Fashion designers inspired by mental health. This week may 16 22 is mental health awareness week with relationships as the theme. A pyer moss model wears buttons with the names of drugs and substances often used to medicate mental illness. Mental health in fashion is an issue that needs to be addressed. The ghanian born model first championed the de stigmatisation of mental health when she opened up about her battle with addiction and an attempt at suicide in a video last year.
At the time he felt really alone and isolated thinking. Well be running features all week about the mental health of those close to you the mental health of the artists that inspire you and the different ways that communities and individuals deal with the issue. The designer using fashion to raise mental health awareness. Gucci model stages mental health protest at milan fashion week this article is more than 11 months old model holds up hands with mental health is not fashion during catwalk show.
For world mental health day weve rounded up eight designs that address the increasingly prevalent topic of mental wellbeing including a hand held anxiety reducer and a metaphorical gun that. Erykah badu styled a fashion show spotlighting mental health pyer moss showcased an entire show based on raising awareness for mental health. The creative mind behind the instantly recognizable feel good bright colors and cheerful prints kate spade had been suffering from depression and anxiety for five years. She is also heavily involved with heads together having recently featured in a clip alongside her mother camilla lowther as part of the oktosay campaign.