Social responsibility in the fashion industry is a hot topic. Fashion brands need to be wary of scrutiny for creating aspirational advertising that can be perceived as socially irresponsible.
The use of size zero models, both on the catwalk and in advertising, is a trend that has been on-going for many years since the rise of Twiggy in the sixties (so-called for her slim frame). However, with worrying statistics regarding eating disorders and a growing social backlash to this perceived ‘iconic’ body shape, we are seeing growing legislative intervention in this area.
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