Topic: Modeling Industry

Tom Brady Wears A Dog Collar, Tom Ford Says Controversial Things In V

Tom Brady Wears A Dog Collar, Tom Ford Says Controversial Things In V

Tom Brady plays football but the fashion industry has decided he’s just too beautiful for all that pummeling and grunting, so they’ve bestowed upon him a nebulous career in being handsome. Thus, here is Tom Brady wearing a Givenchy suit on the cover of V, photographed by Mario Testino, styled by Carine Roitfeld and interviewed by Tom Ford himself (the full-court press). The New England Patriots’ quarterback and husband to Gisele Bundchen probably said some pleasant things in that interview, but it’s Ford who says all the interesting stuff. More »

5 Reasons You Should Care About The Model Alliance

5 Reasons You Should Care About The Model Alliance

The Model Alliance launched last night at New York’s Standard Hotel to an unsurprisingly model-studded crowd. TheGloss came along for a few reasons: 1) we are unapologetic modelizers and wanted to gawk at attendees like Crystal Renn, Victoria’s Secret Angel Doutzen Kroes and host Coco Rocha, 2) and we care very much about the Alliance’s mission, think they’re doing something important. More »

Supermodel CarrĂ© Otis: “Cocaine Was Just What People Were Doing”

Supermodel Carré Otis: "Cocaine Was Just What People Were Doing"

If anyone needs to be reminded of how horrible the modeling industry can be, it sounds like Carre Otis‘ new memoir Beauty, Disrupted will do that tremendously. Although we’ve already mentioned one of the more nightmarish aspects of her rise to fame–her brutal account of being raped by her agent as a teenager–she discusses in a new interview how she was introduced to cocaine by that same agent and just how stupidly commonplace it is in fashion. …And how overcoming anorexia was more challenging than kicking heroin. More »