Opinion | Sinead O’Dwyer’s show at London Fashion Week shows that diversity in high fashion is important
The show was incredibly diverse, featuring models of all sizes and races — something underrepresented in luxury fashion. There was even a model who went down the catwalk in a wheelchair. It’s the first time I’ve ever seen models size 14 and up showcased, and I’ve watched a lot of shows. Needless to say, it sparked a lot of conversation — good and bad.
British Vogue posted clips of the show on their TikTok, which received mixed reactions in the comment section. Beauty news outlets such as Glamour UK loved O’Dwyer’s idea, but some of their followers and people in their comments did not.
While some viewers were excited to see more diversity on the runway, others felt that the quality of the show was lacking. People commented that the models didn’t