Staffers resign over designer Mark Fast's decision to use plus-size models in London Fashion Week

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This is an article I found at NY Daily News. It is extremely disturbing to say the least.


Fashion disaster!

London Fashion Week got a rude awakening this weekend when designer Mark Fast announced his intent to use UK size 14 models on the runway.

The daring move, which placed ladies with US sizes 8-10 on the catwalk, led to a near meltdown among the young designer's staff. Both his stylist and creative director walked out just three days before Saturday's show at Westminster, according to Britain's Daily Mail.

Fast, a 28-year-old knitwear designer originally from Canada, was reportedly saved thanks to the help of a couple of creative freelancers, Daniela Agnelli and Natalie Hubbarb, who stepped in last minute



Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/lifestyle/fashion/2009/09/22/2009-09-22_staffers_resign_over_designer_mark_fasts_decision_to_use_plussize_models_in_lond.html#ixzz0SAy8wKOt

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