Italian Vogue Editor Celebrates Black Beauty

The lack of Black models in the fashion industry is a recurring issue that is continuously talked about. But Franca Sozzani, Editor-in-Chief of Vogue Italia, decided to be the one to do something about it. Her journey, from noticing the lack of color on fashion's runways to creating the groundbreaking "Black Issue" of Vogue Italia, was chronicled by Pulitzer Prize-winning fashion journalist Robin Givhan this weekend... Here's what you had to say: Shaketa commented via Facebook: "It is important that magazines understand that our curves are our beauty." Dionne wrote via Facebook: "It is very important that we're celebrated and represented."


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