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Fearless She Wrote

Why Does the Fashion Industry Refuse to Listen to Women?

Stop designing for trends and design for our bodies.

Artwork: © Carlyn Beccia | www.CarlynBeccia.com

Recently, I needed a dress for a party. I don't usually buy fast fashion, but with clothing prices rising and my budget dropping, I caved. I ordered a red velvet swing dress from the retailer Free People.

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Carlyn Beccia

Carlyn Beccia

Author & illustrator. My latest books — 10 AT 10, MONSTROUS: THE LORE, GORE, & SCIENCE, and THEY LOST THEIR HEADS. Contact: CarlynBeccia.com

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