South Korean Fashion Brand Glamorizes Suicide

Daul Kim, Lucy Gordon, Tom Nicon, Hayley Kohle, Ruslana Korshunova, and Ambrose Olson are just a few of the models who have recently committed suicide. Now Abbey Lee Kershaw <a href="">has killed herself in a video for a clothing company. » 8/09/10 5:22pm 8/09/10 5:22pm

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Suicidal Models Are Fashion's Worst Trend

News that top French model Noémie Lenoir attempted suicide last weekend, along with the recent suicides of models Ambrose Olsen, Daul Kim, Hayley Kohle, and Ruslana Korshunova, has many people asking: Why do all these models want to kill themselves? » 5/13/10 2:00pm 5/13/10 2:00pm

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Modeling And The Tragedy Of Karen Mulder

The news that '90s supermodel Karen Mulder was arrested in Paris for making death threats to her plastic surgeon could be written off as, at worst, a punchline, or at best, the latest expression of an unbalanced woman's erratic behavior. » 7/01/09 3:00pm 7/01/09 3:00pm

Suicide And Abuse In Fashion's Top Echelon

In the spring of 1996, Italian Vogue cover model Wallis Franken stepped from her kitchen windowsill and fell to her death on the cobblestones below. Was her husband, the volatile designer Claude Montana, involved? » 1/14/09 5:20pm 1/14/09 5:20pm

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Ruslana Korshunova, No Longer Anonymous

Over the weekend a successful young fashion model touched off a minor media circus by killing herself. Almost immediately, details of the beautiful life cut tragically short swooped in to fill blanks; the apocryphal tale of her "discovery" by benevolent industry scouts; her melancholy poems; how she'd been watching… » 6/30/08 4:00pm 6/30/08 4:00pm

Stress, Health Problems Factors In Fashion Model's Suicide