When "Big Lips Don't Work:" The Struggles Of A Black Model

Click to viewTwo minutes into the short documentary film The Colour Of Beauty, a modeling agent says: "When [a model] comes in with big eyes, big nose, big lips… Things that are common traits in African-Americans — it doesn't work." » 5/11/10 3:40pm 5/11/10 3:40pm

McQueen Known To Suffer From Depression; Lacoste Puts Teen Girl In…

"People Keep On Asking Me: Do I Ever Run Out Of Ideas… I Don't Know…

In an amazing rare interview (from 2006), Alexander McQueen talks about being called a misogynist who doesn't understand couture, how his work evolved to become more "poetic" and how fashion can be a lonely business. [YouTube via FashionTelevision] » 2/12/10 5:20pm 2/12/10 5:20pm

Tempest In A Trilby: Fashion Blogger Tavi Gevinson's Hated Hat

We've all been that person stuck sitting behind someone in a hat. It's always awkward. Do I shoulder-tap the person and ask them to take it off? Is that rude? Is it rude to be wearing a hat? » 1/25/10 4:30pm 1/25/10 4:30pm