Renowned fashion photography duo Inez & Vinoodh’s agent of 17 years, Jae Choi, discusses her rise from waiting tables to starting up her own creative agency, theCollectiveShift.
Only a couple though. You wouldn’t want to get a reputation for that kind of thing, after all.
Judging by seven major fall 2013 campaigns, designers are finally embracing a diverse group of models — not just white ones.
“I’m from the old school ‘a fashion show is theater’ world, and it’s not about just one kind of bland model for every show — it’s about one girl being able to be different things to everybody, which is the hallmark of a great model.”
You know how these women are always talking about their “modeling days”? Here’s a handy compendium of the work they’re referring to.
“I feel the Dior cast is just so pointedly white that it feels deliberate. I watch that show and it bothers me — I almost can’t even concentrate on the clothes because of the cast.”
“One time I had to pick up one of my models from prison after she stole a banana from Whole Foods.”