The past few years have been monumental for body liberation. Along with the body positvity movement that’s instilling confidence in women of all sizes, modesty is being redefined as a personal choice rather than a requirement for self-respect.
The fashion industry, however, has been practicing this for decades. From well known '90s fashion provocateurs like John Galliano and Jean Paul Gaultier to Jacquemus' artistic interpretations, L’OFFICIEL gathers 12 topless moments in runway history that bared it all.
“This last is important. Even in corporate environments, it is very difficult to remove an underling for incompetence if that underling has seniority and a long history of good performance reviews. As in government bureaucracies, the easiest way to deal with such people is often to “kick them upstairs”: promote them to a higher post, where they become somebody else’s problem.”