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Nadine Ijewere - The Misrepresentation of Representation. Moment – Automatically track your and your family's daily iPhone and iPad use. Beth Ditto Takes A Step For Plus-Size Models As She Closes New York Fashion Week At Marc Jacobs Show. Beth Ditto walked the Marc Jacobs catwalk last night - the final show of New York Fashion Week.

Beth Ditto Takes A Step For Plus-Size Models As She Closes New York Fashion Week At Marc Jacobs Show

Ditto, singer of The Gossip and plus-size clothing designer in her own right, walked the catwalk in a white gown befitting a 1940s Hollywood movie star, alongside models of the moments, Bella Hadid, Kendall Jenner, and Lineisy Montero, as well as Emily Ratajkowski - who made her catwalk debut. This isn't the first time Ditto has walked the red carpet, she previously made an appearance for Jean-Paul Gaultier at Paris Fashion Week in 2010.

Three years later she launched her own collection in Evans and she has voiced her support for the continuing conversation around plus-size models. KFC Fashion Collaboration With Katie Eary Is The Stuff Of Nightmares. When the words 'KFC fashion collaboration' popped into our inbox, we must admit we were intrigued.

KFC Fashion Collaboration With Katie Eary Is The Stuff Of Nightmares

After all, we're not too snobby to admit the restorative effects of a Zinger Tower burger after a Saturday night out. But then we clicked on the picture and saw this bad chicken boy. And we're not using the cool version of the word bad. What is this you say? A peek at the costumes for a sequel to The Fifth Element? London Fashion Week: Read Our HuffPost UK Style Coverage Here It's a collaboration between designer Katie Eary and KFC to promote their riceboxes. The fast food company set her a challenge: to create a capsule collection within an hour to highlight the importance of taking a lunch break (and presumably buying a ricebox while you're at it). Frankly, we're baffled. Wear Your Clothes Inside Out: The Fashion Statement That Shows You Care On Fashion Revolution Day.

Social media has been swamped with images of people wearing their clothes inside out - and no they didn't all get dressed in the dark this morning.

Wear Your Clothes Inside Out: The Fashion Statement That Shows You Care On Fashion Revolution Day

Nor is it the latest wacky hipster trend. People are purposefully showing their labels to make a worthwhile fashion statement - to call for a more ethical clothing supply chain on Fashion Revolution Day. Stella McCartney, showed her support for the campaign by sharing an Instagram photo of her wearing a jacket from her own collection inside out and back to front, with the label prominently displayed. ​McQ do a no-show show at lfw. McQ have shown their spring/summer 16 collection not through the traditional catwalk format, but through social channels and their digital flagship,

​McQ do a no-show show at lfw

The collection has been captured by three young creative talents: photographers and filmmakers Lea Colombo, Jack Davison and Sharna Osborne. There are lo-fi videos, character studies and detail shots, all created in the crypt of Spitalfield's Christ Church. The collection references New York's Post Punk 'No Wave' scene of the late 70s and early 80s, with its punks and club kids, so there are silver jumpsuits, shredded skirts and band t-shirts. Sexy, androgynous and anarchic. Head to their Instagram on @McQ to see the full collection emerge and check out these exclusive i-D images here. Cara delevingne speaks out about sexual harassment in fashion.

@caradelevingne Like Kate Moss and a million other models before her, Cara Delevingne has spoken about about the worrying number of creeps in the fashion industry.

cara delevingne speaks out about sexual harassment in fashion

"I am a bit of a feminist and it makes me feel sick," Delevingne told the Sunday Times. Gisele out-earns world's highest paid models by £22 million. The list of models who have made it onto Forbes 2015 highest paid list is not surprising with the usual suspects all present, however the earning figures, specifically that of leading lady Gisele are something of a revelation.

Gisele out-earns world's highest paid models by £22 million

Brazilian model Gisele Bundchen is riding high at the top of the list earning a reported $44 million, her nearest competitors are Cara Delevingne and Adriana Lima who jointly share 2nd place with $9 million in the bank. That means Gisele out-earns her fellow models by a staggering $35 million (the equivalent of £22 million). This is despite the fact the model officially retired from the runway earlier this year.

British models make their mark on the list with Cara Delevingne, Kate Moss and Jourdan Dunn all making it into the top 10. Helen-mirren-it-annoys-me-to-see-men-with-an-arm-slung-round-their-girlfriends-shoulders. Helen Mirren has spoken of her irritation at seeing men walking around with their arms “slung round their girlfriend’s shoulders, claiming the act is akin to “ownership”.


Speaking to the Mail on Sunday’s You magazine, Mirren, 70, said that if she could give her younger self one piece of advice, “it would be to use the words ‘f*** off’ more frequently”. “It annoys me when I see men with an arm slung around their girlfriend’s shoulders. It’s like ownership. Of course, when you’re young, you want the guy to take your hand and look after you.

