March 28, 2013

Fashion ethics

Pretty tasteless to put a millionaire model into luxury clothing, fly her into a third world country and let her pose in the midst of the poor.

I read numerous positive reviews on this editorial. I'm confronted with a feeling of disappointment because none of the feedback I consumed had a spark of criticism for this over the top "supposedly artsy creative" contrast of arrogantly presented wealth and extreme poverty in it. I wonder if all the locals got paid for starring in this editorial. As if. I wonder how much model Daria Werbowy made in comparison.

her shoes are more expensive than the elephant