Marc Jacobs committed the most blatant act of cultural appropriation at this month’s New York Fashion Week.
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Just a week after Marc Jacobs sent his models down the runway in multicolored dreadlocks at New York Fashion Week, news broke that the US Court of Appeals found that employers have a right to discriminate against applicants who woreShow More Summary
The final show of New York Fashion Week proved to be a showstopper thanks to Marc Jacobs.
In New York, it's difficult to imagine anyone other than Marc Jacobs closing out the shows. He has always provided the proverbial mic drop of New York Fashion Week. Who could ever one-up him? In Milan, it seems that all designers who aren't Alessandro Michele are put in a somewhat challenging... Continue reading
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We can't wait to see her on the runway again! Bella Hadid practiced her strut while grabbing dinner with a friend in London's Mayfair district Sunday night. Related: Bella Wears Dreadlocks On Marc Jacobs Runway The supermodel easily looked catwalk-ready in a pair of wide-leg black pants with suspenders and a crop top that showed off the definition [...]
Marc Jacobs has apologized for his choice of words after finding himself in the middle of a race storm with his latest runway show at New York Fashion Week last Thursday. The fashion designer exhibited his latest collection last week...Show More Summary
Gigi Hadid, Bella Hadid, and Kendall Jenner were reportedly still sporting bits of their giant rainbow weaves after New York Fashion Week’s final day, according to People. Marc Jacobs decided to use piles of rainbow-colored dreadlocks to accent his models. Show More Summary
Ahh, another day, another dollar of cultural appropriation accusation. A few days ago, fashion designer and icon Marc Jacobs found himself in a bit of a controversial mess after being accused of participating in culture appropriation of an African Amerian hairstyle. Show More Summary
They always say you shouldn’t read the comments, but sometimes you can learn a thing or two from your critics. Marc Jacobs had a rough fashion week. His rave-inspired collection’s use of candy-colored Etsy dreadlocks drew considerable criticism, and when people called him out on his cultural appropriation of locs, ... More »
ZIGI forever!!! Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik clasped hands as they attended the Versus S/S 2017 presentation in London during fashion week Saturday. Related: Gigi Keeps Her Dreadlocks After Controversial Marc Jacobs Show We can't help but imagine how cute their babies would be by looking at this photo. Ah-Mazing bone structure on these two! The couple coolly walked [...]
His decision to feature models with dreadlocks may have been questionable, but there's little debating the cluelessness that came after.
Click here for reuse options! The fashion designer's line was almost as puzzling as his response to the backlash it generated. Perhaps American fashion designer Marc Jacobs wasn't aware of the statement he was making. In his show, which closed out New York Fashion Week, Jacobs' models took to the runway sporting pastel-colored dreadlocks from Etsy. Show More Summary
Marc Jacobs Responds To Cultural Appropriation Criticism Marc Jacobs caught quite a bit of controversy over using faux locs on his white models in this season’s show. But of course, rather than lend an open mind and a concerned ear
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After the backlash against white models with dreadlocks in his latest show, Marc Jacobs issued a staggeringly tone-deaf response.
New York Fashion Week has come to an end…with a bit of controversy when “IT” girls Gigi Hadid, Karlie Kloss, Kendall Jenner, and Bella Hadid walked down the Marc Jacobs runway in fake multi-colored dread locks. People of the Twitter (like Children of the Corn, but worse) didn’t appreciate the look. Show More Summary
The designer's team says his inspiration was trans director Lana Wachowski, not Rastafari culture.