diversity in fashion

News

will cgi models help diversity?

Balmain have used three computer-generated models for their new campaign. Why?
Felix Petty
8.31.18
News

when it comes to diversity, fashion campaigns are lagging well behind the runway

While we're seeing more representations of non-white models each season, is progress being made fast enough?
Wendy Syfret
5.5.17
Fashion

the changing meaning of the body in fashion photography

Full of humour and free of past conventions of pose and sexualisation, Posturing: Photographing the Body in Fashion celebrates a new generation of photographers changing the nature of the industry's imagery.
Bojana Kozarevic
2.2.17
Fashion

the models leading the charge for diversity

They have a combined social media following of 3.5 million and they’re using it to spearhead a change in the industry.
Matthew Whitehouse
8.31.16
News

instagram is taking on fashion’s diversity problem

Their #RunwayForAll campaign is bringing the conversation to 162 million people.
i-D Staff
6.1.16
News

science confirms size diversity is even more important than we thought

A study investigating the effect of Photoshop warning labels has found them completely ineffective, to the shock of women nowhere.
Hannah Ongley
4.22.16
Fashion

​imagining a radical fashion future with diversity pioneer caryn franklin

A fashion editor and co-editor of i-D in the 80s, Caryn Franklin has more than 30 years of experience in the industry and is a co-founder of All Walks, a charity promoting diverse body and beauty ideals in fashion. Ahead of the government's inquiry...
Charlotte Gush
11.27.15
Beauty

these pictures of naked, diverse bodies are truly beautiful

We all know that variety is the spice of life so celebrate the beauty in the differing and the divine body types that have been showcased in the pages of i-D.
i-D Staff
11.26.15
News

​olivier rousteing: diversity is the future of fashion

The Balmain Creative Director has spoken about his experience of diversity, saying it is something he will always fight for.
Charlotte Gush
10.5.15
News

gigi hadid defends her body type and runway walk on instagram

The model is apparently responding to negative comments about her body sparked by her appearance on the international fashion week circuit.
Charlotte Gush
9.28.15
Fashion

diversity in fashion: where are we now?

When Carrie Hammer sent a model with Down's Syndrome down the catwalk at NYFW, she sparked a resurgence in the long-standing debate about diversity in fashion. Was it a stunt or a radical celebration of what makes us unique? Charlotte Gush looks at the...
Charlotte Gush
2.27.15