This is said to be the first time it’s ever happened.
The Fashion Spot examined 116 major New York shows — which included 2.700 runway appearances, and found that 31.5% of models were non-white.
Shows examined included Chocheng, which had one model of colour on the runway, Marchesa with four non-white models, Kanye West was praised for his diverse showcase of Yeezy Season 5, where 74% of the models were of colour.
Read The Fashion Spot’s full diversity report here.
Or watch guest reactions to Yeezy Season 5 below.
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