Fashion Blackface

When Did We Start Calling Racism Fashion?

Julia Brucculieri | Posted 03.25.2014 | Canada Style
Julia Brucculieri

Earlier this week, a photo surfaced online that featured Dasha Zhukova (a white, female fashion editor) sitting on top of a chair made to look like a semi-nude black woman. If the chair was art, why did I find it so offensive? Since when did the fashion world become so racist? It's almost as though these fashion editors do it on purpose, just to get people talking. But as someone who loves fashion and art, I often find myself conflicted.

Beauty Editor Wears Blackface

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.26.2013 | Canada Style

It seems that blackface is still "in" for some prominent people. After several high profile incidents in the fashion world, another preeminent pers...