Skip Nav
Street Style
66 Styling Hacks That Fashion Girls Use Daily
Winter Fashion
How to Give Your Denim a Makeover Without Spending a Dime
Fashion News
The 50 Most Unforgettable Fashion Moments of 2017

Fab Flash: Rodarte Diet Request Causes Vogue Controversy

The April issue of Vogue has been feeling its share of media heat, first for the possibly suggestive cover with LeBron James and Gisele Bundchen, and now for one of the features inside. Last September, a Vogue editor suggested that Laura and Kate Mulleavy, the designers behind Rodarte, see a trainer and go on a diet. The sisters admitted that a doctor had told them to get in shape and said they wanted to be healthier, so they agreed and accepted four months of personal training and a meal-delivery service paid for by the magazine. As a result, Laura and Kate lost 50 pounds combined, all the while keeping a journal which appears in the April Shape issue.

The magazine has a history of chronicling staff diets, but objections rose that such a suggestion to an outside party was out of line. What do you think, are the ladies at Vogue just trying to rabblerouse or is the media concern deserved?

To see the spread more up close just



Who Is Terry Richardson?
Catalina Sanchez Barrenechea Wedding Dress
Annabelle Caufman Soudavar's Wedding Dress
Cindy Crawford's Closet
From Our Partners
Latest Fashion
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds