Top Italian Designer Takes on Racism in Fashion

Milan fashion week; Dolce & Gabbana. REUTERS/Alessandro Garofalo Stella Jean, the Haitian-Italian designer who has just announced a boycott of Milan Fashion Week, said she has suffered racism all her life. But it was only when the 41-year-old encountered it in Italy’s mainly white fashion industry that she realized just how unwilling people were to talk about it, Reuters reported. Now Jean, whose brightly-colored skirts and dresses are worn by celebrities including Beyonce and […]


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