Share FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinWhatsappTelegramEmail 3.5K If You Like This Article Kindly Give Us A Share!Levi’s announced it would partner with Lalaland.ai, an AI-powered digital fashion studio that creates lifelike fashion models. According to a press release, the initiative hopes to increase “the number and diversity” of Levi’s models “in a sustainable way.” The announcement was met with backlash, including from models of color who are already underrepresented in the fashion industry. “I think it’s silly, especially because there are so many diverse models out there,” said Jasmine Rutledge, a Black, 28-year-old model based in Los Angeles. “So they talk about diversity, yet they’re not willing to go out of their way to book those people,” More Articles You Would Love VIDEO: Watch Dave Chappelle Arrive In Ghana & Dance Alongside His Cultural Welcomers Yvonnes Nelson’s Pregnancy Turns Big Scandal: Baby Daddy Is A Broke, White Convict, Abuser & Already Married: And Yes It Matters Rutledge has worked with Levi’s before and recalls being the only Black person on set. “I only worked with them one time because I was probably their token Black girl for the day, instead of being like a regular model with them. These companies have their rotation of models that they use all the time,” she said. Share FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinWhatsappTelegramEmail FashionGHANA Admin FashionGHANA.com is a Fashion PR Company, Events planning & management team as well as Africa's leading Fashion Media House. Get Intouch with us and let's see how we can help you grow. [email protected] More For You VIDEO: Black American Dexter Caffey Traces His Ancestry To Egyptian Pharoah Ramses III... VIDEO: Nigerian Retailer & Organizer Of ‘Ghana Wig Fair’ Chased Out Of Ghana... You Would Be Mad To Believe Queen Charlotte Bridgeton Could Have Been A... Americans React Fiercely After Nike ‘Cancels Women’ & Uses Transgender Man To Model... Basketballer Angel Reese Slams US First Lady Jill Biden’s & Rejects Apology “We’ll... White Australians Set To Vote If Original Black Australian Should Have Human Rights... North African Country Tunisia Targets & Kicks Out Black African Immigrants After President... Victoria’s Secret’s Concert Fashion Show Set To Return In 2023 After 4 Years... ‘WE ARE BLACK & THAT’S THAT’ John Boyega Responds To Idris Elba’s “I’m... Haitian-Italian Designer Stella Jean Quits Milan Fashion Week & Goes On A Hunger... Leave a Comment Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.