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Christian Siriano talks politics on the runway and why he won’t be dressing Melania Trump

  • At New York Fashion Week this February, Christian Siriano was one of the many designers who decided that this time around, politics had a place on their runway. In Siriano’s case, that meant sending a model down the runway wearing a black T-shirt that read “People are people” in bold white script. 
  • It was pointed. It was powerful. And according to Siriano, it was just the right time. “I did think it was the right time,” Siriano said in an interview with Mic

  • “I think what’s happening in our world, and everything out there, there is so much hate. My point wasn’t political, but just that we all need to take a step back and understand that people are people and we need to support one another.” Read more. (4/12/2017 10:20 AM)