On The Runways Of Milan, Color Just Wasn't Considered Chic

We've been continuing to count models of color as the fall 2008 designer collections are shown around the globe, and although things were not good in New York and London, Milan was the worst so far. The runways were overwhelmingly white. (That's the Gucci lineup, at left.) Our own Maria-Mercedes Lara ran the numbers:… » 2/25/08 2:30pm 2/25/08 2:30pm

Designer: Fashion Runways "Are Full Of White Dogs"

Things were bad on the runways in New York for black models, but at London Fashion Week, it was worse. British-born model Jourdan Dunn (pictured at left) was the only model of color to walk repeatedly on the catwalks this season. "I worry about it," she tells Style.com. "Luck is on my side that I keep getting cast,… » 2/18/08 5:00pm 2/18/08 5:00pm