Supermodel Ashley Graham has been breaking stereotypes on what models are supposed to look like for years now. From being the first so-called “curvy model” to appear on the cover of Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit Edition to not being shy about sharing pictures of her cellulite, she has inspired many women to embrace their bodies what matter what their shape or style.
Despite stating his intent was not about "race change," some of Paintdatface’s Instagram followers took offense and called his latest work “blackface.”
David Byers, a fitness model, was arrested on suspicion of robbery. But his modeling photos are grabbing all of the attention.
Between fashion weeks and magazine covers, hot felon turned model Jeremy Meeks seemed to be on a roll — that is, until he landed in London. Meeks was on his way to the British capital Monday for the release party of his first magazine cover when immigration officers turned him away, sending him back to the U.S.
Marc Jacobs has made a statement with his latest ad. The photo is a waist-down shot of two models with long legs — and one has the skin condition vitiligo.
A little boy with a severe congenital condition has a new career as a fashion model. Loui Legend, a boy who was born with a severe congenital disease, is a fashion model, wearing one of the designs created in his honor. Two-year-old Loui Legend was born with Treacher-Collins syndrome, a condition that affects the development of bones and other tissues of the face.
Raudha Athif, 21, a model and medical student, was found dead in her college dorm from an apparent suicide. Medical student and model Raudha Athif was found dead in her dorm room yesterday in an apparent suicide. Athif, 21, had appeared in Vogue India last year and was studying in Bangladesh at the Islami Bank Medical College at the time of her death.
Moscow Fashion Week is rolling along quite well, literally. On Thursday, models using wheelchairs hit the runway for the NP Open World collection show at the Gostiny Dvor shopping center. The women in wheelchairs, who ranged in age, were joined by other models who walked the runway.
More often than not best friends share a lot. Same silly sense of humour, same penchant for Prosecco, same guilty addiction to trash TV. Standard. But, besties don’t necessarily have the same body shapes.
Jourdan Dunn has earned a lot of firsts. In 2008, she became the first black model to walk for Prada in over a decade. She was also the first solo black face to land the cover of British Vogue in 12 years. And if that wasn’t enough, the modern day supermodel was the first black British name to make Forbes’ highest earning models list.
Tommy Hilfiger is clearly smitten with Gigi Hadid. In fact, the designer is so full of love for the 21-year-old model that he thinks she could be the key to peace between the US and the Middle East. Gigi has just appeared on the cover of Vogue Arabia wearing a hijab that evidently has caused a little backlash.
The model, Rayssa Teixeira Melo, a YouTube and Instagram personality, appears on the show in a bikini. Within just a few minutes, Melo transforms from being a willing model for the proper application of a sunscreen product to uncomfortable to understandably enraged. At the end of the long video clip, the show’s hosts reveal the truth: The entire shoot was apparently a prank.
After being born ten weeks premature, ex-footballer Phil Neville and wife Julie were told that their daughter Isabella would never be able to walk or talk. Isabella is the first less able-bodied model to appear on Source Models’ main books despite suffering from cerebral palsy and having to wear leg splints for the majority of the time.
After a packed-out Versus Versace show that saw the likes of both Bella and Gigi Hadid take to the catwalk, some of the most famous models hit the capital for an expensive dinner. Fresh from her London Fashion Week runway debut, Bella Hadid arrived at the Sexy Fish restaurant in a grungy ensemble. The 20-year-old model wore a sheer crop top (with aptly placed patches), lace-up jeans brandished with skull logos and a Kangol beret.
Gigi Hadid’s second collaboration with giant American brand Tommy Hilfiger is already up for grabs after a packed-out show in Venice Beach. The meet and greet is part of the TOMMYxGIGI ‘Together Tour’ which will see the eldest Hadid travel to major cities across the globe.
Julien Macdonald is certainly not shy when it comes to showing off the female body. And his AW17 collection showcased today at London Fashion Week was no different.