Behind The LOOK brings a really interesting topic for this upcoming posts. We are going to mention and talk about designers, brands and models of color. In the most of the runways white models are the favorites for the most luxuries brands and fashion designers, thousands of models being modeling each year catwalks and just 20% are women of color approximately. Black models represent 8%, Asian models 10% and Latino models with just 2%. Some designers affirm they like to use a model that won’t upstage the clothes.
Exist some agencies and campaigns such as “models of diversity” that advocates for more diversity models and recognized the beauty in women the all race. Let’s check some ethnic models.
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