, 2008

Vogue Italia’s “Black Issue” Gets A Distribution Increase

While all the techies were clamoring for the new iPhone last Friday, fashionistas were trying to secure Vogue Italia’s monumental “Black Issue” — all of the featured models are Black and all the featured content addresses Black women. But don’t fret if you haven’t gotten your copy yet. Conde Nast has increased distribution by 40…

Annika Harris / July 14, 2008
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