Marc Jacobs apologises amid row over using white models with dreadlocks

Marc Jacobs apologises amid row over using white models with dreadlocks

The Guardian: World News

After saying allegations of cultural appropriation were ‘funny’, designer admits he displayed ‘lack of sensitivity’

Fashion designer Marc Jacobs has apologised for his response to criticism over using white models with dreadlocks during the final day of New York Fashion Week.

The designer was attacked on social media after the models, including Gigi and Bella Hadid and Karlie Kloss, wore rainbow dreadlocks for his Thursday catwalk show.

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