Racist Moments in Fashion

February 27, 2015 7:00 PM

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During Milan Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2015, designer Claudio Cutugno sent his models down the runway with their faces covered in glittery black paint.

Naturally, this didn't sit well with the critical eye of the Internet, with detractors calling Cutungo racist for incorporating offensive blackface imagery into his collection. He later responded in a statement by saying his concept was inspired by the works of artist Emilio Isgrò, adding, "I am ext...

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