Alexandra Shulman Archive

In Vogue: what’s the difference between a ‘real woman’ and a ‘non-real woman’?

I’ve been reading a lot about how fashion has to represent “real women.” But what does this mean and who are these “real women”? Caroline, by email Excellent question, Caroline! I’ve been thinking about this a lot, especially since the publication of the latest issue of Vogue, which proudly proclaims itself to be a “model-free zone”, in which clothes are photographed – as editor Alexandra …