Celebrities in Fashion Magazines: Why the Hate?

I really don’t understand when some so-called fashionistas complain about magazines using celebrities instead of models on covers and inside of magazines. They often say that celebrities “aren’t models” and therefore don’t deserve to be in magazines. They believe that putting, say, Eva Longoria, on the cover of Vogue is done only in the name of selling more magazines and that “real models” are of better use, since they’re “better trained.” While that may be true, they’re also missing something very important. These very fashionistas often complain about the lack of size diversity in models. However, when a publication uses a celebrity, they are creating said diversity…

About CynthiaC


Cynthia Cheng Mintz, founder of Shorty Stories, also runs the online-only lifestyle magazine, DelectablyChic!

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...


Read previous post:
Petite Fashion Challenge 7: The Little Black Dress

This month's Petite Fashion Challenge, hosted by Jessy from The Little Dust Princess, required us to add a pop of...

Close