Category: The Bizz

Karlie Kloss in Japan: Cultural Appropriation?

Oh-oh. Yesterday I got into a twitter fight with an angry lady, who found the recent Karlie Kloss editorial in Vogue US to be an example of respectless cultural appropriation. My attempts to add some nuance to the story failed, so here I am, trying again.

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Editor’s Note #52 – We’re back!

Hello everyone, we are here again! Totally fresh and fruity, recovered from a two weeks holiday, amazing! Let’s do this more often. Well, not a lot more often, but every year during summer and during Christmas. Holidays, lovely.

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Editor’s Note #51 – Vacation

I remember clearly when the Fashionmilk-adventure started for me. It was in January 2012, I was in Tokyo. Because I wanted to do something besides photography, I decided to focus on Fashionmilk. The site had to be and would be a success.

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Editor’s Note #49 – Three days Tokyo

When I waved Romy (Mathôt, iD Model Management) goodbye a few weeks ago at Schiphol, I was a bit upset. Last year I travelled with her as a mentor, but now she was old and wise enough to fly to Tokyo alone. I wanted to join, but tickets are expensive! So I complained a bit on Facebook and tried to put Japan out of my head for this year.

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