Much of the conversation surrounding New York Fashion Week has rightfully criticized the fashion industry’s continued refusal to hire non-white models, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t a long history of black supermodels rising (if briefly) to the top of the fashion world.
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Youth of Australia
Teenage is making its Australian premiere this week with three screenings at the Melbourne International Film Festival.
Carmen Dell’Orefice, model and actress, was discovered at the age of 13 on a bus going to ballet class.
Jerry Hall, Texas Teen
Above, sixteen year old Jerry Hall on a road trip in the early 70s.
Nicole Kidman, age 16
Shock of red–a very young Nicole Kidman in 1983–poses for a fashion spread in Dolly, the Australian teen-centric fashion mag.
Travelgoat Presents: Evelyn NesbitTravelgoat is an interactive travel community for urban explorers, featuring customized, personal tours in cities across the US.