How Is Israel's Ban on Underweight Models Working Out?

The latest episode of Vice's excellent Fashion Week Internationale series sees host Charlet Duboc head to Israel for Tel Aviv fashion week. While there, Duboc talks with industry professionals and Israeli government about the country's new law mandating that models have a BMI of 18.5 or more in order to work. The law… » 12/21/12 6:00pm 12/21/12 6:00pm

New Documentary Explores Eyelid Surgery In Korea

In the latest episode of Vice's excellent online series Fashion Week Internationale, which skips the traditional JFK-LHR-MXP-CDG flightpath for more off-beat fashion weeks like Brazil's, Cambodia's, and Pakistan's, the show takes a look at fashion week in Seoul. Host Charlet Duboc explores the uneasy balance between… » 10/23/12 6:45pm 10/23/12 6:45pm

Fashion Week Doesn't Just Happen In New York, London, Milan, And Paris

Vice has just published the first episode of its new online series Fashion Week Internationale, which follows host Charlet Duboc as she travels around the world to go to non-Big Four fashion weeks. Duboc reports on plastic surgery in Colombia and New York City's own Full-Figured Fashion Week. These events are to the… » 10/14/11 4:00pm 10/14/11 4:00pm