Calvin Klein's Super Bowl Debut: 97% Abs, 3% Underwear

Besides Beyoncé and the Clydesdale, there was something else eye-catching during the Super Bowl: Calvin Klein's first-ever Super Bowl commercial. Calvin Klein Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of PVH Corp, hired creative director Fabien Baron of Baron + Baron to create the 30-second spot, shot by Steven Klein and… » 2/04/13 3:40pm 2/04/13 3:40pm

Zooey Deschanel Sues Steve Madden

The Terrible Rise Of The Lara Stone Lookalikes

Lara Stone is a successful model and we basically love seeing her everywhere. But what we don't love is seeing all the girls who look like Lara, kinda-sorta, that the modeling industry is now promoting to ubiquity. This must stop. » 12/07/10 6:18pm 12/07/10 6:18pm

Paulina Porizkova Says ANTM Will End A Modeling Career Before It Starts

  • Paulina Porizkova on America's Next Top Model: "The one guarantee that you will never make it as a model is to go on that show." Which is both honest and interesting, since she used to judge "that show." [NYPost]
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The Latest Blackface Fashion Shoot Is Extra-Tasteful

The October issue of the fashion magazine Numéro features an editorial spread in which French model and Estée Lauder face Constance Jablonski poses in a brown Afro wig and dark makeup with this season's second-hottest accessory: a black baby. » 9/28/10 3:40pm 9/28/10 3:40pm

Madonna: "I Did A Photo Shoot With Steven Klein, And I Painted My Face…

As controversy simmers over fashion photographer Steven Klein's choices to use white models made up in blackface in editorial spreads, even as black models continue to face discrimination, it has emerged that Madonna did a similarly-themed shoot with Klein. » 10/19/09 12:30pm 10/19/09 12:30pm

French Vogue Must Not Think Blackface Is That Offensive

Vogue Paris editor Carine Roitfeld and American photographer Steven Klein painted Caucasian model Lara Stone in blackface makeup for a spread in the magazine's new "Supermodels" issue — which featured no models of color whatsoever. Their reaction to the controversy? » 10/14/09 12:40pm 10/14/09 12:40pm