Op-Ed | Fashion Blogging Has a Transparency Problem

A blogger at Rag & Bone | Photo: Yana Paskova for The New York Times

Today, in a guest Op-Ed piece, Jennine Jacob, founder of Independent Fashion Bloggers, exposes  a transparency problem that threatens the future of the business of blogging. NEW YORK, United States — Old media often seems to portray fashion bloggers as publishers gone rogue: online personalities thirsting for free product or paid public appearances. Ruth La Ferla’s recent piece in The New York Times, “New York Fashion Week Street

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Sweep of imagination, Inside Dior, China’s creative appeal, Tablets as buying machines, Monetising fashion blogs

Dries Van Noten Spring/Summer 2012 | Source: Style.com

Dries Van Noten: Illuminating a Cityscape (IHT) “Dries Van Noten’s show Wednesday was a magnificent sweep of imagination and invention compressed into elegant, modern clothes. There is no doubt that Paris, which comes last on the international calendar, holds the creative corner… What is required to succeed here is an exceptional vision and the ability of an established designer to change without breaking an

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