We May Be Getting a TV Show About Ford Models Founder Eileen Ford

Eileen Ford, the legendary head of Ford Models and a woman who drastically altered the modeling industry, could be getting her own television series. » 3/02/15 11:00am 3/02/15 11:00am

Some Black Models To Watch

Modeling agency Ford did a promotional shoot featuring all of its black models — including women from all of its various divisions, straight- and plus-size — and some behind-the-scenes snapshots have leaked. (The photos are obviously not top quality, but we've reached out to Ford and hope to publish the final shots.) … » 7/13/11 1:30pm 7/13/11 1:30pm

Crystal Renn's Agency Clarifies: She Is Not A Size 2

Ford claims the "size 2" on her new model card was a "printing error." Her measurements will be corrected, and a rep reminds us Cystal's message is "about acceptance and beauty at any size." Old (erroneous) card after the jump. » 1/31/11 12:30pm 1/31/11 12:30pm

Crystal Renn's Agency Says She's A Size 2

On Monday, Crystal Renn was a guest on Plus Model Radio, and she talked about her anorexia, her recovery, and her decision to become a plus-size model. Although: A new Ford model card states that Renn is a size 2. » 1/28/11 4:40pm 1/28/11 4:40pm

Marc Jacobs Dresses Up Like A Lady

Meet The Russian Billionaire Who Just Bought Ford Models

Earlier this week, Vladimir Potanin bought Ford Models. But just who is this billionaire oligarch, media mogul, mining tycoon, philanthropist, and ex-politician? And what's the deal with Potanin's former partner and that whole prostitution-ring scandal? » 9/29/10 5:39pm 9/29/10 5:39pm

Lady Gaga In A Multi-Million-Dollar Deal With Armani

Scarlett Laments Her "Schmoe" Look; Lady Gaga Makes Off With Priceless…

French Elle's First "Curvy" Issue Introduces Us To Tara Lynn, Capes

Plus-size model Tara Lynn nabbed the cover and more than 20 editorial pages in the April issue of Elle France. Is this proof that fashion might set its parameters for acceptable female beauty a little wider, or just a fad? » 3/30/10 4:40pm 3/30/10 4:40pm

Lindsay To Collaborate With Ed Hardy; Boy George Believes In Comfy Shoes

Model Crystal Renn On Self-Acceptance, Size, & The Fashion Industry

Everyone knows Crystal Renn. You've seen her in magazines. Yesterday, when I met her at the 34th St. Lane Bryant — which is decked with pictures of the dark-haired plus-size supermodel — even a customer was telling Crystal's life story. » 9/17/09 3:20pm 9/17/09 3:20pm

Sophie Dahl Gets A Cooking Show; Tilda Swinton To Be Face of Pringle

Amber Rose Switches Agencies

Amber Rose just signed with Ford Models, the agency that represents such stars as Lakshmi Menon and Chanel Iman. Rose told Smooth magazine that she started modeling in rap videos after met "this lady from Def Jam." [Derek Blasberg's Twitter] » 6/10/09 2:30pm 6/10/09 2:30pm

Anna Wintour Is At War With Azzedine Alaïa, Kiefer Sutherland

Sofia Coppola's LV Line Debuts In Tokyo

Samanta Ronson Lets The Fur Fly

In Time-Honored Brit Tradition, Peaches Geldof Becomes TV Presenter

The President Of Ford Models Speaks, We Provide A Translation

John Caplan, the president of Ford Models, "answered" reader questions on the New York Times' "Freakonomics" blog today, and the answers smelled strongly of bullshit. As in doublespeak, carefully chosen words and avoidance. He may be snooty and tip-toeing around certain issues just because he is representing Ford, but… » 9/14/07 3:30pm 9/14/07 3:30pm