Tag: runway diversity

Mar 25 2019

Fall 2019 Runway Diversity Report: Racial and Age Diversity Step Forward, Size and Gender Inclusivity Step Back

The Valentino Fall 2019 runway; Image: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images We’ve now tallied the Fall 2019 model bookings from London, Milan and Paris Fashion Weeks and, thanks to European designers’ predictably conservative casting practices, the fluctuations we observed in New York held. Between this season and last, transgender and non-binary model appearances declined, as did […]

Feb 26 2019

Report: Racial and Age Diversity Rise, Size and Gender Representation Fall at New York Fashion Week Fall 2019

The Helmut Lang Fall 2019 runway; Image: Imaxtree Last season, the New York Fashion Week runways made significant progress in every diversity category we examine, namely race, size, age and gender inclusivity. This season, with several diversity heavy hitters — Savage x Fenty, Pyer Moss, Tome, Opening Ceremony, Calvin Klein, etc. — gone from the […]

Oct 10 2018

Half of the Top 10 Models on the Spring 2019 Runways Were Women of Color

10. Alexandra Micu (Ford): 28 Shows The Romanian may not have landed on our top models list for New York, but she really racked up the mileage in Milan and Paris. Alexandra Micu walked for Roberto Cavalli, Moschino, Versace, Etro and more in Milan, while hitting the Paris runways for Saint Laurent, Chloe, Christian Dior, […]