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Miu Miu Under Fire for “Sexually Suggestive” Ad

Another day, another advertisement getting in trouble by the UK’s Advertising Standards Authority. An image from Miu Miu’s spring 2015 campaign starring 22-year-old actress Mia Goth was seen as being “sexually suggestive.” The ASA (via…

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SwimsuitsforAll Hits Back at Protein World with Ashley Graham Adnsf

SwimsuitsforAll has launched a new social media campaign in response to the controversial Protein World ‘Beach Body’ advertisement featured in the UK. The Protein World advertisement features a slim and toned model with the question:…

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Kate Upton Talks Last Year’s Nude Photo Scandal

Last year, nude photographs of female celebrities were obtained by hackers and released online with model Kate Upton as one of those targeted. For the first time, Upton has opened up about the ordeal in…

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Donatella Versace Fires Back at Armani for “Tasteless” Gianni Comment

Designer Giorgio Armani was recently interviewed by The Sunday Times and stirred up controversy for criticizing gay men who dress too flamboyantly, in his opinion. But that was not the only comment that riled people…

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Calvin Klein’s Most Controversial Campaigns Through the Years

The old phrase, “sex sells”, does not lie especially when it comes to campaigns from Calvin Klein. But of course, anytime there is sex in advertising, there is almost always sure to be controversy. First…

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Why Elton John & More Celebrities Are Boycotting Dolce & Gabbana

After an interview with the Italian magazine called Panorama was released, Italian designers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana have experienced backlash after making what some saw as an attack against gay families. The translation, via…

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Lexi Boling Apologizes for Kendall Jenner Instagram Diss

Earlier this week, the modeling world had a little controversy after a recent image of Kendall Jenner posted online resulted in two models posting less than sweet comments. Vogue Germany featured an image of Kendall…

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Lara Stone Gets Death Threats From Justin Bieber’s Fans After Calvin Klein Photos Released

You have already seen the steamy Calvin Klein campaign images starring Justin Bieber and Lara Stone, but according to the Telegraph, things have taken a darker turn. A lot of Bieber’s fans are jealous of…

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ELLE UK Editor Defends Kim Kardashian Cover

Last month, Kim Kardashian was revealed as the January 2015 cover star of ELLE UK’s feminism issue. Just like her Vogue US cover earlier this year, the Elle one seemed to stir a bit of…

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Model Slams Kendall Jenner in Open Letter, Claims She “Tarnished” the Profession

Kendall Jenner is the face of Estee Lauder, has appeared in Vogue and even can do a pretty sexy Santa impersonation. But, it turns out that one model named Arisce Wanzer is not a fan…