13. While others were (perhaps understandably) a little unsure.
At Fashion Week, a show can walk with an all-white cast of models, followed by a much more balanced (or, really, a much less unbalanced lineup in the same venue an hour or so later). Such is the whim of the industry’s top casting directors.
18. Others still don’t see a problem at all. Asked if the industry is lacking in its diversity/representation of minority models, many responded just like this:
Text reads: “I don’t think diversity is a problem as it depends on what the designer is trying to portray…The focus is more on representing their image and style rather than being specific to something like race!”