The Jezebel 25: Kick-Ass and Amazing Women We Love

In 2007, Gawker Media launched Jezebel.com; five years and over three million readers later, we figure it's time to celebrate. But rather than toot our own horn, we decided to honor 25 game-changing women who we think embody what we're all about: names you may know, names you should know, and names you'll be hearing… » 6/22/12 5:10pm 6/22/12 5:10pm

Modeling Agencies Refuse To Work With Designers Who Hire Plus-Size Models

  • Hot lingerie label The Lake & Stars wanted to cast some plus-size models in its first fashion week presentation. Sounds great, right? But the emerging brand ran into casting trouble because certain New York modeling agencies didn't want to play ball. Says co-designer Maayan Zilberman, "Agencies are horrified we're…
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