The Diversity Coalition, led by activist and former model Bethann Hardison, sent letters Thursday to respective governing bodies of fashion weeks in New York, London, Milan and Paris alleging racism on the runways.
The Council of Fashion Designers of America, the British Fashion Council, the Fédération Française de la Couture and the Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana each received an unsigned letter that included the claim.
Issa Rae stopped by WWD's NYC headquarters to talk about season two of "Insecure," which premieres this Sunday on HBO. Click link in bio for all the details. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery; Styled by @mayteallende)
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"