Karl Lagerfeld has sparked his latest media furor, after the fashion designer told a French indie magazine that he was “fed up” with the #MeToo movement. Leading actress Rose McGowan to brand him a "dinosaur misogynist."
Co-founders, model Kristina Romanova, and singer-songwriter and lawyer Antoniette Costa, launched the foundation this Tuesday, unveiling a global platform that seeks to tackle sexual harassment in the fashion industry.
Ahead of New York Fashion Week the industry is unveiling new professional guidelines to combat the kind of sexual harassment and assault allegations plaguing some of the world's most renowned fashion photographers.
Star fashion photographers Mario Testino and Bruce Weber were accused of sexual harassment in a New York Times article at the weekend with Vogue saying it wouldn't use them for the foreseeable future as a result.
The repercussions of Harvey Weinstein's downfall spread further beyond Hollywood to the worlds of fashion and finance on Tuesday as employers showed the door to powerful men accused of sexual harassment.
US fashion photographer Terry Richardson, who has been accused of sexually exploiting models for years, will no longer have his work published in some of the world's top magazines, Condé Nast confirmed Tuesday.