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Fashion Magazines Shake Off Weak Economy, Digital Trends

Fashion magazines in the United States are reporting record advertising sales in many cases for their all important September issues, typically the largest of the year. It’s a sign that high-end fashion, much like the art market, is bucking a weak economy and digital trends. Such titles as Hearst’s Elle, Harper’s Bazaar and Marie Claire and Time’s InStyle are all reporting double digit gains in September advertising sales, which closed this month....

Chanel Iman Stands Out in Industry With Too Few Minorities (photos)

Chanel Iman stands out in a fashion industry long criticized for not hiring and promoting women of color. With a name like hers, which is real it’s hard to see how she wouldn’t have a career in fashion and it shows in a new fashion spread of the UK’s Evening Standard. She came in third in Ford’s Supermodel of the World contest in 2006 when she was 16 an hasn't looked back. She vaulted to public attention the following year with a cover appearance on Teen Vogue, with two other up-and-coming models Karlie Kloss and Ali Michael....