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Teen Vogue Introduces Fashion’s New Faces and They’re all Black

Lineisy Montero on Teen Vogue's August issue.

Lineisy Montero on Teen Vogue’s August issue.

For Teen Vogue’s August Issue they’re introducing three new faces to their readers. Typical and no big deal, right? Wrong. The three models they have chosen to be the cover models of the August Issue are all models of color.  Aya Jones, Imaan Hammam, and Lineisy Montero are all new faces who are on the rise in the modeling world. Jones and Montero have both walked for Prada during Milan Fashion Week, while Hammam has been featured in American Vogue and in the Givenchy Spring/Summer 2015 advertising campaign.

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The End of a Legacy: Steven Meisel to Leave Vogue Italia?

Vogue Italia July/August 1988, cover shot by Steven Meisel

Vogue Italia July/August 1988, cover shot by Steven Meisel

While looking at the newest issues of Vogue Italia online, I noticed that Steven Meisel was not credited for taking the cover photo. Now this is a shock to me, since Meisel has shot every cover of the Italian version of Vogue beginning in 1988.  Continue reading

Confessions of a Hoarder: Fashion Magazine Edition

A snapshot of some of the fashion magazines I own.

A snapshot of some of the fashion magazines I own.

The last time I bought magazines, I said to myself, “This will be the last time I buy magazines for awhile.” Obviously, I lied to myself, because I just bought more magazines. I went to CityNewsstand  with the intention of only buying one magazine. The magazine I wanted was this years May edition of Vogue Italia with cover model Kayla Scott, and shot by the iconic Steven Meisel. I went into CityNewsstand like a child at Disney World. My eyes lit up. It was like I had died an gone into fashion publication heaven. Continue reading