()Fashion is frequently inspired by other civilizations. Cries of cultural appropriation are occasionally overblown, occasionally not. But in a time where oriental celebrities are attempting to profit equal pay while blowing off continuing racist caricatures, as well as photographer Billy Kidd within an advertorial for Chanel at Interview Magazine.

  • Yes, several asians wear straw hats while farming
  • Yes, several asians utilize a carrying rod.

However in New York City:-LRB-***)

  • No, asians don’t wear straw hats (using a Chanel logo) at Chinatown
  • Nor do they utilize carrying rods
  • indigenous individuals do not wear tabi (fur socks)
  • They have the maximum rate of poverty in New York City
  • They’re victims of domestic violence and human trafficking
  • They reside in miniature flat, and are merely hoping to earn a dwelling


(b)The pictures aren’t “cool” or “awesome.” They perform upon stereotypes that are obsolete which see asians hat peasants from the name of style.  

What’s obtained by such a shallow depiction?