Portrayals of The Queen on screen and on stage. Jennifer-lawrence-reads-negative-comments-about-herself-online-you-try-being-22-having-a-period-and-staying-away-from-google-10494446. Jennifer Lawrence has admitted she searches for negative comments about herself online and worries what strangers think of her despite her considerable popularity and talent.


The Hunger Games actress eschews Twitter and Instagram, has a Facebook page she rarely writes directly on and avoids the celebrity circuit unless it is to promote a film. Yet the reluctant star has won legions of fans without endlessly promoting herself for both her acting ability and her candidness in the interviews she does choose to do. This openness means the 25-year-old is often perceived as more 'human' than her peers, endearing her to her fans even more. Grace Jones says years of taking LSD gave her heightened ‘insight and sensitivity’ Emily Blunt apologises over US citizenship joke after FOX News tells her to leave Hollywood. Naomi Campbell Supports #FreeTheNipple In Stunning Instagram Photo. Naomi Campbell has shared a topless photo on Instagram using the anti-censorship hashtag #FreeTheNipple.

Naomi Campbell Supports #FreeTheNipple In Stunning Instagram Photo

The supermodel uploaded the photo as a sneak peak of her soon-to-be released Taschen two-volume books, which are an anthology of nude images by Paolo Riversi. Instagram hasn't taken the photo down yet, but they have a reputation for censoring photos in which female nipples are exposed. Campbell isn't #FreeTheNipple's first celebrity supporter. Can Fearne Cotton's birth Change The Way We View Hypobirthing?  I bloody hope so.

Can Fearne Cotton's birth Change The Way We View Hypobirthing? 

When my friend and co-founder of The Calm Birth School Hollie De Cruz told me she was going to be popping over to Fearne Cotton's house to talk tea and calm birthing, I'm not going to lie there was a bit of me that was like, 'You what??!!! Fearne Cotton, where's my invite?? ' And then I remembered what the mission was for us and all hypnobirthing practitioner's out there is. We want to change the way that women view birth. So it's been with baited breath that we have waited to see the outcome of Fearne's birth experience. Why? Because although hypnobirthing has been edging it's way into the mainstream since the Princess of Cambridge reportedly used hypnobirthing techniques with the birth of Prince George, there has still been a little stigma attached to what it is, if it works and whether it's all a bit mumbo jumbo.

And I get it. Can Fearne Cotton's birth Change The Way We View Hypobirthing?  Kanye West's Latest Yeezy Clothing Line Gets A Bashing From Ice-T: ‘It Looks Like Future Slave Gear' Kanye West’s latest Yeezy clothing line presentation may have impressed the fashpack, but fellow rapper Ice-T isn’t quite so taken with the ‘All Day’ creator’s designs. Kanye’s ensembles are certainly unusual, and Ice-T didn’t hold back when he took to Twitter shortly after Kim K’s husband’s New York Fashion Week show. Kim shared a snap of Kanye's show He posted: “Future slave gear”? Hmm. Ice-T wasn't impressed This may have only been Kanye’s second NYFW presentation, but the show was one of the hottest events on the calendar and attended by Anna Wintour, along with the entire Kardashian-Jenner clan, including Kylie who walked the runway.

Kim - kitted out in head-to-toe Yeezy togs - led her family to their spots at the front, ahead of the show which featured clothes in neutral tones. Once again, it was North West who stole the show though, however this time around, she didn’t do with a gigantic tantrum. Instead, the tot sat happily at Kim’s feet… Oh, until they left that is.

Close Getty. Emma Watson HeForShe Campaign Calls For Gender Equality In Fashion. Emma Watson's HeForShe campaign just inspired us all again with this amazing new video for Vogue. Broaching the important conversation about gender equality within the fashion industry, the UN Women Global Goodwill Ambassador and September Vogue cover star shares her thoughts on equal rights alongside leading fashion designers. Stella McCartney, Jonathan Saunders, Erdem Moralioglu and Bella Freud join Watson in the video, where they each answer her questions - including "Are you a feminist? " and "What are the biggest challenges facing women in fashion today? " "I have big hopes for gender equality in the fashion industry.

I think it’s really improving. "I think there’s a lot of racism, I think there’s a lot of sexism. Stella McCartney: "We need to give a better message to women of all ages, all sizes, and all nationalities. " Jonathan Saunders: "We need to be really careful with the images we produce. Madeline Stuart, Model With Down's Syndrome, Will Walk At New York Fashion Week.

Madeline Stuart, the 18-year-old model with Down's syndrome, has just announced she will be walking at this year's New York Fashion Week. The Australian beauty has been making waves in the fashion industry since finding fame with her Instagram photos earlier this year - she has landed two campaigns in the last month alone. Stuart hopes that achieving her dream career will "help change society's view of people with Down's Syndrome" and lead to greater acceptance and she hopes to help quash unrealistic beauty standards in the fashion industry.

Stuart took to Instagram to share the news with her 51.5 thousand followers, announcing she will be walking on 13 September at the New York Fashion Week with MODA, in association with the Christopher Reeve Foundation.