With Pierpaolo Piccioli, Adut Akech and Chika.
Unveiling its seventh annual #BoF500 print edition, Business of Fashion just announced that the cover will be graced by Dapper Dan, Pierpaolo Piccioli with Adut Akech and Chika.
Unpacking one of the industries hottest topics; inclusivity, the upcoming issue will focus on exploring some of the racially-charged controversies we have seen within fashion in the recent years, as well as detailing missed areas of opportunities while offering insight into how fashion houses can engage the younger generation.
With topics such as creating an inclusive workspace, Gucci collaborator, Dapper Dan talks about the infamous balaclava controversies that tainted the luxury Italian label earlier in the year. While, Sudanese-Australian model Adut Akech, who was once mistaken for another black model, along with Valentino creative director Piccioloi, will discuss the significance of their union, and rapper Chika shares her ideas on authentic inclusion and brands connecting with younger consumers.
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