The Changing Face of the All-American Model
Over the past 50 years, the U.S. population has become increasingly diverse: According to the most recent census, 36% of the American population now identifies as non-Caucasian--that's in comparison to just 16% in 1970. The idea of what it means to be American and to look American this July 4, 2013, is vastly different than the July 4ths of half a century ago. So how has this changed the American beauty ideals, and, by default, the American modeling industry?
Zach Galifianakis, Handbag Designer?
We love Zach Galifianakis, but really? Designing a handbag? We thought he just carried one in the movies. We never saw it coming but it's true. The comedian has been tapped by Keith Richards' wife Patti Hansen to design a one-of-a-kind handbag for her line Hung On U, which will be auctioned off for charity at the bag line's Barneys launch party. Proceeds will benefit the Epidermolysis Bullosa Medical Research Foundation Galifianakis isn't the only unlikely guest celebrity designer: