• Must Read: British 'Vogue' Celebrates African Models, a New York State Senator Discusses The Fashion Act

    2 days ago - By Fashionista

    These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. British Vogue celebrates African models with its February 2022 coverBritish Vogue's February 2022 cover features a group of nine young African models - Amar Akway, Majesty Amare, Akon Changkou, Nyagua Ruea, Abény Nhial, Maty Fall,...
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  • British Vogue hails new era with nine African models on cover

    British Vogue hails new era with nine African models on cover

    2 days ago - By The Guardian

    February issue cover shot is an important statement of anti-tokenism, says magazine's editor British Vogue has hailed a new era that spotlights African fashion. The magazine's February issue features nine dark-skinned models of African heritage on its cover , including Adut Akech. Seemingly referencing Peter Lindbergh's “Supers” Vogue cover from 1990, which introduced the world to the idea of the supermodel, the shot is a challenge to the traditionally white fashion industry, which has, since the murder of George Floyd, been under pressure to change and become more inclusive and diverse.
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