First Chinese Model for Vogue
Vogue Italia’s January 2013 cover girl Fei Fei Sun is the first Chinese to score a solo cover of any Vogue edition. Steven Meisel shot the Chinese model in a homage to ’50s supermodel China Machado.
We seldom see Asians or any model of ‘exotic’ ethnicity on the cover of a prestigious magazine. Is this a sign that the fashion world is ready to change the diversity of cover models? I hope so. [FB]