Vogue Italia

We’re Boycotting Vogue Because Of Its Appropriation & Blackface Problems

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Honesty, we just don’t get it. Over the last couple of years, it seems as though fashion glossies have missed the memo on blackface and cultural appropriation.  And for the last two years, Vogue’s European editions have become totally clueless and careless when it comes...

Magazine Cover Stars: Idris Elba, Naomi Campbell + LL Cool J

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The English actor that we love to love covers the latest issue of GQ UK with preppy style and buffness. Dressed up like Marlon Brando from The Wild One, Elba dishes on his new roles in Pacific Rim and his casting as the historic South...

Vogue Italia’s Discovered in Africa Collection Is Here!

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Vogue Italia editor Franca Sozzani made a promise to expose the talent of young African designers to the world and she’s holding up her end of the bargain as a Fashion for Development Goodwill Ambassador with the new “Discovered in Africa” collection in collaboration with...

Vogue Italia Creating a Special Issue on Healthy Models

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The idea of specifically paying tribute to healthy models sounds like an odd concept and a trend that should be a given, but the fashion industry being what it is, Vogue Italia Editor Franca Sozzani thinks it’s absolutely necessary. Sozzani recently delivered a speech on body image...

Sigh: Vogue Italia Calls “Rapper Style,” Trend Of The Day, Says It Started with Michael Jordan

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From Glamazons Blog: Franca Sozzani‘s Vogue Italia often explores black culture from the Vogue Italia black issue to their salute to Black Beauty. It’s rare that those pieces are not met with criticism and even outrage. Recently, their Haute Mess editorial was sandblasted for being...