While transgender individuals have always been around, Caitlyn Jenner has brought transgender fashion to center stage. Many transgender models are now walking catwalks and proudly participating in campaigns. The following are a few ways that transgender models stand to change the way that the fashion industry operates.
Blur Lines between Genders
Gender fluidity has become more and more common, with many individuals from all walks of life claiming to identify neither as strictly a man or woman. Some transgender models have actually modeled both men and women’s clothing, coming out in full makeup and dresses for the women’s and sporting a five ‘o clock shadow for the men’s. As transgender models become increasingly common, we can expect to see the traditionally “acceptable” clothing and fashion for men and women change and merge, as well.