Influencers vs. professionals

Dolce & Gabbana’s Runway Experiment

Several weeks ago, the Italian designers Stefano Gabbana and Domenico Dolce had an idea that was either brilliant or really terrible. Why not put on a fashion show using amateur models instead of professionals? They wanted to use mothers and daughters, fathers and babies, friends and boyfriends, people of all ages and sizes. “It’s not just a fashion show, it’s generations!” Gabbana told me in Milan last Sunday, an hour before the experiment hit the runway. ….[READ]