Hijacking the Runway: How Celebrities Are Stealing the Spotlight from Fashion Designers

Hijacking the Runway: How Celebrities Are Stealing the Spotlight from Fashion Designers


A interesting chronicle of ways famous person has inundated the realm of favor, realigning the forces that force either the kinds we covet and the ground traces of the largest names in luxurious apparel.
 
From Coco Chanel’s iconic tweed fits to the miniskirt’s awesome comeback within the past due Eighties, type homes reigned for many years because the arbiters of fashion and dictators of traits. Hollywood stars have continuously furthered fashion’s reason for seducing the hundreds into procuring designers’ outfits, appearing as dwelling billboards. Now, compelled by means of the explosion of social media and the accelerating worship of popularity, pink carpet celebrities are not any longer content material to simply market it and are placing their names on labels that replicate the picture they—or their stylists—created.
 
Jessica Simpson, Jennifer Lopez, Sarah Jessica Parker, Sean Combs, and a bunch of father, activities, and reality-show stars of the instant are leveraging the facility in their famous person to turn into the face in their personal model manufacturers, embracing profitable contracts that continue their photographs on our displays and their palms at the wheel of a multi-billion buck undefined. and some celebrities—like the Olsen Twins and Victoria Beckham—have long past the entire manner and reinvented themselves as bonafide designers. no longer all celebrities be triumphant, yet in an ever extra crowded and clamorous industry, it’s more and more not going that any model model will prevail with no big name involvement—even if designers, like Michael Kors, need to turn into celebrities themselves.
 
Agins charts this unusual new terrain with wit and perception and an insider’s entry to the attention-grabbing struggles of the bold-type names and their jealousies, insecurities, and triumphs. every person from insiders to lovers of Project Runway and America's subsequent best Model will are looking to learn Agins’s tackle the glitter and stardust remodeling the style undefined, and the place it really is more likely to take us subsequent.

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