When the Suitsupply line of affordable suits unveiled a series of ads featuring all-male couples, the images angered some people and excited others.
For NYFW: Men's, Willy Chavarria, a queer Chicano designer, shook things up. His show featured an amputee model and a woman (in the men's show).
Barbie wears “Love Wins” T-shirt in newest collaboration. Now Mattel is adding advocate for the LGBT community to that long list. On Monday, the Barbie Style Instagram account shared a photo of the blond doll with a new friend —a Barbie version of Los Angeles-based fashion blogger Aimee Song of Song of Style — both sporting “Love Wins” T-shirts.
A French model named Ines Rau has become the first openly transgender person to be name a Playboy Playmate in the 64-year history of the publication.
It was the first time since 1533, when Henry VIII made anal sex illegal, that any law regarding homosexual acts had been reformed. This partial decriminalisation of homosexual acts doesn’t represent any kind of proper freedom if you really think about it. In fact, it was only in 2013 that, legislatively speaking, gay people were afforded the same rights as heterosexual members of society, after we were finally welcomed into the glorious and successful institution that is marriage.
Fashion retailers have been accused of using sexual identity and a LGBTQ term as a fashion statement.
As well as learning their ABCs children at nursery school could soon be taught about same-sex relationships and transgender lifestyles. That’s if teachers have their way.
In the image, Max Emerson and boyfriend Andres Camilo reenact the classic “prom pose,” with Camilo standing behind Emerson, wrapping his arms around his waist.
Musician Jaimie Wilson, who was born a woman but has now transitioned to a man, has been sharing beautiful before and after images of himself on Instagram in a bid to show that not all trans people exhibit signs of identifying with the opposite gender before they transition.
Whether its becoming the first ever openly-gay Latina model or refusing to play ‘straight’ for the industry, modelling firsts among the LGBT community have not only been recent, but there are also still plenty more of them to come. And breaking rules usually has to begin with an individual that’s not afraid to change the conversation – here are a few among many. Let’s celebrate the LGBT’s biggest wins in the last decade Gigi Hadid tackles body shaming, poses for second British Vogue cover