We challenge fashion industry dependence on one body ideal, using inspirational press campaigns that feature a broader range of sizes, ages and skin tones. Through educational work, we empower undergraduates to change practice within their chosen field and embody diversity.
ALL WALKS BEYOND THE CATWALK Founded by Caryn Franklin, Debra Bourne and Erin O’Connor. These are the activities we have undertaken as fashion activists and campaigners for positive body image and diversity. MAY 2009 Caryn Frankin, Fashion Commentator and Patron of Beat, Debra Bourne, former Director of Lynne Franks PR and Creative Consultant, Erin O’Connor, [...]
All Walks is run entirely voluntarily by a committed group of fashion insiders who think fashion practice offers an important place to create positive messages about body and beauty diversity Caryn Franklin Co-FounderFormer fashion editor and co-editor of i-D Magazine for 6 years in the early eighties, Caryn Franklin has been a fashion commentator for 29 [...]
All Walks Beyond The Catwalk is a new initiative which recognises a shift in mood and attitude within fashion.