Fashion News Roundup: Topshop Gets in Trouble for Using a Skinny Model, DvF Talks About Kate Middleton's Style, and Naomi Campbell's Former Agent Dishes

Topshop Pulls Skinny Model from Ads: Model Codie Young caused a ruckus for appearing too skinny in images on Topshop’s website. Some eating disorder activists complained. Codie is pissed and says she’s just naturally skinny. {DailyMail} Christy Turlington Was the Responsible Model and Naomi Campbell Wasn’t. Shocker!: Model agent Carole White talks about the supermodel heyday when she represented Christy, Naomi, and Linda. Carole said, “Christy was a dream, very professional and calm, whereas Naomi was less disciplined and used to get me into trouble.” Why are we not surprised. {Telegraph} Fashion Law Gets Some Attention: Read an interview with Charles Colman, who is an expert in the burgeoning field of fashion law. He represented WTForever21 in that recent hoopla. {AboveTheLaw}
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Topshop Pulls Skinny Model from Ads: Model Codie Young caused a ruckus for appearing too skinny in images on Topshop’s website. Some eating disorder activists complained. Codie is pissed and says she’s just naturally skinny. {DailyMail} Christy Turlington Was the Responsible Model and Naomi Campbell Wasn’t. Shocker!: Model agent Carole White talks about the supermodel heyday when she represented Christy, Naomi, and Linda. Carole said, “Christy was a dream, very professional and calm, whereas Naomi was less disciplined and used to get me into trouble.” Why are we not surprised. {Telegraph} Fashion Law Gets Some Attention: Read an interview with Charles Colman, who is an expert in the burgeoning field of fashion law. He represented WTForever21 in that recent hoopla. {AboveTheLaw}
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Topshop Pulls Skinny Model from Ads: Model Codie Young caused a ruckus for appearing too skinny in images on Topshop’s website. Some eating disorder activists complained. Codie is pissed and says she’s just naturally skinny. {DailyMail}

Christy Turlington Was the Responsible Model and Naomi Campbell Wasn’t. Shocker!: Model agent Carole White talks about the supermodel heyday when she represented Christy, Naomi, and Linda. Carole said, “Christy was a dream, very professional and calm, whereas Naomi was less disciplined and used to get me into trouble.” Why are we not surprised. {Telegraph}

Fashion Law Gets Some Attention: Read an interview with Charles Colman, who is an expert in the burgeoning field of fashion law. He represented WTForever21 in that recent hoopla. {AboveTheLaw}

Diane von Furstenberg Calls Kate Middleton So Much More Than a Style Icon: DvF, who was the only designer to dress Kate during her recent North American tour, said, "She is not a style icon. She is so much more. She is so sure of who she is, and should never let go of that." We don’t think she’s going to let go of her LK Bennetts anytime soon, either. {NYPost}

That Weird Robert Duffy Video Was Removed From Marc Jacobs’ YouTube Page: Apparently whoever posted that video of Robert Duffy stripping thought better of it and took it down. Too late, though, huh? {WWD}

Dolce & Gabbana Digital: Dolce and Gabbana talk about being digital fashion pioneers. And one of them never even goes online! Watch the video--they’re a charming interview. {BofF}

CFDA Is Teaming Up with Gilt To Offer Fashion Design Scholarships: If you’re lucky enough to win one of the CFDA’s student design scholarships, there’s now an opportunity to add to that. Gilt will divide $20,000 between five lucky students and produce the grand prize winner’s capsule collection to sell on Gilt. {via release, Gilt}