Belgian Designer Sends a Message to Lagerfeld: Stop Racism

Posted By Toyacoyah Brown January 17th, 2014 Last Updated on: January 17th, 2014

Belgian designer Walter Van Beirendonck sent a model down the runway wearing a makeshift feathered headdress, with the not-so-subtle message “stop racism” scrawled across it in what looks to be red paint.  This was obviously a jab towards Karl Lagerfeld and all the eyebrows he raised last month with his Native inspired headdresses.

Read more from Alyssa Vingan on the Fashionista blog.


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Toyacoyah Brown is an enrolled member of the Comanche Nation, currently living in Chicago. She received her B.A. in Journalism from the University of Oklahoma and an M.A. in Media Studies from the University of Texas at Austin. When she's not scouring the Internet for fun things to share with PowWows.com readers you can find her digging for vinyl in her local record store or curling up with a good book.

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