• 'Slaves to debt': fashion models speak out about catwalk misery

    20 days ago - By Fashion United

    They appear to be living the dream, walking the catwalks of Paris, New York and Milan in the most beautiful clothes money can buy.
    But behind the glamour and the travel, many models are earning mere "pocket money", tied by debt to agencies and afraid to admit what they owe.
    "The worst thing is that it is impossible to talk about because in this industry people only want to work with 'successful' girls," said 26-year-old
    Clara, who has appeared in Vogue and walked for uber-hip labels like Prada,
    Rick Owens and Comme des Garcons.
    The London-based model, who is deeply in debt to her agencies...
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